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BBQ Chicken Sliders

BBQ Chicken Sliders

These BBQ Chicken Sliders are a great way to use up some chicken breast and make a perfect summer lunch. These can be an easy replacement for grilled chicken sandwiches and can be easily wrapped in foil and brought to the park for a picnic.…

Moussaka

Moussaka

Click Here to skip directly to the printable moussaka recipe Ah Moussaka. If you’ve seen My Big Fat Greek Wedding you’ll know the joke. However moussaka is one of my absolute favorite comfort foods in the entire world. It is rich, hearty, and packed with…

Pink Spritz

Pink Spritz

I’m a huge fan of gin, so whenever I see a gin I haven’t tried before, I tend to give it a shot. Recently a bar I was at was having a promotion on Gordon’s Pink Gin and they had a few signature cocktails on…

Pasta All’Arrabbiata

Pasta All’Arrabbiata

When I think about pasta one of the first things I think about is Spaghetti Bolognese. To be honest that doesn’t even crack my top 10 list of favorite pastas, but it is so iconic that’s immediately where my mind goes. As most spaghetti is…

Shrimp And Spinach Penne

Shrimp And Spinach Penne

I find the best thing about pasta is being able to make such a wide variety of combinations. Not only are there about a thousand different pasta shapes and sizes, but an infinite number of ingredients to add. From the extremely simple cacio e pepe…

Hummus

Hummus

Click Here To Go Straight To The Hummus Recipe Hummus is just one of those simple pleasures of life. A dip that goes perfectly with crisp vegetables, served with falafel, or topped with spiced ground meat or tomatoes and served with pita chips. Hummus is…

Zucchini Pancakes

Zucchini Pancakes

In Japan there’s an extremely popular dish known as Okonomiyaki. It is essentially a stuffed pancake that originated on the streets of Osaka, and is now popular all over Japan. I remember trying it on my first trip to Japan when I was 10, and…

Sloe Gin Grapefruit

Sloe Gin Grapefruit

The Sloe Gin Grapefruit is a cocktail of my own invention (I think) that came about after I bought a bottle of sloe gin. I wrote another post about the Sloe Gin Fizz with instructions on how to make your own at home, but there…

Zucchini Slaw

Zucchini Slaw

Slaws are a great way to make use of excess vegetables, especially the ones that are about to go bad. They go great on burgers, hotdogs, as a side dish for a nice picnic, and are an overall quick and easy way to use up…

Thumbprint Cookies

Thumbprint Cookies

Thumbprint cookies are one of the easiest cookies to make, yet the hardest to make look pretty. As you can tell by my picture, I haven’t quite figured out how to get them to not crack. I’ve read tons of different ways to keep them…