Creamy Dairy-Free Lemon Chicken & Rice

This meal was created on accident, and I am absolutely in love with it. I was throwing together a ton of leftovers with pretty low expectations, but came out with a (dairy-free!) dish that is so creamy and fragrant that I never want to stop eating it. A few notes before the recipe: What toContinue reading “Creamy Dairy-Free Lemon Chicken & Rice”

Chicken Meatballs

My sister recently returned from an internship in Mauritius (an island nation in Eastern Africa), and immediately wanted boulettes. Boulettes are a steamed ball of minced meat that she would often get as street food. The ones she loved had chayote and green chilli paste. She immediately made some of the steamed meatballs and savedContinue reading “Chicken Meatballs”

“Korean” Ground Beef Bowls

My (white) boyfriend’s Dad always made a “Korean” Beef recipe that he absolutely loved growing up. I believe it was modeled after a ground beef dish that was modeled after bulgogi, and has definitely evolved far past what could be considered Korean food and into the category of “Asian-Inspired American Food”. Regardless of its cuisineContinue reading ““Korean” Ground Beef Bowls”

Pork Belly “Bacon”

When I was in the process of figuring out what was causing my reactions, my most confusing trigger was bacon. I ate it plain as a snack one afternoon & reacted, and felt like my body was just rebelling against the world. As it turns out, a lot of store-bought bacon has the generic labelContinue reading “Pork Belly “Bacon””

Salt and Pepper Chicken Wings

When I was reacting to what felt like just about everything, salt and pepper chicken wings became a staple. They are simple, tasty, and easy to make! Dark meat chicken has more flavor than white meat, and these wings are an easy and simple hit for any meal!