autumn grain bowls

autumn grain bowls. hearty & healthy grain bowls filled with kale, wild rice, quinoa, roasted sweet potatoes, apple, smoked gouda & a cinnamon maple balsamic vinaigrette, these autumn grain bowls are perfect for a healthy dinner, a meal prep lunch to pack for the week, or to serve as a hearty side dish at any holiday meal this season. #playswellwithbutter #grainbowl #healthygrainbowlrecipe #wildricesalad #quinoasalad #saladrecipes #fallsalad #autumnsalad #fallrecipes

hearty & healthy grain bowls filled with kale, wild rice, quinoa, roasted sweet potatoes, apple, smoked gouda & a cinnamon maple balsamic vinaigrette, these autumn grain bowls are perfect for a healthy dinner, a meal prep lunch to pack for the week, or to serve as a hearty side dish at any holiday meal this season. pin this autumn grain bowls recipe for later!!! SALAD HUGS, people. today we’re making salad hugs. which, i’ll be…

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maple balsamic vinaigrette

maple balsamic vinaigrette. a simple, but delicious balsamic vinaigrette recipe with pure maple syrup and freshly chopped rosemary & thyme. it takes less than 5 minutes to prep this quick & creamy balsamic vinaigrette, & it’s sure to take any salad to the next level! #playswellwithbutter #balsamicvinaigrette #balsamicvinaigrettedressing #balsamicdressing #saladdressingrecipes #saladdressing #creamybalsamicdressing

a simple, but delicious balsamic vinaigrette recipe with pure maple syrup and freshly chopped rosemary & thyme. it takes less than 5 minutes to prep this quick & creamy balsamic vinaigrette, & it’s sure to take any salad to the next level!  i’ve said it before, & i’ll say it again: salad is one of my absolute favorite foods. *gasp* i know. it sounds so lame to say out loud. but it’s true!  (& for the…

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smoky chipotle cashew queso

smoky chipotle cashew queso! an easy vegan queso recipe made with cashews, chipotle peppers, spices, & lime juice! the perfect healthy game day snack, smoky chipotle cashew queso will be the hit of your next game day party! #playswellwithbutter #cashewqueso #veganqueso #easyveganrecipes #vegansnack #gamedaysnacks #gamedayappetizer #gamedayfood #healthysnack

smoky chipotle cashew queso! an easy vegan queso recipe made with cashews, chipotle peppers, spices, & lime juice! the perfect healthy game day snack, smoky chipotle cashew queso will be the hit of your next game day party!  pin this smoky chipotle cashew queso recipe for later!!! well, friends. today’s the day. today’s the day you become the most popular girl at the party. picture this: you show up at your next potluck or football…

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easy buffalo chicken bacon ranch pizza

easy buffalo chicken bacon ranch pizza. the easiest buffalo chicken bacon ranch pizza, topped with a fresh & crunchy salad for a fun twist on pizza night! with only 5 ingredients, this buffalo chicken bacon ranch pizza is perfect for an easy weeknight pizza dinner & great for game day parties this fall! #playswellwithbutter #homemadepizza #buffalochickenpizza #chickenbaconranchpizza #pizzanight #easypizzarecipe #easydinnerrecipe #gamedayfood #partyfood

the easiest buffalo chicken bacon ranch pizza, topped with a fresh & crunchy salad for a fun twist on pizza night! with only 5 ingredients, this buffalo chicken bacon ranch pizza is perfect for an easy weeknight pizza dinner & great for game day parties this fall! this post is sponsored by Taylor Farms, whose greens & salad mixes are truly a staple in my fridge. all thoughts & opinions are my own. thank you,…

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slow cooker rosemary & garlic balsamic lamb sandwiches

slow cooker rosemary & garlic balsamic lamb sandwiches. a majorly delicious & majorly easy lamb slow cooker recipe. lamb shoulder slowly simmers away with tons of garlic, fresh rosemary, & balsamic vinegar, then gets shredded for the best slow cooker lamb sandwiches. an easy & delicious recipe for any fall potluck, football get-together, or holiday party this season! #plasywellwithbutter #slowcookerrecipes #crockpotmeals #lambrecipes #lambshoulder #easylambrecipe #lambsandwich

slow cooker rosemary & garlic balsamic lamb sandwiches. a majorly delicious & majorly easy lamb slow cooker recipe. lamb shoulder slowly simmers away with tons of garlic, fresh rosemary, & balsamic vinegar, then gets shredded for the best slow cooker lamb sandwiches. an easy & delicious recipe for any fall potluck, football get-together, or holiday party this season! this post is sponsored by the American Lamb Board. all thoughts & opinions are my own. thank…

