Crock Pot Black Bean & Pumpkin Chili

Hello out there! Happy 2015 to you all! One of my goals for the year is to do at least 1 post per month. This may not sound like much, but I didn’t even do that well last year. Oops. I’m pretty confident 2015 will be a less hectic year …

Crock Pot Pumpkin Oatmeal

Hello out there! Happy fall! The fall colors have peaked in La Crosse and it’s been super fun admiring the trees around town. It’s also been wonderful cooking with fall vegetables. Being true to my white, middle class roots, I love pumpkin everything. While John Oliver has many compelling points …

Eggplant Parmesan Pasta

  This is a recipe I threw together today – call it a hodgepodge of different existing recipes on the Internet for this dish. I was first properly introduced to the wonder of eggplant in Japan (called nasu) because everyone eats it over there. I tried Chicken Parmesan in a …