Instant Pot Butter Chicken

Butter Chicken = Comfort Food

This instant pot butter chicken is a fall/winter favorite in my household. It’s quick, full of flavor and perfect for a weeknight meal! Read more


Weekly Meal Prep #7: Moroccan Lentils with Kale and Chicken Sausage

Moroccan Lentils with Kale and Chicken Sausage

These moroccan lentils slow cooked with kale, chicken sausage and crushed tomatoes are a treat my dad always makes during the winter. I used to have this weird thing against lentils as a kid but as soon as I moved away from home I found myself craving this dish regularly. It’s the perfect combination of comfort and healthy food with a generous bite of kale, onions and tomatoes.

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Chicken Soup with Rice & Lemon

A Twist on Classic Chicken Soup

With fresh ingredients like jalapeños, herbs & lemon juice this lemon chicken and rice soup will be sure to prevent and fight even the nastiest of colds. Winter is here and if you are lucky enough to have escaped the living hell that is the common cold, your immune system still deserves a big thank you. Read more

Thai Larb Chicken

I recently tried this dish at a Thai restaurant in Olympia, WA and fell in love with the spicy lemon flavor. One of my best friends has worked at a Thai restaurant and has a lot of experience as a chef so I asked him to teach me to make it. This photo is of the dish we made and he styled!

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Kitchen Sink Salad

Kitchen sink salads are my favorite because you don’t need to go shopping to make them! Just grab what you have in your fridge and make do. You could throw any protein, fresh fruits or veggies you have or even leave out the eggs and replace the chicken with black beans to make it vegan. Have fun with this variation on a chopped salad with a random but always delicious honey mustard dressing.

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Thai Fish Sauce Wings

Bare with me here! I know fish sauce sounds like the opposite of appetizing but these are to die for. One of my good friends and I tried out this copy cat recipe of Pok Pok in Portland’s famous fish sauce wings and this is the updated recipe with our small tweaks. Hope you try them and fall in love the same way I did…or you could just come visit Pok Pok in Portland, LA, or one of their other locations! Read more