Crockpot Pinto Beans & Mexican Brown Rice

Making pinto beans in my crockpot is so easy! Pretty much just dump everything in and let it slow cook all day. This time (and some other times too) I forgot to soak my beans overnight. I did a quick soak method on my stovetop and the beans still turned out great. So if you’reContinue reading “Crockpot Pinto Beans & Mexican Brown Rice”

Mongolian Chicken 🐓

Want to make a quick dinner that tastes delicious? Try this out! If you love Chinese take out but prefer to make your own at home, this recipe is perfect. It’s a great starter recipe to open the door to more Asian cuisine. Great thing is that everything is made in under 20 mins. HandsContinue reading “Mongolian Chicken 🐓”

Greek Sausage Pitas 🥙

I love Greek food 🇬🇷 after all, I’m 1/2 Greek! To get our Greek food fix in, I wanted to make a simple meal. Now with this recipe, you can be Greek too! I’ve made Greek meatballs before using ground lamb and ground beef, but this time I wanted to use ground sausage. Instead ofContinue reading “Greek Sausage Pitas 🥙”

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”

Spanish Rice

I love to make tacos, burritos, or nachos at least once a week. I like to plan out our grocery shopping list and always keep items in my pantry so I can whip up my favorite side to go along on my Mexican dinner nights. Up until about a year ago, I would make myContinue reading “Spanish Rice”

Rice Pilaf in the Rice Cooker

Making the main dish the center of attention for your meal makes sense, but sometimes you have to make your side dish just as delicious! For years, I have made my rice and pasta sides from bag or box mixes. I still make some meals with the bag or box mixes, but I definitely preferContinue reading “Rice Pilaf in the Rice Cooker”