Month: January 2019

bacon and egg rice bowls

Who doesn’t love a runny egg? Well, maybe it’s just me. But this is one of my very easy and random creations that we have in our house now probably once a week for dinner!

heaven on a bagel

As much as I like a good avocado toast for breakfast (I am TECHNICALLY a millennial, people), there’s nothing like a well made bagel sandwich. Pair it with hot coffee. YUM.

caprese

Another simple side dish or appetizer! Everyone likes it in the summer. But if you grow basil inside during the winter, you can have it all year round.

brussels sprouts and bacon

Sprouts. I used to think they were gross. Now, they are one of my favorite veggies EVER. You simply have to figure out how to cook them properly.

paella

Oh, paella. How I love thee. I used to think this was such a difficult recipe so I stayed away from cooking it. Then, I tried it at a restaurant once and KNEW I could recreate it with a little bit of practice. So can you!

r&r ragu (triple r sauce)

I tried to make a famous chef’s complicated Ragu recipe the other night for my bff and her family. Ragu… it takes a LONG time to get it just right. As in, 4 hours. However, in true mom fashion..

scallops with carrot puree

Scallops are literally my favorite food. If we go out and they are on the menu, 99% of the time, I will be ordering them. They are expensive! But!…

raleigh’s chicken

Raleigh eats this simple chicken breast every time it is served. Remy likes it too! When asked what he likes best that mommy cooks, he always says “Chicken!” I hope your kiddos like it too!

red curry

Thai food. I could eat it all day, every day. I love a bit of heat but not enough to make my mouth feel as though it’s on fire. Our favorite Raleigh Thai restaurant is a quarter mile from my house – which is very dangerous! Instead of spending all […]