Spicy Ginger Soy Buddha Bowl

Dinner bowls are a great way to get dinner on the table without a lot of effort. They’re also a great way to feed a family with different tastes and calorie needs. If you saw my Supper Bowl Series a while back, you got a few ideas on different flavor combinations you can quickly throw […]

Thai Shrimp Scampi

Pasta is one of those dishes that you assume you can’t eat while dieting, especially a dish like shrimp scampi that usually comes in a buttery, garlicky sauce that drips from your fork when you eat it. Ahhhhh, yum. Can’t you practically see and smell it in your mind right now? The key to reinventing these […]

Sweet Potato Chaat

I have a thing for international dishes, and in particular street food. I can’t pass up a good street taco, chicken dish, or larb. For the most part I’m drawn to Asian dishes, but it was only a matter of time before I gave Indian street food a try. Chaat is a type of Indian […]

Sweet Peppers Stuffed with Beef and Jasmine Rice

Years ago (seriously YEARS ago), I took horseback riding lessons in the evening. My mom was still at work so my grandmother would take me and I’d have dinner at her house afterwards. She would make these great meatballs with rice and tomato sauce called Porcupine Meatballs. That was her go-to dinner since she could […]

Quick and Easy Cauliflower Etouffee

I live near Louisiana so that means it’s always a perfect time for etouffee. Bam, y’all! For those of you new to etouffee, it’s typically a seafood stew that’s served in New Orleans and area. I’ve seen shrimp etouffee and sometimes a crawfish version. Like many Southern comfort foods, there’s a hint of veggie with […]