Meats & Meals

simple chicken stir fry

simple chicken stir fry

This simple chicken stir fry is honest to god so easy. Like, so easy, I bought a bag of frozen veggies and used them. That’s how easy this dish is. Plus, it cooks in no time, and is in one pan. So, minimal effort, minimal […]

Ground Turkey and Apple Stuffed Acorn Squash

Ground Turkey and Apple Stuffed Acorn Squash

Ok, I’ve never ever had acorn squash at all. Not to pat myself on the back, but I’m patting, this stuffed acorn squash was really good, and a great way to try acorn squash for the first time. All squash is on sale, cause it […]

Sweet Potato, Onion, Broccoli, Ground Turkey One Pan Dinner

Sweet Potato, Onion, Broccoli, Ground Turkey One Pan Dinner

This ground turkey one pan dinner is one of my favorite things to cook, ever. One, because it requires a single pan (and a cutting board and knife and plate to eat off)… but that equates to barely ANY dishes. What’s worse, doing dishes or […]

Zucchini Noodles with Whole30 Friendly Pesto and Chicken Kale Sausage

Zucchini Noodles with Whole30 Friendly Pesto and Chicken Kale Sausage

I’m trying out this whole Whole30 thing. Yesterday was my first day, and it wasn’t too bad. The only real difference from my diet I am going to have to make is eliminating dairy. It was really hard to not put cheese in my eggs. […]

Honey Teriyaki Rainbow Chicken Kebabs with Grilled Marinated Red Potatoes

Honey Teriyaki Rainbow Chicken Kebabs with Grilled Marinated Red Potatoes

With Labor Day weekend coming up, and grilling season almost coming to an end (crossing my fingers Chicago weather doesn’t transition toooooo quickly), this is the perfect weekend to have a grill out. Let me tell you, these Honey Teriyaki Rainbow Chicken Kebabs will not disappoint. I […]

Brown Sugar Ginger Marinade

Brown Sugar Ginger Marinade

A few weekends ago, the Kelly clan packed up and went to Nashville and Franklin, Tennessee for the weekend. The weekend was filled with lots of family quality time, a decent amount of wildlife (the house we rented was on a few acres of land) […]

Asian Inspired Turkey Burger

Asian Inspired Turkey Burger

If you’re looking for something new to try this weekend while firing up the grill, this Asian inspired turkey burger is exactly what you need to try. Except if you have a nut allergy. It has peanut butter in it. I’m not a doctor, but […]

Strawberry, Blackberry, Basil & Goat Cheese Pizza

Strawberry, Blackberry, Basil & Goat Cheese Pizza

Have you entered the giveaway I’m running?? If you haven’t, I don’t understand what you’re waiting for!! Enter below a Rafflecopter giveaway So let’s get to the point of this post. This pizza. You can eat this pizza for an appetizer, a main course or […]

Maya Kaimal Indian Simmer Sauces

Maya Kaimal Indian Simmer Sauces

I love love love Indian food. The combinations of flavors are so delicious. I have tried to re-create Indian flavored/themed dishes and they have turned out terribly. The staff over at Maya Kaimal were nice enough to send me a box of their simmer sauces, […]

Taco Spaghetti Squash Boat

Taco Spaghetti Squash Boat

Spaghetti Squash in a Mexican dish? Believe it. I used to make this while I was at school. This is one of my favorite recipes. All the goodness of a taco, in one big spaghetti squash bowl. When cooking spaghetti squash I only cook one […]