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Grilled Chipotle Chicken Tenders w/ Avocado & Roasted Corn Salsa

Poultry, Entertaining/Holidays, Entertaining/Holidays, Kid-friendly, Salads
July 4th celebrations across the country are under way and it is all about the all mighty barbecue. This recipe for grilled chipotle chicken uses chicken tenders for quick and easy barbecuing, but it can easily be substituted with chicken wings, drumettes, breasts and even a whole chicken for roasting....

Spring Veggies and Beef Soup

Beef, Slow cooker
Spring vegetables are colorful, delicious and sweet. In this recipe, the soup is made with beef pre-cut from the grocery store, usually made for stews. Another great cut of beef to use in this soup is the thinly sliced, "sandwich" beef, referring that it can be used for Philly steak...

Roasted Lemon Garlic Chicken w/ Herb Roasted Purple Potatoes

Baked/Roasted, Poultry, Entertaining/Holidays, Entertaining/Holidays, Kid-friendly
Dinner time for the modern family, and especially the modern mom, has become a chore that so many do not look forward to because of the anxiety it brings on to the cook of the household. The question, "What's for dinner?" has become a question many moms are fearful to answer...

Rigatoni in Sausage Ragu

Entertaining/Holidays, Kid-friendly, Pasta, Pork
My husband LOVES Italian sausage. It's one of his favorite things to eat. So, I thought on this slow Saturday, that I would make him a great pasta dish using ground Italian sausage. Most neighborhoods today have wonderful local Italian and world grocery stores where you can find great ingredients for your...

Chicken Soup

Kid-friendly
As I was cruising down the grocery store isles with my list of things and ingredients to buy for the week, I was also trying to find inspiration, specifically in the pasta section. Pasta is just one of those comfort foods that so many people go to, especially on chilly...

Fried Egg Rolls

Entertaining/Holidays, Kid-friendly
I must admit, there is something deliciously awesome about a greasy little egg roll. The problem with making these great rolls is the time it takes to prep all the ingredients and roll each and every one. On Mother's Day, after my husband and kids treated me to a fabulous...

Soy Braised Chicken

Poultry
Soy sauce is as important to Asian cooking as balsamic vinegar is to Italian cooking. It's basically made by fermenting soy beans. Soy sauce is an important flavouring ingredient in so many kinds of Asian cooking. And just like balsamic vinegar, there are even varieties of soy sauce that are rare and very...

Roasted Trout Stuffed w/ Fennel & Citrus

Baked/Roasted, Entertaining/Holidays, Entertaining/Holidays, Seafood
It’s Saturday and I rarely have the weekends off from work. So, I decided to get a little “fancy” and roast 3 whole trout and stuff it with fennel, honey tangerine, and lemon wheels. Fennel is a bulb that has a great licorice flavor. Essentially, this recipe only has 5...

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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...

Tofu Recipes You Can Cook At Home

Vegetarian, 30 minutes or less, Drinks & cocktails, Kid-friendly
(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); If you’ve just started out on a vegetarian diet, then it would be great if you paid attention to what’s prepared for you in this piece. This is because most vegetarians are very keen on their tofu recipes. So, what would you need to know...

How to Make Delicious Chicken Noodle Soup

Poultry, Kid-friendly, 30 minutes or less
So you love chicken noodle soup? The good news for you today is that I am going to show you how to prepare this delicious and enjoyable meal at home. However, if you aren't very familiar with it, I presume you are reading this to get to learn more about...

Savory Italian Pasta Sauce Recipes to Impress Your Guests

Pasta, Entertaining/Holidays
It just takes boiling water, a teaspoon of oil and a pinch of salt to cook pasta of any type whether it is tagliatelle, lasagne, penner or any other variant. The trickiest part is its sauce that decides the color, texture and taste of your pasta. This traditional food of...

Guide to Making Salmon in an Oven

Seafood
Salmon is a fish that is healthy for the body. It contains good fats and omega 3 fatty acids to help support the brain. Many different methods can be used to cook salmon. Grilling salmon is one of the best ways to get the flavor out of the fish and...

A Bit On The Side: 3 Of The Most Delicious Side Dishes To Cook At Home

Video recipes, Entertaining/Holidays, Vegetarian
Photo by Buenosia Carol from Pexels When it comes to creating an enjoyable eating experience, you can't let everything rest on the central dish. In fact, it's also vital to find accompanying dishes that compliment the main dish as well. Sadly, tracking down the best of these, especially ones that...

Chicken Soup with Glass Noodles (Sotanghon)

Poultry, Kid-friendly, Video recipes
Sponsored by Knorr Liquid SeasoningEvery culture has their version of chicken noodle soup and this is one of my nostalgic faves that my mom always made, called Sotanghon. My version of Sotanghon adds Knorr Liquid Seasoning to boost the flavors and make cooking faster and delicious for our busy lives. The...

How to Make Beef Picadillo with No Oil

Beef, 30 minutes or less, Kid-friendly, Video recipes
Sponsored by Knorr Liquid Seasoning This is one of the recipes I make when I'm a little lazy and have just enough time to throw things in a skillet and make dinner.  Beef Picadillo is a simple recipe taking ground beef, tons of fresh and frozen veggies, all tossed together...

5 Tips for Vegetarian-Friendly Barbecues

Vegetarian, Grilled
The barbecue is a favorite dinner choice to bring large parties together. When a mouth-watering parade of delicious food comes hot off the grill, BBQ leaves everyone smiling. Burgers, steaks, wings, sizzling fish - sometimes it can be hard to pick which item you're planning to eat fifty of and...

5 Best Christmas Dishes for Student Party

Entertaining/Holidays
With holidays being so close, you need to start preparations for the foods you’ll cook for your friends and family. Since we know that students do not have an excessive budget, there are some cheap yet tasty options out there that might catch your eye. The ingredients that you are...

CBD-Infused Spaghetti Recipes

Pasta
What can be better than a bowl of steaming spaghetti, served with your favorite sauce on a cold evening after a long day at work or school? Better yet, spaghetti is quick and easy to prepare, so you don’t need to spend hours slaving over a hot stove to produce...