Allison’s Amazing Chocolate Chip Cookies

We all have our takes on these classic cookies, well here is mine! My chocolate chip cookies are a little crispy on the outside and soft on the inside with the right amount of chocolate chips that will melt in your mouth! Take some time to bake them today! Bring on the nostalgia. These chocolateContinue reading “Allison’s Amazing Chocolate Chip Cookies”

Simple Instant Pot Corned Beef and Cabbage

A whole meal in one pot! Cook this classic dish in a new style. The Instant Pot makes pressure cooking so easy! Corned Beef and Cabbage is a dish that we always associate with Ireland. In the olden days, cattle in Ireland were not typically used for meat, they were used for farming, and milkContinue reading “Simple Instant Pot Corned Beef and Cabbage”

Poulet Mafé (Senegalese Chicken and Peanut Stew)

This West African comfort food will bring smiles all around! The chicken pairs well with the thick peanut sauce. The cabbage and root vegetables give the dish more body. Make a big pot of it and share with loved ones! Mafé or maafe is a dish from West Africa that is made up of meatContinue reading “Poulet Mafé (Senegalese Chicken and Peanut Stew)”

What to Eat for Vietnamese Tet Nguyen Dan (Lunar New Year)

In Vietnamese culture, Tet or Tet Nguyen Dan (Lunar New Year) is the most important holiday. Families and friends get together to honor their ancestors. Sumptuous dishes are prepared and left on the worship altar. The altar has photos of ancestors and is adorned with candles, flowers, and incense. People pray to the spirits toContinue reading “What to Eat for Vietnamese Tet Nguyen Dan (Lunar New Year)”

Thit Kho Trung (Vietnamese Braised Pork with Eggs)

This is real Vietnamese comfort food! Most Vietnamese households will have a recipe for Thit Kho Trung. This succulent pork dish beloved by adults and children alike! Thit Kho Trung is a Vietnamese dish made of braised pork and boiled eggs. The pork is cut into cubes that are braised in fish sauce, sugar, garlic,Continue reading “Thit Kho Trung (Vietnamese Braised Pork with Eggs)”

Simple Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

If you have some very ripe bananas then put them in banana bread! Chocolate chip banana bread is a delicious treat that can be eaten for breakfast or as a dessert! A one bowl creation! Banana Bread is a style of quick bread that includes mashed bananas, a leavening agent, and is cake-like in texture.Continue reading “Simple Chocolate Chip Banana Bread”