Vegetarian Lettuce Wraps

My body was craving vegetables and I’m sick to death of soup. I normally make my lettuce wraps with beef, chicken or turkey, but cauliflower and broccoli made an amazing substitute. Vegetarian Lettuce Wraps Servings: 5 Cooking Time: 20 Minutes 2 Tablespoons Sesame Oil 2 cups Cauliflower; chopped 2 cups Broccoli; chopped 1 cup Carrot;Continue reading “Vegetarian Lettuce Wraps”

Teriyaki Beef Stir Fry

Teriyaki Beef Stir Fry Servings: 5 Cooking Time: 25 Minutes 2 lbs Beef Sirloin; sliced against the grain 2 cups Broccoli Florets 1 large Carrot; peeled and sliced 1/2 cup Bell Pepper; chopped 3 Tablespoons Sesame Oil 1 teaspoon Onion Powder 1 teaspoon Garlic Powder 1/2 teaspoon Ginger Powder pinch of Red Pepper Flakes SaltContinue reading “Teriyaki Beef Stir Fry”

Cheese & Wild Rice Stuffed Mushrooms

This is a stellar appetizer for game day, holidays or get togethers. It’s savory, creamy and packed full of flavor! The cream cheese really adds to the texture and richness, but if you’re not a fan, goat cheese makes an amazing substitution. You can also add different minced vegetables with great results. My personal favoritesContinue reading “Cheese & Wild Rice Stuffed Mushrooms”

Loaded Veggie Fried Rice

This is my go-to fried rice recipe. Not only is it packed full of healthy vegetables, but it’s the closest I’ve been able to get to restaurant fried rice. It’s so incredibly versatile and goes with so many dishes. You can, of course, add whatever vegetables you love most! Fried rice is a blank canvasContinue reading “Loaded Veggie Fried Rice”

Restaurant Style Mexican Rice

I have no idea how traditional it is, but it’s the closest to restaurant style Mexican rice I’ve come. It’s so simple and quick to make! If you can’t stand cilantro you can use parsley. ❤️ Restaurant Style Mexican Rice Servings: 6 Cooking Time: 25 Minutes • 1 cup medium grain Rice• 1 cup ChickenContinue reading “Restaurant Style Mexican Rice”

Stuffed Acorn Squash

Stuffed Acorn Squash sounded amazing! Beef, rice, veggies and goat cheese? PLUS some of my amazing mom’s homemade bread?! Heck yeah! ❤️ Stuffed Acorn Squash • 2 Acorn Squash; halved and seeded• Olive Oil• 1/4 teaspoon Garlic Powder• Salt and Pepper to taste • 1/2 pound lean Ground Beef• 1/2 cup Rice• 1/2 cup ChickenContinue reading “Stuffed Acorn Squash”

Teriyaki Chicken Skewers

I’ve been furiously working on the cookbook and haven’t had the chance to do much cooking. Thank goodness for the freezer meals I prepped earlier! I’m taking a little breather today because Teriyaki Chicken sounded amazing! ❤️🍲🥢 Teriyaki Chicken Skewers 3 lbs Chicken Thighs; cut into 1” chunks 1 cup Soy Sauce 1 teaspoon HoisinContinue reading “Teriyaki Chicken Skewers”

Asian Beef Lettuce Wraps

Asian Beef Lettuce Wraps with Pork Fried Rice for dinner! ❤️ It definitely hit the spot and with my roommate’s kids being gone, I actually have leftovers for tomorrow’s lunch. 🤣 Asian Beef Lettuce Wraps • 1 lb Lean Ground Beef• 1 Tablespoon Sesame Oil• 1/4 teaspoon Ginger; grated• 1/2 cup Carrots; chopped• 1 smallContinue reading “Asian Beef Lettuce Wraps”

One Skillet Hawaiian Huli-Huli Chicken

Speed round! I only had an hour and a half before work and I really really wanted Huli Huli Chicken and Sweet Rice. Aloha! 🏖 I much prefer this dish grilled versus baked. The delicious char adds an amazing nuanced flavor that you just can’t get in the oven. If you’re grilling it, simply cookContinue reading “One Skillet Hawaiian Huli-Huli Chicken”

Asian Beef Cabbage Rolls

I had a head of cabbage in my fridge that I needed to use up and this recipe popped into my head. They turned out great! The heat of the chile paste and the creaminess of the Sriracha Aioli went so well together. Asian Beef Cabbage Rolls 12 Cabbage Leaves; steamed until tender 2 lbsContinue reading “Asian Beef Cabbage Rolls”