Pulled Pork Rice Bowl

Pulled Pork Rice Bowl

This pulled pork rice bowl is a great and tasty way to use pulled pork that you’ve cooked in your slow cooker.  Each layer of flavor in this dish is amazing and worth the effort of making all the different components.  This pulled pork rice…

Chicken with Tarragon and Cream Sauce

Chicken with Tarragon and Cream Sauce

This is a classic and easy French dish to add to your dinner rotation.  Unlike many French recipes, this one does not require any special techniques and it’s flavor is amazing.  Fresh tarragon is important when making this dish since it has a sweet flavor…

Salad Nicoise

Salad Nicoise

Salad Nicoise is a classic French salad that you will find all over France.  There are many variations of this dish but most will have hard boiled egg, green beans, tuna and tomatoes served over lettuce.   It is a light and flavorful dish that requires…

Farro and Kale Minestrone

Farro and Kale Minestrone

  Minestrone is a style of Italian soup that varies in its ingredients from region to region.  This minestrone utilizes winter vegetables and uses farro (an ancient grain) instead of the traditional pasta.  These soups are always best when served with a nice crusty bread…

Indian Vegetable Curry

Indian Vegetable Curry

One of our favorite dishes that is in our dinner rotation is Indian curry!  We are huge fans of Indian food, always have been for as long as I can remember.  The spices that are in the curry are just amazing and make anything you…

Mexican Lentils with Fruit

Mexican Lentils with Fruit

  This dish comes from the region of Oaxaca Mexico and it is rich in flavors and textures.  It is meant to be a stew and not a soup and can be served with a side of tortillas, rice or bread. Recipe adapted from the…

Chinese Chicken

Chinese Chicken

  For years, my husband has cooking this amazing dish of Chinese chicken and green beans and let me tell you that the name does not do it justice.  Chicken and green beans sounds so plain and ordinary but this dish is none of that! …

Korean Sesame Noodles with Roasted Broccolini

Korean Sesame Noodles with Roasted Broccolini

Yes I know what you are thinking, Korean sesame noodles?  Aren’t sesame noodles Chinese?  Well yes they are!  But in my kitchen there are no rules when it comes to maximizing flavor and making a dish that is good even better.  That is the case…

Grilled Steak tips with Rojo Chimichurri

Grilled Steak tips with Rojo Chimichurri

you have been following along with me then you know I am on a roll with grilled meats with sauces 🙂  Grilling doesn’t have to be complicated to make your food taste amazing, in fact quite the opposite!  For me, I have found that if…

Vegetarian Cassoulet

Vegetarian Cassoulet

​If I told you I was cooking dinner all day in the oven (well not all day but for a few hours), would you guess it was a vegetarian dish?  This cannellini bean dish is roasted for 4 hours with porcini mushrooms, red wine, tomatoes,…