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Shrimp Quesadilla

Cooking shrimp has always been really daunting to me. I attribute it to growing up in a primarily vegetarian household where my meat consumption was generally done out of the house and seafood wasn’t part of…

Recipe: Veggie Stir Fry

Sometimes the simplest homemade food is the best, don’t you think? A couple of my friends at work and I have decided to take turns bringing lunch for each other once a week to change…

Recipe: Black Bean & Fish Tacos

It may be fall and fish tacos may be associated with summer, but I can eat them any time of year. I actually had them for dinner at my go-to place the night before making…

Recipe: Open-Faced Summer Tacos

Apologies in advance if this post title was a tad misleading … often in my mind (and probably in yours), “summer tacos” mean fish tacos, which are amazing…but are not what we have here. These don’t…

Recipe: Mushroom Risotto

Risotto has been one of my favorite foods for as long as I can remember. It’ s one that I definitely eat more in restaurants than at home, mostly because the process has always seemed…

Recipe: Chicken Tortilla Stacks

This past weekend, the boyfriend and I decided to make a recipe that I found on Pinterest: chicken taco stacks. We slightly altered this recipe, but since we used whole wheat tortillas and based on…