Iowa Girl Eats
Smoked Sausage, Kale and Cider Quinoa Skillet
Smoked Sausage, Kale and Cider Quinoa Skillet is simple, full of hearty fall flavors, and made in just one skillet. Happy Monday, everyone! How was your weekend? Mine started with a trip to the downtown farmer’s market on Saturday morning with my favorite shopping partner – my Mom! It was her... ...
20 Favorite Fall Recipes
20 of my favorite fall recipes including scones, sandwiches, sides, salads, soups, and more! It’s the MOST, won-DER-ful tiiiime, of the yeeeear. Can I go on a little Christmas tangent real quick? Because that legit just stirred a little sparkle in my soul. 1.) Grandparents – if you need a gift...
Signature Spicy, Smoky, Sweet Chili (Crock Pot and Freezer-Friendly!)
Signature Spicy, Smoky, Sweet Chili is my signature chili recipe. Slightly spicy, smoky, and sweet, it’s crock pot and freezer-friendly, too! Happy second day of fall, y’all! Sorry, couldn’t help myself. Mother Nature hasn’t gotten the memo that it’s no longer summer and will be cranking out mid ...
Perfect Broccoli Cheese Soup
Perfect Broccoli Cheese Soup is perfectly thick, creamy, and cheesy. The ultimate comfort food! I made some Perfect Broccoli Cheese Soup for your soul (and your soul, and your soul, and your soul!) Sorry, having an Oprah moment here. I feel like I can call this Broccoli Cheese Soup perfect because
Mini Turkey-Lentil Meatloaves For Toddlers (Freezer-Friendly!)
Mini Turkey-Lentil Meatloaves are packed with protein, vitamins, and iron. Gluten-free, dairy-free, and freezer-friendly too, these bites are the perfect size for little hands! At nearly 14 months old I think it’s safe to say we’re entering toddler territory. Land o’ sippy cups, snack traps, ...
Friday Favorites + Reader Survey Results
Happy Friday everyone, I hope you had a pleasant week! Lincoln’s been fighting a nasty cold he picked up from the nursery during my first MOPS meeting last week (can you say Mommy-guilt?) which he promptly gave to me after sneezing into my open mouth. Iiiii know. Anyway, I borrowed some essential
5 Layer Baked Hummus Dip
This post brought to you by Sabra Dipping Co, LLC.. All opinions are my own. 5 Layer Baked Hummus Dip takes just 15 minutes to assemble, 15 minutes to bake and can be completely made ahead of time! With the arrival of fall comes a laser focus on the holidays.... The post 5 Layer Baked Hummus Dip ...
Kale, Apple, and Bacon Stuffed Chicken with Maple Mustard Pan Sauce
Kale, Apple, and Bacon Stuffed Chicken with Maple Mustard Pan Sauce is a healthy and satisfying, 1 skillet weeknight supper. Packed with flavor and good for you ingredients! Greetings, everyone, I hope you had a nice weekend! Friday afternoon Ben and I headed north to St. Peter, MN for a... The ...
Brown Butter and Crispy Sage Popcorn + How to Make Popcorn on the Stove
Brown Butter and Crispy Sage Popcorn is addicting on all levels. Plus learn how to make popcorn on the stove! Raise your hand if it’s unseasonably cold where you live and all you want to do tonight is convince your spouse/significant other/best friend/dog/cat/goldfish (I suppose those labels could
Spinach, Avocado and Sun-Dried Tomato Home Fries Skillet
Spinach, Avocado and Sun-Dried Tomato Home Fries Skillet is light and healthy yet perfectly filling. Enjoy for breakfast or dinner! Did you know hash browns don’t have to come out of a bag? Not that I’m looking down my nose at bagged hash browns. Right now I have approximately five bags ...