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Category: Dinner

Grilled Chicken Shawarma

I could have sworn I had a grilled chicken shawarma recipe on my blog, but apparently I didn’t. I had to rectify this immediately. Who doesn’t love chicken shawarma?? The Marinade A very important part of shawarma is the marinade. It has a lot of components, but it isn’t…

BLAT sandwich

Seriously though…is there anything better than a BLAT sandwich? You know, bacon lettuce, avocado and tomato? I don’t think so either. How about a BLAT sandwich with black pepper aoli? Oh yeah, something really good just got even better! Making the black pepper aoli I started the sandwiches with the black…

Teriyaki chicken burgers

Let me just start this post by saying these teriyaki chicken burgers are not the easiest recipe I have posted. I will, however, post several shortcut suggestions if you are short on time. This can actually be a really quick meal if you simplify. Anatomy of the teriyaki chicken burger Okay, here is the layout…

Ham and Cheese Pockets

These ham and cheese pockets were a huge hit in our house. I mean, HUGE. I definitely should have doubled the recipe as we almost had some fights over the 3 that each person got . I know for next time, it seems 6-8 are more in order. Making the ham and cheese pockets Start…

Whole grain pizza

Sources The recipe for this whole grain pizza dough came from a friend of mine Sara. She is a big time sourdough artist, and makes amazing pizza. She recommended a book to me by Peter Reinhart (fan girl moment)called Perfect Pan Pizza. If you are interested in pizza making at all, I highly recommend…

Salmon Fritters

Salmon Fritters, oh how I love you! I grew in Alaska and we ate a lot of salmon, but I never appreciated it growing up. It was just always there and we ALWAYS ate it. You see I grew up in large family- there were 10 of us kids (I know, I know. I have…

Greek Meatball Buddha Bowl

I am trying really hard to eat healthier meals, but to be perfectly honest, it is a struggle. With all the commotion happening right now, generally I am craving sweets and processed foods. I do still really love foods like this Greek Meatball Buddha Bowl. They are great to make batch ingredients and throw it…

Easter Menu Recipes

I thought I would do a little round up of some of my favorite Easter meal ideas. I have plenty to choose from, so you should definitely be able to find that would work for you and your family! In our homes, carbs are king. We LOVE our rolls and bread with meals. It seems…

Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup Recipe From Scratch

With our weather currently experiencing some bi polar issues, one day it’s hot, one day it’s cold… soup season is still in style right now. This Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup Recipe From Scratch is a favorite here. It is my oldest son’s favorite soup, but it is also…

Asparagus Wrapped in Puff Pastry

Y’all, these little bundles are so simple to throw together. They are great for a snack, appetizer or even a meal. I just love them, as they feel like spring to me! With very few ingredients, these Asparagus Wrapped in Puff Pastry are the best! Start by thinly slicing your leeks. How many…