Beet & Goat Cheese Salad (+ Apple Cider Dressing)

About This Recipe: Roasted beets and goat cheese salad is one of the only salads that I consistently order at restaurants. I had never cooked beets prior to making this recipe, but it’s actually very easy and no different from roasting carrots or butternut squash. This salad is a lot more affordable to make yourself … More Beet & Goat Cheese Salad (+ Apple Cider Dressing)

Homemade Hummus

About This Recipe: Today we are going to be those people, and make our own hummus! This is something that I have randomly wanted to do for years, and decided that this was the time. I chose to make classic hummus for my first homemade hummus venture, but there are endless variations to try (roasted … More Homemade Hummus

Italian Pasta Salad

About This Recipe: Every 4th of July BBQ needs a good side pasta salad, and this Italian pasta salad is a definite crowd pleaser. The hardest thing about this recipe is just chopping all of the ingredients, and I took a shortcut and used pre-made Italian dressing. You can also easily make your own dressing … More Italian Pasta Salad

Crunchwrap Supreme

About This Recipe: Last weekend I took a stroll to my local mall in Queens, and of course that had me thinking about the food court and specifically Taco Bell. Although I resisted the temptation, I was thinking about the crunchwrap supreme all week and decided to recreate it at home. It’s really so simple … More Crunchwrap Supreme

Cajun Shrimp & Rice

About This Recipe: Looking for something flavorful to spice up your weekday dinner? This Cajun shrimp and rice recipe is full of spices and zestiness! The ingredients list might look somewhat long, but they are mostly simple items that you hopefully already have in your pantry or fridge. This recipe would also work well with … More Cajun Shrimp & Rice