California Veggie Sandwiches

What truly brings this sandwich together is the pickled vegetables. Just a simple combination of chopped vegetables, vinegar, sugar and a little seasoning that marinates together in your fridge until ready to eat. No cooking, no canning – just vegetables submerged in a simple mixture that takes your sandwich to the next level. The combination…

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Spring Salad with Asparagus, Cucumber, and Peas

We wanted to make a salad that both took advantage of fresh produce but also incorporated interesting textures and bright flavors. We love the peppery radishes, the cool spiralized cucumbers and the ribbons of asparagus that pair perfectly with feta & parmesan cheese. Use your favorite dressing (just about anything will work!) or use the…

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Lemon Garlic Shrimp Skewers

We love the bright notes of lemon, green onions (aka scallions) and garlic that make frozen shrimp from the supermarket seem like a meal on a bright spring or summer day, no matter the time of year. Bake or grill them, they taste fantastic – especially with a side of garlic herb crema. Perfect lazy…

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Skillet Nachos

As we all settle in on the couch for the big game day, we’ve got one question for ya: Are your snacks touchdown worthy?! Because hey, if you’re going to be watching the game at home, you might as well do it surrounded by delicious food. This recipe is one of our favorites. It’s foolproof…

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Asian Teriyaki Salmon

Flaky, juicy, and positively mouthwatering. This Asian salmon is only made with the simplest ingredients with hardly any marinating needed, making this a perfect 30 minute weeknight meal. Credit to LHTC Blog.

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Gouda Stuffed Chicken Breast with Ginger Blackberry Sauce

South Dakota has incredible berries! We are lucky in Brookings to be close to Sanderson Farms and their delicious pick-your-own strawberries and raspberries. However, when it’s not summer, fresh berries can get crazy expensive, like $6 for a 6 oz container of blackberries. That’s nuts but makes sense as the berries need to be flown…

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Cantina Egg Rolls with Southwestern Avocado Sauce

These tasty egg rolls are great for a few reasons. They are easy to make, filling, packed with veggies, a healthier baked version of fried egg rolls, and freeze really well. They’d be a perfect appetizer for a Super Bowl party or eat a few more for a tasty meal. The dip will only keep…

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Hearty Tuscan Soup with Creamy Poached Egg

Chicken sausage is an overlooked yet delicious meat that is lean, easy to cook, and flavorful! This hearty soup is packed with veggies while also being filling due to the chicken sausage and beans. The creamy poached egg adds beautiful color and another layer of flavor. It can easily be omitted if poaching eggs isn’t…

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