Tag | “Tomatoes”

Oxtail Stew | Offal | Week 04

Before anyone argues that oxtail isn't offal. Technically, it is. I wasn't nearly brave enough to try hearts...
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Salads in Jars | Canned | Week 08

Alright, alright. I know that I've taken a little creative liberty with this week's challenge. I didn't...
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Huevos Habaneros | Cuban Food | Week 16

¡Huevos Locos! That's right people. These eggs are crazy. Crazy Spicy! Trust me, if you're an allergy...
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Hibiscus, Rose, and Lime Cupcakes with Candied Violas | Flowers | Week 19

Alright, alright, I know. I've been really bad about keeping up with recipes this last week. Fortunately, I have a...
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BBQ Ranch Pasta Salad | Barbecue | Week 20

Barbecue season is upon us folks, which means we get to slather our favorite sweet stuff on pretty much everything...
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Bison Stuffed Peppers | Ground Meat | Week 21

Well people, I think I might have found my new favorite recipe: bison stuffed peppers. And yes, the bison really does...
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Shooter Sandwich | Picnic Foods | Week 27

Have you ever seen a sandwich so flat? Where a normal sandwich would be piled high with toppings, this sandwich happens...
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Chicken Biryani | Indian | Week 33

I have had a fascination with India and Nepal for my entire life - mostly because my sister is from Kathmandu (for...
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Twisted Tzatziki Gyro Pizza

Yamas! I think I've discovered the Zeus of pizzas with this incredible gyro mash-up. I've been craving tzatziki...
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Chorizo con Papas y Huevos (en una sartén) | Mexican | Week 38

Hola amigos! Today was one of those mornings where I just didn't want to cook anything complicated, and I especially...
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Omelette Burger | Omelettes | Week 41

This recipe comes to you after three failed attempts at making a perfect omelette. The good thing about omelettes is if...
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Fall Harvest Quiche

Even though the end of fall means winter is just around the corner, I can't help but love these last few days of...
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Chicken Bacon Strata

Chicken. Bacon. Strata. Never have those words sounded so delicious. Ever since I made toads-in-holes...
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Mediterranean Asparagus Orzo Salad

It's asparagus season baby. Which means it's good in everything. Here's an orzo salad that's amazing served hot or...
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Guacamole Wontons - Food Fusion!

Guacamole wontons. I'll just let that sink in for a minute. Yes, they are everything you can imagine - and...
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Baked Choriziti

I've been on a chorizo kick lately. With chorizo topped chicken waffles, surf 'n' turf bites,...
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Land & Sea Paella

Welcome folks to the very first READER SUGGESTION RECIPE! So what if that reader was my mom. She deserves the...
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Easy Peasy Guacamole

This isn't the first time guacamole has shown up on my blog. It's just the first time I didn't deep fry...
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Mango Salsa

My mango salsa recipe is by far one of my most requested recipes. My mom calls it "crack salsa" because she literally...
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Bangers & Mash | Weasley Family Breakfast | Harry Potter Recipes

If there is one thing from the Harry Potter universe that I would give anything to try (except for, you know, doing...
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Herbology Garden Bread Bites | Harry Potter Recipes

Herbology at Hogwarts was always a class that I found interesting. Maybe it’s just the gardener in me, but I could...
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Nepali Momos

Nepal has always held a special place in my heart, especially since that is where my sister was adopted from. I...
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Spaghetti Squash with Spinach Sauce

I have made spaghetti squash many times in the past. It’s not only super cheap, but you’d be shocked by how many...
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Single Serving Mini Lasagna

Sometimes you really crave lasagna, but you’re home alone and don’t want to eat lasagna by yourself for the next...
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Thai Turkey Burger with Cucumber Relish

I'm always looking for new ways to dress up what I would consider an otherwise boring burger. When I found some ground...
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Simple Chipotle Chicken Roll-Ups

Here's a simple appetizer that I can promise will be the talk of any party you are attending. Not only are they...
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Sweet Potato Pizza with Chorizo, Honey Drizzle & Goat Cheese

