All of my Recipe Links below have two things in common:

One; they all are, or try to be wholesome, organic, natural, preservative free and not a pre-packaged, store bought loaded ingredient list.

And two; some of my recipes are semi-homemade.

Some of the ingredients ARE store-bought.  But when I go to the store to purchase these items I try and make it a priority to look for and choose organic when at all possible, and I always read the labels.  Sometimes….sometimes my life requires semi-homemade…maybe yours does too!

Please feel free in all these recipes, to use homemade ingredients and/or organic…I do!  Check back often as new recipes will be added. Enjoy!


Main Dishes

Baked Ziti

 Chicken in Pesto Sauce

Italian Sausage & Veggie Pizza

Sweet & Spicy Grilled Chicken

 Chicken Zucchini Parmesan

Chicken Cornbread Casserole

This Can’t Be Squash Casserole

Taco Pasta Casserole

Chicken, Rice & Kabocha

Turkey’s in the BAG

Citrus Cider Turkey

Big, Brined, Herby Turkey

Gemelli with Cauliflower, Bacon & Sage

Meatballs-4 Variations

Kale & Black Bean Enchiladas

Cranberry Glazed Turkey

Homemade Chicken Pot Pie

Grilled Pesto Stuffed Chicken


Side Dishes

 Roasted Root Vegetables

Mashed Root Vegetables

Baked Acorn Squash

Gemelli with Cauliflower, Bacon & Sage

Green Bean Casserole

Buttery Loaded Mashed Potatoes

Candied Yams

Kat’s Stuffing

Cranberry & Sausage Dressing 

Quinoa with Kale & Mushrooms



Mamma’s Chicken Noodle Soup

Smashed Potato Soup

Cheese & Potato Soup

Beans, Rice & Squash Soup

Creamy Turkey Soup

My Semi-Homemade Minestrone Soup

Cauliflower Cheddar Soup



 Black-eyed Pea Salad

   Southern Ambrosia Salad

California Spinach & Cranberries

Green Bean & Basil Salad



 Coconut Banana Muffins

Sourdough Bread Machine Bread

Sourdough Starter & Refresher

 Zucchini Bread

Delicious Whole Wheat Rolls


Breakfast Dishes

 Egg and Sausage Breakfast Casserole

Cornbread and Grits Casserole


Lunch Dishes



Raw Flax Seed Crackers + 3 Variations

Fancy Flax Crackers

Sprouted Chickpea Hummus



Easy Lemon Bars

Lemon Poke Cake

 Thick & Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies (not the healthiest but so good)

 Black Bottom Zucchini Bars

Cranberry Tipsy Banana Bread

Simply Pumpkin Pie

Butter Pecan Toffee

Simply Southern Pecan Pie

Cranberry Cobbler

Simply Pie Crust

Honey Almond Shortbread



 Cranberry Rosemary Martini

Cranberry Mojito’s

Basil Gin Fizz


Holiday Favorites

Turkey’s in the BAG

Citrus Cider Turkey

Big, Brined, Herby Turkey

Green Bean Casserole

Buttery Loaded Mashed Potatoes

Kat’s Stuffing

Tipsy Giblet Gravy

Cranberry Glazed Turkey


 What a Crock

 Crock-pot Cheesy BBQ Chicken Sandwiches

 Crock-pot Corned Beef & Veggies

Crock-pot Enchiladas

Autumn Pork Chops

Condiments, Spices, Sauces

Zucchini Relish

 17 Stock Recipes

Tipsy Giblet Gravy

Drunken Cherries

My Go-To Spice Collection

Homemade Vanilla Extract