Main Course, Mexican, Poultry, Recipes, Spicy

Stuffed Poblano Peppers

Oh my! This recipe could not look more beautiful! And it tastes good too 😉 Peppers stuffed with chicken, veggies, and cheese! I served mine with some seasoned rice and sprinkled with cilantro. Perfect! Now this takes a bit of planning if you don’t have leftover/already cooked chicken {because the chicken needs to be cooked before… Continue reading Stuffed Poblano Peppers

Chicken, Main Course, Mexican, Poultry, Recipes

{Healthy} Baked Chicken Taquitos

Do you ever have those days where you come home and realize you’re completely unprepared for dinner. I had one of those days last week. I had forgotten to stop at the store the other night and had none of the ingredients I needed for dinner. What was I to do? My fiancĂ© talked me… Continue reading {Healthy} Baked Chicken Taquitos

Appetizer, Main Course, Pork, Recipes, Side Dish

Spinach and Sausage Overstuffed Mushrooms

Hey, everybody! I'm moving right into that winter vibe lately and that means comfort food! Tonight on the menu: spinach and sausage overstuffed mushrooms. I don't even know what makes these mushrooms taste so good they're addicting. Oh, wait. They're filled with cheese and garlic so that's definitely it. This recipe began as an alternative/expansion… Continue reading Spinach and Sausage Overstuffed Mushrooms

Bacon, Main Course, Recipes, Side Dish, Soup, Vegetarian

White Bean Soup {with brown butter & bacon}

Happy Halloween🎃! Today in Anchorage the fog hung low and thick, completely hiding the mountains and creeping across the ground. It was the absolute most perfect day for Halloween! This soup will warm you up inside with its creamy texture and nutty flavor of the spiced brown butter. Plus, um bacon?! Can you go wrong?… Continue reading White Bean Soup {with brown butter & bacon}

Chicken, Main Course, Pasta, Poultry, Recipes, Spicy

Cajun Chicken Alfredo Pasta

Have you ever spent all day thinking about dinner? Imagining the last time you tasted that amazing meal. Would it be as wonderful tonight? That was me all day today. I just couldn't stop talking about it. And now I sit here typing this blog with a happy belly full of the most delicious pasta… Continue reading Cajun Chicken Alfredo Pasta

Main Course, Middle Eastern, Recipes, Spicy, Vegetarian

Shakshuka {Eggs in Hell}

Hi, everybody! I’d like to make an introduction if you haven’t already met. Everybody, meet Shakshuka! Also known as {Eggs in Hell} or {Spicy Eggs in Hell}. This dish is traditionally Middle Eastern cuisine and can now be found in Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Yemen, Israel, Spain, and Morocco among others. Poached eggs in a tomato… Continue reading Shakshuka {Eggs in Hell}

Main Course, Recipes, Soup, Vegan, Vegetarian

Roasted Tomato Bisque

Hey, everyone! Roasted Tomato Bisque here to change your grilled cheese game! Winter is descending upon us in Anchorage with the first frost lingering over the ground well into the afternoon today. It was the perfect weather to break out this homemade tomato soup recipe. Now, I have made this soup more than a dozen… Continue reading Roasted Tomato Bisque

Asian, Main Course, Recipes, Vegan, Vegetarian

Black Pepper Tofu Stirfry

Hey, everybody! This is a recipe I made a week or so ago. Then when my fiancĂ© and I went to work with leftovers, we had more than a few requests from friends and coworkers. Also, it should be noted that my fiancĂ©, who doesn't always like new things, was a fan of this tofu… Continue reading Black Pepper Tofu Stirfry

Chicken, Italian, Main Course, Pasta, Poultry, Recipes

Tomato Basil Caprese Pasta

So I've been exercising more recently {#sweatingforthewedding} and noticed that while pasta is the most delicious thing on this plant, it makes me feel somewhat sluggish. Because of this I haven't been eating it as much. This recipe was my reintroduction to pasta after 2 weeks of abstaining and MAN it was a good choice!… Continue reading Tomato Basil Caprese Pasta

Asian, Chicken, Chinese, Korean, Main Course, Poultry, Recipes

Chicken Cabbage Stirfry

My first recipe post! [Bear with me... more pictures in the future] I have to admit, I wasn't as excited for this dinner tonight and contemplated ordering pizza, but I'm so glad I didn't! The flavorful chicken goes perfectly with the light sesame cabbage and snow peas! My fiancĂ© just said, "Babe, I don't know… Continue reading Chicken Cabbage Stirfry