Breaded, Chicken, comfort food, Cooking, Fun

Shake and Bake Chicken

This week, I got the new Chrissy Teigan cookbook, Cravings Hungry for More, and immediately went through it. While there are so many recipes and they all looked good, I was drawn to her shake and bake chicken. Her recipe was straight forward, I already had all the ingredients, and let's be honest...I am always… Continue reading Shake and Bake Chicken

Cheesy, comfort food, Cooking, Fun, Holiday, Pizza

Pepperoni Pizza Roses

Happy Valentine's/Gal-entine's/Pal-entine's Day everyone! Whether you are spending the day with a significant other, with the gals or with all your pals, this dish will surely be a hit! I made these a few years ago when my boyfriend fiancé realized that I truly love food more than flowers. They say the way to a guys… Continue reading Pepperoni Pizza Roses

Asian, Beef, Cooking, Paleo, Whole30

Sweet and Sour Beef Meatballs (Paleo)

This was the first week following my challenge, and I had to keep up my weekly routine! When my weeks get crazy, setting aside a cooking night helps keep me sane and forces me to have a night in, which is always necessary. This week, since I am still maintaining my Paleo diet, I chose… Continue reading Sweet and Sour Beef Meatballs (Paleo)

BBQ, Beef, Cooking, Paleo

Week 52: Beef Ribs and BBQ Sauce (Paleo)

My year long resolution has finally come to a close. Even though I have successfully completed 52 meals, this is not the end of my cooking! I have loved this entire process and hope to still blog regularly with some fun dinners and maybe expand into baking! Since this is the final week of my… Continue reading Week 52: Beef Ribs and BBQ Sauce (Paleo)

Beef, Cooking, Mexican, Paleo, Whole30

Week 51: Cauliflower Taco Shells (Paleo)

I have one more week of my 52 week cooking challenge, and I am really starting to feel more comfortable in the kitchen and working with new ingredients. Trying out Whole30 and Paleo have also helped with this, as you have to find alternatives to common ingredients. Sometimes the dish work, and sometimes it doesn't.… Continue reading Week 51: Cauliflower Taco Shells (Paleo)

Cooking, Pasta, Seafood

Week 49: Shrimp Scampi with Homemade Linguine

Last week I said I was going to eat healthier, but that was before I got a pasta maker for Christmas! I have wanted this kitchen appliance for a while now, and I could barely wait 24 hours before ripping the box open and making this dish! While making pasta is not the easiest, this… Continue reading Week 49: Shrimp Scampi with Homemade Linguine

Asian, Beef, Cooking, Whole30

Week 48: Beef and Broccoli

As 2018 is coming to an end, I was thinking about new years resolutions and what I wanted to strive for in 2019. I decided that focusing on me and my health would be my top priority. While in theory this sounds great, in reality I LOVE food. This means I am going to put… Continue reading Week 48: Beef and Broccoli

comfort food, Cooking, Fried, Holiday, Vegetarian

Week 46: Potato Latkes

We are fully submerged in the holiday season! Decorations are up, holiday cards are starting to arrive, holiday gifts have been purchased, and we are halfway through Hanukkah with Christmas right around the corner!! To not get too far ahead of myself, I decided to start with one holiday. To celebrate the festival of lights,… Continue reading Week 46: Potato Latkes