Slow Cooker Carnitas 🌮

I definitely had some help prepping this dish! Our toddler wanted to help by stirring, pouring and supervising 😂 Something about mommy having all the fun up on the counters with food makes her want to “help.” It doesn’t always mean I get things done quickly but I appreciate her wanting to be a partContinue reading “Slow Cooker Carnitas 🌮”

Slow Cooker Turkey Chili

Have you ever used your Instant Pot on the slow cook setting? It’s pretty awesome! It saves having to sauté in one skillet and then transfer everything to your slow cooker or crockpot. You can sauté your ground turkey and veggies in the instant pot and then add all the liquid ingredients to start slowContinue reading “Slow Cooker Turkey Chili”

Greek Steak Pitas 🥙

Greek food is so tasty, I had to make another recipe! Marinated our steaks overnight and the flavors were just amazing. While we cooked the steaks, I seasoned them even more. If you like pitas, this is the recipe for you. I served up the steak pitas with tzatziki sauce, feta cheese, sliced cucumber, andContinue reading “Greek Steak Pitas 🥙”

Street Tacos & Spanish Rice

When we lived in SoCal, we could go to our local grocery stores and buy pre-marinated Carne Asada steaks. There would normally be steaks that are marinated in a citrus or ranchero flavored marinade. It was so easy to just buy them marinated and grill them up! But since we haven’t found this down hereContinue reading “Street Tacos & Spanish Rice”

Slow Cooker Mediterranean Lentil Soup

I have another recipe with lentils! We can’t get enough of them 😂 Lentils are : Cheap, Good for You, and Easy to make! I like to make them at least once a month. For this recipe, I used our Instant Pot, I love it! You can also use a regular slow cooker or crockpot,Continue reading “Slow Cooker Mediterranean Lentil Soup”

Salsa Verde, Delicious!

Fresh salsa is the best, it’s the highlight of any trip to our local Mexican restaurant. Since it’s Cinco De Mayo tomorrow, I wanted to make a homemade version of salsa verde and serve it with our dinner. The recipe is simple! I roasted tomatillos and a jalapeño in our air fryer/toaster oven but youContinue reading “Salsa Verde, Delicious!”

Instant Pot Lentil Soup-Middle Eastern Version

My last lentil soup recipe was really good, this one is EVEN better. I know what you’re thinking, how many lentil soup recipes can there be? Do people really eat lentils that much? There are a bunch of lentil soup recipes AND people love lentils, including me ☺️ I am okay with not eating meatContinue reading “Instant Pot Lentil Soup-Middle Eastern Version”

Oven Roasted Asparagus

We like to grill asparagus, but we also like to roast it in our oven! It still has a crunch to it and can brown just like on the bbq, while cooking up in your oven. My simple recipe makes asparagus taste so yummy, you’ll forget it’s good for you.

Sautéed Green Beans

What’s better than green bean casserole? Sautéed green beans! All the seasonings come together and make this delish. I use fresh green beans, but you can also use frozen. It’s the perfect side to any main dish, is healthy for you, and is vegan! The recipe I have says it’s 4 servings but my husbandContinue reading “Sautéed Green Beans”

Chicken Noodle Soup 🥣

Perfect for a cold day, easy to make, and better than that canned stuff : it’s my homemade chicken noodle soup! It has all the flavors of home and love and tastiness. My husband says this is the best chicken noodle soup he has ever had, and I think it’s the best one for meContinue reading “Chicken Noodle Soup 🥣”