Potatoes on pizza is definitely not a new invention, but it's certainly a delicious one. It's hard to go wrong with...
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Bison Chili

If you can get your hands on bison, definitely stock up. Usually sold in specialty grocery stores or at a local farmers...
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Mango & Avocado Ceviche

Over the summer, Nick and some friends and I went on a Caribbean cruise. The seafood was the freshest I had ever...
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Gommu's Hobo Soup | Republic City | Legend of Korra Recipes

As Republic City comes under the reign of Amon and the Equalists, Korra and the rest of Team Avatar take shelter with...
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Flying Bison Burgers | Earth Kingdom | Legend of Korra Recipes

Caution: Mild Legend of Korra spoilers in this post!We return to the Earth Kingdom to visit Ba Sing Se, the home of...
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Spicy Chicken Roll-Ups | One Pan Meals

Sometimes less really is more. On nights where you don't want to cook (and especially don't want to clean up after...
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Homestyle Tomato Soup | 30 Minute Meals | Week 01

It's soup season, despite what El Niño might have to say about this crazy warm weather. Even though it...
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Simple Shrimp Scampi | 15 Minute Meals

Ever have one of those nights where you just dig whatever you can find out of your refrigerator and hope for the best?...
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Turkey & Quinoa Chili | Healthy Slow Cooker Meals

Chili is a relatively new favorite food of mine - mostly because it's super simple to make in a crock pot. I didn't...
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Spicy Seven Layer Dip | Super Bowl Food

Chips and dip is probably my biggest weakness. There are few snacks I find more satisfying than the crunch of a...
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Spinach & Artichoke Stuffed Garlic Bread | Easy Appetizers

Lately I’ve been in a “stuffing various ingredients into bread” kind of mood. Whether I’m stuffing cheese into...
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Crazy Easy Gumbo | Mardi Gras Recipes

My boyfriend and I are pretty much obsessed with gumbo. Anytime we see it on a menu, we get it. With Mardi Gras coming...
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Malay Kari Udang | Coconut Prawn Curry

I love it when the weekly challenge is influenced by Indian and Thai flavors, so I was especially pumped when...
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Shrimp Burgers with Horseradish Tartar Sauce

While fish fries are all the rage during Lent, eating the same fishy dishes might get a little monotonous after several...
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Breakfast Mac & Cheese | Week 11

Back at it again with the 52 weeks of Cooking Challenge. This past week the challenge was macaroni and cheese,...
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Baked Avocado Eggs with Tomato Herb Hollandaise

I have a slight obsession with Eggs Benedict. I’ve eaten it weekly for the past few years and have come to believe...
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Healthy Chicken Wraps | Meal Prep Sundays

If you are one of those people who really hates to cook or if you are trying to save some money instead of eating out...
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Orzo Salad

A while back I posted about my healthy chicken wraps I prepped for the week and lots of people asked about the orzo...
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Sundried Tomato & Avocado Roll Ups

I like to have a vegetarian option available at every party I host, but I also want the vegetarian option to...
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Campfire Succotash | Campfire Recipes

If you "camp" like I do, foraging for food is basically...not gonna happen. But I'll forage my local supermarket for...
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Fleur Delacour's Bouillabaisse | Harry Potter Recipes

At that moment, a voice said, "Excuse me, are you wanting ze bouillabaisse?" It was the girl from Beauxbatons who...
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Gravlax & Hovmästarsås Croustades

Every week, I participate in a weekly recipe challenge. Recently the theme was Nordic, which was extremely interesting...
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Cajun Zoodles

We've been trying to eat healthier in our household lately, so I've been on the hunt for delicious alternatives to our...
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Surf 'n' Turf Pinwheels

If there's one thing I love more than shrimp, it's steak. I'm also a sucker for surf 'n' turf recipes. Recently there...
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Eggplant Parmigiana

Summer has drawn to an end, which means it's harvest time! Last weekend, I decided to take down my garden, and got a...
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One Pot Cheeseburger Soup

I live for cold weather. I'm meant to dress in sweatshirts and jeans, and expect to be in a semi-hibernation-state from...
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Ghana Red-Red & Plantains

