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carrot salad

Fresh Carrot Salad

Fresh, healthy and easy. After the holidays, I’m only feeling one of those three…

veggie soup

Crisper Soup

Waste drives me crazy, especially of the beautiful veggie variety. But I can only feed those chickens so much- what to do with all that leftover produce?

butternut squash soup

A Lesson in Shortcuts, Butternut Squash Style

Almost a month ago I believed I had stumbled upon an awesome discovery- organic butternut squash puree in a can. No more having to hack into, peel and roast a squash. Instead, you could just open the can, add some fresh ingredients and dinner is served.

carrot and fennel soup

Roasted Fennel and Carrot Soup

My kids are on a soup kick lately, which is awesome. Soup is perfect for those weeknights when we are all running in different directions. It’s healthy, nutrient rich and easily gluten-free.

roasted carrots

Zesty Roasted Carrots

My friend Katie requested that I play around with roasting carrots – I know how that sounds kind of dirty birdy.

carrot cake

Best Carrot Cake

Carrots are growing like crazy in my garden right now, which is a perfect excuse for this cake that I absolutely love. Moist, tender and delicious, this recipe is a keeper.

Chef in my kitchen, Cal Stamenov, Chef and Culinary Director at Bernardus Lodge

Chef Cal’s Carrot Cake Cookies

Every time Cal and Ben come to the house, Ben bakes some amazing carrot cake cookies. This recipe makes a huge batch, but these cookies are so wonderful and delicious that you’ll be happy to store the extras in a sealed container in the fridge.