Black Bean Quinoa Burgers with Skillet Sweet Potato Fries

Crispy bean burgers that are slightly spicy, resting on toasted English muffins that have been spread with mayo. Sweet potatoes gracing your plate on the side in the form of the easiest sweet potato fries you will ever make. A simple green salad provides a crisp contrast for the meal. The bean burgers are filling … More Black Bean Quinoa Burgers with Skillet Sweet Potato Fries

Taco Bowl

This is my favorite guilty-pleasure on a Friday night. Because it is a bowl with a foundation of tortilla chips, you might think of it as junk food, but it’s not as sinful as may seem. Covering the chips is a modest layer of grated cheddar cheese, topped with a generous amount of beef and … More Taco Bowl

Pan-Roasted Chicken Thighs in Shallot Sauce with Potatoes and Cabbage

This recipe sounds like a fancy bistro meal, but it is so simple to put together. Potatoes mashed with some type of green, here shredded green cabbage, is this kind of homey side you might see an Italian grandmother making and for good reason – the combination is nutritious, cheap and easy. You can also … More Pan-Roasted Chicken Thighs in Shallot Sauce with Potatoes and Cabbage