Sheet Pan Mahi Fajitas

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Sheet Pan Mahi Fajitas!  This recipe works for all kinds of fish.  Cod, Tilapia and Halibut to name a few. The recipe is basically the same as my Sheet Pan Chicken Fajitas and my Salmon Sheet Pan Fajitas, but  you are going to give the veggies a 10 minute head start.  White fish cooks a bit faster than chicken or salmon. Simply chop your veggies and toss in the simple fajita marinade you just whipped up.  Then nestle, (isn't that a better word than plop?  Although I … [continue]

Sticky Honey and Lime Oven Baked Chicken

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Can you ever have to many easy chicken recipes in your arsenal?  This recipe is great with all your favorite chicken parts. Everyone has a favorite chicken part, right?   My fave parts are the thighs. I’m a total thigh girl, but wings or breasts will work great with this as well.  These look a bit […]


Mojo Marinated Grilled Chicken

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  Mojo chicken baby!  An orange, a lime or two,  some cumin and garlic, so simple.  Give your chicky a quick 20 minute bath in that stuff and you got a tasty, fast, super easy dinner thats darn healthy too! I am learning to grill this year.  I have a fear of gas BBQ’s as well as anything electrical or plumbing […]


Crunchy Mediterranean Couscous Salad

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  Crunchy Mediterranean Couscous Salad! (If I have to spell check Mediterranean one more time today…. next weeks blog is gonna be about something easy to spell….like wine!  :). Full of  chickpeas, feta, cucs and a plethora of crunchy veggies.  All tossed in a a 3 minute Lemon Dijon Vinaigrette! I thought after last weeks post of […]


Double Chocolate Whiskey Cake with Whiskey Ganache

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Who loves booze and chocolate?  Raise your forks! I have found it…the best cake in the world!  It’s got chocolate, it’s got whiskey, it’s got more chocolate!  It will make your kitchen smell like a distillery! (I mean that in the best possible way). I used my Best Choclolate Cake recipe and just tweaked it a bit.  I […]


Thai Chicken and Noodle Salad with Creamy Peanut Dressing

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A cool and crunchy main dish salad that will feed a family and then some.  Hello lunch box! This is a noodled up version of my Crunchy Thai Salad.  You can make this spicy or not so much.  I fall in the ‘not so much’ category, so you will find this recipe on the mild […]


5 Ingredient Salsa Verde Chicken Enchiladas

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Five ingredients guys!  Not kidding, this is so easy and the most tastiest enchies ever!   Tortillas, chicken,  store bought verde sauce mixed with sour cream, and a sprinkle of cheese (okay handfuls…whatever).   Everything about this recipe is so easy and truly, they beat red sauce enchies all the way.  I’m always looking for a good […]


My Favorite Mothers Day Brunch Recipes!

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  If I could be with my Mom on Mothers Day, I would make her all my favorites!  She lives down south where it is all warm and stuff.  Can’t blame her, Seattle is a wet wonderland.  But I do miss her terribly!  Thank heavens for email.  It almost feels like we are together sometimes.  Oh and […]


Pecan and Rosemary Crusted Chicken with Honey Mustard Dipping Sauce

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Fast, fresh and so easy you will be whipping this up on a regular basis! This is my go to dinner.  When I can’t possibly drag my blogging butt to the kitchen to cook.  I remember how good and easy this is. Not to mention healthy! It lifts those plain old chicken breasts to a new […]


How to Oven Bake Quinoa, White and Brown Rice!

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For all my cooking prowess, I can not make a good pot of rice or quinoa on the stove top.  I am a pot stirrer.  I need to go to pot stirring anonymous.  ‘Hello, my name is Kathi and I can’t stop stirring the pot’.  Seriously, it’s like I know I’m not supposed to do it,  but […]


Grilled Salmon Burgers with Avocado Salsa


This is a recipe re-do…an up-do really!   It’s a take off of my Fast and Fresh Salmon Burgers that were posted wayyyyy back in March of 2015.  Seems just like yesterday guys…. I added a bit of poblano and a heaping scoop of avocado salsa.  If you are not familiar with poblano peppers, boy are you in for […]


Spinach, Berry and Pecan Salad with Strawberry Balsamic Vinaigrette

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Spinach and berries and balsamic oh my!  All that spring tucked into one big fresh salad…oh and don’t forget the pecans!  And avocado!  And feta!  This is one tasty salad combo and wait until you see how easy the dressing is to make! (I think I just exhausted my exclamation point allotment…so early in the post […]