sourdough discard waffles on cooling rack

Sourdough Discard Waffles

Do you have extra discard and want to put it to good use? Sourdough discard waffles are one of my favorite ways to use sourdough discard because they’re a perfect balance between tangy, buttery waffles, sweet maple syrup, and fruit. Learn how to get extra tangy flavor by fermenting the dough the night before. But if you don’t want to wait

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Sourdough Discard Crackers

Don’t waste your perfectly good sourdough discard–let’s put it to use! Learn how to make the easiest tangy and cheesy sourdough discard crackers at home. These crackers are super addicting and my favorite way to use discard dough. This recipe uses a sourdough discard, butter, and salt base to make oven-baked crackers that rival processed and expensive store-bought crackers at

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Sunday roast recipe with side dishes

Sunday Roast Recipe

What’s more hearty and comforting than a classic Sunday roast dinner at home? Your plate will be full of mouthwatering beef roast, crispy potatoes, fluffy Yorkshire pudding, and seasoned veggies. Let me show you the origins of the British Sunday roast and how to make this traditional English meal. I’ll show you how to time each dish properly so they

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air fryer steak bites in air fryer

Air Fryer Steak Bites

Need more fun options for protein during the week that are easy and delicious? Try these juicy, herby, and savory air fryer steak bites. They’re super easy to make during the week, and you can customize the marinade based on what you have in your spice cabinet.  These air fryer steak bites are full of flavor and protein for the

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air fryer zucchini fries

Air Fryer Zucchini Fries

These extra crunchy air fryer zucchini fries are a no-brainer solution to a healthier french fry option, and you don’t even need to deep fry them! Try to make these air fryer zucchini fries for a quick and easy snack at home. They go perfect with a tangy marinara sauce or a rich ranch dip. Learn the tips and tricks

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best Filipino foods

30 Best Filipino Foods To Try (My Personal Recipes!)

I’m lucky to have grown up with a Filipino household and a mother who cooks some of the best Filipino food I’ve ever had. You might be thinking I’m biased, and that everybody says this. But know that everyone in the family also oo’s and aah’s when my mom brings food, be it savory or sweet, to a family party.

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air fryer salmon bites

Air Fryer Salmon Bites

These extra crispy tender salmon bites are super easy to make in the air fryer and one of my favorite ways to prepare a protein or main dish for a meal. I’ll show you how to make healthy and effortless salmon for your next meal prep or weeknight dinner. It’s very low in cooking oil yet has an amazingly crispy

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air fryer chicken bites

Air Fryer Chicken Bites

I love having high-protein meal options for the week that are fast to prep and easy to reheat for many meals throughout the week. These juicy and savory air fryer chicken bites fit that bill perfectly. Learn my prep tips and how to customize your bites with lemon juice, white miso, and more seasonings below.  Cuts of chicken to use

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salmon bites with veggies

Pan-Fried Salmon Bites

These juicy pan-fried salmon bites are super easy to make during a weeknight, and most of the prep is inactive marinating time. If you’ve ever been scared to pan-fry fish on the stove, check out my tips below for perfectly moist and flavorful salmon bites below. Types of salmon to use I like to use fattier pieces of salmon, like

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The 16 Best Things To Do in Chicago

Chicago is one of my favorite cities because there are so many amazing restaurants and things to do. Even after visiting the windy city three times in one year, I still can’t wait to make more memories here in the future. Here are some of my favorite activities where you can learn about the abundant architectural and historical landmarks of

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Japan Trip Cost: Our Actual 12-Day Trip Expenses

If you’re planning a trip to Japan, cost is a massive thing to consider. We went to Tokyo and Kyoto in November 2023 as a couple and wanted to share our Japan trip costs with alternative options. For what I would call an in-between of affordable and luxury travel, we spent $900 per person a day for a 12-day trip

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chicken bites in cast iron pan

Easy Pan-Fried Chicken Bites

Need a delicious but cheap and easy protein for your upcoming week? Try these juicy and savory pan-fried chicken bites and learn how to make my favorite Asian-inspired seasoning, a healthier version of Taiwanese popcorn chicken. Cuts of chicken to use Chicken breast or tenderloins are the best cuts of chicken for these pan-fried chicken bites because they don’t have

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