Creamy Cajun Pasta (this is 🌶!)

We wanted to spice up our regular pasta routine with a Cajun kick, this was delicious! If you like Cajun food and pasta, this is a great mix. You can also adjust the level of spice which is great for our friends who aren’t fans of the heat but love the flavor. In order toContinue reading “Creamy Cajun Pasta (this is 🌶!)”

Another Mac & Cheese Recipe!

I already know what you’re going to say, how many mac and cheese recipes does this lady have!? I have my slow cooker recipe, baked recipe, and baked with Velveeta cheese and bread crumbs on top recipe! All of the recipes have a different taste to them and are a perfect main or side dish.Continue reading “Another Mac & Cheese Recipe!”

Instant Pot Turkey Breast

I love roasted turkey in the oven, and for holidays I prefer turkey over ham. With Easter around the corner, I wanted to make a turkey breast recipe and see how my instant pot measures up compared to our oven for making a juicy turkey breast. It’s also nice to not have to run theContinue reading “Instant Pot Turkey Breast”

California Rolls / Sushi Rice

I love sushi. All types! I haven’t found a sushi place since we moved out here about a year and a half ago, so I figured I might as well try to make some at home. I wanted to try an easier recipe so I can “work up to” the harder ones, California rolls soundedContinue reading “California Rolls / Sushi Rice”

Jalapeño Cornbread

This was the perfect addition to our chili last night. So flavorful! If you like cornbread and are tired of the same old recipe, this one spices things up! The cool thing about using pickled jalapeños is that you can choose mild, medium or hot when you buy them. I added mild to our cornbreadContinue reading “Jalapeño Cornbread”

Fish Tacos w/ Chipotle Mayo Sauce

In SoCal there are restaurants everywhere, with a variety of different types of cuisines in every town, suburb and city. Since we moved out of California about a year and a half ago, we’ve been slowly checking out restaurants and trying out new cuisines. One type of cuisine we don’t see much of down hereContinue reading “Fish Tacos w/ Chipotle Mayo Sauce”

Chicken Salad Sandwiches 🥪

It’s been warmer these last few days out here, feeling like spring already! Seems like as the weather gets warmer, we do more stuff outside and just don’t have time to make a really big meal. I have quick dinner and lunch options I like to keep on hand if I need to make somethingContinue reading “Chicken Salad Sandwiches 🥪”

Lentil Soup – Slow Cooker

With the season of Lent upon us, many observe Lent and part of it is to eat meatless dishes every Friday, Ash Wednesday, and Good Friday during Lent. There are so many options to eat on those Fridays (or even during the week) that are delicious AND meatless. You don’t have to get stuck withContinue reading “Lentil Soup – Slow Cooker”