Easy Chicken Paprikash

Easy Chicken Paprikash

This comforting Chicken Paprikash will fill you up and keep you warm on a cold and rainy day. Chicken Paprikash is a Hungarian dish but it’s also very popular in Eastern Europe. Some European countries have their own version of the Hungarian chicken Paprikash, or Paprika Chicken. Growing up in Eastern Europe, I remember my grandmother cooked a similar dish with lots of peppers and onions. It was my favorite, especially topped with lots of crumbled feta cheese. I could eat it every week and I was so happy when she cooked this meal – it made my heart sing. ♩ ♫…

Instant Pot Ham White Bean Soup

Ham and White Bean Soup

Hearty, starchy and filling, this rustic Ham White Bean Soup is the epitome of comfort food. This soup is an easy and satisfying way to transform leftover ham and a ham bone into a hearty meal. When it’s cold outside and all you want is to stay cozy and warm, the best thing to do is make a large pot of this hearty soup. It’s one of my favorite soups from my childhood, and one my grandmother used to make very often. We enjoyed it for lunch and for dinner, and I never got tired of eating it. It was so good! Made…

Butternut Squash Apple Soup

Butternut Squash Apple Soup

This Butternut Squash Apple Soup is hearty, delicious and filling. The combination of flavors is absolutely amazing and goes beautifully with a glass of Chardonnay. I have been on a butternut squash kick lately. I mean for the last few months. 🙂 I love butternut squash during the winter months, and I have been making butternut squash everything. I have been making this delicious and super easy Beef and Butternut Squash Stew in my Instant Pot several times this winter. And I also have a few more butternut squash recipes coming soon. This Butternut Squash Apple Soup is quite possibly one of…

Chicken Penne with Creamy Mushroom White Wine Sauce

Chicken Penne with Creamy Mushroom White Wine Sauce

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #WonderfulYourWay #CollectiveBias . The following content is intended for readers who are 21 or older. One Pan Chicken Pasta meets Date Night! This chicken penne with creamy mushroom white wine sauce is made in one pan for a quick and easy dinner ready in 30 minutes. This dish is perfect for a date night with your significant other. If you are looking for an easy and delicious recipe for Valentine’s Day, this recipe is a winner. It comes together pretty quickly and tastes amazing! Pair…

Leftover Mashed Potato & Bacon Patties

Leftover Mashed Potato & Bacon Patties

Make the most of leftover mashed potatoes with a quick and easy recipe for leftover mashed potato & bacon patties. They are so good, you’ll want to make sure you have some leftovers next time you make mashed potatoes. They are great for breakfast along with some greens and slices of avocado. Perfect healthy start for the day!  Today’s recipe is made with Sweet Earth bacon. I was excited to find out that their bacon is perfect for vegans and vegetarians, as I know I have a lot of readers who have requested more vegetarian recipes. Have you heard of Sweet Earth? They…

Perfect Fish Cakes and Jalapeno Remoulade

Perfect Fish Cakes and Jalapeno Remoulade

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #VivaLaMorena #CollectiveBias These perfect fish cakes and the jalapeno remoulade are one of my favorite party appetizers or big game spread. When you think of tailgates, chicken wings and burgers come to mind but I wanted to create something different that is as flavorful and tasty but also light and healthy. These fish cakes are also gluten-free even though I used breading for them. See the recipe below for more details. The Big Game is coming up soon, so if you are looking for…

Paleo Almond Butter Brownies

These Paleo almond butter brownies are pretty amazing! They are flourless and refined-sugar free. Moist and delicious, these Paleo brownies are loaded with almond butter & almond flour, coconut oil, cacao powder, walnuts and sweetened with honey. Who wouldn’t want a treat like that! 🙂 Okay – and most importantly, how do they taste? They taste splendid. The chocolate brownies are rich, dense, dark, moist, soft and delicious! And they come together SO easily. It took me about 10 minutes to prepare the batter, and another 30 minutes to bake. And the best part is that you don’t even have to use…

Paleo Walnut Cookies & Giveaway

Paleo Walnut Cookie

These Paleo walnut cookies are made with just 5 ingredients (plus pinch of salt) and OMG, they are so so good! Actually, 3 main ingredients, if you are not counting the cinnamon and vanilla. I am really excited about these cookies because they are made with no flour. Yes, that’s right! No flour – just ground walnuts, egg whites and coconut sugar. So easy and so delicious! I also added a little bit of cinnamon and vanilla extract for flavor. That’s all. These Paleo walnut cookies are also super quick and easy to made. After you prep all your ingredients, you…

Beef and Butternut Squash Stew (Instant Pot)

Beef and Butternut Squash Stew

Beef and butternut squash stew is a quick and easy winter comfort food – perfect for all you butternut squash lovers out there. I used my Instant Pot to make this stew and it came out amazing – the beef was fork tender and the flavors were bold and delicious! I love to use my electric pressure cooker to make stews and soups. They require minimum preparation and cook very fast – in only 30 minutes I have a delicious and yummy stew waiting for me. If you are looking for quick and easy healthy family meals, you will love…

Quick Clean Tips For The Holiday Season

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #WipeAwayHolidayMess #CollectiveBias To have the best stress-free holiday you can have, now is the time to start thinking about getting your home ready for the holidays. Nothing feels better than sitting down to a holiday meal with family and friends in a cozy and clean home. The cleaning part can be overwhelming especially when you have to cook a large elaborate meal and your schedule before the holiday season is swamped with never ending to-do lists and activities. Today, I am sharing how I…