Category: Quick & Easy

Lemon Garlic Spinach

Lemon Garlic Spinach

Lemon garlic spinach is a super quick and healthy side. We use plenty of garlic and brighten it up with tangy lemon.    I buy a lot of spinach for salads. I eat not a lot of spinach in salads. So I need spinach recipes 

Spicy Roasted Red Pepper Sauce

Spicy Roasted Red Pepper Sauce

Spicy Roasted Red Pepper Sauce is perfect as a condiment for harvest bowls, a delicious sauce for dipping bread in, or as a pasta sauce.    This super simple sauce is a family favorite. It’s bright and delicious, and it goes wonderfully on all sorts 

Easy Cheese and Chive Drop Biscuits

Easy Cheese and Chive Drop Biscuits

These easy cheese and chive drop biscuits are great with breakfast or dinner, or just as a snack. If you want a more simple biscuit, just omit the cheese and chives.   I dream of being the person that rolls out flaky biscuits and has 

Cheesy Polenta Recipe with Roasted Beets

Cheesy Polenta Recipe with Roasted Beets

This polenta recipe with roasted beets is easy and savory. It’s perfect for weeknights and cold weather.  There is much debate over how to cook the perfect polenta. Similar to grits, it’s a dish made with cornmeal, and if you do it right, it’s super 

Esquites | Elote en Vaso

Esquites | Elote en Vaso

Esquites, also known as Elote en Vaso (corn in a cup) are the delicious cousin to elotes. This version is made with spicy Hatch chiles and delicious cotija cheese.  Esquites are a perfect side for a crowd. They are super quick and easy to make, 

Thai Style Potatoes

Thai Style Potatoes

These Thai Style Potatoes taste amazing with a sweet and spicy vegetarian Nam Jim.  Easily adjust the spice level to your tastes.  The sauce on these potatoes is a family favorite, so I’m always thinking up other ways to use it. This time I was 

Homemade Pico De Gallo

Homemade Pico De Gallo

Homemade Pico De Gallo is the perfect accompaniment for tacos, burritos, enchiladas – you name it! Keep it simple, or add some extra pizazz!  Pico De Gallo translates as “Beak of Rooster”, but don’t worry, this dish is completely vegetarian and vegan! It tastes amazing 

Taco Truck Green Sauce Recipe

Taco Truck Green Sauce Recipe

This Taco Truck Green Sauce Recipe lets you make that delicious sauce available at every taco truck in your own kitchen. And it’s so easy.   What is Taco Truck Green Sauce?   It’s hard to even figure out what this sauce is called. I’ve 

Creamy Mushroom Pasta with Crispy Sage

Creamy Mushroom Pasta with Crispy Sage

Creamy mushroom pasta combines delicious caramelized mushrooms with protein-packed cottage cheese and decadent balsamic vinegar, creating modern comfort food.    If you eat a vegetarian diet, or even a mostly vegetarian diet, you’ve almost certainly been asked: “but where do you get your protein?” And 

Thai Salad with Peanut Dressing

Thai Salad with Peanut Dressing

Thai salad with peanut dressing is a hearty and filling salad. The peanut dressing adds amazing flavor and texture.    As far as I know, this isn’t really a Thai salad, it’s more Thai inspired. A few of the Thai restaurants I frequent serve a