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Nutty Tofu Bowls

I’m still on the no red meat train, and am in love with all things peanut sauce, so these Nutty Tofu Bowls, from Real Simple magazine, were just what I needed this week! Rating: A How to make it an A+: Really delicious, but…

January 30, 2022

Peanutty Pork Noodles with Crunchy Celery

I am a sucker for peanut butter, peanut dishes, Thai food–you name it! So, I was very excited to try the Peanutty Pork Noodles with Crunchy Celery from the Cook this Book cookbook! Details below. Rating: A- How to make it an A+: It…

January 5, 2022

Thai Meatballs

After trying and LOVING the Greek Meatballs from this AllRecipes master recipe, I had to try the Thai Meatballs variation. I was sure they would be a hit, but…not so much. Details below, but definitely check out the Greek version!! Rating: B How to…

April 27, 2021

Honey-Peanut Granola

This is probably the most traditional granola I’ve put together. Nice clusters, nuts, dried fruit, a hint of sweetness–Martha Stewart Living’s Honey-Peanut Granola is quick, easy, and reliable! Details below. Rating: A- How to make it an A+: Good, but doesn’t “wow.” I always…

May 21, 2020

Make-Ahead Oatmeal Peanut Butter Bars

Okay, these Make-Ahead Oatmeal Peanut Butter Bars from Real Simple magazine, are WAY. TOO. GOOD. I’ve unfortunately found a way to justify them as a breakfast, snack, and dessert, oh well. They are reasonably healthy if you ignore all the butter. I used the…

April 25, 2020

Kung Pao Roasted Broccoli

Another hit from my girl, Chrissy! The second installment of the Cravings cookbook is just as good as the first (if not better)! Everything is so rich, flavorful, and delicious. If you’re like me and like intensity in your food, read on for this…

April 16, 2020

Brussels-Sprout Tacos

Taco Tuesday with a twist, today! Brussels-Sprout Tacos from Martha Stewart Living for a flavorful, spicy, sweet, vegan pocket of goodness. Details below on this oh, so simple weeknight meal! Rating: A How to make it an A+: The flavors are amaaayyyyzing, but I…

November 6, 2019

Ginger-Peanut Turkey Stir-Fry

It’s no secret I can’t get enough of peanut butter. So, here we go again. Some sort of Asian/peanut sauce concoction in the form of Martha Stewart Living’s Ginger-Peanut Turkey Stir-Fry! Check out the details below for an easy, weeknight meal! Rating: B How…

October 30, 2019

Khao Tod (Crispy Rice Salad) with Fried Eggs

Chrissy Teigen is always good for something to talk about! It’s usually her knack for taking guilty pleasures and turning them into meals that are actually acceptable to serve. But, in this instance, she has managed to introduce a brand new dish and concept…

October 25, 2019