Month: April 2018

Fresh Pineapple Salsa

Fresh Pineapple Salsa

Cinco de Mayo is just around the corner and it’s never too early to start getting in the fiesta mood! I’m a salsa girl. To me the chip is nothing but a vehicle to get the salsa in my mouth. You know what’s another vehicle […]

Greek Chickpea Salad

Greek Chickpea Salad

As the weather warms up, I’m looking to spend less time standing over a hot stove or oven and more time outside soaking in the vitamin D (preferably with a glass of wine in hand). This recipe solves this need. Just some slicing and dicing […]

One-Pot Chicken Thighs with Broccoli Rice

One-Pot Chicken Thighs with Broccoli Rice

One. Pot. Meals. Need I say more? There are two things that help elevate this dish. 1. We’re taking the extra step of browning the chicken thighs first in the same pot. Because crispy chicken skin is bae. 2. Instead of water, we use chicken […]

Quinoa Caprese Salad

Quinoa Caprese Salad

When I was younger, I didn’t fully appreciate caprese salad. I didn’t get the hype. I just would pick out the mozarella and leave the tomato and basil. Fast forward, now it’s one of my favorite combinations. The caprese spin on this quinoa gives those […]

Sheet Pan Chicken “Stir Fry”

Sheet Pan Chicken “Stir Fry”

Looking for an easy weeknight meal or a recipe to add to your weakly meal prep? Sheet Pan meals are perfect for both of these. In addition to the ease of this meal, it is great to use up any vegetables you have in your […]

Corn, Bean, & Avocado Salsa

Corn, Bean, & Avocado Salsa

We had quite the April Fools trick pulled on us here in MN, a fresh 6+ inches of snow. Happy Spring ya’ll!! Even though Winter is never ending this year, warm weather has to be coming sooner or later. And one of the things I’m […]

Instant Pot BBQ Chicken Wings

Instant Pot BBQ Chicken Wings

If Monday’s Instant Pot Salsa Chicken recipe convinced you to bust out your IP, or even take the plunge and buy one, then I have another recipe for you to try out. I used to always make my chicken wings in the oven and it […]

Instant Pot Salsa Chicken with Cilantro Lime Quinoa

Instant Pot Salsa Chicken with Cilantro Lime Quinoa

Have you joined the Instant Pot cult? I love mine, BUT (and some Instant Pot fanatics may disagree with me), I don’t think it’s the right appliance for everything. Some things deserve their time in the oven or on the stove. However. This recipe is […]