Chef Alli

Chef Alli is a wife, mom and chef. She's been stirring up a love of farm fresh cooking for more than a decade.  To see more of Alli's recipes, go to


  • family on a picnic

    Picnic and Potluck Pleasers

    By Chef Alli on May 4, 2016

    I am so happy it’s summertime once again. Baseball games, grilling, family reunions - all fun stuff for warm weather, plus the wonderful foods that go along with those activities. And I love a good ...

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  • organized kitchen

    Spring cleaning your kitchen?

    By Chef Alli on April 1, 2016

    Last summer I spent a considerable amount of time re-organizing my kitchen. I'm going to save you some time and frustration and share some organization tips and tricks I learned. They include: Use...

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  • Roast leg of lamb

    Easter Dinner

    By Chef Alli on March 16, 2016

    It is high season for lamb and Easter dinner is a great time to showcase one. It may seem intimidating, but don’t be fooled--leg of lamb is one of the easiest cuts of meat to cook. Since it’s a large...

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  • photo of jar salads

    Mason Jar Salads

    By Chef Alli on February 17, 2016

    Mason jar salads seem to be all the rage these days and I’ve jumped on the bandwagon myself. I love getting a chilled jar out of the fridge, packed tight with fresh greens, vegetables and dressing. I...

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  • Super Bowl party

    Super Bowl Party Success

    By Chef Alli on January 25, 2016

    What really matters at a Super Bowl party? Food, football and friends! Yes, it’s great to decorate for the festivities, but your guests care more about good food (the greasier and cheesier the better...

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  • group enjoying Thanksgiving dinner

    The Crowd Pleaser

    By Chef Alli on November 11, 2015

    Preparing a meal for the holidays may seem overwhelming, but with these five tips and the recipes to follow, a large holiday gathering can truly be a joyous event. 1. Have a written plan. Then...

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  • Corn & 'Maters | Chef Alli | Kansas Living

    Corn and Tomatoes

    By Chef Alli on August 10, 2015

    Fall is here! That means the kids are off to school and our schedules get a little crazier. Who needs more crazy in their life? Not me!  To ease the crazy in your life, check out these tips on...

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