Fair Trade Giveaway

Fair Trade for Mother’s Day + Fair Trade USA Giveaway!

Mother’s Day!! I almost became a mother on Mother’s Day. I was due the Friday before and she decided to take her sweet time and come Tuesday morning. Stinker....

Stacked Roasted Vegetable Enchiladas

Five Favorite Recipes for Cinco de Mayo

Cinco de Mayo isn’t a holiday we really celebrate as far as throwing a party, but any excuse to eat Mexican (or Mexican-inspired) food is worth mentioning. I could...

Nambe post-2

Five Spice Steak with Ginger Butter + Nambe Giveaway

Well, our week of indoor camping is over. If you could call it that. (I lost steam very quickly.) I’ll report about our emergency preparedness exercise shortly. In the...

Simple Roasted Tomato Soup - www.perrysplate.com

Simple Roasted Tomato Soup

I’m so, SO grateful I had a leftover pot of this tomato soup in the fridge this week. A girl can only handle so many “whisk contents of packet...

IMG_7208

Sweet Potato and Bacon Breakfast Hash

Oh, the ideas my husband has. “Let’s eat our freeze-dried food storage, only drink the water we’ve saved in bottles in the back of the cabinet, and not use...

20130419-144851.jpg

Week in Instagram

1. We spent a few days at my grandma’s house last weekend, and the cousins had a blast together. Basically there were no quiet moments. Ever. 2. Grandma made...

Sweet Potato Fry Seasoning-4

Seasoning for Sweet Potato Fries (and other things)

I have a handful of simple recipes that I use ALL the time, but don’t bother posting. I’m not sure why. Sometimes I feel like I have to have...

Coconut Shrimp Cakes with Mango Salsa

Coconut Shrimp Cakes with Mango Salsa

I really, really love coconut shrimp, but deep frying is not my favorite thing. It’s messy and requires a LOT of oil. And when you cook with high-quality oil,...