Salmon Poke Bowl

I stumbled across a similar recipe and I told myself that I wanted to make this one day. I’ve made different variations of this same recipe: adding ginger, subbing the seaweed for zucchini, etc. It is such a simple dish, but at the same time all the ingredients give this bowl so much levels of…

Holiday Hacks

HAVE NO FEAR, YOU CAN DO IT! There are times when a dish needs a little help to be perfect. Come to the rescue with these easy fixes. 1. GRAVY IS TOO THIN Stir in cornstarch (1½ teaspoons per cup of liquid). Dilute it in a little cold water, add to gravy and stir over…

BOURBON CHICKEN

Straight off of Bourbon Street in New Orleans, this tender bourbon chicken is covered in a slightly sweet sauce with a little kick. It’s a true taste of the South you won’t be able to resist. From start to finish it’s only 50 minutes, and 30 of that is completely hands off while it simmers away, building flavour…

Caramelized Brussels Sprouts with Pancetta

The only thing better than a full plate of caramelized Brussels sprouts is a plate of Brussels sprouts with pancetta. Caramelized Brussels Sprouts with Pancetta Print Recipe Servings Prep Time 10 people 30 minutes Cook Time 30 minutes Servings Prep Time 10 people 30 minutes Cook Time 30 minutes Caramelized Brussels Sprouts with Pancetta Print…

10 Ways to Be Intentional in Your Neighborhood

This is part two of our series on loving your neighbors. You can read part one here. Loving my neighbors, and loving them well, does not come easily to me! It is way outside my comfort zone. And though none of these ways to be intentional in my neighborhood come naturally to me, I’ve found that…

10 Ways to “Hotel-ify” Your Guest Room

1) Linens/Bedding Honestly there is no shortcut when it comes to bedding. I am not saying you need to spend big bucks on the most expensive bedding available.  With the availability of quality linens at places like HomeGoods and Marshall’s, for example, you can splurge on luxury linens without having to sell your first-born. (via) Just like…