Lately, I’ve noticed that the Keto diet has become more popular. If you are not familiar with the Keto diet, it’s a low-carb, with a high-fat diet that offers a lot of health benefits. It amazed me how much weight they lose doing this diet. One of our friends is doing this diet and we are blown away at how much weight he lost. Read more
Each week I tried to make something different that my family and kids would love and enjoy eating. Some people think that all I cook at home is Asian food, but little do they know, I love mixing things up. There are days where my husband and kids request their favorite Asian dish and sometimes request American food. Read more
After Thanksgiving, we are often left with WAY more food then we are prepared for! We plan for so much food that the leftovers could easily feed us for another month! After a while though, those leftovers start to get a little boring, and we can’t seem to convince ourselves to heat up the mashed potatoes one more time. This is why I’ve put together a list of different ways you can use some of those Thanksgiving recipes in a fun and new way! Read more
Today I’m sharing you this banana pancakes recipe that I learned from my mom growing up. Making banana pancakes is so and it was the quickest snacks that my mom can make after we get home from school. Although, sometimes we ask for it on our birthday instead of buying as a cake. Yes, these pancakes are sweet, and you don’t need any syrup to eat it. You can eat just by itself as a snack or if you want to make it fancier you can pour syrup on the top of it. Read more
It’s that time of the year where soup becomes the most important each meal. Well really, not just each meal but during lunch and dinner for the most part. With that being said though soup in the morning won’t be bad I guess. A lot of us start gathering recipes that would be perfect for the cold weather. Matter of fact I have found few recipes in my drawers the other day that I remembered collecting for the cold weather.
This instant pot red beans and rice are so easy to make and convenient to all busy parents. If you are always on the go then using your instant pot would be a great idea. Red beans and rice just makes me hungry each time I think of it. Beans are my favorite to take on the winter, partner with some cornbread or rice. If you don’t have an instant pot you can easily make this recipe using your slow cooker as well. I don’t own instant pot yet, but the other day I was giving my husband a hint that I needed it, lol. Read more
There’s something about a cold winter day that makes you gravitate toward warm hearty foods. When planning your menu for the winter months it is always a great idea to add plenty of foods that warm you up on a cold day to your menu.
Soups Stews and chilies are always a hit when it comes to food that will warm you up on a cold day. Most recipes can be done in the slow cooker allowing you to come home to a hot meal at the end of the day or whipped up in the instant pot when you need something to warm you up fast. If your family likes spicy foods give your stews and chili a bit of a kick to warm you from the inside out.
Home baked goods are a great way to warm you up on a cold day. Not only is fresh warm baked goods warming and high in carbs that help fuel your bodies own thermal system baking helps to heat your home while the over releases heat. Nothing will cheer dinner guests or hungry children coming out of the snowy weather like a fun treat fresh out of the oven. Read more