Prairie Californian
Maple Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

Maple Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies featuring Heather Kessler

By On November 27, 2014

Maple syrup is something I enjoyed pretty regularly over my waffles or pancakes, but I never really think about where it comes from or how it is made. I was excited when… Read More

Beef Wellington

Beef Wellington featuring Megan Brown of The Beef Jar

By On November 26, 2014

I have Megan to thank for getting me involved in this thing we call blogging and social media. It was over three years ago, she told me “you need to get on… Read More

Traditional Stuffing

Traditional Stuffing featuring Michael Antle of Tanimura & Antle Produce

By On November 25, 2014

My next guest totally went above and beyond just being featured. They sent me a whole freaking box of their featured ingredient! It was extremely generous of them and I was delighted… Read More

Roasted Turkey

Roasted Turkey featuring Lynn Meschke of Meschke Poultry

By On November 24, 2014

It wouldn’t be a Thirty Days of Food in November without a turkey recipe! Well here it finally is… just in time for Thanksgiving! Luckily we have a lovely poultry producer from… Read More

Roasted Red Potatoes

Roasted Red Potatoes with Lemon Thyme Butter featuring Leah Brakke of Black Gold Farms

By On November 23, 2014

So I always loved red potatoes. I mean, you can’t go wrong. But it wasn’t until North Dakota, I realized how amazing red potatoes can be… I don’t know if it is… Read More

Almond Crusted Chicken

Almond Crusted Chicken with Strawberry Balsamic Sauce featuring Jenny Holtermann

By On November 22, 2014

Want to hear a small world moment? I stumbled upon this blog one day and had to say the gal in the photo looked familiar. Come to find out, she was! I… Read More

Beet & Carrot Muffins

Beet and Carrot Muffins featuring Teresa Falk

By On November 21, 2014

Moving to North Dakota has opened my eyes to several new crops I had never been exposed to before… Canola was one of these crops. We don’t grow it in our area,… Read More


Beef Stir Fry featuring Kellie Gregorich

By On November 20, 2014

I must say, it warms my meat loving heart to know I’ve got three beef producers in this Thirty Days of Food series.  If you haven’t met Kellie yet, you need to. Kellie… Read More

Lamb Chop Marinade (1)

Lamb Chop Marinade featuring Charlotte Schwanke

By On November 19, 2014

Being that I am from California, I ate a lot of lamb growing up. Fast forward to North Dakota, finding lamb in a grocery store is few and far between. So when… Read More

Sour Apple Pork Burgers

Sour Apple Pork Burgers featuring Cristen Clark of Food and Swine

By On November 18, 2014

Cristen has very quickly become one of my new favorite bloggers! Honestly, her recipes are simply divine and she makes food look so PRETTY! Me… not so much. But my food still… Read More