Posts tagged fall recipe
Transitioning Into Fall and Winter Cooking

The trees are turning. The leaves are falling. The temperatures are dropping. That means it's time to start transitioning from our summer routines to fall and winter routines! School is back, and we're starting to think about the holidays, pulling out our scarves and boots, and sipping hot cocoa. There are a lot of transitions that take place during the weeks from September to December, and one of those is our food. Have you given much thought about transitioning into season recipes? Fall cooking is some of my absolute favorites, and today I'm going to share some tips for transitioning into fall and winter cooking.

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Recipe Inside! Perfect Autumn Picnic Snack

Nothing can quite beat the simplicity of a picnic on a beautiful autumn day.  My friend was visiting for a week and we decided we definitely needed to fit a picnic lunch in on one of the days she was visiting. So, on a beautifully sunny day we packed up some simple picnic foods and drove up to one of the prettiest spots local to me called Grandview Drive. It's a strip of land that overlooks the Illinois River and it is so beautiful! You are perched high above the river with an amazing view of trees, the river, and an occasional sailboat. While you can have a picnic anywhere, the perfect location definitely adds so much charm.

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