Crockpot Sesame Chicken & Veggie Bowl

In college, two of my roommates and I had a weekly tradition of going to Flame Broiler every Sunday night for dinner. How could you go wrong? Tender and tasty meat, crisp veggies, all piled on your choice of rice. I call that a win-win-win. We were such regulars, one of the cashiers started giving … Continue reading Crockpot Sesame Chicken & Veggie Bowl


Pineapple Mint Spa Water

Two weeks ago, I went to Whole Foods with my grandmother and saw the most brilliant way to convince yourself to drink water-- fruit infused spa waters. Yes, I caved and bought the $1.50 bottle of pineapple and mint spa water, but only with the intention of replicating the results. Last week during my usually … Continue reading Pineapple Mint Spa Water

Pineapple Fried Rice

I've said it once and will probably say it a million times, but I love any combination of carbs and Asian flavors, sure throw in a few veggies and make me think I'm being healthy.  Sure it might be easier to hop in your car and hit up Panda Express, but in the time it … Continue reading Pineapple Fried Rice

Crockpot BBQ Pork Ribs

My dad’s entire family lives in Kansas City, both the one in Kansas and the one in Missouri, yes it’s confusing but they are two different cities and they aren’t afraid to let you know. Long story short, I’m a huge BBQ fan, but I’m not a fan of all the cooking prep and wait … Continue reading Crockpot BBQ Pork Ribs

Spicy Fried Chicken Sandwich with Coleslaw

A few weeks ago at an impromptu Costco trip, Bill and decided to try their pulled pork and coleslaw sandwich. Don’t worry… we split the sandwich and still got our favorite slice of combination pizza. The pork was surprising moist and tasty and the combination of the savory meat and the tangy coleslaw got Bill … Continue reading Spicy Fried Chicken Sandwich with Coleslaw