General Tso’s Chicken

I’m back from my sort of hiatus – hello! Life lately has been downright busy, so I took an unintentional break from posting new recipes. I’m sorry and I’m back! The weather in Washington has been incredibly hot lately, so not only have I not been in the mood to go anywhere near a stovetop,…

Taco Tuesday: Buffalo Chicken Tacos

Today is the last part of my Taco Tuesday series! It’s hard to believe it’s been 8 weeks and 8 recipes already, but thanks to everyone who has viewed, liked, commented, and followed my cooking adventures! There will definitely be more tacos in the future 🙂 My boyfriend loves buffalo chicken anything – pizza, pretzels,…

Taco Tuesday: Chile Lime Tacos with Grilled Pineapple Salsa

The Seattle area has its reputation for being dreary and gray all the time (hence the blog name!) but in my year and a half of living here, I’ve had to tell all of my friends and family back on the east coast that it’s not actually true, and that summers here are really quite…

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…