Meat Lovers and Hawaiian Pizza

  Who doesn’t love a homemade pizza?!? If you’re saying you don’t, well then…we can’t possibly be friends! Honestly, I was never a fan on pizza until I started making ...

Fresh Spring Rolls

Ingredients: rice paper very warm water For the filling: rice vermicelli noodles(cooked accordingly to the package) 1 pound of shrimp(deveined with the shell on) fried tofu Vietnamese ham(click here for ...

Stir Fried Pork Spare Ribs

If you are low on cash and need to whip up something quick and delicious for dinner, then look no further! My kids have requested this EVERY WEEK for the ...


Homemade Fondant

Whether or not you are an avid cake baker or just starting ...

French Cut Green Beans

This so called “side dish” is sooo good…that I can probably eat ...

White Sandwhich Bread

Nothing beats coming home to the smell of homemade bread! A good ...

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The Best Chocolate Chip Cookies (Ever?)

I’ve tried many different recipes for chocolate chip cookies over the years, and this one is definitely my favorite…EVER! It’s soft and chewy, and if you bake it for just a tad bit longer, you get this delicious, and ever so crunchy bite, just around the outer edges. Mmmm…cooooooookie (in Cookie Monster’s voice) INGREDIENTS: 2 […]

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Chili with Beans Recipe

I’m a sucker for a good bowl of hearty chili, and this one definitely fits the bill! The beef shank in this recipe really sets it apart from other chili recipes. Obviously, you can use whichever cut of beef that you’d like, but if you can find beef shank, make sure you give it a […]

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Chocolate Cupcakes with Whipped Chocolate Ganache Frosting

Boy, do I love me a good chocolate cupcake! Chocolate ANYTHING, is my absolute WEAKNESS, and this recipe doesn’t disappoint! It has the perfect chocolate flavor, it’s moist, and the frosting is light, fluffy, and not overly sweet. I’ve had people tell me that they usually scrape off the frosting, but with this one, they […]

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Deep Fried Mac n’ Cheese Balls

You guys are in luck, because these deep fried mac n’ cheese balls are fat free AND low in cholesterol! JUST KIDDING. Sorry to burst your bubble, but these are definitely something that I would only recommend making once every couple of months, haha. They are crunchy, gooey, creamy, and oh-so cheesy! INGREDIENTS: refrigerated (preferably […]

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Stovetop Mac n’ Cheese

I wasn’t planning on doing a post/tutorial on mac n’ cheese since there are so many recipes out there, but my Instagram friend’s have been requesting this for quite some time, so….here it is! I don’t make this often, because well…it’s pretty bad for you. A ton of cheese, and a bit of velveeta, isn’t […]

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Lattice Apple Pie

Who doesn’t love a good ol’ homemade apple pie?? Furthermore, who doesn’t love a PRETTY, homemade, lattice apple pie?? The recipe in itself is very easy…it’s really the lattice design that’s a little harder to tackle. But with a little practice and patience, all will be well in due time, my friend! INGREDIENTS: 2 homemade […]

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Salted Caramel Popcorn

Tis’ the season for caramel popcorn! These make a great, holiday gift item! These are quite addicting and I will tell you this…this caramel popcorn will be the sweetest thing that I ever make! I’ve tried fooling around with this recipe using less sugar, but it just doesn’t taste the same. This is just one […]

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Chicken Penne Alfredo

One of my daughter’s favorite thing to eat is pasta with alfredo sauce. I mean, I don’t really blame her…the sauce is creamy, smooth, and has a nice cheesy taste from the parmesan. I usually like to mix it up and use a total of 3 different types of cheeses (cream cheese, parmesan, and monterrey […]

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Caramelized Sugar and Fish Sauce Chicken

I love quick and easy recipes that require no thinking…wouldn’t you agree?? I love anything involving caramelizing sugar, so this recipe was a no brainer. It’s slightly sweet, slightly salty, and pairs beautifully with some white rice and papaya salad! INGREDIENTS: 5-6 chicken thighs with skin on and bone in 1 block (59 grams) of […]

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Rustic Apple Tart

Who doesn’t love fall?? It’s probably one of my favorite seasons, EVER. I just love everything about it; fall leaves, rain, apples, and pumpkins. LOVE, LOVE, LOVE. Today’s recipe is an easy, rustic apple tart, packed with tons of flavor! INGREDIENTS: 1 homemade pie crust (get the recipe here) 3 golden delicious apples, peeled and […]

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