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Chicken Katsu

Poultry, Kid-friendly
Katsu is short for katsuretsu or cutlet, and was invented in Japan in the 19th Century. The most popular Japanese version is the Tonkatsu, using a pork cutlet. This version uses chicken cutlet. The only way to make any Katsu is to use Panko breadcrumbs. It is made with bread...

Tilapia Fish Tacos w/ Black Bean Salsa

Kid-friendly, Seafood
After having my third child in my late 20's, it is a hard pill to swallow looking at my gorgeous, single, and THIN friends' pictures on Facebook. Besides my thin, single friends, I also have plenty of beautiful and married friends with kids. However, popping these beautiful babies takes it's...

Shrimp & Asparagus in Lemon Garlic Sauce w/ Spinach & Feta Orzo

Entertaining/Holidays, Entertaining/Holidays, Pasta, Seafood
We all have hectic, fast-paced lives. Stay at home moms run around the house chasing after toddlers and grocery & cleaning lists, while working moms have to deal with co-workers and deadlines on top of that, to say the least. Working ladies are also busy artfully balancing their social, work...

Chicken & Shrimp Chow Mein

Poultry, Pasta
Everyone loves a good Chow Mein. But sometimes, when ordering from your local Chinese restaurant, their recipe comes with MSG. Cooking chow mein may look complicated but it's actually quite easy and inexpensive. And what's great about it is you can customize the protein and vegetables to your liking and...

Mini Fusili w/ Bacon & Peas in a Cream Sauce

Pasta
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the unemployment rate in Jan 2010 was 14.8 million. 14.8 MILLION PEOPLE WITHOUT JOBS! I am so grateful to God that me and my family are not one of those families. However, even though we are a two income household, just like everyone...

Chicken w/ Mushroom Gravy

Poultry
So, a staple in any kitchen should be chicken. I always buy what's on sale, leg quarters, thighs, drumsticks...whatever, it's a protein you can cook so many ways and very affordable. I especially love the bone-in breast. It's less expensive from it's boneless counterpart and has far less chances of...

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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....