Baked/Roasted

Roasted Eggplant Salad w/ Hummus Dressing

Vegetarian, Kid-friendly, Baked/Roasted, 30 minutes or less, Grilled
Hummus is a delicious Middle Eastern dip made with chickpeas, Tahini (sesame) paste, olive oil, and lemon juice. Hummus is mostly eaten as a side and a dip to pita bread, chips or crackers, or raw vegetables. In this recipe, I took some Tuscan Herb Hummus from Sabra and turned...

Baked Apples with Granola

Desserts, Entertaining/Holidays, Entertaining/Holidays, Entertaining/Holidays, Baked/Roasted, Kid-friendly
'Tis the season for fresh picked apples! It is said that "An apple a day keeps the doctor away", and it's a sweet and crunchy treat this time of year. Apple pie is the dessert that probably comes to mind as soon as you smell the sweet smells of baked...

Apple and Currant Bread Pudding

Desserts, Entertaining/Holidays, Baked/Roasted, Kid-friendly
Today the weather in Chicago was a little damp, a little dreary and a little chilly. Spring doesn't necessarily bring bread pudding to mind, but it's one of my most favorite desserts, no matter what time of year. And I was craving for it. As the thunder rolled in, I...

Ramp & Sausage Pizza & Rice Bowl (Two dishes, one recipe)

Kid-friendly, Baked/Roasted, Entertaining/Holidays, Pork, 30 minutes or less
You may have heard of the word "ramps" being tossed around lately, especially if you follow any chefs, cooks or foodies on Twitter or Facebook. You may have also heard of ramps being referred to as wild leeks or wild onions. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Ramps are a Springtime...

Mango Coconut Baked Oatmeal

Entertaining/Holidays, Kid-friendly, Baked/Roasted
Oatmeal is a breakfast staple in many homes across America. These days, people are used to eating oatmeal out of a small package artificially flavored like Apple & Cinnamon, Peaches & Cream, Maple, etc... (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); This recipe for Mango Coconut Baked Oatmeal will show you how...

Gluten Free Banana Flax Muffins

Baked/Roasted, Entertaining/Holidays
When it is cold and dreary outside and I have my little ones cooped up inside, there is nothing more fun than whipping up some fun and easy gluten free muffins! Perfect for a snack or breakfast on the go, these are gluten & dairy free, packed with energy, omega...

Orange & Roasted Fennel Salad

Entertaining/Holidays, Entertaining/Holidays, Salads, Vegetarian, Baked/Roasted, Kid-friendly
Orange and fennel is a classic combination as well as an elegant one. As I am wanting to eat lighter and healthier in the new year, I know that salads are a great way to do it. Unfortunately, sometimes salads can get boring and ordinary. Fennel is a bulb with...

Side Dish: Herb Roasted Potatoes & Carrots

Baked/Roasted, Entertaining/Holidays, Vegetarian
This side dish is incredibly simple and a perfect side to any holiday main dish.I used readily available pantry ingredients on this night. But please, try this out using fresh minced garlic, fresh parsley, rosemary, thyme and oregano and it’s just as good, if not better!

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Healthy Breakfast Options while Staying Quarantined

Poultry, Pasta, Kid-friendly, Drinks & cocktails, Vegetarian, 30 minutes or less
‘The year 2020 is like the famous bully of our high schools, too many expectations but too hard to handle!’  COVID-19 or Coronavirus, as we obviously know, must have taken on your summer body resolutions and wanderlust fetishes. Quarantine is definitely having some adverse effects on not just our daily...

Top 10 Dishes for Student Party

Pork, Entertaining/Holidays
What comes to your mind when you think of college or university dishes? Do images of fridge leftovers and instant noodles pop up in your mind? To a great extent, your imagination is right but this does not have to be the case. You can make delicious and sumptuous meals...

Caldo de Res (Beef Soup)

Beef, Kid-friendly, Video recipes
One of the Filipino soups that is so comforting and a childhood favorite is called Nilaga. It's also a very similar soup in Mexican Cuisine called Caldo de Res.  I make this recipe with beef shanks which has bones and bone marrow which makes this soup rich in flavor. This...

Twenty Delish Meatless Recipes That You Need To Know Now

Vegetarian, Salads, Pasta, Kid-friendly, 30 minutes or less
I put this ebook together to showcase just how much meatless recipes are fun, delish and part of everyday eats. I don't really know why we make it such a big deal eating meatless, like it's a fad or odd, or mostly for a certain group of people. Guys, you've...

It's Honey Time: 5 Super Yummy Ways to Eat Honey

Vegetarian, Kid-friendly
You've likely heard about all the amazing health benefits of eating honey. People are crazy for this delicious golden nectar, and it's no mystery why! Not only is it great for you, but it's also easy to incorporate into a ton of different dishes. Here are five amazing and life-changing...

A Must-Taste Malaysian Curry Powder Recipe

30 minutes or less
 Are you inspired by Indian cooking? Tempted by Thai dishes? Crazy about Caribbean flavors? Whatever international cuisine you're trying to recreate at home, it's often the careful blend of herbs and spices that transports your taste buds to these faraway lands. All it takes is a pinch of this and...

Spicy Lemon Pasta with The Trotter Project Kitchen Sessions

Pasta, Vegetarian, Kid-friendly, 30 minutes or less
Pasta is one of the meals that can be made with almost anything!  This episode of In the Kitch with Momma Cuisine is a special episode in partnership with The Trotter Project Kitchen Sessions series, helping to raise money and awareness to help underserved areas of Chicago. It's truly an honor...

Skillet Lasagna

Beef, 30 minutes or less, Kid-friendly, Pasta
My kids absolutely love it when I make lasagna. Lasagna is such a great dish that is even better the next day, if you have any left over! Today, I was craving lasagna but didn't have the patience to wait hours to have it, so instead I created stovetop lasagna...

Pan Roasted Smashed Rainbow Potatoes & Brussels Sprouts

Vegetarian, Kid-friendly, Entertaining/Holidays, 30 minutes or less
I love springtime for all the delicious vegetables and beautiful colors that start to pop up. In our quest to keep our immune systems strong, part of what we need to do is eat healthier. A good rule of thumb to live by when cooking and eating is, the more...

Garlic Lemon Chicken

Poultry, 30 minutes or less, Entertaining/Holidays
This is one of my favorite recipes to impress people with that is so easy to make. I know I say that all the time with my recipes, but this truly is very easy to make with just a couple key ingredients.  (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); One the main...

Ginger Garlic Fish Stew

Seafood, 30 minutes or less, Video recipes
I grew up eating and cooking fish and this is one of my favorite dishes. Have you ever had Pompano fish?  "Pompano has a rich mild flavor that is sweet and delicious which makes it the first choice among Creole cooks. Additionally, the head of the Pompano has an oily taste...

Chocolate Banana Muffins

Baked/Roasted, Video recipes, Desserts, Kid-friendly
Baking for your family isn't as complicated as it seems. Even for a novice baker like myself, once you start to figure out the basics, it becomes very simple to create homemade baked treats at home.  This recipe for Chocolate Banana Muffins is very simple. It's delicious and a great...