Recipe Review: Pasta Aglio e Olio inspired by Chef from Binging with Babish

Original recipe from Babish's cookbook (also available on his website!) Two Babish recipes in a row! And both pasta! What is this world coming to? It's called "Lauren & Steven couldn't figure out what to make for dinner and were bored of their current rotation and so they decided to actually read and use their … Continue reading Recipe Review: Pasta Aglio e Olio inspired by Chef from Binging with Babish

Recipe Review: Spaghetti Carbonara inspired by Master of None from Binging with Babish

Original recipe from the Babish cookbook (we met Babish and got our signed in January 2020!). Steven's made this recipe before (I think before we even started dating - but I know I saw him post about it on Facebook so we were at least friends), but I have never had carbonara. Now, before you … Continue reading Recipe Review: Spaghetti Carbonara inspired by Master of None from Binging with Babish

Recipe Review: Salmon & Spinach Pasta

Original recipe from this Nutrition Guide. Well, this recipe is a little different from the ones I usually do. This time, I'm not trying a recipe I found online. I started working out a few weeks ago and purchased a workout program to help me through it, and it came with a nutrition guide that … Continue reading Recipe Review: Salmon & Spinach Pasta

Recipe Review: Easy Crockpot Chili

Original Recipe from Spend With Pennies. This is the second of three chili recipes that I'm going to review here on my blog. I went over the first one last week and it was a smashing success. I'm here to say that this week's recipe wasn't quite as good. First and foremost: disclaimer/changes I made: I … Continue reading Recipe Review: Easy Crockpot Chili

Recipe Review: Slow Cooker Chili

Original Recipe from Cooking Classy. All right, y'all. My office sent out an email last week with an announcement that we would be holding a chili cook-off in the break room on Halloween, with the winner of the cook-off being awarded a cash prize. (There was also a tidbit in there about getting to wear … Continue reading Recipe Review: Slow Cooker Chili

Recipe Review: Gnocchi with Pomodoro Sauce

Original Recipe Here (Warning: you do have to scroll down a lot because it's one of those blogs with a ton of story before getting to the actual recipe, so I've just linked the recipe here and will be pasting the whole recipe right below this, with my annotations in red) Ingredients 1/4 cup DeLallo extra virgin olive … Continue reading Recipe Review: Gnocchi with Pomodoro Sauce

Recipe Review: (Grilled) Tequila Chicken

The original recipe is from The Official John Wayne Way to Grill cookbook, which I bought for my father as a birthday present several years ago. If you're looking for the recipe, simply follow the Amazon link and click "Look Inside" and search for the Grilled Tequila Chicken recipe. I'll be adding an image to … Continue reading Recipe Review: (Grilled) Tequila Chicken

Recipe Review – Italian Chicken Bake

First of all, let me say that I've got no idea where this recipe originally came from. I'm assuming I got it out of a magazine or something, so I'm just going to write out the recipe here for you: Recipe: 3-4 boneless skinless chicken breasts 4-6 tablespoons prepared pesto 1-2 roma tomatoes 1 cup … Continue reading Recipe Review – Italian Chicken Bake

Recipe Review: 5 Minute Mac & Cheese

Original Recipe from Buzzfeed Tasty I'll admit that I am always looking for ways to make things easier and faster, especially when it comes to cooking after a long day of work and school. I came across this recipe for 5 minute mac & cheese on a Buzzfeed Tasty post on Saturday, and thought I'd … Continue reading Recipe Review: 5 Minute Mac & Cheese

Recipe Review: White Chicken Chili

Original Recipe from The Healthy Meal Prep Cookbook by Toby Amidor, MS, RD, CDN. (Protip! If you go to the Amazon page, hit "Look Inside," type "White Chicken Chili" in the search box, and scroll in the results until you see p. 163, you can look at this recipe!) I bought this book a few weeks … Continue reading Recipe Review: White Chicken Chili