Meatless Monday: Lasagna

Here is one of my favorite recipes! Ingredients: 1 box of oven ready lasagna 28 oz jar of spaghetti sauce 1 zucchini 1 yellow squash 1 medium size container of ricotta cheese basil rosemary 1 bag of Mozzarella cheese 1 egg, beaten Cooking Instructions: Preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit.  Grease cooking dish. Add a…

1 Day Down, Many to Go!!

Hey there, It has been awhile since I have written a blog post and I apologize for that.  I’ve been busy trying to get settled back in to mountain life, but also trying to enjoy the outdoors as much as possible while I am not working. Yesterday I was able to hit the slopes for…

Oh Canada!

Hey there, I told you a little bit about myself when I first started this blog.  That was a few months ago, but I have not  told you how I became so appreciative of the outdoors and what really inspired me to do the things I do. So here it goes… I grew up going…

Meatless Monday: Slow Cooker Chili

It is starting to get chili (see what I did there?) out so I thought I would add warm recipe.  This is also from Pinterest so do not give me the credit. Ingredients: Drain all cans of beans. 30 oz can of Kidney Beans 15 oz can of black beans Another 15 oz can, but…

Meatless Monday: Parmesan Zucchini

Here is another pinterest meal.  I have not tried it yet so do not blame me if it is bad  but it looks like it would be a good appetizer for when you have people over to your house for a dinner party. Ingredients: 2 zucchini 1/4 cup Parmesan cheese 2 minced garlic cloves 1…

Home Sweet Home?

Well folks, Things here in Michigan are wrapping up and snow is falling in Denver!  Which means it is almost ski season!!! I don’t think words can describe how excited I am for the upcoming months ahead. However, I am still on an adventure for the next few days, because as always, moving across the…

And the Adventure Continues!

Good afternoon ladies and gents, We are so much closer to ski season! It is even starting to snow in the mountains!  Hopefully this is a promising sign and there will be lots of powder to float in this season.  Fingers crossed. Anyways, my boyfriend and I are continuing our adventures through Michigan.  We got…

Meatless Monday: Spicy Baked Cauliflower

Ingredients: Cauliflower Parchment Paper Your favorite Hot Sauce Directions: Preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit. Chop the cauliflower. Dip cauliflower in a bowl of your favorite hot sauce. Place parchment paper on cooking sheet. Place cauliflower on cooking sheet. Place in oven for 18 minutes. ENJOY!   Rice is a nice side, or you can…

Spontaneous Getaway

I’ve been in the Mitten for a little over 4 months now and this weekend I think I’ve explored it the most.  It’s been great! My boyfriend was in town again and my job is wrapping up here so we ventured off to Northern Michigan.  At the beginning of the summer before him and I…

Meatless Monday: Lo Mein

Try this recipe because it is SO GOOD!!!! (Also, from pinterest)   Ingredients: Spaghetti noodles or egg noodles 1 tablespoon of olive oil 2 garlic cloves 1 onion, chopped 2 cups chopped broccoli 1 bell peppers 1 carrot, shredded 2 cups button mushrooms   How to: Boil noodles Heat olive oil, sauté garlic and onion…

Meatless Monday Recipe : Broccoli Spaghetti Squash

Here is a really good recipe I saw on Pinterest. (Most of my recipes come from Pinterest BTW)   Ingredients: 1 Medium Spaghetti Squash 4-6 oz of Broccoli crowns 2-3 oz of your favorite cheese (shredded) Salt and pepper to taste 2 tablespoons of feta cheese   Directions: Preheat oven to 400 degrees Fahrenheit Cut…

A Very Local Weekend

Hey there folks! Happy September!! I hope everybody’s 3 day weekend was as spectacular as mine.  I spent it lakeside with a cold beverage in my hand.  What better way to say goodbye to summer? My weekends have been pretty good lately and they always make it hard to go back to work on Monday…