Kung Pao Chicken and Vegetables

I have been in a food rut lately. So I apologize for the lack of recipes recently, but I don't feel like I have been very creative in the kitchen. We have reverted to pretty simple foods while we introduce Hadley to solids. One can only bake sweet potato fries so many ways and I'm not sure if you want to read about all of them. And I'm not going to deny her a baked sweet potato fry. The girl loves … [Read more...]

Cajun Chicken Pasta

This post was originally published May 17, 2012 Every few weeks I'm going to be republishing an older recipe that I have remade with updated photos. Looking back through the archives of when almost no one read this blog I am finding so many great recipes that have been buried by years of newer recipes. When I originally made this dish I used frozen pepper strips. I used to keep them on … [Read more...]

Skillet Shrimp Fajitas

Is there anything better than a skillet of sizzling hot fajitas being placed in front of you? We are big fajita fans in this house. You can frequently find us enjoying buy one, get one free fajitas on Wednesday at Cody's Roadhouse. But fajitas are a food I have always loved making at home too. In college I didn't cook that often, but when I did fajitas were one of my go to meals. Of … [Read more...]

Lemon Chicken

Yay, more reinvented Asian takeout made at home! I haven't posted many Asian inspired dishes lately. Did you think I had lost interest? Not at all. I just needed to find some super easy inspiration. Sometimes cooking lately has started to feel like a chore. It's draining trying to find a new recipe to cook every single night. Since starting this blog I have only made the same thing one time! … [Read more...]

Crockpot Teriyaki Chicken

I must be on a Asian takeout kick, I feel like this is the 30th recipe I have posted that is a make at home take on Asian food. But really I never tire of them. If you keep a few key ingredients on hand you can make these types of meals in a flash, well a flash after letting it cook in the crockpot all day. I used to purchase those frozen kits for easy Asian food at home, but not anymore. I … [Read more...]