This week's challenge was West African - and fortunately for me, Nick spent time in Ghana several years ago and was...
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Chana Masala | Slow Cooker Recipes

Chana masala is a chickpea dish popular in Pakistani and Indian cultures. Packed with Indian spices such as tumeric,...
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Margarita Pizza with Homemade Pizza Sauce

So I've been catching up on posting my weekly challenge recipes - don't get me wrong, I've completed every week on...
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Simple Homemade Pepper Jelly

It is sadly the end of the gardening season, so a few weekends ago, I dismantled my garden and reaped a nice...
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Ratatouille | Disney Recipes

"Why do they call it that?" "What?" " - Ratatouille. It's like a stew, right? Why do they call it that?...
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Healthy Turkey Chili

This might be my new favorite chili! Packed with super foods like butternut squash, quinoa, black beans and tomatoes,...
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Southwest Bison Pizza

I’ve been buying bison for years. In fact, whenever I see it at my local grocery, I usually buy as much as I can...
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Bison Breakfast Bowls

At least once a month, I make some sort of variation on my famous breakfast bowls, and this month's meal prep was no...
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Shashuka & Lamb Meatballs

Shashuka is an Israeli breakfast dish that involves poaching eggs in a spicy tomato sauce mixed with veggies and...
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Dill Pickle Pasta Salad | What's in My Fridge Door?

Around this time of year, I like to clean out my fridge and use up any random ingredients I've acquired over the last...
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Pasta Puttanesca | A Series of Unfortunate Recipes

Anyone else binge through A Series of Unfortunate Events this past weekend? I know I've been looking forward to it ever...
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Chicken Tikka Masala

I'm always in the mood for Indian food. If it were up to me, I'd probably only eat Indian food. I mean, who...
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Tex-Mex Chili

Welcome friends, to the best of Tex-Mex fusion. It's a hearty mix of Mexican spice along with some strong...
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Heart Shaped Shrimp Ravioli | Valentine's Day

If you're looking to up the ante this Valentine's day by treating your significant other to a homemade meal, then look...
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One Pan Sriracha Honey Shrimp & Asparagus | 20 Minute Meals

I'm always searching for easy meals that take minimal effort on my part - and well this dish checks all the marks:...
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Middle Eastern Lamb Pita

A few weeks ago the challenge was Middle Eastern food. And with all of the holidays and life events happening all...
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Pizza Pot Pie

Back in March, most of the world celebrated "Pi Day" - named for being 3/14, which of course is the start of the...
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Southern Corn Salsa

The snow clouds are finally clearing, warmer weather and sunny days are here - which means summer is just around the...
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Homemade Bruschetta

A few weeks ago, I discovered that it's actually incredibly easy to make your own mozzarella cheese at home in...
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Chicken Parmesan STUFFED Meatballs

Chicken parm is one of my favorite, easy-weeknight meals. Lately, my local grocery has been running lots of deals on...
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Spinach & Leek Frittata | Whole 30 Recipes

Everyone I know has been going on and on about the Whole 30 Diet. It's a pretty simple concept: avoid sugar, grains,...
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Sweet Tea Chicken Summer Salad

If there's one thing that's synonymous with summer time, it's sweet tea. But did you know that it's much more than just...
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Ginny Weasley's Paprikash | Harry Potter Recipes

“Yeah, size is no guarantee of power,” said George. “Look at Ginny.”“What d’ you mean?” said...
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LET'S COOK: 30 Minute Chicken Parmesan

Tonight we make Chicken Parmesan, with a homemade tomato sauce, in about thirty minutes from start to finish. Join me...
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Garden Salsa Four Ways

It's that time of year - tomato season! My garden is glowing red with plump tomatoes of all varieties. With several...
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Zucchini Boats | Garden Recipes

My garden is pumping out gigantic zucchini – at three to four pounds apiece, they are almost bigger than my dog...
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Panzanella

Ever get a nice loaf of crusty bread with every intent on eating the entire thing in basically one sitting, to only get...
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