Lightened Up Butter Chicken

I'm a huge fan of spices and flavor and when it comes to a dish like this it's jam packed! Garam masala is one of my most favorite spice blends, fragrant and flavorful. Typically Butter Chicken is loaded up with heavy cream, but I like to lighten up dishes when possible. There is a touch… Continue reading Lightened Up Butter Chicken

Chicken, Sandwiches

Jerk Chicken Grilled Cheese

I like being inspired by locally restaurants and of course I like to challenge myself to trying to create a favorite at home. One local place offers the most amazing jerk chicken grilled cheese sandwich they call the Jamerican. It is out of the world crazy good. Of course this meant tweakind, testing and modifying… Continue reading Jerk Chicken Grilled Cheese

Chicken, Instant Pot/Pressure Cooker, soup

Instant Pot Chicken Pho

I was introduced to Vietnamese pho a number of years ago. If you've never heard of it, it's a flavorful broth with meat (typically beef), rice noodles, and various toppings. I've made pho on the stove cooking the broth all day, while it was amazing, the simplicity and quickness of the Instant Pot is a… Continue reading Instant Pot Chicken Pho


Garlic Dill Ranch

There used to be a local pizza place that made their own dressings, sadly they recently closed. One of their dressings that I adored was their garlic dill ranch. Creamy, garlicy, dill packed flavor bomb. So of course I had to try and replicate it and I've got to say I think I nailed it.… Continue reading Garlic Dill Ranch