Category Archives: Entrees

Chinese Dry Fried Green Beans with Bacon

This post was sponsored by Ling Ling. All opinions are my own. Chinese Dry Fried Green Beans and potstickers are two of my favorite foods. Served together, they make up one of my go-to quick and easy dinners. Earlier this … Continue reading

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Szechuan Shrimp for Chinese New Year

This post was sponsored by Ling Ling, all opinions expressed in my post are my own. I loved Chinese food so much when I was a kid that a story started circulating in my family that I was actually part … Continue reading

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Garlic Noodles from Burma Superstar–So Easy, So Addictive

Along with their famous Tea Leaf Salad, the Garlic Noodles from Burma Superstar are among the deep-down, soul-satisfying comfort foods that I crave. Always. Maybe it’s because they remind me of the carefree days of my youth (okay, my 30s) … Continue reading

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Easy Red Chile Sauce for Tamales or Enchiladas

A good red chile sauce is so soul-tinglingly delicious, and, it turns out, really easy to make, too. I like to use New Mexico chiles because I think they have the best flavor, but discovered recently that California and Anaheim … Continue reading

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Make Tamales at Home: An Easy Recipe and Guide

I never really thought I would buy prepared food from a stranger on the internet—I mean, not like a company or a restaurant, but just a random person who posted on Nextdoor.com—but last year, I found myself PMing with a … Continue reading

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Thai Peanut Sauce Recipe—So Good I Want to Eat It with a Spoon

I don’t remember when I first tasted Thai peanut sauce, but I know for sure that I have been obsessed with it since childhood. It’s a top contender for my desert island food. I mean, what better to have on … Continue reading

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How to Cook a Whole Chicken in an Instant Pot

If you don’t have an Instant Pot yet, all I can say is, well, you should! This is truly my favorite kitchen appliance ever. Why? Because I can make a delicious one-pot dinner—even starting with dried beans or frozen meat—in … Continue reading

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Gluten Free Chicken Pot Pie #RecipeMakeover

Gluten free chicken pot pie has been my unicorn for years, ever since my husband went wheat-free making my old standby recipe useless. And then he cut out dairy, too. But chicken pot pie is just too good to live … Continue reading

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Gluten Free Pie Crust #RecipeMakeover

Disclaimer: I received a free jar of Barlean’s Butter-Flavored Coconut Oil to try for this post. I received no other compensation and all opinions are my own. Gluten-free pie crust has been a source of frustration and many a mediocre … Continue reading

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Healthy White Bean Chicken Chili

Follow my blog with Bloglovin This post was sponsored by S&W Beans as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own. On International Women’s Day, I was thinking about the … Continue reading

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