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7 Quick and Healthy Dinner Ideas

7 Quick and Healthy Dinner Ideas

Quick and healthy dinner ideas often feel like an insurmountable task at the end of a long day. Whether you are looking for a lighter “soup and salad” type of dinner, or a hearty “meat and potatoes” stick to your ribs meal, here are 7 […]

Turkish-Style White Bean Stew Recipe

Turkish-Style White Bean Stew Recipe

This Turkish-style white bean stew recipe, Kuru Fasulye, is the perfect cooler-weather comfort food. White beans are simmered with onion, pepper, tomato, and (optional) meat, creating a creamy and soothing stew. Cozy up to a bowl of these beans with a hunk of fresh bread, […]

Steak and Egg Breakfast Tacos Recipe

Steak and Egg Breakfast Tacos Recipe

This post contains sponsored content. All words and opinions and ideas are my own. Sponsored content helps this blog survive and thrive, thank you for your support! Breakfast Tacos: A Hearty Way to Start the Day These steak and egg breakfast tacos satisfy my perpetual […]

Turkish-Style Beef Köfte Kebab Recipe

Turkish-Style Beef Köfte Kebab Recipe

This post contains sponsored content. All words and opinions and ideas are my own. Sponsored content helps this blog survive and thrive, thank you for your support! This Turkish-style beef köfte kebab recipe is a simple grilled dish to pull together for a hot summer […]

How to Buy Sustainable Beef

How to Buy Sustainable Beef

What is Sustainable Beef? To buy sustainable beef, understanding what you are looking for is key. “Sustainable Beef” refers to beef raised using methods taking into consideration raising beef for future generations. Currently, the amount of environmental degradation and pollution caused by Concentrated Animal Feedlot […]

Traditional Mexican Chicken Recipe (Pollo en Pipian Verde)

Traditional Mexican Chicken Recipe (Pollo en Pipian Verde)

This Mexican chicken recipe, Pollo en Pipian Verde, or Chicken in Pumpkin Seed Sauce, combines tomatillos, chilies, and nuts and seeds in a delicious sauce to make a hearty meal. Traveling and Cooking The recipe is from a cooking class I took on a trip […]

Sausage Dinner Skillet Recipe with Leeks, Fennel, and Apple

Sausage Dinner Skillet Recipe with Leeks, Fennel, and Apple

In this sausage dinner skillet recipe with leeks, fennel, and apple, the sausages are browned and then baked low and slow in a thyme-scented cider gravy. Braising The low and slow cooking method of braising (cooking ingredients in a covered vessel with fat and liquid) […]

Mom’s Meatball Recipe with Parsley and Onion Salad

Mom’s Meatball Recipe with Parsley and Onion Salad

I love vegetables, but that does not mean I don’t eat meat. I feel best when I eat a vegetable forward diet with small amounts of meat included. The decision to eat meat is a very personal one, and requires contemplation, compassion, and these days, […]