No holiday meal is complete without brie! In my house, we always have brie out as an appetizer during the holidays and I decided to kick it up a notch this year at Thanksgiving by making these brie and cranberry bites from Delish (original recipe and video here) These bites are simple and easy to make … Continue reading Brie and Cranberry Bites
Mac and cheese is the ultimate comfort food and this recipe puts a little autumn twist on our classic favorite with the addition of pumpkin puree. We served this dish during Thanksgiving and it was definitely my favorite part of the whole meal! Pumpkin season is still upon us for a little while longer so … Continue reading Pumpkin Mac and Cheese with Roasted Veggies
I realize a lot of my posts lately have been about zucchini but I can't help that there's so many of them around in the summer! Zucchini is one of my favorite summer vegetables and there are so many ways to cook it that I never get bored. Luckily, I can still find affordable zucchini … Continue reading Zucchini Fries
Summer calls for fresh food straight from the garden and I'm lucky enough to have parents who work so hard to grow fresh veggies all summer long. Since I moved to the city, it's been hard to find affordable vegetables, so I definitely take advantage of my parents' (free) garden as often as I can … Continue reading Zucchini Patties
Nothing says summer like grilling, and nothing makes us happy like grilled cheese! Next time you fire up the grill for a backyard BBQ, throw a wheel of cheese on there and I guarantee it'll be a hit. This grilled brie is inspired by a recipe from Delish, found here. I made this on a summer … Continue reading Grilled Brie with Strawberries and Balsamic
Without a doubt, my dad makes the best homemade guacamole on the planet. You can try to tell me otherwise but once you try this guac I guarantee you will never go back to store bought or Chipotle's (sorry Chipotle, I love you!) recipe again. Okay, so I've grown up with this guacamole recipe my … Continue reading Holy Guacamole!
*GUEST POST ALERT* I have to thank my mom for making my favorite salad when I came home this week. This Asian ramen salad is a unique and delicious side dish and it definitely takes the stereotypical college ramen meal to the next level! The next time you find a pack of ramen in the back of your pantry try … Continue reading Asian Ramen Salad
There's no better time to try a new dish than on a Monday! A new week means new opportunities and adventures- even in the kitchen! I know, for most people, brussels sprouts are the last thing they would think about eating. I didn't even try them until a few months ago, but to my surprise, I really … Continue reading Honey Balsamic Roasted Brussels Sprouts