Tag: dinner

Turkey Burgers

Turkey Burgers

Nothing can replace a good old-fashioned burger but for those looking to cut back on red meat, turkey is a good substitute. There are two tricks to this recipe: Worcestershire sauce and flipping only once to avoid dry patties. Adding a mild cheese like Monterey Jack …

Baked Honey Chicken with Brussel Sprouts

Baked Honey Chicken with Brussel Sprouts

Hey everyone! First and foremost, thank goodness for IG! I deleted all my meal prep photos by accident, but you can find my step-by-step instructions on how to make many of my dishes on my Instagram account, @melsdishes! Baked honey chicken is my all-time favorite healthy guilty …

Chicken & Pineapple Lo Mein

Chicken & Pineapple Lo Mein

Pineapples can be intimidating. I almost sliced my thumb off the first time I tried to cut a pineapple, and have an amazing scar to prove it. I blame a dull knife and lack of pineapple experience. That was ages ago. Since then, I found that showing …

Weekend Beef Stew

Weekend Beef Stew

It’s been a month since my last blog post and so much happened in and outside the kitchen. As I look back at 2017 and prepare for what will be an amazing 2018, my heart is full. I am grateful for the love and support …

Skillet Mac & Queso

Skillet Mac & Queso

Macaroni and Cheese is one of my favorite comfort foods. I grew up mostly on the packaged powder brands, but nothing beats homemade mac and cheese. Skillet Mac & Queso is my weeknight go-to because it requires very little clean-up and has become a family favorite. Not …

Garlic Rosemary Chicken for Dos

Garlic Rosemary Chicken for Dos

I like cooking with herbs, particular rosemary.  I hope to get a rosemary tattoo someday, although it won’t smell as nice as the temporary scented version designed by Vincent Jeannerot for Tattly. I became obsessed with rosemary in my 20s after taking a cooking class and learning all the …