Entrees

Stuffed Zucchini Boats
Entrees

Stuffed Zucchini Boats

 I am happy to share my Stuffed Zucchini Boats! Hurry! Before it gets cool outside and these two particular veggies disappear, MAKE THIS DISH!! I tell you, your mouth will water, and you can’t resist the “mmm” coming out of your mouth after each bite. Well, at least I couldn’t help it :).The secret ingredient […]

coconut-chicken-salad
Entrees, Salads

Coconut Chicken Salad

For the Coconut Chicken 10 chicken tenderloins 1-12 cups shredded coconut 1 cup panko crumbs 3 eggs, beaten Mixed baby greens, for your salad For the Vinaigrette 3 tbsp olive oil 5 tbsp honey 2 tbsp balsamic vinegar 3 tbsp dijon mustard 1. Whisk all the ingredients for the vinaigrette in a small bowl, set […]

Fresh Thyme Cassoulet (1 of 1)
Entrees

Balsamic Bean and Roasted Vegetable Medley

Before this dish even came out of the oven, the apartment was full of it’s delicious aroma – roasted vegetables, spicy italian sausage, fresh thyme…I could even smell the subtle hint of the balsamic vinegar! And you know it’s always a good sign when it smells so good, because you know it’s gonna taste yummy […]

Black Bean & Sweet Potato Flautas (1 of 1)
Entrees

Black Bean & Sweet Potato Flautas

One day, as I was surfing along the web, I came along Peas & Crayons, a fellow foodie blogger. I landed on her website because I was looking for a recipe that included sweet potatoes but not in a traditional way. In a recipe for someone who doesn’t even like sweet potatoes in the first […]

Hard Shell Tacos (5 of 5)
Entrees

“Hard-Shell” Bean and Chicken Tacos

Every family should have their own favorite recipe for taco night and this recipe right here is our favorite. Our tried-and-true taco recipe. It is cheap and simple yet full of flavor and makes quite a few meals for the rest of the week. But just between you and me, my secret reason why I […]

chuck pot roast (3 of 3)
Entrees

Savory Chuck Pot Roast with Garlic-Wine Gravy

When it comes to kitchen appliances, the crockpot is one of my personal favorites to use. It just makes everything easy. Get the food prepped, toss it all in the pot, plug it in and eight hours later, you come home to a very delicious-smelling home with a meal waiting to be devoured! This dish […]

Tender Panko Chicken Strips (1 of 1)
Entrees

Yogurt-Marinated Panko Chicken

If you have ever made chicken strips, then you know that it is not exactly easy to ace the whole “juicy-tender-on-the-inside-while-crunchy-on-the-outside” thing…without deep-frying it, of course. Up till now, that’s what has held me back from making chicken strips, all that deep-frying business. Until Cooks Illustrated and Pinterest came along, the experimental juices started flowing […]

White Bean Alfredo
Entrees

White Bean Alfredo

White Bean Alfredo Sauce Are you one of those hardcore lovers of the famous creamy alfredo sauce? If you are, then I’m pretty sure you’re aware of how the sauce gets its creaminess: heavy cream. It gets it’s thickness through butter and flour. By the time you figure out just how fattening this dish is, […]