Mom’s Lemon Oregano Chicken

My mom has been making this recipe for years, and it never fails to impress family and friends. It’s super easy to make and guarantees a delicious and healthy meal. I’m pretty sure she just made it up one day, and boy am I glad that such beautiful thoughts go through her mind. I love […]

Roasted Red Pepper and Asparagus Quinoa Salad

It’s time for another quinoa salad! With so many possibilities for flavor combinations, I have yet to get tired of making them. For this salad, I decided to embrace some of the spring vegetables that have graced the produce section of the grocery store. I paired red bell peppers with asparagus as the star flavors, […]

Winter Quinoa Salad

We may still be stuck in this record breaking California weather, but that doesn’t stop me from enjoying all of the delicious flavors the season has to offer. To celebrate winter, I decided to make a quinoa salad inspired by one of my favorite flavor combinations: cranberry and orange. Although this delicious pairing is most […]

Winter Minestrone with Garlic Toast

Although we’ve been having unseasonably warm weather lately here in California (it’s supposed to be in the 70’s all week!), it still gets chilly enough at night to enjoy a warm bowl of soup for dinner. I found this recipe while browsing through Pinterest for inspiration and have been meaning to make it for the […]

John’s Garlic Orange Grilled Chicken

John’s favorite way to cook in the kitchen is spontaneously and without a recipe. He’ll often just open the fridge, pull out some ingredients that look good, and create something new and unplanned for dinner. He also loves to experiment with marinades and rubs for chicken, pork tenderloins, and tri-tip. My favorite of John’s creations […]