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Taco Pizza

I have mentioned it before, but Mexican food is one of my all-time favorite types of food… Well, that and pizza. So when the thought of combining the two came up, there was absolutely no way I was about to pass that opportunity up! Thus was born my version of Taco Pizza. Written by: Carla …

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Citrus Chicken Mariande and Kebab Recipe

Grilled Citrus Chicken Kebabs

This post brought to you by Sunkist. All opinions are 100% mine. While visiting Crete earlier this summer I was able to enjoy the most delicious oranges. They tasted as sweet as candy. I didn’t realize that oranges were particularly special in Greece, but I frequently saw oranges trees in the area. Every morning I …

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black bean mexican pizza recipe

Black Bean Mexican Pizza

Three of my favorite things: Black Beans, Mexican, and Pizza all in one recipe. I knew from the start that this was going to be a quick favorite around here. There’s nothing gourmet about it. But sometimes that’s not what I’m craving. In fact, I’d been craving ooey, gooey, cheesy Mexican all week and this …

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easy asian lettuce wraps

Ground Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Wondering what to make with ground chicken? Make these easy Ground Chicken Lettuce Wraps! These will become one of your family’s favorite recipes in no time. Asian Ground Chicken Lettuce Wraps One of my most favorite additions to my cookbook shelf in the past year has been The Steamy Kitchen Cookbook: 101 Asian Recipes Simple …

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Vegetarian Quinoa Stuffed Bell Peppers

Quinoa Stuffed Bell Peppers

These Quinoa Stuffed Bell Peppers are a great updated Vegetarian Stuffed Pepper version of the classic Stuffed Bell Pepper Recipe. I remember eating stuffed bell peppers as a child. Ours were usually stuffed with a Mexican ground beef, rice and cheese mixture. Consider these Quinoa Stuffed Bell Peppers an updated version of that classic recipe …

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Quinoa Taco Salad with Black Beans

Quinoa Taco Salad

Quinoa “Taco” Salad has all the flavor and protein of a regular taco salad, but is so much healthier. It tastes clean and rich with flavor instead of laden with greasy, over-salted chips and low nutrient lettuce. This version uses a mixture of baby spinach and cilantro as a substitute for iceberg lettuce, a common …

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Borscht with Beef and Beets

Beefy Russian Borscht

Beefy Borscht is a traditional Russian soup with beets. One of Eric’s favorite soups to eat is this recipe for Beefy Borscht. He first introduced me to this recipe when we were dating. I’ll admit that I was skeptical of the beets. At this point in my life, I think I had only had beets …

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