Bacon, Gouda & Tortellini Stuffed Squash

Tortellini Stuffed Acorn Squash #dinnerrecipes

Cheese tortellini smothered in a creamy sauce with spinach, bacon and Gouda cheese is stuffed inside acorn squash and baked. Certain squash were made for the sole purpose of stuffing. I’m convinced of it. Once you scoop out the seeds you’re left with what looks like a bowl and bowls were made to be filled…. 

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Spinach Alfredo Spaghetti Squash (And How to Cook it Because You’ve Been Doing it Wrong)

Spinach Alfredo Spaghetti Squash #glutenfree

Spaghetti Squash is one of nature’s best inventions. An almost perfect imitation of spaghetti without all the carbs, calories and gluten. Here it’s smothered in a creamy skillet sauce made with garlic, roasted red peppers, fresh baby spinach, Parmesan cheese, feta cheese that has been mashed to tiny bits and the completely optional red pepper… 

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Quick and Easy Zucchini Refrigerator Pickles

Zucchini Quick Pickles

If you think making pickles is some mysterious, long, drawn-out process then let me introduce you to the “quick” pickle! Say hello to my little friends. These zucchini pickles take all of twenty minutes to make and after an overnight stay in the refrigerator they’re ready to eat. You can use any tall jar or… 

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Butternut Squash Lasagna with Parmesan Spinach Sauce

Butternut Squash Lasagna with Parmesan Spinach Sauce

Lasagna takes on a unique twist with butternut squash and a Parmesan spinach sauce. I hope the vegetables won’t turn you off because it’s everything you would expect from a traditional lasagna and more with layers of gooey cheese and carb-laden noodles. Even vegetable haters will like it, if you can convince them to give… 

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Smoked Cheddar Butternut Squash Soup

Cheddar Apple Butternut Squash Soup

A creamy butternut squash and smoky cheddar cheese soup that’s been kissed by the natural sweetness of apples. The trio form a perfect balance of savory, salty, smoky and sweet. Are you thinking this is the perfect fall soup? It totally is. One that can hold it’s own right through winter. Plus it’s a cinch… 

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Slow-Cooker Meatballs with Roasted Spaghetti Squash

Slow Cooker Meatballs

I’m blogging for a good cause today! It’s World Diabetes Awareness Day so I made you a diabetic-friendly meal! It’s low-carb and also gluten free. Tender, flavorful meatballs are slow-cooked in tomato sauce and served with roasted spaghetti squash. I replaced the bread crumbs in the meatballs with Parmesan cheese and swapped out the high-carb… 

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Southwestern Roasted Butternut Squash

Southwestern Roasted Butternut Squash

Roasted butternut squash cubes coated in southwestern-inspired spices like chile powder, cumin, paprika and red pepper flakes. The spicy kick is delicious with the natural sweetness of the squash and roasting them turns them into little flavor explosions. Utterly addicting flavor explosions. If this recipe looks familiar it’s because I copied it from my southwestern… 

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Lemon Sunshine Zucchini Cake

Lemon Zucchini Bundt Cake

Sweet and buttery lemon sunshine bundt cake bursting with lemon and zucchini! Lemon pucker fills every bite and you can see the green zucchini flecks throughout the cake, assuring it will be moist and dense yet light and tender all at the same time.