Butternut Squash Mac and Cheese

I am obsessed with mac and cheese, but I always feel guilty eating it since it is 50% cheese and 50% pasta with NO vegetables. Adding butternut squash to mac and cheese not only adds a healthy vegetable with nutritious vitamins (vitamin A, vitamin C, magnesium, and potassium), but also adds an incredible nutty, creamyContinue reading “Butternut Squash Mac and Cheese”

Carne Asada Marinade

Recipe based on Lisa’s Favorite recipe on Allrecipes. Carne Asada Marinade Yield: 4 Servings Prep Time: 10 minutes Cook Time: 10 minutes Ingredients 1/4 cup orange juice 2.5 tablespoons lemon juice 1.5 tablespoon lime juice 2 cloves garlic, minced 2.5 tablespoons soy sauce 1/4 teaspoon finely chopped canned chipotle pepper 1 teaspoon chili powder 1Continue reading “Carne Asada Marinade”

Eggplant, Sun-dried Tomato, and Roasted Garlic Calzones

Eggplant, Sun-dried Tomato, and Roasted Garlic Calzones Yield: 4 Servings Prep Time: 10 minutes Cook Time: 40 minutes Ingredients 1 cup warm water 1 tsp granulated sugar 1 tsp active dry yeast 3 cups all-purpose flour plus extra as needed 1 tsp table salt 3 tbsp olive oil 1 head of garlic 2 eggplants, dicedContinue reading “Eggplant, Sun-dried Tomato, and Roasted Garlic Calzones”

Prosciutto Wrapped Figs

I’m always looking for new dishes to add to my tapas night, so when I came upon amazing looking figs at Trader Joe’s, I couldn’t resist. This recipe has the perfect amount of sweet and salty, and makes an incredible addition to a tapas night! Prosciutto Wrapped Figs Yield: 6 Servings Prep Time: 20 minutesContinue reading “Prosciutto Wrapped Figs”

Tomatillo Chile Enchiladas

After picking up some tomatillos from a local Mexican grocery store, I was racking my brain to figure out what to make. Instantly enchiladas popped into my head and I pulled together this delicious recipe. This recipe is inspired by the Food Network’s recipe. Tomatillo Chile Enchiladas Yield: 4 Servings Prep Time: 15 minutes CookContinue reading “Tomatillo Chile Enchiladas”

Thai Curry Soup with Tofu

Thai curry soup with tofu is the perfect recipe for one of those nights where you have zero time to cook but want to eat something delicious. This recipe is super simple but it is packed with flavor and texture. This recipe was inspired by Salt&Lavender’s Thai Chicken Curry recipe and Live Eat Learn’s CrispyContinue reading “Thai Curry Soup with Tofu”

Top 10 Food Blogs

After spending years looking for new recipes, I have finally compiled a list of my favorite ten food blogs. Honorable mentions go to Love and Lemons, Salt & Lavender, and The Defined Dish. If there are any others you recommend, please post in the comments! 1. Damn Delicious Without a doubt, my favorite food blogContinue reading “Top 10 Food Blogs”

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