Banana Crumb Coffee Cake

As I write this, I’m watching squirrels outside my window frantically search for nuts in the freshly fallen 4″ of snow. There’s a blue jay whose contrast to the white branch he just landed on is too beautiful not to appreciate. Then I remember it’s only October and I think, it’s way too early for…

Chicken & Wild Rice Soup (GF & Dairy-Free)

Wild rice is something I’ve been meaning to cook with ever since we moved up to Minnesota. This ingredient is harvested in surrounding lakes by boat, and I started noticing it while Matt and I were out fishing. It really is considered a staple up here, and is found on just about every restaurant’s menu….