20-Minute Filipino Beef Picadillo

Picadillo (meaning “minced”) is a ground beef- and tomato-based stew. It’s an approachable and versatile dish that you’ll find different variations in many Latin America and Philippine households. I’ve made my version the simplest dish to cook while retaining that tasty, sweet-salty flavor. My family, including my toddlers, toddlers just love this Filipino Beef Picadillo, which makes me very happy…

Banana, Blueberry and Oat Bread

I’ve had plain banana bread, banana bread with nuts, and banana bread with dried and fresh fruits. But my go-to banana bread recipes are the ones with fresh fruits. One cup of blueberries adds so much moisture and sweetness that this dessert becomes so addicting. The whole family love this Banana, Blueberry and Oat Bread with cream cheese. I hope…

20-Minute Beef and Kale Stir-Fry

If you haven’t noticed from past recipes I’ve shared, my favorites are easy and healthy recipes that save me a lot of time. They allow less chances for shortcuts and excuses to eat out or get take-out. This 20-Minute Beef and Kale Stir-Fry recipe—packed with nutrient-dense leafy kale—is perfect on a busy weeknight or lazy weekend. Prep Time Cook Time…

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1-Pot Beef and Bok Choy Sir-Fry

Mild and tender baby bok choy—a Chinese cabbage—are tossed with ground beef and lots of spices. Green cabbage is a perfect substitute. Share as a side by itself or as a main dish served with rice. I usually serve this Seasoned Beef and Bok Choy with brown rice and sliced boiled eggs or fried eggs for a fulfilling, protein-packed meal.…

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Avocado Egg Salad

It’s amazing. It’s awesome. It’s avocado. It’s Avocado Egg Salad! Quick and easy, and cooks in one pot (recipe includes method of boiling eggs that’s both simple and forgiving). 🌿 🌿 🌿 🌿 Read more: Bacon + Peas Pasta | Bacon + Spinach Pasta | Bacon + Green Beans Sauté Tips: These are helpful tips we use in our kitchen for getting the most out of cooking. Always…

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30-Minute Bacon, Lemon and Peas Pasta

Green garden peas are tossed with bacon, cheese and lemon juice in this vibrant and tasty Bacon and Peas Pasta. The tube shape and ridges of penne help catch and hide the peas from picky kids! Share as a side or main dish. Prep Time Cook Time Total Time Yields 0 minutes 30 minutes 30 minutes 6 servings Ingredients: 10…