Main Course, Recipes, Soup, Vegan, Vegetable, Vegetarian

White Wine Vegetable and Herb Soup

Cold winter nights? Try this healthy, filling vegetable soup to warm you up. {Shhhh I'll tell you a secret: it's actually rather warm in Anchorage for December. High of 42º! But I'm ready for these cozy winter recipes.} With this recipe you'll be curled up on the couch in front of the fire in no… Continue reading White Wine Vegetable and Herb Soup

Chicken, Main Course, Poultry, Recipes

Balsamic Chicken with Mushrooms and Green Beans

Well, we just got back from the most wonderful wedding in Florida! I was able to stand by my cousins side as she married her best friend ❤ . I also {drumroll please} found the wedding dress of my dreams for my big day next year!! That was the good part of our mini vacation.… Continue reading Balsamic Chicken with Mushrooms and Green Beans

Main Course, Recipes, Soup, Vegan, Vegetarian

Hungarian Mushroom Soup

Ok, guys so here’s the scoop. This soup is hands down the most boring looking soup I’ve ever made... But as much as it is boring looking, it is INSANELY delicious! I can’t explain how perfectly the paprika, soy sauce, and mushrooms go together it’s just amazing. If you like that “umami” type flavor or… Continue reading Hungarian Mushroom Soup

Bacon, Game Meat, Main Course, Pork, Recipes

Roasted Caribou Strips

New Recipe! And this is by far one of my favorite, most unusual recipes. I’m ashamed to admit it, but even though I’ve been in Alaska for one year I haven’t yet tasted all of the native Alaska cuisine like Caribou {which is a crime really how can I call myself a foodie?!} This. Caribou.… Continue reading Roasted Caribou Strips

Recipes, Soup, Vegan, Vegetable, Vegetarian

Cabbage Detox Soup

Happy Hump Day y’all! This recipe I’m blogging tonight is one of my favorite soups. Now I know you’re thinking “uh cabbage soup?” Or maybe you didn’t even read this far {haha}. Trust me. I’m always like “meh” as I’m making it. Then I’m like “hmmmm” as I smell it simmering. Then I’m like “oh… Continue reading Cabbage Detox Soup

Main Course, Mexican, Poultry, Recipes, Spicy

Stuffed Poblano Peppers

Oh my! This recipe could not look more beautiful! And it tastes good too 😉 Peppers stuffed with chicken, veggies, and cheese! I served mine with some seasoned rice and sprinkled with cilantro. Perfect! Now this takes a bit of planning if you don’t have leftover/already cooked chicken {because the chicken needs to be cooked before… Continue reading Stuffed Poblano Peppers

Chicken, Main Course, Mexican, Poultry, Recipes

{Healthy} Baked Chicken Taquitos

Do you ever have those days where you come home and realize you’re completely unprepared for dinner. I had one of those days last week. I had forgotten to stop at the store the other night and had none of the ingredients I needed for dinner. What was I to do? My fiancé talked me… Continue reading {Healthy} Baked Chicken Taquitos

Appetizer, Main Course, Pork, Recipes, Side Dish

Spinach and Sausage Overstuffed Mushrooms

Hey, everybody! I'm moving right into that winter vibe lately and that means comfort food! Tonight on the menu: spinach and sausage overstuffed mushrooms. I don't even know what makes these mushrooms taste so good they're addicting. Oh, wait. They're filled with cheese and garlic so that's definitely it. This recipe began as an alternative/expansion… Continue reading Spinach and Sausage Overstuffed Mushrooms

Beverages, Recipes

Strawberry Hibiscus & Apple Cider Kombucha

Kombucha. What is this mysterious, fantastic concoction you ask? Well, kombucha is a fermented sweetened black or green tea believed to have natural health benefits specifically digestive benefits. Kombucha is made by fermenting tea using a SCOBY {symbiotic colony of bacteria and yeast}. The SCOBY feeds on the sugars in the tea during the fermenting… Continue reading Strawberry Hibiscus & Apple Cider Kombucha

Bacon, Main Course, Recipes, Side Dish, Soup, Vegetarian

White Bean Soup {with brown butter & bacon}

Happy Halloween🎃! Today in Anchorage the fog hung low and thick, completely hiding the mountains and creeping across the ground. It was the absolute most perfect day for Halloween! This soup will warm you up inside with its creamy texture and nutty flavor of the spiced brown butter. Plus, um bacon?! Can you go wrong?… Continue reading White Bean Soup {with brown butter & bacon}