Have you tried the new grain bowls at Panera? I did, and it was delightful. I tried the Mediterranean Bowl w/ Chicken. It was so good that I feel like I could literally eat it for every. single. meal. But, that would get quite expensive so I decided to make my own grain bowl! Take… Continue reading Mediterranean Grain Bowl with Turmeric Rice
Its officially summer in Minnesota! I know this, because it is humid as sin outside and there’s mosquitoes everywhere! Oh, you thought the summer solstice is what signals the beginning of summer? Maybe in a land without 10,000 lakes to attract 100,000 mosquitoes! But, the beginning of summer to me means its salad season! I… Continue reading Tuna Salad with Shells
I don’t know if I should be proud or ashamed that this is the third taco inspired recipe in a row. I think I have a serious taco problem. I was originally going to call this taco casserole but doesn’t burrito bowl casserole have a much better ring to it? The chicken taco stuffed peppers… Continue reading Burrito Bowl Casserole
Oh hey, how’s it going? Remember me? My first blog post since May. Wow. I can’t believe that time flew by so fast. Sorry for such a long hiatus. It’s been an interesting couple of months filled with really high highs, and very low lows. It has been a stressful time, but I am now… Continue reading Chicken Taco Stuffed Peppers
You know the great thing about a holiday weekend? Today is Monday, and it doesn’t suck. All day today, I thought it was Sunday. This is partially because I worked on Saturday, so instead of three days off I have had two. But I’m cool with it because when I go back to work tomorrow,… Continue reading Fiesta Taco Chili
Let me tell you about my current obsession. My current obsession (besides buying iphone cases that I don’t need) is one-pot rice meals. Holy crap. Why didn’t I think of this before? I have wasted so much time mixing things with rice after cooking it all separately! I looked at a recipe last weekend for… Continue reading One-Pot-Rice & Burrito Bowls!
I made a really simple chicken salad a few weeks ago with only like 5 ingredients – chicken, mayo, grapes, onions and celery (and salt/pepper – but those don’t count as ingredients!) and the husband really loved it. I decided to make another chicken salad because its so quick and easy! It’s a snap to… Continue reading Mandarin Chicken Salad