Gnocchi With Chicken Sausage Basil & Tomatoes

I combined a few recipes to make this one up.  The kids love it because the gnocchi is so easy to pick up with the fork.  I love it, because it’s a quick easy meal to make. Ingredients: – 1.5 pound mini gnocchi – 2 – 3 chicken sausage links – 1 small onion diced…

Chickpea Stew 

INGREDIENTS 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil, more for drizzling 2 chicken sausage links (diced) 2 medium carrots, peeled and chopped 1 small fennel bulb or 2 celery stalks, chopped 1 medium onion, chopped 2 cloves garlic, minced Pinch crushed red pepper flakes 2 teaspoons minced fresh rosemary  2 cups chicken or vegetable broth  1 (15-ounce)…

Sante Fe Chicken – Slow Cooker

  Ingredients: 24 oz (1 1/2) lbs chicken breast 14.4 oz can diced tomatoes with mild green chilies 15 oz can black beans, rinsed and drained 8 oz frozen corn 1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro 14.4 oz can fat free chicken broth 3 scallions, chopped 1 tsp garlic powder 1 tsp onion powder 1 tsp…

Fish Burritos

I meant to make fish tacos for dinner but when I went to open the corn tortillas, they had gone bad. I thankfully had some flat-outs & we made burritos instead. I have to say, these came out even tastier! Will have to make them again!

Corn Salsa

We were invited to dinner & they were making tacos. We brought over this yummy corn salsa inspired by our friend Emily’s recipe. A nice addition to taco night!   1 Can whole kernal corn 1 can black beans 1 Red bell pepper 1/2 cup scallions 1/2 cup red onion 1 minced clove garlic 1…

Farmer’s Market Galettes

We had friends coming over for drinks & stopped by the farmers market for some fresh fruit. We made these Galettes to serve with drinks & came out fantastic! 

Summer Bolognese

  Ingredients 1 lb. thin spaghetti Kosher salt 1⁄4 cup olive oil 1 lb. ground beef 2 tsp. chile flakes, or 3 red Thai chiles, minced 2 tbsp. minced thyme 3 garlic cloves 2 tbsp. tomato paste 2 tsp. granulated sugar Freshly ground black pepper 1⁄2 cup dry white wine 2 tbsp. red wine vinegar…

Harissa Chicken Kabobs 

I made these on a whim & they came out really fantastic.  There isn’t a real recipe as I just added all the ingredients of the marinade into a ziplock with the chicken. Kabobs: – 6 chicken thighs (cut into kabob sized pieces) – 3 TBSP harissa – a glug of olive oil – 3…

Slow cooker Chicken Tika Masala

Ingredients: 2 pounds boneless, skinless chicken thighs, cut into bite sized pieces 1 6oz soy plain yogurt 1 large onion, diced 3 cloves garlic, minced 1-inch piece whole ginger, peeled and grated 2 tablespoons tomato paste 2 tablespoons garam masala 2 teaspoons smoked paprika 2 teaspoons kosher salt 1 (28-ounce) can diced tomatoes 1 can coconut…

Mustard Panko Crusted Fish

  Ingredients ¼ cup olive oil 2 tablespoons whole grain mustard 1 garlic clove, finely grated 1 tablespoon chopped fresh thyme 1 cup panko Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper Fish  Lemon wedges (for serving) Preparation Preheat oven to 400°. Whisk oil, mustard, garlic, and thyme in a small bowl. Mix in breadcrumbs; season with…