This easy Chinese chicken salad gets tossed with a bright, gingery dressing and topped with crunchy noodles. Makes a great make-ahead salad for a backyard party or a weekday lunch. Photography Credit: Elise Bauer This Chinese chicken salad is a colorful and tasty way to use up some leftover chicken and makes for a quick Read more

Category: Recipes | Date: June 9th, 2019

The EASIEST and BEST way to make steak is cooking it sous vide. It’s precise and will cook the steak exactly to your preferred doneness. A quick sear on a skillet to finish, and you’ve got the best steak EVER. I’ve always given the sous vide method of cooking a bit of the side-eye. It Read more

Category: Recipes | Date: June 9th, 2019

A take-out favorite comes home for dinner. Here’s our version of Pad Thai with chicken. A little prep goes a long way and makes this dish an easy stovetop dinner. You can do this! Pad Thai is one of those beloved dishes either for eat-in or takeout at Thai restaurants. Happily, it’s not hard to Read more

Category: Recipes | Date: June 8th, 2019

This month, we welcome back Marta Rivera for more of her meal plans. Marta is a trained chef, mom of twins, and wife to a newly-retired soldier! Summer vacation has barely started and I’m already on the verge of losing my sanity. With no schoolwork to keep the kids’ minds occupied, we’re in the kitchen learning life Read more

Category: Recipes | Date: June 8th, 2019

This chilled pea salad is made with frozen peas, smoked almonds, water chestnuts, and a hint of curry. It’s a great addition to your summer salad recipe collection. Photography Credit: Sally Vargas Pea Salad – Perfect for Summer Long warm summer days are perfect for cold pea salad! I first encountered this delightful pea salad Read more

Category: Recipes | Date: June 6th, 2019

These homemade blueberry muffins are light, fluffy, and PACKED with blueberries! They’re an all-time favorite, perfect for weekend brunches and grab-and-go breakfast. Continue reading “Blueberry Muffins” »

Category: Recipes | Date: June 5th, 2019

Yes! Fried chicken in the air fryer is totally possible! It’s crispy, juicy, and delicious. If you’re craving a fried chicken with a little less fat, give this a try! Continue reading “Air Fryer Fried Chicken” »

Category: Recipes | Date: June 5th, 2019

Cutting fruits and veggies safely is all in the grip! And the surface! And having a good knife helps, too. Here are 4 tips for safer, smarter chopping. Continue reading “How to Safely Cut Fruits and Vegetables” »

Category: Recipes | Date: June 4th, 2019

Got fresh apricots? Make this easy Apricot Chicken skillet dinner! It’s ready in under an hour and makes a great change from your usual weeknight chicken routine. (You can swap in dried apricots, too!) Continue reading “Apricot Chicken” »

Category: Recipes | Date: June 4th, 2019