Kung Pao Grilled Chicken Tacos

I’m a sucker for a spicy peanut soy sauce combination like you find in pad thai or kung pao. There’s just something about it that I can’t resist. I even whip up hamburgers every now and then with peanut butter and sriracha sauce. Most times though when you play with Asian cuisine, it’s loaded with […]

How To Make Your Own Runzas

Every culture seems to have their own version of the same dish. Mexicans have empanadas, Italians have calzones, Chinese have bao buns. Even regions within the US have their own variations. Here in Texas we have kolaches which are the German version of meat filled buns. If you haven’t had one, it’s kinda like a […]

Dairy Free Chicken Tikka Masala

Sometimes people think bland and boring when they think of “diet” foods, but that doesn’t have to be the case. I always encourage you to play around with textures, colors, and flavors to keep things fun. One of the easiest and calorie free ways to do this is with spices. They come in all flavors, […]

5 Minute Chicken and Dumplings

Chicken and dumplings are one of those recipes that you kinda cringe when thinking about making it. At least that’s what I did the other day when The Kid asked me to make it for dinner. It takes some time to make since it’s almost like making chicken stew first and then boiling or baking […]

Italian Tomato Soup with Orzo and Spinach

The Kid doesn’t often ask for special things for dinner so when she sends me a recipe idea to try, I typically jump right on it… LOL, since it involves The Kid and food, time estimation = 5 seconds. Give or take, of course. 😉 In all seriousness, I do get quite excited when she […]