Avocado Enchiladas

Happy Valentine's Day. Looking for a delicious Mexican meal for two? Look no further than these Avocado Enchiladas. I have to admit we aren't ones for fancy Valentine's day plans. Usually a good burger or tacos is all I really want. Plus you don't have to worry about making a reservation 2 months in advance at those kind of places. I was inspired to make Avocado Enchiladas after having … [Read more...]

Thai Green Curry Turkey Meatballs for #WeekdaySupper

To say we are obsessed with Thai food might be a mild understatement. I purchased a whole tub of Thai green curry paste to make a few dishes and now I am always on the hunt for recipes using green curry. When I came across this meatball recipe at Mel's Kitchen Cafe, I just knew we would love it. Some of our friends called to invite us out to dinner after I had already prepared these … [Read more...]

Shaved Brussels Sprout Salad

For the past few weeks I have been on a little bit of a brussels sprout kick. I purchased a huge bag at Costco and had fun coming up with different ways to enjoy them.  This salad was one of my favorites! I like the softer crunch that the brussels give it. And with those toppings can you go wrong? I don't think so. Do as I say and not as I do, buy your pistachios shelled. Those things are a … [Read more...]

Thai Style Chicken Noodle Soup

I'm going to let you in on a little secret... I don't like Chicken Noodle Soup. I know it's probably Un-American of me to announce, but I've just never been a fan. Add a Thai twist and lots of spice and I can get behind that kind of Chicken Noodle. Since the kitchen renovation is still ongoing (but inching closer to completion everyday) I am cooking up easy recipes with minimal cleanup that are … [Read more...]

Crockpot Lechon (Cuban Pork)

So you've got the recip to make the Cuban Black Beans, but what was that delectable looking pork on the side of the plate? Well today I'm here to share that recipe with you. Cuban Pork or Lechon is usually slow roasted skin on pork that is cooked for hours until the meat starts to fall off the bone. I simplified it by throwing a boneless Boston butt it in the crockpot with a homemade mojo … [Read more...]