Cauliflower Fried Rice

Let me state the obvious: I’m from the Philippines and I love rice. Rice (specifically white Jasmine) is a staple and is served at almost every Filipino meal. Growing up I remember eating it almost every night, and never thought twice about it. Sometime around high school we switched to brown rice, which was ourRead more

Ryan’s Juicy Lucy Burgers

Today’s post is brought to you by my favorite human being: my bff/hubby and partner in crime, Ryan. And he is sharing his famous Juicy Lucy burger. That’s right, friends. It is an epic day. Enjoy! Well hello there. Looking for Nikki? Looks like you’ll have to settle for me this week. Pleased to introduce myself forRead more

Gazpacho

Happy first week of summer, guys! The heat (and humidity) has definitely hit Virginia. One of my favorite things to eat during the summer is Gazpacho! If you’ve never even heard of gazpacho, it’s a soup that originated in the south of Spain (in Anadalusia, to be exact). It’s made with raw vegetables (usually tomatoRead more

Loaded Guacamole

I can hardly believe Memorial Day is almost here. This year is flying by, but I’m not complaining if it means summer is around the corner! Lately here in Virginia, the rain has been incessant but I’m hopeful the worst of it is almost over and sunny skies are soon here to stay (fingers crossed). Late spring/earlyRead more

One-Pan Chicken Quesadillas

One of the best things you can do to make it through a busy work week is to have a running list of easy, delicious, and quick dinners. In this post about Meal Planning & Pantry Staples, I mentioned a few of my weeknight go-to recipes. And today I’m bringing you another favorite in ourRead more