Simple Life, Simple Food, All Inspired by my Appalachian Roots

Month: January 2019

Tasty Mushroom Quinoa Risotto

Tasty Mushroom Quinoa Risotto

I found myself all alone for dinner the other night, so decided to make something warm and comforting. If you have been following along, part of this years resolutions was to use up everything in the house first. I threw in eat a little healthier […]

Cilantro Lime Carrot Slaw

Cilantro Lime Carrot Slaw

I created this from the clean pantry and fridge challenge that I put myself on for the new year. I had this ginormous bag of baby carrots that were taking up way too much room in my vegetable drawer. I used them in my first […]

Super Creamy Chicken Pasta

Super Creamy Chicken Pasta

In keeping of the spirit of my resolutions, I have some items leftover from the holidays that I need to use. It’s bitter cold outside this weekend and I was in the mood for a big bowl of creamy chicken pasta. I have vowed to […]

Tuna Salad with Walnuts

Tuna Salad with Walnuts

Happy New Year! Well we are now into the second week of the New Year. My Son is back in school and everyone is getting back into the work routine. I had some time off toward the end of the year from my corporate job. […]