Taking Thyme

fresh food & fresh air

Everything But The… Nachos

Football season is fast approaching and is there anything better to watch the game with than a hot plate of nachos straight from the oven? It just might be one of the best things there is. And these Everything But The…Nachos are just that! They have a little bit of everything combined to make a whole lot of melted awesome! I wasn’t originally planning on posting my Everything But The…Nachos,.. Read More






Cucumber Salmon Bites

Cucumber Salmon Bite in a sea of blackberries

Sometimes the best things in life are complete accidents. And sometimes, when random inspiration hits at the exact same time, amazing things come to be. That is exactly what happened the day I dreamed up these cucumber salmon bites! Everything came together at just the right moment in time to make for a delicious lunch. We had been having a spell of bad luck with things in the house, so.. Read More






Spring Rolls with Sesame Ginger Chicken

Before you get to the main post, a little disclaimer: This post was originally written in mid-May before the mayhem of moving began. Once elbow deep in the throes of packing, my blog took a brief hit of inactivity. Followed by a few weeks of no internet. We are starting to settle into the new house and it is time to get back on the blogging train! The events in.. Read More






Blueberry Beet Salsa

Happy Cinco de Mayo! It is a gorgeous day here in KC and how better to celebrate then with some fresh blueberry beet salsa?! Whoa! What’s that I just read?! Blueberry and BEET salsa?! I know, it sounds crazy. But just hear me out. For you to fully understand the beauty of this salsa, I think we need to start at the beginning… I love to grocery shop. I love.. Read More