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Category: Quick Meals

Goat Cheese Caper and Red Pepper Crostini

Goat Cheese Caper and Red Pepper Crostini

Goat cheese caper and red pepper crostini is the dish you need to make and when you do you will thank me! This crostini is like a goat cheese bruschetta that is loaded with so much flavor and it couldn’t be easier to make. Crostini 

Chinese Chicken and Green Beans

Chinese Chicken and Green Beans

For years, my husband has been cooking this amazing dish of Chinese chicken and green beans and let me tell you that the name does not do it justice.  Chicken and green beans sounds so plain and ordinary but this dish is none of that!  

Chicken Satay (without the skewers)

Chicken Satay (without the skewers)

Chicken satay is a delicious chicken recipe made with strips of chicken that is marinated in spices and a wonderful peanut sauce. This recipe is chicken satay without skewers to simplify things. Traditionally, satay is made on skewers but for ease and simplicity and because 

Amazing Fajitas, from leftovers

Amazing Fajitas, from leftovers

Making amazing fajitas from leftovers is a great way to never let food go to waste. It is a quick meal and easy way to throw together an amazing meal with what you have on hand. My for making fajitas from leftovers is quick, easy 

Spaghetti Aglio e Olio ( Spaghetti with Garlic and Olive Oil)

Spaghetti Aglio e Olio ( Spaghetti with Garlic and Olive Oil)

Spaghetti Aglio e Olio is a classic and delicious Italian dish that is made with pasta, garlic, olive oil, pepper and Parmesan. It takes no time at all to whip up this dish and it can easily be made with just staples in your fridge 

Easy Pesto Pasta

Easy Pesto Pasta

Ok folks, it doesn’t get much easier or tastier than this dish, my easy pesto pasta salad! The satisfaction and fullness from the pasta, the energy from the beans and the flavors from the pesto and tomatoes make this one of the best dishes you 

Sheet Pan Za’atar Chicken, Sausage and Veggies

Sheet Pan Za’atar Chicken, Sausage and Veggies

This sheet pan za’atar chicken, sausage and vegetables is an easy weeknight dinner where it will only take you 5 minutes to throw everything on to one pan and not have to do anything else. If you like easy and full of flavor meals then 

Best Ever Italian Pasta Salad

Best Ever Italian Pasta Salad

This best ever Italian pasta salad is really going to change the way you think about pasta salad because it is so good. Though the ingredients are simple and similar to other pasta salad recipes, the techniques when making this dish is what really makes 

Grilled Citrus Chicken Skewers

Grilled Citrus Chicken Skewers

Some time ago I came across this recipe for grilled citrus chicken skewers and I have never stopped making them because they are so delicious!  These skewers are so moist because I marinate the chicken in the citrus and garlic marinade then keep brushing them with 

Coconut Curry Vegetable Soup

Coconut Curry Vegetable Soup

Coconut Curry Vegetable Soup is the epitome of soul warming food. Although it is made up of all vegetables, (excluding the chicken stock) all of the flavors from the warm spices and coconut milk make it taste so amazing and not boring at all. This