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Crispy Tilapia Fillets w/ Steamed Asian Vegetables

Seafood
I love cooking with Tilapia. It is a white fish that lends itself to whatever flavors you choose. It can be cooked medittereanean style in olive oil, capers and cherry tomatoes. It can also be done cajun style, blackened with creole seasonings or simply dusted with flour and fried crispy,...

Masala Meatballs w/ Couscous & Green Peas

Beef
Reality check: It's midweek, you're rushing home from work thinking about the pile of laundry waiting to be washed, your living room looks like a daycare center, your child has a big project due and yes, you still have to cook dinner!!! As much as I possibly can, I make...

Orange Glazed Salmon Steaks w/ Wilted Spinach & Scallion Pilaf

Seafood
Salmon is a fish that is so versatile. Also, it has loads of vitamins that are good for you. But like chicken, people get bored easily with salmon and are always looking for new ways to spice it up. In this recipe, I created a complete meal using fairly inexpensive ingredients,...

White Pizza on Cheesy Focaccia

Kid-friendly
Everyone loves pizza. It's an American favorite, and an Italian classic. For a Tuesday night dinner, I decided to get focaccia bread from a local bakery chain. And if you don't like to buy bread from market you can also also prepare focaccia bread using bread maker machine for home use...

Salmon Cakes w/ Green Beans in Lemon Olive Oil

Seafood
Great quality salmon is usually a pretty pricey item in the grocery. Many average families think of salmon as a treat for a special occasion. In this recipe, I use CANNED, yes, canned, Alaskan Salmon to make the salmon cakes. What’s great about canned Alaskan salmon is that is it...

Shrimp Kung Pao

Seafood
Shrimp or Chicken Kung Pao is one of those items on every Chinese restaurant’s menu that many people love to eat. All the different textures and flavors from the crunchy toasted peanuts, to the sweet and tender shrimp pieces make it seem like an impossible thing to re-create at home,...

Berry Chicken Salad w/ Blackberry Balsamic Vinaigrette

Poultry, Entertaining/Holidays, Entertaining/Holidays, Salads
As I was searching my pantry for some inspiration for my next meal, I came across jars full of jams and preserves. Many people think of jam as something to be spread on a piece of toast with their morning coffee. And yes, that's a great way to use jam. But,...

Corned Beef & Cabbage w/ Spicy Garlic Potatoes

Beef, Entertaining/Holidays, Slow cooker
In keeping with the St. Patrick's theme, I made an Irish classic and traditional dish, Corned Beef & Cabbage. Actually, in Ireland, the real recipe calls for bacon, which resembles more the Canadian style bacon, as we Americans know it. The way I've seen this dish made traditionally is to...

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Las Vegas Cocktail Recipes

Drinks & cocktails
What do you know Las Vegas for? Is it entertainment or the many casinos? Some know it as one of the best tourist destinations while others as the best recreational center. Above all, Las Vegas holds the mantle for being the city of great things in the U.S. State-of-the-art cocktails...

Roasted Tomato with Prosciutto di San Daniele & Grana Padano Toast Blog

Pork, Entertaining/Holidays, 30 minutes or less
When we’re thinking of luxury foods, one of the foods that come to mind is paper thin sliced prosciutto.In this recipe I tried Prosciutto di San Daniele for the first time -- and talk about ultimate luxury! Since toast is such a popular way to get creative with meals, I...

Vegan Chicken Nugget Recipe

Vegetarian, Kid-friendly, 30 minutes or less
Chicken nuggets are a guaranteed crowd-pleaser for kids and adults of all ages! The tasty chicken interior wrapped in golden brown breadcrumbs and served in bite-sized pieces (preferably with fries) is a tasty treat that nobody ever grows out of! (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); But once you’ve made the...

How To Make Watermelon Margarita at Home

Drinks & cocktails, 30 minutes or less
There is no better and cool way to begin the summer season with the delicious and refreshing watermelon margarita. The drink is super easy to make, and no cocktail shaker is needed. The energetic color of the drink is also awesome, and it’s naturally sweet. Furthermore, the presence of healthy...

Asian Spicy Sauce Recipes

30 minutes or less
Do you often get intrigued by the complex flavours of Asian cuisine? It goes by default that it’s your all-time favorite, and of course, who can resist these absolutely delicious dishes. However, ever wondered what’s that signature taste that sets it apart? That distinctive taste is at times beyond description...

5 Best Uses for Leftover Rotisserie Chicken

Poultry
Chicken can be used as one of the great dishes for experimenting. Bingeing chicken for subsequent meals can not always be fun if you use the same recipe consequently. No matter how much you love rotisserie chicken, but without adequately using the leftovers, you might slowly start despising your dish....

Student Party Food Ideas: Easy to Make Recipes!

Kid-friendly
Are you planning a student party to gather a lot of friends? Read the post and find the best party food ideas with recipes to treat a crowd of students.  Student Party Food Ideas: Easy to Make Recipes! A party is always an atmosphere of fun relaxation. If you're tired...

How To Make Tomato Juice For Bloody Mary's

Vegetarian
There are lots of juice lovers out there looking for unique drinks. A drink with a combination of fresh ripe tomatoes and spicy flavor as well can bring a different tang compared to regular drinks. We all eat tomatoes as a vegetable or salad but it has been used as...

Get That Bread! 5 Healthy and Delicious Gluten-Free Bread Recipes

Baked/Roasted
The number of Americans that switch to a gluten-free diet has tripled since 2009. This is because great things can still be enjoyed without gluten, like fresh homemade bread. Read on to learn about five delicious gluten-free bread recipes. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. Non-Gluten Banana Bread A favorite...

5 Easy Campfire Dinner Recipes the Whole Family Will Love

Poultry, Seafood, Baked/Roasted, Vegetarian
Spending time outdoors with your family is one of the best feelings in the world. What makes that time even better is a delicious meal that you can make right from your own campsite. Many people might think it's difficult to have a quality mealtime while you're camping. But there...

Homemade Flour Tortilla Recipe

Vegetarian
If there is only one thing you can learn to cook, choose homemade tortillas. They are simple, quick, with only 4 - 5 ingredients needed, but the number of dishes you can prepare using homemade tortillas is almost infinite! How many Mexican foods can you name other than tacos or...

6 Healthy And Delicious Acai Bowl Recipes to Try

Vegetarian, 30 minutes or less, Kid-friendly
Did you know acai bowls are a great way to start your day with something healthy and delicious? Not only are they full of antioxidants and other nutrients, but they also don't require a lot of preparation time. This makes them ideal for people trying to detoxify or lose weight....