Crispy​ Roasted Cauliflower with Raisins & Apricots

I used to make roasted cauliflower ALL THE TIME but during the summer I stopped making it so often and this week I decided it was time for a comeback. It's easy, quick, and works every time, plus roasted cauliflower is so dang versatile. For this particular rendition I simply drizzled with grapeseed oil and … Continue reading Crispy​ Roasted Cauliflower with Raisins & Apricots

Moroccan Chicken Updated

Alright, after even more trial and error on this Moroccan Slow Cooker Chicken ,and some feedback from those who tried it, I wanted to share a few tips for enhancing this crockpot dish. First I'll go ahead and share the modifications and then the original recipe: Use dark meat with the bone and skin. Unless … Continue reading Moroccan Chicken Updated

Blackened Halibut with Trader Joe’s Seasoning Salt Potato Wedges & Spinach

While at Wabash Seafood Company picking up this grouper, they sold me on the Halibut. Since I had already wanted to try my friends blackening recipe I figured Halibut would be a good choice. I served it up with another family friend's inspired potato recipe and simply wilted spinach for a super flavorful meal. Some … Continue reading Blackened Halibut with Trader Joe’s Seasoning Salt Potato Wedges & Spinach

Pan Seared Salmon Dinner

For years I was too scared to cook salmon in a pan and I have no idea why but I seriously regret the years that I spent not enjoying salmon the way I do now. I could never get it just right in the oven or on the grill, and when I finally decided to … Continue reading Pan Seared Salmon Dinner

Easy Dinner: Italian Sausage, Roasted Potatoes, Spinach & Squash

I am all about easy dinners. Truth be told, I do love to cook, but being efficient with my time is even higher on my list of things I love (just behind coffee and my family). Sometimes I want to play around and experiment, taking my time. Other days chopping veggies is literally cathartic and … Continue reading Easy Dinner: Italian Sausage, Roasted Potatoes, Spinach & Squash