Spicy Coconut Chicken (Pressure Cooker)

This is another one of my recipes that I came to while browsing the isles and wondering what can I make that is quick?  I love that I have an electric pressure cooker, what would take hours can be accomplished in mere minutes (20 for this one) If you don’t have a pressure cooker, I…

Chinese Chicken & Brown Rice

This recipe was outstanding. It really does taste like the authentic Chinese food without all of the fat, or the tired and heavy feeling that follows a visit to the Chinese restaurant. I increased the amount of most of the spices to my taste, including the sriracha sauce which is a type of hot sauce…

Chicken with Garlic, Basil, and Parsley

I hate dry chicken, HATE IT!  If you cannot cook a piece of chicken that is moist and flavorful, then get out of the kitchen.. Ok to harsh.. Maybe, but the small steps you can take to make a chicken delectable compared to shoe leather are small and should be followed.  For instance, get a…

Spaghetti and Mussels with tomatoes and Basil

  First off I am always looking for healthier ways to eat and Pasta really is not one of the best options. However for all you out there who are brave and willing to try something else, let me present Shirataki noodles. They are a tofu noodle and one bag is a whopping 40 calories….

Baked Ziti

Come on now, we all know that some days are just days of respite! You work full time you have children to take care of a husband to make smile and a dinner to cook. This is the trouble-free meal that no one will imagine was so effortless. If you are really short on time…