*I’ve partnered with Walmart for this post. Any comments or opinions shared are my own.*
My favorite kinds of meals are the ones that require the least amount of brain power.
They’re ones that I can make from things I have on hand or grab a couple of things from the store without consulting a recipe.
(Don’t get me wrong, you know I love good recipes, but some busy weeknights I just don’t have the headspace for following instructions. I know you know what I mean.)
Lately, with the unpredictable food shortages, it’s frustrating to go to the store with a list of ingredients for a recipe only to leave the store with your list partially checked off and your recipe missing key ingredients.
And if you’re not comfortable swapping out ingredients in a recipe it might freak you out a bit. I get it.
I’ve got three recipes (if you can call them that) that work well for this time of grocery store uncertainty. And the rest of your life as well.
June 15, 2020
Nightshade-Free Spice Blends
I’ve been talking a lot on Instagram about a gut healing protocol I’ve been doing — similar to Auto-Immune Protocol (AIP). (But not the same.) The idea is to remove foods that commonly cause...
June 6, 2020
Grilled Sablefish with Garlic-Herb Oil
I’m a huge fan of fish — mostly salmon and sturdy white fish that I can marinated and grill and turn into Fish Taco Bowls, Fish Nuggets, or Cajun Foil-Packet Salmon. I’ve recently been...
May 4, 2020
Homemade Italian Seasoning + Italian Roasted Broccoli & Kale
Italian seasoning is pretty straightforward, right? Usually a blend of 4-5 herbs. No fillers or sweeteners or weird ingredients. As far as seasoning blends go, it’s pretty clean. So, why bother making homemade Italian...
April 28, 2020
Homemade Sugar Scrub with Grapefruit and Mint
Yep. Another homemade sugar scrub. Are you surprised? haha. After making Homemade Brown Sugar Scrub I realized that I’d never be purchasing sugar or salt scrubs ever again. (By the way, all questions you...
April 20, 2020
Curry Roasted Cauliflower
One night I was in a creative mood during dinner prep. You might think that as a food blogger I’m always in a creative mood when I’m in the kitchen.
April 13, 2020
Instant Pot Black Beans (Mexican-style)
If you’ve been around here for a while you might be surprised to see a recipe for black beans. I’ve been mulling over how I wanted to approach this topic, since my blog has...