Thai Peanut Sauce

I was really in the mood for some Asian cuisine last night. I think one of my favorite things to get at a Thai restaurant (besides drunken noodles of course) are the spring rolls with peanut sauce dipping sauce. Mainly for the peanut sauce If you have been reading my blog for awhile, you [...]

Shrimp, Spinach, and Feta Quesadillas

I’ve really been into Greek food this past week. Hummus, feta cheese, herbs, pita bread, you name it, I eat it. After looking around the internet for ideas to use my feta cheese, I came across this recipe and it caught my eye. Closet Cooking has been one of my favorite recipe websites as of late; [...]

Shrimp and Scallops over Quinoa

I seriously love quinoa! I bought a big bag of it in the bulk bins at Whole Foods a few weeks ago and I have been making it a lot. It is so versatile and I use it as a substitution for anything I would use rice/pasta/ect…

Two nights ago, I wanted to make a seafood pasta [...]

Spinach and Feta Turkey Burgers

I made a pretty delicious burger last night that I thought I would share. I defrosted some ground turkey because I was going to attempt lasagna, but I realized I didn’t have any lasagna noodles. Oops! I improvised and made these awesome burgers since I had everything on hand.

Spinach and Feta Turkey Burgers

Ingredients (for 4 burgers)

1 [...]

Whole Wheat Pizza Dough

New pizza dough recipe!

This pizza dough is a staple for me. It is quick, easy, and most of all delicious.

Whole Wheat Pizza Dough

Ingredients

1 cup whole-wheat flour
1 cup all-purpose flour
1 package quick-rising yeast, (2 1/4 teaspoons), such as
1 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon sugar
3/4 cup hot water, (120-130°F)
1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil

Preparation

Combine [...]

Pizza With An Egg?

Call me crazy… Or stupid… But this was really really good. Don’t knock until you try it!

I stumbled upon this recipe yesterday, and knew I had to make it! I didn’t really follow the recipe, but I did use it as a guide and a source of inspiration.

Breakfast Pizza

Ingredients

Whole wheat pizza dough
Olive oil
Parmesan cheese
Minced garlic
Mozzarella cheese
Salt [...]

Spinach and Ricotta Calzones

I actually made this two nights ago, but I was too busy yesterday to get the post up.

I was originally going to make pizza, but I ate lunch with my friend at the food court and he got a calzone, which initiated a craving. I was in luck because I had some dough defrosting in the [...]

Baked Eggs with Spinach

I made another Bittman recipe this week and I think it was one of the best I’ve ever made. I am on an egg kick right now and this recipe really hit the spot.

I couldn’t find the recipe online, but I used it more as a guide, so here is my version. I didn’t really measure [...]