Pork Pan Fried Dumplings

A mouthful of a title but a delicious mouthful of the most flavorful homemade pot stickers! One of my favorite dishes from PF Chang’s and I think I did a pretty darn good job of replicating them!! So much fun to make!! It may be a little labor of love, but they’re 100% worth every…

Cast Iron Pizza

Crunchy, fluffy and delicious pizza made in your cast iron!! Need a fool proof pizza recipe that gets crispy every single time?! Try this method!!! Such a fun weekend activity for the family! I made a simple pepperoni pizza but the topping choices are endless!! Give this a try for your next pizza night and…

Fluffy, Crunchy Chicken Strips

I LOVE a good fried chicken strip but when they have this crunchy and fluffy batter there is NOTHING better!!! I’m telling you, these are quick, easy and to die for!! Everyone in your family will devour these! Try them? Leave a comment and let me know what you think!! Ingredients 1 lb chicken tenders…

Chicken Tortilla Soup

This weather is perfect for this soup! Also, it’s January so if you’re trying to be healthy this is the perfect comfort dish!!! I love a good soup and this one is so hearty!! I used the instant pot to make it but of course you could just do the exact method in a regular…

Quinoa Enchilada Bake

If you want a quick, easy and healthy meal this is it!! This came together in about 5 minutes and bakes for 20. It is a dumb and bake dish, which is right up my ally! It is so flavorful you wouldn’t know it was healthy and easy! If you aren’t a fan of quinoa…

Comforting Beans and Cornbread

This 100% reminds me of cold nights when I was a kid! My mom used to make this and it was always one of my favorite meals! Tastes like you put all the LOVE into it but really it is super simple!! The beans do need to cook for a while to get some great…

“Bobby’s” Shrimp and Grits

I’m putting my spin on Bobby Flay’s shrimp and grits! I think the hardest thing to do when cooking is get the perfect balance of sweet, salty, creamy, acid, etc., but this 100% hit all of those marks! My husband said this was his favorite meal, I guess it’s because it was Bobby’s recipe :)!…

Chipotle Chicken Burrito Bowls

I LOVE a good Chipotle bowl and I don’t get them often so from now on I’m making this!! I’m not kidding when I say that this chicken was so incredible! It is totally worth it to take the extra step and marinate it!! It makes it juicy and smoky! I will also say, take…

Angel Hair with Meat Sauce

My mom used to make this every week and once I left the house I did too! It is for sure one of the best meals for a large crowd but always took a couple of hours for the sauce to cook! Now I never make it from scratch because this jar tomato sauce is…