Tag: olive oil

Easy Healthy Giant Breakfast Casserole for a Crowd (Great Mother’s Day Brunch!)

Easy Healthy Giant Breakfast Casserole for a Crowd (Great Mother’s Day Brunch!)

This easy overnight ham and veggie breakfast casserole recipe is the perfect solution to entertaining for breakfast or brunch, without having to spend a bunch of time in the kitchen the morning of. It’s also a great recipe for church potlucks! HEALTHY BREAKFAST CASSEROLE Oh […]

Oven Roasted Shamrock Potato Recipe for St. Patrick’s Day

Oven Roasted Shamrock Potato Recipe for St. Patrick’s Day

We usually eat my Irish Beef Stew for St. Patrick’s Day, but this year I wanted to do something fun and creative with our St. Patrick’s day menu since Corban is old enough to get into cute food. Since potatoes are a traditional Irish food, […]

Roasted Delicata Squash Recipe and Battling Postpartum Depression

Roasted Delicata Squash Recipe and Battling Postpartum Depression

At the end of autumn we got several beautiful squash that I didn’t recognize in our CSA box. They were long and thin, varying in shades of yellow, orange, or green, with darker lines outlining the indentations between their gentle ridges. After a bit of […]

Summer Fig Salad Recipe

Summer Fig Salad Recipe

  Figs are one of the culinary joys of summer. Fresh figs are SO seasonal that, at least in Washington, you never see them any other time of year. The first time I see them in the grocery store or at the market each year, […]

Homemade Roast Beef Deli Recipe

Homemade Roast Beef Deli Recipe

Sandwiches are the unsung heroes of the kitchen. They can be as simple as spreading peanut butter and jelly, or melting a piece of cheese between two slices of bread. They can be piled high with healthy ingredients like avocados, cucumbers, and peppers, or battered […]

Rosemary Olive Oil (Great Hostess Gift Under $10!)

Rosemary Olive Oil (Great Hostess Gift Under $10!)

Thanksgiving has zoomed past, and Christmas has been quickly approaching.  But in the Johnson household, this is the season of baby.  In the midst of nursery painting, furniture gathering (and painting), clothes and toy washing, birthing classes, midwife appointments and LOTS of warm baths (the […]

Chicken Salad in Creamy Avocado Dressing Recipe

Chicken Salad in Creamy Avocado Dressing Recipe

August is HOT! I’ve always loved the heat and anxiously awaited the two months of summer that we get in Washington, but everything is different when I’m pregnant.  I now get dizzy if the temperature is over 85 degrees, and have taken to wearing ice […]

Strawberry Edamame Salad Recipe

Strawberry Edamame Salad Recipe

It’s finally spring!!!  I know that I’ve been complaining a bit about wishing spring would just get here.  Well it has, and I’m celebrating.  The rains have stopped, the sun is out, the flowers are in bloom (check out the photo below!), my raised garden […]