Fried Sweet & Sour Pineapple Chicken

Who doesn’t love having Chinese takeout for dinner?? I know it’s the furthest thing from authentic Chinese recipes and cuisine, but it’s still so good! I’ve tried to remake some of my favorite Chinese takeout recipes and this is one that I’ll always prefer homemade over restaurant style – a (sort of) sweet and sour…

Taco Tuesday: Jamaican Jerk Tacos

If you haven’t already noticed, most of the tacos I make are with chicken. I’m a bit picky when it comes to meat, and chicken is my go-to for a lot of meals. I try to switch things up so I don’t get bored and tired of eating the same old thing over and over,…

Strawberry Shortcakes with Fresh Whipped Cream

Fresh berries are hands down my favorite part about summer. While raspberries are my #1, I love all kinds of berries and making fresh, light desserts with them (and also eating them by the handful). Colton and I went berry picking one weekend, and picked and ate our way through the strawberry and raspberry crops….

Taco Tuesday: Chicken Tinga Tacos

My mom came to visit me out in Washington a few months ago, and one night we went to a new restaurant that had opened in the town we live in. It was a Mexican restaurant a couple steps above casual – not fancy by any means but nicer than your average place. The atmosphere…