Harvest Vegetable Salad with Almond Butter-Balsamic Vinaigrette

Harvest Vegetable Salad with Almond Butter-Balsamic Vinaigrette

Is anyone else counting down the days until it is officially Fall? Each day, I make a mental note that we are one step closer to one of my favorite seasons (I can never decide if I like Spring or Fall better). I know what you're thinking: this girl likes vegetables WAY too much. And she [...]

Charred Corn Salad with Chili-Lime Shrimp

Charred Corn Salad with Chili-Lime Shrimp

So, I finally caved and bought a cast-iron skillet. I had convinced myself that the hard-anodized aluminum grill pan we splurged on two years ago had all the same capabilities and I didn't need to add yet another piece to my ever-growing collection of cooking tools. However, I am quickly learning the wonders of a [...]

Asian Kale Salad (inspired by Hillstone’s kale and rotisserie chicken salad)

Asian Kale Salad (inspired by Hillstone’s kale and rotisserie chicken salad)

Do you ever try something and instantly get hooked? Like have-to-have-it-every-night-for-a-week hooked? That's how I felt when I tried Hillstone restaurant's kale and rotisserie chicken salad for the first time last week. There is something about the crunchy kale and cabbage tossed in the roasted peanut vinaigrette that makes the salad so magical. The Hillstone [...]