Chicken Marsala

When it’s Italian night because you just received your monthly wine subscription delivery, then why not make some Chicken Marsala to pair with the new wines. I have been making this chicken Marsala for years! It is really easy to make and delicious to eat. My only advice is to taste the Marsala wine before…

Chashu, mushroom, bok choy, snow pea soup, boiled egg soup

When it’s a cold, winter’s weekend and you want something that will make you feel warm and good inside, then why not make some Chashu, mushroom, bok choy, snow pea soup, boiled egg soup. This healthy and delicious soup is filled with nutritious vegetables and broth. When making this recipe I researched how to make Asian…

Chashu (Pork Belly)

When you want to make an Asian style soup and feel like being fancy, then why not make some Traditional Chashu (pork belly). On the weekends, my goal is to tap into my creative right brain and try out new recipes. This particular weekend I wanted to make Asian style pork that went well with…

Greek lamb and Silver beet spiral filo pie

When your father-in-law still reads the New Zealand Herald and comes across a delicious recipe in the Bite, then why not take his suggestion and test out the recipe. Once a week the Bite comes to our doorstep wrapped in the New Zealand Herald and every week there is a unique dish in the magazine…

Zuppa de Tuscana (Olive Garden Copy Cat)

When you moved to a foreign country that does not have an Olive Garden, you used to go there once a week for their unlimited soup, salad, & bread sticks, then why not try this Olive Garden copycat, Zuppa de Tuscana. This hearty soup filled with meat, potatoes, and kale is sure to satisfy that…

Black Bean Chicken Stir-fry

When you are looking for something easy to make, you are really hungry, then why not make this quick Black Bean Chicken Stir-fry served with a side of rice for tonight’s dinner! For this recipe I had some green beans and shiitake mushroom in my fridge waiting to be cooked! I was craving Asian flavor…

Asian Style Chicken Roll Up

When you are feeling inspired after binge watching the Food Network Channel, you want something light and healthy, then why not make these Asian Style Chicken Roll Ups. I made this meal for a week night dinner because I was in the mood for some Asian flavor and did not want my food to be…

Chicken Taco Bowl

When its taco Tuesday and are feeling like putting a twist because you’ve learned some new knife tricks, then why not take those skills and make Chicken Taco Bowl. With this recipe I put my own twist to taco Tuesday and created a color palate for food. I wanted to use as many colors as…

Mexican Style Chicken Soup

When you’ve got the winter chills, you want something that makes you feel warm inside, and you love Mexican food, then why not make this Mexican Style Chicken Soup. When you have soup this good, you can eat it all week; thats exactly what I did. I made this soup for my work week meal…

Sausage and Salmon Sauté Over Rice

When its a Friday night, you don’t know what to eat, there are a few veggies, and you and check the freezer just to find sausage and salmon, then why not make this Sausage and Salmon Sauté Over Rice. I created this easy recipe because my husband and I wanted to stay in and have…