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homemade coffee chai cashew butter

an easy & totally natural recipe for homemade cashew butter, made extra special with a hit of coffee & the warming flavors of chai spice. the perfect healthy snack, especially for an afternoon pick-me-up! #playswellwithbutter #cashewbutter #homemadecashewbutterrecipe #chai #healthysnacks

an easy & totally natural recipe for homemade cashew butter, made extra special with a hit of coffee & the warming flavors of chai spice. the perfect healthy snack, especially for an afternoon pick-me-up! pin this homemade coffee chai cashew butter for later! remember when i told you that i’ll make pretty much any excuse to consume chai spice flavors this time of year? 😂😂😂 oh yeah, me too. but SERIOUSLY guys. SERIOUSSSLY. is there…

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homemade chai spice

a simple & easy 6-ingredient recipe for homemade chai spice mix with cinnamon, ginger, cardamom, cloves, nutmeg, & allspice. make a batch to keep on your spice rack for all of your chai spiced fall & holiday baking this year! #playswellwithbutter #chai #chaispice #chaispicemixrecipe #spiceblend #holidaybaking

a simple & easy 6-ingredient recipe for homemade chai spice mix with cinnamon, ginger, cardamom, cloves, nutmeg, & allspice. make a batch to keep on your spice rack for all of your chai spiced fall & holiday baking this year!  pin this homemade chai spice mix recipe for later!!! it happens every freaking time. the whole world inevitably goes crazy for all things pumpkin during the early weeks of september. but for me? pumpkin just…

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grilled sausage + the perfect one-bowl salad

the easiest grilled sausage dinner! my easy method for perfect-every-time grilled sausage (that stays perfectly juicy!), paired with our favorite one-bowl salad (no vinaigrettes or dressings involved!). the easiest 15-minute dinner recipe for grilling season! #playswellwithbutter #grilledsausage #howtogrillsausage #grilledsausagerecipes #grilledsausagedinner #grillingrecipes #easygrillingrecipes

the easiest grilled sausage dinner! my easy method for perfect-every-time grilled sausage (that stays perfectly juicy!), paired with our favorite one-bowl salad (no vinaigrettes or dressings involved!). the easiest 15-minute dinner recipe for grilling season!  pin this grilled sausage recipe for later! omg. i know exactly what you’re thinking. “is this bish seriously posting a recipe for grilled sausage?” bahahahahahahaha. yes. i am seriously posting a recipe for grilled sausage. GAWD. this is seriously so…

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dessert cheese board

this dessert cheese board is filled with after-dinner cheeses, fresh berries & fall fruits, & includes the perfect wine pairings! the best snacks & appetizers to serve for the ultimate girls night or dinner party this fall. #playswellwithbutter #cheeseboard #dessertcheeseboardideas #cheeseboardideas #girlsnightideas #girlsnightsnacks #girlsnightappetizers #cheeseboardforfall #cheeseboarddisplay #howtomakeacheeseboard

this dessert cheese board is filled with after-dinner cheeses, fresh berries & fall fruits, & includes the perfect wine pairings! the best snacks & appetizers to serve for the ultimate girls night or dinner party this fall. this post is sponsored by Layer Cake Wines. all thoughts & opinions are my own. thank you, as always, for visiting plays well with butter & supporting the brands that support this site! 💜 oooooh, do i have…

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this is 30.

well. i’m 30. *closes eyes & takes a deep breath* i celebrated my birthday over the long weekend, & here we are. i’m 30. i’ve been mentally preparing for this all year long, which, i realize sounds completely melodramatic. but i can’t help it. some people are really into milestones & reflections…& i’m totally one of them. & 30? it feels big. 30 marks the end of the first decade you really remember. sure, you…

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