Kitchen Thoughts Vol. 3

Why is it when it comes to planning on what to make for dinner I never want to make anything that I actually have ingredients for? I will go to the store and buy the things I need to make several dinners but it never fails…inspiration hits me and I want to cook something that…

Crazy Easy French Dip Sandwiches

My husband loves sandwiches, they are his favorite food group, and he doesn’t discriminate what kind. One of my favorites is a French dip sandwich. I was at the store the other day trying to figure out dinner, it was getting late and I didn’t want to deal with a big mess or a complicated…

Roasted Lemon and Rosemary Chicken

This is one of those meals that looks like it will be super difficult and scary to make but in reality, it is pretty easy and the oven does most of the work for you. It is also a great meal when you are wanting to make something a little fancy. Ingredients 1 small chicken…

Crispy Korean Wings

Fair warning these are messy, but delicious so its worth the mess…keep a lot of napkins handy!! Ingredients: Chicken wings ½ cup of corn starch 1 cup of flour black pepper cooking oil ¼ cup soy sauce 1 ½ cup cranberry juice 2 tablespoons honey 1 tablespoon sesame oil ½ tablespoon red chili flakes (you…

Simple Steak

Steaks can be intimidating to cook just because they are not cheap to buy and people have expectations when they sit down to eat one. I know these feeling first hand, there is really no reason to be nervous, this is how I cook my steaks, simple, easy, and fast. Ingredients: Steak (what ever cut…

Easy Cooked Carrots

My Mamaw made the best cooked carrots, I always requested them. She told me they were easy to make but I didn’t attempt to do them for a few years, I will say hers were still better but this recipe is how I do mine. Ingredients: Baby carrots (a few handfuls) 2 tbsp butter 1…

Tortilla Bowls

One of my favorite things to get at a Mexican restaurant is taco salads because it is a way to get all of the good stuff in a tortilla bowl! This is an easy way to make one at home What you need: Large burrito sized tortillas Olive oil, if you have it in a…

Philly Cheese Steak

One night I wanted to make steaks but I wanted to make something a little different.  My favorite thing to cook is something new, there are recipes I don’t mind making over and over but I find it way more fun to make something I haven’t before.  So I went to my refrigerator and realized…

Ramen…(Kinda Authentic)

So as you can tell I am a fan of international cuisine and I am a huge soup fan. I wanted to make an easy version of ramen because I love it! Now why I say it is kinda ramen is because it uses non-traditional ingredients but never the less it is in the true…

Potstickers

I learned with my dad how to make egg rolls years ago, and still, love to eat them. I, however, wanted to try something new so I tried potstickers.  They aren’t too different from one another, the main difference is they are mostly meat and you put that meat in your wrapper raw and cook…