9 DIY Sauces, Marinades & Glazes For Tasty, Fast Cooking

sriracha sauce on a table

True story, my mom used to put HONEY on lettuce to get me to eat it. We called it a salad, but it was literally just a few sweet, sticky lettuce leaves. But the lesson there is that putting stuff (like sauces, marinades and glazes) on food can make it taste better or different. The problem? It’s just another step to …

How To Avoid “Netflix Syndrome” When Choosing A Recipe

It’s 10:05 pm on a Sunday, and I’m scrambling to wind down for the night. Normally, that doesn’t involve writing. It’s usually just me spending 45 minutes scrolling through shows and movies on Netflix so I can spend 30 minutes watching something before drifting off to sleep. Netflix is not a chill experience for me at all, to be honest. …

Easiest Chicken Fajita Bowls With Brown Rice

I used to be the pickiest eater in the world. No joke, up until age 16, I lived on grilled cheese, breaded chicken and pizza. If my mom wanted to get me to eat lettuce, she had to put honey on it. Honey on LETTUCE. Today, that sounds gross to me. (But I’d probably still eat it.) I started getting …

My favorite One-Pot Dish: Sweet Potato Skillet

one pot sweet potato skillet

Cleaning up after cooking sucks. Making (and memorizing) this sweet potato skillet will minimize the unpleasantness that is dishwashing. Seriously, people tell me that one of the main reasons they hate cooking is because they hate cleaning. Sound like you? It’s okay, me too. I’ll share one secret with you- I have a dishwasher. But that’s a new thing in …

The Easiest Lunch To Prep And Bring To Work: Roasted Salmon & Veggies

Salmon, sweet potato and green veggies are a super meal. It has everything. When you eat at work, it I guarantee that people next to you are jealous of how it smells and looks. Roasted salmon and veggies is my go-to meal when: a) I’m feeling lazy b) Or maybe just super tired c) I have no idea what to cook …