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Category Archives: Dinner

Instant Pot | Steamed Veggies

The Instant Pot is one of the most versatile tools in my kitchen.  I LOVE my Instant Pot for so many reasons.  Though I don’t tend to make many one-dish meals, I do use it for lots of other tasks, like making bone broth, elderberry syrup, andView full post »

Daddy’s Quiche

I know consuming dairy is a highly debated topic in the nutrition world, but as of now, we are a dairy-eating family.  We stick to mostly grass-fed, whole-fat, organic dairy, and buy everything we can from a local farm.  We don’t eat dairyView full post »

Slow Cooker Basil Coconut Curry Chicken

I am clearly on a slow cooker kick as of late.  It must be the cooler weather coupled with the (much) busier homeschool schedule, because I’ve been using my crock pot more often recently!  It makes life so much easier when I’m not homeView full post »

“Dump” Slow Cooker Buffalo Chicken Chili

If you ask me, fall is the season of soups.  But then again, so is winter, spring … and, well, summer too.  Ha!  This Buffalo Chicken Chili is one that I definitely make year round.  Not only is it incredibly easy, everyone smiles and exclaimsView full post »

Easy Homemade Ranch Seasoning

We fell in love with this delicious homemade Ranch seasoning over a year ago when we started replacing the store-bought version.  It is SO easy to make and only requires a few ingredients.  I double or triple the recipe each time I make it, andView full post »

Einkorn Sourdough Pizza

I have been baking homemade pizza for years with all-purpose white flour.  For the longest time, I relied on a traditional yeast bread for the crust.  It worked just fine, tasted good, and was healthier than carryout.  But last year, I found a newView full post »

Maryland Crab Cakes

I picked up crab meat a few days ago to make our favorite Crab Wontons, so I grabbed extra to also make crab cakes!  I thought I’d share my Daddy’s recipe.  It’s a little on the spicier side, so you can cut back on the Old Bay ifView full post »

Yum Chicken | Recipe

I’ve seen a lot of Facebook posts over the last few days requesting favorite recipes so families can meal plan with new ideas.  I love that – there are so many delicious options out there and some of my favorite meals have come fromView full post »

Egg & Tomato Stir Fry

In honor of Duān Wǔ Jié, or Dragon Boat Festival, I thought I’d share the recipe for a traditional Chinese side dish.  It is not a dish that is cooked to celebrate Dragon Boat Festival, but it is one that I ate often in China.  I finally justView full post »

Chinese Bāozi from scratch

Chinese Bāozi is a much-loved dish in our family, so I was really looking forward to making it from scratch!  Homemade always tastes more delicious than store-bought, at least in my opinion.  There’s something special about freshly-madeView full post »