American Dishes

One-Pot Chicken and Brown Rice

One-Pot Chicken and Brown Rice

My favourite dish is a one-pot creation that I found in a magazine a really long time ago. Early in my recipe collecting days, I just snipped out the recipe, completely ignoring the author’s commentary and who the creator was.  There’s no shame in not coming up with 100% original recipes. As […]

Homemade Hamburger Helper

Homemade Hamburger Helper

I don’t think I’ve ever seen Hamburger Helper in Shanghai, but like any Western food, it’s probably available somewhere. But, you don’t need to bother to look for it with this fantastic copycat recipe!

Bean and Cheese Burrito

Bean and Cheese Burrito

My husband and I have been on a 2016 healthy kick for about a week now. It’s going pretty good. We’re both using MyFitnessPal to track our calories and activity level. It’s amazing how many calories are in the simplest of foods. Take Kirkland’s Dried Fruit and Nut Medley. I […]