When you’re craving Italian flavors, but don’t want pasta, this is your recipe. Comforting and full of flavor.
Author: Vivacious Chef
Love these for a snack, or when I’m craving chocolate – a great alternative to junk food.
This chicken dish is simple and easy to make. But the best part is how it will blow your mind, and you’ll think about it for days. You could substitute white wine for the vermouth, but don’t if you have it. Also, there’s no such thing as too much garlic or too many shallots. 8 […]
Meatballs are great to get kids & babies to eat meat. Bonus for being delicious for adults, too.
Miso Chicken Meatballs are great for an appetizer, but more importantly to feed babies and kids.
Everyone needs roasted garlic in their freezer (and in their lives). Preheat oven to 350º. Remove excess/loose paper from the outside of your garlic heads. Chop off their heads so that each clove is exposed (see picture). If some cloves are small/low, just take their tops off with a pairing knife (carefully). Place all of […]
1 (13-ounce) can full-fat coconut milk2 Tbsp Spice House Red Thai Curry Powder (or ¼ cup red curry paste)3 Tbsp peanut butter5 Tbsp fish sauce (if using prepared curry paste, reduce to 3 Tbsp)4 garlic cloves, minced1 lb boneless, skinless chicken thighs, cut into 3/4-inch pieces3 large carrots, peeled and diced1½ c jasmine rice, rinsed1¼ c boiling water1 head broccoli, thick stems peeled/chopped, small florets […]
New Year’s Eve with kids means that we’re staying in to spend time together, and cooking a great meal. This is a little more trouble than your normal pasta dish, but that’s what I look for when making a special meal. The sauce is very creamy despite having no butter or cream. The sparking wine […]
⅓ c real maple syrup 2 Tbsp grapeseed oil or extra virgin olive oil2 Tbsp fresh rosemary, minced (or 2 drops DoTerra oil)2 tsp aleppo pepper (or crushed red pepper if you don’t have it)1 tsp smoked paprika1 tsp (rounded) kosher salt1 heaping c almonds 1 heaping c pecans1 heaping c walnuts Preheat oven to […]
1 stick butter1/2 c milk3 Tbsp (heaping) cocoa powder1 c sugar in the raw1 c creamy peanut butter1 tsp vanilla extract1/4 tsp salt3 oz dark chocolate chips3 c old fashioned oats (quick-cooking) 1 stick of butter in a medium saucepan set over medium heat. Melt the butter and add ½ cup whole milk, 3 heaping […]