Green Bean Casserole

Green beans are one of my favorite vegetables, I love them sautéed, steamed, and baked! When I sauté them, I use fresh green beans. When I make my green bean casserole I use frozen green beans. For this recipe, you can use fresh or frozen (I’ve never used canned). I’m sure you can used cannedContinue reading “Green Bean Casserole”

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”

Mini Pizzas

Who doesn’t love a fun and easy dinner?! The mini pizzas we make are yummy and easy. We use refrigerated biscuits to make the pizza crust. My husband introduced me to the mini pizzas a few years ago as a surprise for my birthday. You can add whatever toppings you normally like on your pizza,Continue reading “Mini Pizzas”

Air Fried Yellow Squash

I love yellow squash, grilled up or sautéed in a skillet, so tasty. We wanted to use our air fryer since our grill was going to be full of food, so we made some air fried yellow squash! It was crispy on the outside and flavorful. If you’re looking for a new way to cookContinue reading “Air Fried Yellow Squash”

Chocolate Wacky Cake 🎂

I know the title sounds funny, this cake is delicious and wacky – in a good way! 😂 I’ve never been a fan of chocolate cake, but this recipe changed my mind. A few years ago I stumbled on this recipe and have used it ever since for birthdays, holidays, and when we have friendsContinue reading “Chocolate Wacky Cake 🎂”

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”

My Famous Turmeric Yellow Rice & Garlic Flatbread Combo Post

My turmeric yellow rice is full of flavor and goes well with lots of dishes! I’ve made this with Greek food, Indian food, Mediterranean food, and goes well with chicken, lamb or beef. I make it in my rice cooker so it’s easy peasy too. You just rinse and drain your rice, then add itContinue reading “My Famous Turmeric Yellow Rice & Garlic Flatbread Combo Post”

Indian Butter Chicken (Murgh Makhani)

I love all of the flavors in a curry dish, I can’t explain all of the notes, you just have to try it yourself! For Indian butter chicken, it had a type of curry sauce and is amazing. If you’ve never tried Indian food, one of the first dishes you should try is either ChickenContinue reading “Indian Butter Chicken (Murgh Makhani)”