Overhead view of Chili Pimento Cheese in a jar surrounded by tortilla chips and fresh veggies on a round wooden board

Hatch Chile Pimento Cheese

This is a really great appetizer or snack for last-minute get-togethers with friends or for well-planned parties. It’s an updated version of pimento cheese dip, and I call it Hatch Chile Pimento Cheese. The green chilies add a little heat and acidity, and honestly, this is my favorite version of

Overhead view of Plant-Based Chili Sin Carne Pasta Bake in a white baking dish with red kitchen towel underneath on a pale blue background

Plant-Based Chili sin Carne Pasta Bake

Chili con carne, or chili with meat, is a spicy stew with chili peppers, meat, and kidney beans. This Plant-Based Chili sin Carne Pasta Bake is my take on chili con carne … sin/without carne and turned into a pasta bake. It’s a redesigned main dish that I think

Green Chile Corn Muffins Recipe in a picnic basket with blue and white checkered napkin inside

Gluten-Free Chile Cheese Corn Muffins

Want to spice up that box of gluten-free cornbread mix that’s been sitting in your pantry? Look no further than this delicious Gluten-Free Chile Cheese Corn Muffins recipe. Simple to make and easy to enjoy, these muffins pair

Overhead view of South-of-the-Border Shrimp and Grits in a black bowl on a gray-blue background

South of the Border Shrimp and Grits

Shrimp and grits, a classic southern dish with origins in South Carolina, goes south of the border in this recipe. These South of the Border Shrimp and Grits are dressed up with salsa, bell peppers, onions, and Mexican cheese blend for a delicious, savory dish. For the salsa, I used Xochitl’s salsa. They have a […]

Overhead view of Roasted Eggplant with Quick Shatta Recipe on a white platter on a light wood background

Roasted Eggplant with Tahini & Quick Shatta

Eggplant is an excellent dish to serve to guests at a dinner party, lunch, or even for brunch. It’s one of those foods that can satisfy vegetarians and meat-eaters alike and it’s not overly abundant at most restaurants, so to me it feels special when you

Overhead view of Korean Chili Fish over white rice garnished with cilantro in a white square bowl with bright red napkin underneath

Korean Chili Fish Dinner

It’s still chilly (or downright cold) out there for some of you. Here in Florida, not so much, but I won’t brag. Instead, I’ll try to warm you up with a meal that has a bit of spice, a whole lot of flavor, and enough to