Recipes

Easy Crockpot Chili

Easy Crockpot Chili

There is honestly nothing better than a hot bowl of chili on a cold winter night. Β I am seriously obsessed, but I work 6 days a week and don’t have time to slave over the stove and let my chili cook all day. That is […]

Crispy Adobo & Sazon Baked Chicken

Crispy Adobo & Sazon Baked Chicken

My fiancΓ© is Puerto Rican which means almost everything he makes for us has some kind of Spanish flair to it. He gave me his recipe for this adobo and sazon baked chicken and I have been making it (and devouring it) ever since!  For this […]

Grandma Norma’s Pistachio Dessert

Grandma Norma’s Pistachio Dessert

Every Sunday we used to go to my grandparents house for dinner. My Grandma Norma used to make a dessert each week too. More often than not the dessert she made was her Pistachio Dessert. Everyone loved this dessert because it is light, refreshing, and so […]

Quick and Healthy Pasta with Escarole

Quick and Healthy Pasta with Escarole

Pasta and greens. It honestly does not get any better. If you are like me, putting vegetables on top of pasta allows you to feel a lot better about eating so many carbs. I think that’s what makes this recipe so great, I can feel […]

Easy Pantry Garlic Bread

Easy Pantry Garlic Bread

Garlic bread is a staple in our house. We eat garlic bread almost every time we have a pasta dish. Sometimes I forget to buy the garlic bread that you can find in the freezer section of the grocery store (because lets be honest that […]

Healthy Zucchini and Tomato Pasta

Healthy Zucchini and Tomato Pasta

During the summer, I go to the farmers market once a week and fill my fridge with farm fresh veggies. Two vegetables that are always in my kitchen are tomatoes and zucchini! I love to use the zucchini in a variety of ways, but this […]

Easy Garlic Broccolini

Easy Garlic Broccolini

Broccolini is one of my favorite vegetables. If you don’t know what broccolini is, it is simply a hybrid between regular broccoli and Chinese broccoli. Broccolini has a long stalk so if you are someone who loves the stalks of broccoli, I definitely recommend you […]

Healthy Chicken & Veggie Soup

Healthy Chicken & Veggie Soup

It is still freezing where I live and on top of that I have been fighting a nasty cold. When the weather is frigid or I am feeling sick, I always want to cuddle up in my fuzzy robe and eat chicken soup.  This soup […]

Easy Italian Caprese Sandwich

Easy Italian Caprese Sandwich

I love to have sandwiches for lunch. They fill me up and are extremely versatile. I often use things that are about to go bad in my fridge or pantry to reduce food waste.  I always have mozzarella cheese and tomatoes in the fridge. I also […]

Quick Caprese Salad

Quick Caprese Salad

I am always on the lookout for quick lunches and side dishes. This Quick Caprese Salad takes less than 5 minutes to make and uses ingredients that are always in my kitchen.  The combination of juicy tomatoes, fresh basil, and mozzarella cheese is a classic. […]