Ingredient: salt and pepper

Easy Sesame Chicken

Easy Sesame Chicken

I. Love. Takeout. I really do. And my GO-TO is Chinese Takeout. Is there anything more satisfying than eating Sesame Chicken straight out of the takeout container while watching the 4th episode of the Netflix show you just started that day… (I know you’ve been […]

Bright Shrimp Orzo Salad

Bright Shrimp Orzo Salad

Pasta salads are the ultimate entertaining food. Easy to make a BIG batch to feed a crowd and can often be made ahead. I’m sold. But, some pasta salads can feel heavy. Not this Shrimp Orzo Salad. The fresh herbs, cucumber, and shrimp make it […]

Healthy Pork Egg Roll Soup

Healthy Pork Egg Roll Soup

Pork Egg Roll Soup brings all the yummy, Asian flavors of egg rolls with none of the fried guilt! Cabbage soup is one of my favorite options when I want something healthy, comforting, yet very filling. Not to mention that cabbage soup is affordable to […]

Rainbow Quinoa Salad

Rainbow Quinoa Salad

Rainbow Quinoa Salad is such an easy, fresh, colorful, and healthy recipe to have in your back pocket. I love it for meal prep lunches because it can be eaten cold straight from the fridge. It’s super fast to make! In less time than it […]

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 Sausage Biscuit Egg Bake

Easy Sausage Biscuit Egg Bake

When it comes to making an easy breakfast or brunch dish to feed a crowd (or for meal prep for yourself), egg bakes are KEY. There are so many combination possibilities. Egg Bakes are perfect to mix up (even the night before like my Cheesy […]

Cheesy One-Pot Taco Pasta

Cheesy One-Pot Taco Pasta

Ooey, gooey, and cheesy. Three of the best words to describe a recipe. Oh, and don’t forget easy and simple. Cheesy One-Pot Taco Pasta hits all of these. An easy ground beef recipe that satisfies your taco AND pasta cravings! I love how this simple […]

Pork Egg Roll Bowls

Pork Egg Roll Bowls

Pork Egg Roll Bowls are one of my favorite low-carb, pork recipes. It’s simple, just a few ingredients, and healthy. Best of all, it has all the flavors of the pork egg rolls from your favorite Chinese takeout spot, with none of the frying. This […]

Balsamic Quinoa Spinach Mason Jar Salads

Balsamic Quinoa Spinach Mason Jar Salads

I sang the praises of meal prep salad jars with my Lemon Chickpea & Quinoa Mason Jar Salads. If you loved the concept, then I’ve got another variation for you. Balsamic Quinoa Spinach Mason Jar Salads. These salads are vegan, meatless, meal prep friendly, and […]

How To: Slow Cooker Shredded Chicken

How To: Slow Cooker Shredded Chicken

It’s no secret that the Slow Cooker is my meal prep weapon of choice. From cooking up a big roast or pot of soup on a Sunday, to using to prepare plain chicken to be used in different recipes throughout the week. My Slow Cooker […]

Slow Cooker Pork Ragu

Slow Cooker Pork Ragu

I have an easy, comforting, and crowd pleasing recipe for you. This Slow Cooker Pork Ragu satisfies your Italian and pasta cravings with little work. All you need is a pork shoulder and some pantry ingredients (including red wine, which is definitely a pantry ingredient […]

Slow Cooker Chicken Noodle Soup

Slow Cooker Chicken Noodle Soup

Chicken Noodle Soup – always a go-to when we want something comforting as the weather cools or if a cold is coming on. With the changing season, a little cold took over our apartment. And what’s the last thing you want to do when you’re […]

Apple Broccoli Slaw

Apple Broccoli Slaw

Loaded with crunch and texture, this slaw is super easy to toss together. Our broccoli, apples, nuts, and dried cranberries are tossed together with an apple cider vinaigrette. No mayo in this slaw! Perfectly fresh and a great transition dish into fall as apple season […]

Mexican Skillet Corn

Mexican Skillet Corn

Just because Labor Day has come and gone doesn’t mean i’m ready for corn to stop being one of my main food groups. Mexican Skillet Corn brings the yummy flavors that you love from Mexican street corn, but easily made in your cast iron skillet! […]

Corn, Tomato, and Avocado Salad

Corn, Tomato, and Avocado Salad

If you haven’t been able to tell, corn is a food group of its own for me in the summer. Eaten straight off the cob slathered in butter, tossed into a salsa, or in this avocado salad, I can’t get enough of it. And if […]