Lemon Dill Crab Cakes

I needed to harvest more dill and crab cakes sounded really tasty. Quick, easy and delicious! Served with some brown butter pasta and sautéed asparagus.  Crab Cakes: ½ lb Crab Meat 1 large Egg ½ cup Bell Pepper; minced ½ cup Onion; minced ½ cup Zucchini; minced ½ cup Breadcrumbs 1 Tablespoon Fresh Dill; choppedContinue reading “Lemon Dill Crab Cakes”

Loaded Cajun Burgers

Little bit of a late lunch. Decided to make a Loaded Cajun Burgers and fries! I made a Chipotle Aioli to go over top and it was a hit! It had just enough kick without being super spicy. Chipotle Aioli: ⅓ cup Mayonnaise  ½ teaspoon Garlic Powder 2 teaspoons Chipotle Powder — Cajun Burger: 1Continue reading “Loaded Cajun Burgers”

Boneless Country Ribs with Apple Chutney

I really wanted to give country ribs a try and I wasn’t disappointed! I made an apple chutney to go with it and some mashed potatoes, gravy and sautéed asparagus on the side. The husband whole heartedly approved of dinner! Chutney: 2 cups Apple; cored and chopped 1 cup Red Onion; chopped 1 cup YellowContinue reading “Boneless Country Ribs with Apple Chutney”

Smoky Salmon Burgers & Curry Slaw

These burgers were so delicious! The curry slaw was a huge hit and added some nice spice and crunch to the salmon. I’m definitely making these bad boys again!  6 large Buns Condiments of choice — Curry Cole Slaw: 3 cups Green Cabbage; shredded ½ cup Red Cabbage; shredded ¼ cup Onion; chopped ¼ cupContinue reading “Smoky Salmon Burgers & Curry Slaw”

Chicken Fajita Salad

I had a hankering for a hearty salad. Chicken Fajita Salad to the rescue! It also works great with shrimp, steak or ground beef/turkey. You can use taco seasoning, but I love using smoky chile powders so I made my own. The Chipotle Ranch can be made by mixing bottled Ranch with Chipotle and SmokedContinue reading “Chicken Fajita Salad”

French Onion Chicken Sandwiches

Dinner tonight for me and my brothers. French Onion Chicken Sandwiches with Rosemary Parmesan Red Potatoes and a side salad. Thumbs up across the board! High praise because my youngest brother is VERY finicky. I briefly fried them, then finished cooking them in the air fryer to cut back on some of the calories. SameContinue reading “French Onion Chicken Sandwiches”

Chicken Fried Rice

I love love LOVE Fried Rice! It’s so versatile, easy to make and delicious! It’s a great way to use up old rice, cooked chicken, pork, beef and vegetables. 4 cups Leftover Rice 2 cups Cooked Chicken; chopped 2 Tablespoons Sesame Oil 1 cup Celery; chopped 1 cup Onion; chopped 1 cup Carrots; chopped 1Continue reading “Chicken Fried Rice”

Everything Bagel Deviled Eggs

Is it really a cookout if there aren’t deviled eggs? They’re one of my favorite things to bring to potlucks and they don’t stick around long. I used the base for my Bloomin’ Onion Deviled Eggs and just topped it with homemade Everything Bagel Seasoning instead of French fried onions. They were so tangy andContinue reading “Everything Bagel Deviled Eggs”

Smoky Tuna Lettuce Wraps

Light and fresh dinner tonight! Smoky Tuna Lettuce Wraps, Everything Bagel Deviled Eggs, Sriracha Radishes and some delicious cherries. It’s so easy to make, filling and easy on the waistline! 15 oz. Canned Tuna; drained ¼ cup Celery; chopped ¼ cup Red Onion; chopped ¼ cup Tomato; cored & chopped 2 Tablespoons Bacon Crumbles ⅓ cupContinue reading “Smoky Tuna Lettuce Wraps”

Cherry Chicken Lettuce Wraps

We decided on Cherry Chicken Salad Lettuce Wraps today. They were just what we needed! So light and delicious. Lettuce makes a delicious, crispy substitute for bread with this classic salad. 12-15 Lettuce Leaves; rinsed and dried Toasted Walnuts (optional) Tomato Slices (optional) — Chicken Salad: 20 oz. canned Chicken Breast ⅔ cup Celery; choppedContinue reading “Cherry Chicken Lettuce Wraps”