January 27: Turkey Chili & Oat Bars

Wow last week of January already!! This year is flying by already but that just means we are closer to summer and warm weather! We got quite a bit of snow where I live this week so I really wanted to make some nice comfort food. I also did make some oat bars which were…

December 9: Toasts & Pancakes

Wow I can’t believe it’s already the second week of December!! I’ve been working so hard on my cookie business (Lindsay Bakes) that I haven’t been cooking too much recently. The meals I’m sharing today were simple but still very delicious! They are also quite straightforward so I didn’t have too much to say about…

Breakfast Spaghetti

The writers of this cookbook keep trying to change the game and they’ve done it with this recipe. This is breakfast spaghetti. Yes you read that right – spaghetti for breakfast. I think the thought process behind this recipe was that it would be pasta combined with some of the classic things that you would…

Tofu Scramble

I love eggs. I could probably eat them any day of the week, sorry everyday of the week. Scrambled, over easy sunny, hard boiled, whatever. I’ll eat them. So today’s recipe was quite a twist. I had seen recipes for tofu scrambles before and for whatever reason I just never made it, but today I…

Protein Packed Mixed Herb Tabbouleh Salad

Happy Monday! I hope all my American friends had a nice Thanksgiving filled with food and spending time with family and friends. Maybe you ate a little too much? Maybe you want to get back on track this week? You’ve landed on the right post! Today’s post is a delicious salad from the Thug Kitchen…

Ginger Curry Noodle Soup

Now that the weather is starting to get colder, that means I can get back into soups! I love soups so much and you will find many different posts on my blog! Today’s recipe is the Ginger Curry Noodle Soup from Thug Kitchen 101. This bowl is packed with lots of good stuff. This was…

Mujaddara

Happy meatless Monday! This week’s Thug Kitchen 101 recipe is a new one for me. The dish is called Mujaddara which is made with rice, lentils and caramelized onions. Those are the big components and they are seasoned with lots of fragrant Middle Eastern spices. It was quite an interesting recipe to read through because…

Southwestern Pasta Salad

It’s Monday so I have another Thug Kitchen 101 recipe to share! Today I have the Southwestern Pasta Salad. I love pasta salads because they are a great make ahead dish so they’re perfect for parties or weekly meal planning. Another reason to love them is that you can use up so many ingredients in…

Recipe #21: Hearty Lentil Minestrone

I know I’ve mentioned that with the cold weather coming, I’m excited to be having more soups and stews. They are just so great because they warm you up nicely and it almost makes you forget how cold it it outside. Although it’s not quite winter yet, it’s definitely getting chilly here. I try to…