Chicken Mushroom Dumpling and Noodle Soup

Chicken Mushroom Dumpling and Noodle Soup

Celebrate the Chinese New Year with your own festive celebration.  This Chicken Mushroom Dumpling and Noodle Soup symbolizes wealth and a long life, plus it’s perfectly satisfying on a chilly day!  I always said I consider myself pretty lucky that I grew up in a household that was filled...
Barbecue Chicken Stuffed Baked Potato

Barbecue Chicken Stuffed Baked Potato

Get your Southern BBQ fix with this healthy-ish, loaded Barbecue Chicken Stuffed Baked Potato that’s easy enough to pull together for a relaxing weeknight meal.  Were you one of the many who were “lucky” enough to be caught up in Winter Storm Jonas last weekend? “Storm of the century”...
Chicken Mushroom Rice Skillet

Chicken Mushroom Rice Skillet

Get on the right track in the new year with a one-skillet, healthy-ish meal that doubles up as lunch for the next day.  Chicken Mushroom Rice Skillet is sure to go into the dinner rotation this year.  We are back!  Happy New Year to all! Did you have a...
Thanksgiving Cobb Salad

Thanksgiving Cobb Salad

Grab the best part of Thanksgiving dinner and wrap it up into the ultimate leftover lunch or dinner with Thanksgiving Cobb Salad!  Thanksgiving is tomorrow and do you know what that means? Leftovers, lots and lots of leftovers! What did you think I was going to say? 😉 I...
Kimchi Rice Cakes with Beef Bulgogi

Kimchi Rice Cakes with Beef Bulgogi

Turn leftover rice into a completely new dinner with crispy Kimchi Rice Cakes with Beef Bulgogi.  Despite the fact that I’ve been cooking for two people (and before that just one person) for over 10 years, there are some dishes that I can’t manage to make without a bunch...
Spicy Chicken Avocado Salad

Spicy Chicken Avocado Salad

Lunch comes together in a pinch with a toss of salad and prepped ahead chicken for Spicy Chicken Avocado Salad.   I can’t explain it but somehow I managed to fall into a bad eating rut again.  My fridge is always packed full of fresh fruit and vegetables and...
Cajun Potato and Andouille Sausage Bake

Cajun Potato and Andouille Sausage Bake

One sheet pan is all you need for a new weeknight dinner staple of spicy Cajun Potato and Andouille Sausage Bake.  Toss everything together, set it and come back and hour later to a delicious no-fuss dinner.  I think it’s safe to say that summer has officially passed us...
Thai Pork and Eggplant Rice Bowl

Thai Pork and Eggplant Rice Bowl

Thai Pork and Eggplant Rice Bowl can get your on table faster than you can dial up and order from your favorite takeout joint and the taste can’t be compared.  Skip the menu and dust off your wok for this Thai inspired weeknight meal.  I have not been able...
Eggplant Parmesan Pasta

Eggplant Parmesan Pasta

Tender pieces of eggplant are tossed together with shells, fresh mozzarella and an heirloom tomato sauce for a fresh take on eggplant parmesan in this easy weeknight pasta dish.  I have you scratching your head a little bit right now? Where’s the crispy fried eggplant? The gooey melted mozzarella? The red sauce?...
Pork and Apricot Kebobs

Pork and Apricot Kebobs

These easy make ahead sweet and sour Pork and Apricot Kebobs are the perfect busy weeknight staple with a quick toss on the grill and dinner is on the table in no time.  I like to think we are pretty open and honest around these parts here, right? So...
Mediterranean Brie Burger with Olive Fig Relish

Mediterranean Brie Burger with Olive Fig Relish

Your typical cheeseburger gets a Mediterranean twist with thick slices of brie and a colorful relish of grilled peppers, sweet figs and California Ripe Olives.  Grill a Mediterranean Brie Burger with Olive Fig Relish up for dinner tonight!  Summer produce is hitting it’s stride right now and I couldn’t...
Corn Cakes with Shrimp and Tomatoes

Corn Cakes with Shrimp and Tomatoes

Get the most out of fresh corn season by making tender Corn Cakes topped with spicy Shrimp and Tomatoes for a fresh and easy weeknight dinner.  I’ve come to the conclusion that writing about summer recipes for me is a giant paradox.  You see, as I was beginning to...
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