Tag: lunch

Cuban Style Citrusy Garlic Chicken Rice Bowls

I picked up Trader Joe’s new Cuban Style Citrusy Garlic Seasoning, and I absolutely loved it!¬† ¬†After using it on my burrito bows multiple times, I decided to use it as the main seasoning in this dish.¬† ¬†I made this super flavorful chicken in my Instant Pot, but you can […]


Honey Mustard Ritz Cracker Salmon

There are so many reasons to make this delicious¬† Honey Mustard Ritz Cracker Salmon!¬† It’s sweet. It only calls for a few ingredients.¬† It cooks up in less than 15 minutes, and it is absolutely mouthwatering!¬† Ritz Crackers make the perfect crispy crust for this salmon and is pares perfectly […]


5 Reasons to Pack Your Own Food

Thank-you to Wild Twist¬ģ Apples for Sponsoring this post.¬† You can find Wild Twist¬ģ apples at Hyvee. My husband and I enjoy going on adventures with our three sons.¬† Traveling, hiking, sledding, skiing, exploring parks, going to sporting events and spending time outdoors with friends.¬† Even before the pandemic, we […]


Pressure Cooker Shrimp Po Boy Sandwiches

These Pressure Cooker Po Boy Sandwiches are incredible and so easy!¬† All you need to do is cook frozen or fresh shrimp in your pressure cooker for 1 minute!¬† ¬†These sandwiches make a great way to switch up your weeknight dinner rotation.¬† Pair these with an easy Remoulade sauce, which […]


Baked Cod with Feta and Blistered Tomatoes

Fish really makes a fast and easy dinner idea.¬† Cod cooks up super fast in the oven and can be a blank slate for adding your favorite flavors.¬† You can use fresh or frozen cod in this recipe.¬† I love how creamy and tangy feta cheese tastes when it is […]


Greek Tuna Cakes with Tzatziki

When Lenton season hits, I am always on the lookout for new kid-friendly and budget-friendly seafood recipes.¬† ¬†My kids love tuna sandwiches and tuna melts, but we also love tuna cakes.¬† Tuna cakes is a switch up of the traditional crab cake.¬† Adding Greek flavors and feta cheese to these […]


Coffee Barbecue Rub Pulled Pork

Trader Joe’s seasonings are becoming my favorite seasonings to cook with.¬† Last summer, I made pulled pork in my electric pressure cooker using the Coffee Barbecue Rub, and the flavor turned out to be unreal.¬† The last time I visited a Trader Joe’s, I picked up several bottles of this […]


Greek Tzatziki Egg Salad

Tzatziki sauce has become of my favorite condiments!¬† I am always trying to find new things to make with it! The tzatziki sauce is a zippy Greek condiment usually served with gyros made from Yogurt, cucumber, dill, garlic, and lemon juice.¬† ¬†You can purchase Tzatziki sauce, but I think homemade […]


Family Road Trip Food Tips

Our family loves taking road trips.¬† ¬†We especially love hiking and traveling to National and State Parks.¬† ¬†We usually try to pack our meals when we travel, saving our restaurant meals for a few local places when we get to our travel destination.¬† ¬†We really enjoy finding parks along the […]


Teriyaki Pork Lettuce Wraps

This shop has been compensated by Inmar Intelligence and Hormel Foods. All opinions are mine alone. #CookingwithHormel‚Äč If you’re looking for a quick meal, there’s no need to call for take-out!¬† You can whip up these pork teriyaki lettuce wraps in a matter of minutes!¬† This budget-friendly dinner is made […]


Everything Bagel Panzanella Salad

This post may contain affiliate links.¬† Your taste buds will burst when you try this Everything Bagel Panzanella Salad!¬† This salad is the perfect lunch, dinner, or side dish to enjoy during late summer when tomatoes are in full bloom!¬† This salad has crispy bagel croutons, sweet tomatoes, crunchy cucumbers, […]


Mango Poppyseed Broccoli Salad

This post may contain affiliate links¬† I have been making broccoli salad a lot this spring/summer.¬† I can always get my kids to eat broccoli salad.¬† I am totally fine with mixing broccoli with a sugar-mayonnaise sauce if it get’s my kids to enthusiastically eat their vegetables. I have a […]