Striped Crab Ravioli with a Sage Butter Sauce

I finally did it. I broke down and bought the pasta attachments for my kitchen aid stand mixer. It’s been something I’ve been back and forth on for some time, but I could never bring myself to actually click “submit order.” We don’t eat much pasta and when we do get a craving for spaghetti, I usually just pull out my veggie...more

Skinny Take-Out Orange Chicken with Jasmine Rice

There are some recipes that instantly become family favorites. You take one bite and you’re already looking forward to the next time you make the dish. It’s also a recipe guaranteed never to have leftovers ....more

Scallion Pancakes with a Spicy Dipping Sauce

Commonly served in Chinese restaurants, scallion pancakes make a great party appetizer and are quite easy to make at home. These chewy pancakes are super-flaky and can either be fried or grilled to perfection. Fried pancakes tend to be a little more moist and chewy, while grilled pancakes are a bit more crispy since the grill tends to dry them out a bit ....more

Sartù di Riso (Meatball, Sausage, and Rice Timbale)

I know what you’re thinking. Why on earth did you put meat in the middle of a...more

Black Squid Ink Risotto with Seared Scallops

With holiday season quickly approaching (crazy, right?), I thought it would be fun to share a few recipes that were a bit more elegant and fit for a holiday party. Even though I often make scallops and risotto for weeknight dinners, I think it’s also sophisticated enough for special occasions....more

Creamy Chicken Tikka Masala

During our summer road trip, Elliott and I had the opportunity to eat at some really great restaurants. Our favorites included a brewhouse in Colorado, a tapas restaurant in New Mexico, and a pizza parlor in Wyoming. However, our all-time favorite restaurant was a small Indian place...more

Skinny Crispy Oven-Fried Cod

I love the crunchy exterior of fried fish, but try to stay away from deep-fried foods as much as possible. However, oven-baked fish filets are often not as crispy and can easily be overcooked. This recipe is different ....more

Slow Cooker BBQ Chipotle Chicken Burritos

The spicy shredded chipotle chicken in these burritos has...more

Wingless Buffalo Risotto with a Blue Cheese Sauce

Okay, this recipe was a total accident. After making a huge batch of mushroom risotto over the weekend, we ended up with...more

Super-Creamy Roasted Garlic (And How to Freeze It!)

Roasted garlic is one of my favorite ingredients that really...more