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Recipe for Veal Parmesan with Spaghetti

Veal Parmesan with Spaghetti in a bowl

I think Italian food might just be my favorite cuisine of all time. We always make Italian food at home and while most of it is pretty straightforward, there are a few we tend to leave to restaurants, like veal parmesan.  Veal parmesan can definitely seem a bit intimidating. Most of us don’t cook with … Read more

Simple Stovetop Pot Roast Recipe

Prepared stovetop pot roast recipe paired with mashed potatoes

When you think of beef for dinner, steak probably comes to mind. Grilled hot and fast with that perfect tender rare meat inside; few things could compare right? As amazing as steak is, we can’t eat steak everyday – it’s too expensive and it is only part of what makes beef so delicious.  That brings … Read more

Simple Vegan Baba Ganoush Recipe

Vegan baba ganoush recipe in a bowl

When you think of Mediterranean dips and sides, you probably think of hummus. If you want something that is lighter, smokier, and more flavorful than hummus, you need to try baba ganoush. While you may be thinking that you hate eggplant or there is no way it can be as good as hummus, I think … Read more

Simple Chocolate Peanut Butter Banana Smoothie Recipe

Prepared chocolate peanut butter banana smoothie recipe in a mason jar

You know what I love? Smoothies. They are so simple to make, especially if you like buying and freezing your fruit in bulk. There is no summer where our freezer isn’t packed with frozen strawberries, bananas, and recently papayas (story for another time).  That said, one of the old classics is the chocolate peanut butter … Read more

Simple Blended Watermelon Daiquiri Recipe

Watermelon daiquiri recipe in a mason jar

There is maybe no fruit that says summer more than the watermelon. Especially on those crazy hot muggy days, ice cold or frozen watermelon is the perfect thing to cool you down and help you relax.  Well, what if you could take all the things you love about icy watermelon and mix it into a … Read more

Best Garlic Mashed Potatoes Recipe in the World

Bowl of the best garlic mashed potatoes recipe in the world

Perhaps the best side in the world for red meats is mashed potatoes. I am not sure who came up with the idea to pair them together originally but the world has certainly been a better place for it. I love mashed potatoes – for something seemingly so simple they can be so delicate and … Read more

Watermelon Smoothie Recipe with Yogurt

Watermelon smoothie recipe with yogurt in a mason jar

Watermelon is a great way to re-hydrate after a workout or just on a hot sunny day. Greek yogurt is also a great way to get some lean protein into your diet. Put the two together with a little ice and you have the makings of a quick, easy, delicious smoothie. Yes, just 3 ingredients … Read more

Easy Cocoa Powder Chocolate Sauce Recipe

Person holding a cup of ice cream with chocolate sauce drizzled on top

Do you ever get cravings for chocolate milk but never have syrup on hand? Or maybe you just now realized cocoa powder has an expiration date and need a quick way to use it all up? Or maybe you just really can’t stand that fake stuff in the brown jug. Well no matter what scenario … Read more

Simple Homemade Soft Flour Tortilla Recipe

A pile of soft flour tortilla recipe on a plate

Here in San Diego we have tons of amazing fresh Mexican and Latin American cuisine. While you can do a decent job replicating the experience at home, one thing from the store never seems to measure up – the tortillas! Today we’ll go over how easy it is to make your own flour tortillas at … Read more