Honey and Harissa Farro Salad


Recipe 28 from The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook by Deb Perelman This is it people…the very last salad from The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook! And it was a really tasty finale. I’ll be taking a little break from cooking from the cookbook because we’re getting ready to move and I’m trying to thin out my stash from…

Roasted Baby Root Salad with Sherry-Shallot Vinaigrette Review


Recipe 27 from The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook by Deb Perelman Sorry to those subscribers who may have gotten an undone post in their inbox about an hour ago! My slippery fingers got the best of me. You’ll have to wait for the details on that one because I’m not good at going out of order….

Cranberry Bean Salad with Feta and Walnuts Review


Recipe 26 from The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook by Deb Perelman Okay, I sadly found a salad recipe that I’m not a big fan of, but I’m assuming it’s because I cut a couple corners and didn’t totally stick to the recipe. The recipe of course calls for cranberry beans but I had a hard time…

Broccoli Slaw Review


Recipe 25 from The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook by Deb Perelman And we continue to move along with 4 salads and counting. I was able to get my goal of 2 salads done again this week so if I have my act together we’ll be closing this chapter on salads next week! I’m ready for pizza!!…

Sugar Snap Salad with Miso Dressing Recipe Review


Recipe 24 from The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook by Deb Perelman Rounding the corner this week is salad recipe number 2 and another winner for the Mays. A little more prep on this salad with the chopping and blanching of the peas but if you’ve got time to chop, this guy will hold up well even…

Kale Salad with Cherries and Pecans Review


Recipe 23 from The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook by Deb Perelman Believe it or not I’m actually flying through the salad chapter. I have my 2 salads for this week done which means I have 4 more to go! My husband and I have enjoyed so many of these salads on the side of whatever I…

Iceberg Stack with Blue Cheese and Radishes


Recipe 21 from The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook by Deb Perelman This was one of the easiest recipes she’s given me so far and I love a good wedge salad. I think the best I’ve had had candied nuts on it which takes a wedge salad to a whole new level. I miss Johnny Carinos!! The…

Transitions


God was preparing me for change last week. I could feel it. I don’t know how to describe it but it felt like death was looming. I felt panicky a few days and couldn’t sleep at least one night, worrying about what it was. I think yesterday was what God was preparing me for. It’s…

Fingerlings Vinaigrette With Sieve Eggs and Pickled Celery


Recipe 20 from The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook by Deb Perelman It’s a really long name for a potato salad but this potato salad is fancy guys. You have to sieve the eggs for goodness sakes. This is a FANCY potato salad! I was honestly not looking forward to this salad. Every time I looked at…

Sensory Goo Mats


I’ve been trying to come up with stuff to make for Ellie to play with in her high chair that’s not messy. When I saw these mat ideas on Pinterest I thought they would be a good solution and really fun to make. I wasn’t wrong. As you can see, I attempted to make something…

Zucchini Ribbons with Almond Pesto


Recipe 19 from The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook by Deb Perelman Yum guys! This recipe is yum. 10 points and all the stars…you’ve got to try this one if you don’t have a nut or almond allergy! The recipe was only a little time consuming with peeling the zucchini into ribbons but other then that the…