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Cashew Tofu

This post may contain affiliate links. Please read my disclosure policy. This Cashew Tofu stir-fry is loaded up with healthy veggies, crispy tofu, roasted cashews, and tossed with a simple ginger stir-fry sauce.  It’s a quick and easy weeknight ...

A Week in the Life, Vol 3.

by Jessica on January 19, 2020 0 0 January is just chugging right along. My mom watches Max on Mondays after school, and when Emilia and I go to pick him up, they ALWAYS have ice cream. Always. Even if it’s freezing. But aren’t the winter ...

How to Cook Bacon in the Oven

Home » How-To » How to Cook Bacon in the Oven As much as I love bacon, I used to avoid it because the though of sputtering hot bacon grease getting all over me and my kitchen was enough to make me stick to just eggs and toast. But in my ...

Perfect Lentils, Every Time

Perfect Lentils, Every Time (Recipe & Tips) - Cookie and Kate ...

Ali’s Guide To Istanbul

This post may contain affiliate links. Please read my disclosure policy. All of my best travel tips for where to eat, stay and visit in Istanbul, Turkey. Low-key Turkish breakfast :) Is Istanbul on your travel bucket list yet?  If not — ohhh ...

What To Eat This Week: 1/19/20.

by Jessica on January 19, 2020 2 3 Oh hi! I have some of my faaaavorite meal ideas here for you this week – to get us through January! I suggest kicking off this week with my baked chicken parmesan meatballs! Mostly because they can be made ...

Thin, Crisp Chocolate Chip Cookies

I recently put my foot in my mouth, again. Speaking at a writer’s conference and rambling on at the podium, as usual, I offered up that I don’t think of cooking or baking as love. It’s cooking and baking. Maybe because I was a restaurant cook for so ...

Broccoli Lemon Carbonara.

by Jessica on January 17, 2020 15 7 It’s time to wrap yourself up in a hug of broccoli lemon carbonara!  This is like a grown up version of mac and cheese with some broccoli… and the lightest, silkiest sauce that you can imagine.  ...

Slow Cooker Chicken Noodle Soup

$9.22 recipe / $1.15 serving Home » Recipe Archives » Soup Recipes » Slow Cooker Soup » Slow Cooker Chicken Noodle Soup Homemade chicken noodle soup from scratch is one of my absolute favorite comfort foods. Not only is it incredibly easy, but ...

5-Ingredient White Chicken Chili

This post may contain affiliate links. Please read my disclosure policy. This 5-ingredient white chicken chili recipe is super quick and easy to make, full of great flavor, and always a crowd fave! After sharing a new recipe for easy (red) chicken ...