This chili recipe is dedicated to all of my friends and family who have icicles on their cars. Consider this my warm gift to you! As I sat down to start writing this post, I took a quick glance at my weather situation: This is what Los Angelenos call Winter. Sometimes it even gets as… Read More Three Bean Chili Recipe
Pesto sandwiches are my favorite sandwiches! If you’ve been around my blog a bit, you may have noticed that I have a bit of a carb and cheese obsession (enchilada casserole, meatball subs, turkey burgers). Don’t worry, I eat plenty of veggies. They’re just not as exciting to talk about! My pesto sandwiches are inspired by… Read More Oven-Baked Pesto Sandwiches
My grandmother’s birthday is December 7th and I wanted to celebrate her by sharing my recipe for Filipino chicken adobo! Blasian and Proud People always look at me with confusion and ask about my background. I’m proud to say that I am Filipino and black. Some people jokingly refer to me as “Blasian”. To satisfy your… Read More Filipino Chicken Adobo Recipe
I tried a new recipe last night and I am still so giddy about it that I have to share it today. Have you ever had sweet potato enchilada casserole? It’s better than I ever expected and way simple! Plus, it’s toddler and husband approved so you can’t beat that. Scroll straight to the bottom… Read More Sweet Potato Enchilada Casserole
I don’t usually make burgers of any kind because I never considered myself good at it. It’s just not really my thing. But one week when I was meal planning, I decided that I wanted to try making turkey burgers. And holy moly, they came out SO GOOD! If I can make these, then you… Read More World’s Easiest Turkey Burgers
I am a dance mom. Not the crazy kind, though. Just a regular mom with a child who dances. We started Goose in a tap and ballet combo class this Summer. To say she loves it is an understatement! She asks everyday if she gets to go. It’s a group of all two-year-old girls so… Read More I am a dance mom.
Since my last post was about meal planning, I thought I’d share one of our favorite recipes: one pan! “One pan” is a frequent dinnertime phrase at our house. It simply means we are going to eat a delicious combination of vegetables and meat that was cooked all together in, you guessed it, one pan.… Read More We love one pan meals
Family meal planning is a cornerstone of our lives now, but it was a process to get here. Before kids, my husband and I only cooked 2-3 times a week. We ordered takeout whenever we felt like it, had little regard for a food budget, and made grocery store stops practically every other day. Eventually we started… Read More Meal Planning Has Saved My Family