Ingredient: red pepper flakes

Healthy Orange Chicken

Healthy Orange Chicken

Orange Chicken is one of my favorite Chinese Takeout picks. But sometimes you want the flavors of takeout in a healthier way. Enter this Healthy Orange Chicken. Marinating chicken thighs in an easy orange marinade gives you all the flavor, without the frying. Not to…

One-Pot Spinach Artichoke Pesto Pasta

One-Pot Spinach Artichoke Pesto Pasta

One-Pot Spinach Artichoke Pesto Pasta is great for when you’re craving pasta, but want little clean up. All made in one dutch oven, this dish is even vegetarian. Perfect for Meatless Monday. Farfalle pasta is combined with white beans, spinach, artichoke hearts, basil pesto, and…

Roasted Red Pepper Dip

Roasted Red Pepper Dip

This Roasted Red Pepper Dip is your new must have healthy snack. Made from roasted red peppers, garlic, almonds, basil, red wine vinegar, some spices, and oil. It’s great paired with veggies or your favorite crackers for dipping. Unlike hummus (here’s my favorite way to…

One Pot Spicy Sausage Pasta

One Pot Spicy Sausage Pasta

One Pot Spicy Sausage Pasta needs to be on your winter menu. The rigatoni noodles cook right in the spicy Italian sausage sauce that has both crushed tomatoes and basil pesto. One Pot Pasta is your solution to an easy and comforting dinner. What You’ll…

30-Minute Korean Beef Stir Fry

30-Minute Korean Beef Stir Fry

When it comes to easy dinners, stir frying is one of my favorite techniques! It’s such a great way to clear out the fridge in a delicious way. This recipe pairs a stir fry beef (such as skirt, flank, or sirloin steak) with lots of…

Prosciutto Burrata Pasta with Peas

Prosciutto Burrata Pasta with Peas

This Prosciutto Burrata Pasta with Peas is for the cheese lovers. Not only does it have chunks of melty Burrata Cheese throughout, but it also has lots of fresh grated parmesan. With each bite you get fresh green peas, some melty cheese, and a little…

Quinoa Chicken Fajita Bake

Quinoa Chicken Fajita Bake

This Quinoa Chicken Fajita Bake is going to be your new fave weeknight dinner recipe. Full of tons of fajita flavor and veggies, quinoa, salsa, and cheese… how could you go wrong. We use one skillet to cook everything up (minus the quinoa) and then…

Instant Pot Stuffed Pepper Soup

Instant Pot Stuffed Pepper Soup

I’ve got your one-pot meal or meal prep covered. Warm, comfort food may not be the go-to in the summer. But you know what is? Not heating up the kitchen with the stove or oven. Enter your Pressure Cooker (Instant Pot). I love how easy…

Slow Cooker Shredded Italian Beef

Slow Cooker Shredded Italian Beef

Is there ever such a thing as too many Slow Cooker recipes? Especially ones that are essentially dump and go? I think not. Chuck Roast cooks low and slow in the crockpot and results in a tangy, slightly spicy, shredded Italian Beef that your family…

Simple Marinara Sauce

Simple Marinara Sauce

Don’t get me wrong, my pantry always has a jar or two of marinara sauce in stock. And I will never be ashamed about reaching for a jar. But sometimes you’re craving a little more and want to put a little love into your meal.…

Simple Chunky Spaghetti Sauce

Simple Chunky Spaghetti Sauce

Is there anything more comforting than a big bowl of spaghetti? I love a perfect bolognese that simmers for hours just as much as the next person. But, sometimes it’s 5pm and I’m just plain hangry. Enter, my go-to Simple Chunky Spaghetti Sauce. This sauce…

Easy 15-Minute Korean Ground Beef Bowls

Easy 15-Minute Korean Ground Beef Bowls

As the holidays approach, I try to be a little extra conscious of my spending to save up some extra dough. One of the biggest ways I try to save money is with my food budget. Less eating out and more cooking at home –…

5 Ingredient Sausage Tomato Sauce with Spaghetti Squash

5 Ingredient Sausage Tomato Sauce with Spaghetti Squash

Last month, we moved apartments. Luckily it wasn’t a far move. But no matter, moving is. a. pain! Now that we’re all settled in our new space, the packing and unpacking was well worth it. But I will say there’s nothing like having to pack…

Balsamic Skirt Steak with Basil Chimichurri

Balsamic Skirt Steak with Basil Chimichurri

When I manage to wake up early enough, one of my favorite weekend morning activities is visiting the farmers market. I love wandering down the rows and rows of colorful, local, in season produce. It’s like a game picking out new things to experiment with.…

Asian Noodle Salad with an Almond Dressing

Asian Noodle Salad with an Almond Dressing

Summertime calls for all the cold salads! Perfect to bring to a potluck or for easy weekday lunches. This noodle salad is filled with yummy Asian flavors thanks to the dressing that comes together easily in your blender or food processor. This girl is allergic…