Category: main dish

filipino chicken adobo on a plate with green beans
main dish, recipes

Filipino chicken adobo + garlic green beans

Growing up, my mama would make us Filipino chicken adobo whenever she needed a quick dinner on the table. Hers is authentic (she’s from the Philippines so she knows) and my childhood food memories consist of chicken adobo, fried lumpia and SO MUCH rice. Once I was living on my own and wanted to make […]

closeup of kale greek salad with garlic tahini dressing
main dish, recipes, salads

kale Greek salad + garlic tahini dressing

If you’re anything like me, and have had a lifelong love/hate relationship with salads (to be honest, mostly hate), this kale Greek salad with garlic tahini dressing just might be a game changer. Growing up, salads consisted of pale, iceberg lettuce and ranch dressing and sometimes, nothing more. It’s not that it was bad, it […]

low-carb shakshuka in pan, baked
breakfast, main dish, recipes

low-carb shakshuka

Have you ever had shakshuka? It’s so incredibly fun to say. And it might just be my new favorite way to eat eggs. This low-carb shakshuka recipe is a spin on the traditional, as I’ve added a protein, incorporated some south-of-the-border flavors, and loaded up the tomato sauce with lots of low-carb greens. what is […]