Attempting Veganism: Lentil Lunch Bowl with Spinach, Figs, Sweet Potatoes

While I've really never had any known food issues, a year ago I tried Whole30 and really noticed that I felt so much better reducing my consumption of dairy & legumes. So, for the past year I've been following that eating style about 75% of the time, and in the past 5 months I've also [...]

Slow Cooker Chicken Piccata with Trader Joe’s Cauliflower Rice & Sautéed Spinach

Have you ever made Slow Cooker Chicken Piccata? I hadn't until I was running short on time and was going to be out of the house for the whole day. I quickly scrambled it together and ended up pairing it with Trader Joe's Cauliflower Rice & Sautéed Spinach for a pretty delicious meal on the fly. [...]

Italian Chicken Sausage with Cappello’s Gluten Free Fettuccini in Homemade Spinach, Basil, Avocado Cream Sauce

The allusive creamy pesto sauce made out of avocado has long since escaped me. I tried it once years ago when I saw it on OhSheGlows but it never turned out quite right, the leaves were always staying whole and the texture was weird. I recently saw this Instagram post by @_courtcooks_ and it inspired me [...]

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 [...]

KitchFix Lunch Day 1: Gunthorp Farm’s Grilled Chicken, Golden Beet, Kale & Spinach Green Salad

When your week is crazy and you don't have time to prep, it's KitchFix to the rescue and I kicked off my trial week on Monday with a delicious kale & spinach salad with hunks of fresh chicken & golden beets. If you're interested in trying them out, be sure to use code: Victoria20 for [...]

Crispy Salmon With a Summer Corn Salad & Roasted Cauliflower

I'll start by sharing a quote from the most frequent patron of my cooking space aka my kitchen: "Salmon is definitely the best thing you make". I'll go ahead and let you know that it's my husband, aka my roommate, aka the person who get's to eat the yummy things I make and also has [...]

Trader Joe’s Salsa Verde Carnitas

This is a dish my mom has been making sine I was in high school folks!! And I'm sad to admit that was a DECADE ago, feeling tres old. But when a meal lasts a decade you know it's a good one and always receives two thumbs up in our house. I'll admit I planned [...]