Turmeric Cilantro Magic Sauce

Turmeric Cilantro Magic Sauce from www.EverydayMaven.com

I seriously struggled with what to call this Turmeric Cilantro Magic Sauce. It's not quite a chimichurri, way too far away from a pesto, and a bit different than what I would consider a green sauce.  What it is though, is good. On everything. No joke. Broken record … [Read more...]

Old Bay Shrimp Celery Boats

Old Bay Shrimp Celery Boats from www.EverydayMaven.com

If you have spent any time on the East Coast - specifically the Mid-Atlantic, then you know that is a true fact that everything is better with Old Bay Seasoning. Especially shellfish of any kind. One of my favorite super quick appetizers to make are these Old Bay Shrimp Celery … [Read more...]

Spiced Mango Popsicles with Ginger

Spiced Mango Popsicles with Ginger from www.EverydayMaven.com

It's been H-O-T here. I'm talking upper 70's and low 80's since May, which, for Seattle, is a bit strange. The warm summer weather doesn't usually reliably kick in until right around July 4th. Now, don't get me wrong - I am not complaining. Not at all. I live for this weather … [Read more...]

Vegetarian Breakfast Casserole

Vegetarian Breakfast Casserole from www.EverydayMaven.com

We all know that breakfast is an important meal but for so many of us, it's just hard to pull it together. You are waking up and immediately caring for babies, kids and dogs (that's me!), running out the door, rushing to work or school, or just finding yourself too short on time … [Read more...]

Mocha Ice Cubes for Iced Coffee

Mocha Ice Cubes for Iced Coffee from www.EverydayMaven.com

I am back on the caffeine train. Nothing crazy but after not having any caffeine for my entire pregnancy, I was hoping I would be able to abstain permanently. But, there is just something about both having an infant and living in Seattle that make you feel like you NEED to drink … [Read more...]

Sesame Hoisin Baked Salmon

Sesame Hoisin Baked Salmon from www.EverydayMaven.com

Salmon season is here! This is my nerd moment about living in Seattle. Buying fresh, wild Alaskan salmon for the next month or so geeks me out something fierce. Now, there is nothing wrong with frozen wild salmon (this is what we eat the rest of the year) but knowing we can get … [Read more...]

Moringa Lactation Bites

Moringa Lactation Bites from www.EverydayMaven.com

I've been meaning to post this recipe for weeks now and I've even told some of you that it was being posted weeks ago, so if you were waiting for this recipe, I sincerely apologize. If you are pregnant, breastfeeding or know someone who is, then you must share this recipe for … [Read more...]

Buffalo Chicken Salad

Buffalo Chicken Salad from www.EverydayMaven.com

If you are anything like me, you love all things Buffalo. Buffalo wings, buffalo sauce, buffalo aioli, buffalo fries (if you have never had those, you NEEEED to get on it), buffalo shrimp. And, in our house - we even eat buffalo mixed nuts. It never gets boring - buffalo sauce … [Read more...]

Paleo Passover Brisket

Paleo Passover Brisket from www.EverydayMaven.com

When it comes to Passover dinner, you must have brisket. This Paleo Passover Brisket is everything -- it's tender, falls apart, it's loaded with flavor, free of junk ingredients (have you seen those recipes where people put ketchup on brisket? Gag.), it's based on my Mom's old … [Read more...]

Taco Seasoned Pork Chops

Taco Seasoned Pork Chops

While we are on the topic of ridiculously easy dinner dishes, let me introduce you to Taco Seasoned Pork Chops. Yes, folks - we are talking taco seasoning and pork chops and we are talking TWO INGREDIENTS. Well, four if you count the oil I added to the pan and the cilantro for … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker Chicken Saag

Slow Cooker Chicken Saag from www.EverydayMaven.com

One of the very first recipes I ever posted to Everyday Maven was this Slow Cooker Vegan Saag Paneer Recipe. I've since played around with it and made it with shrimp, chicken and of course - real Paneer cheese. I even tried pork, but wasn't crazy about the results. My favorite … [Read more...]

Turmeric Fried Rice with Beef

Turmeric Fried Rice with Beef

While we try to eat mostly grain free at home, when we go out to restaurants, we are much more laid back and just stick to "Gluten-Free". This Turmeric Fried Rice with Beef is one of my favorite gluten-free dishes at a local Thai spot we frequent in the Capitol Hill neighborhood … [Read more...]

Homemade Onion Soup Mix

Homemade Onion Soup Mix from www.EverydayMaven.com

In addition to all of the excitement surrounding the arrival of the new baby, Big Brother's birthday was last week. Of course, this is the year that he was gung-ho on having a huge party so we have been in birthday party planning mode behind the scenes. We, meaning I, and … [Read more...]

Paleo Chicken Pot Pie

Paleo Chicken Pot Pie from www.EverydayMaven.com

I love pot pies, who doesn't though? It is the ultimate cold weather comfort food. Last winter, I started perfecting my Paleo version of a Pot Pie. I made it with both leftover Thanksgiving turkey and rotisserie chicken and both worked out just fine. I also tried parsnips … [Read more...]

Yellow Curry Chicken

Yellow Curry Chicken from www.EverydayMaven.com

This is my husband's favorite dish to order when we go out for Thai Food. Yellow Curry Chicken (gluten free) with a side of steamed jasmine rice. Seriously, not kidding - he never deviates from this. He likes what he likes! Now, I am not sure if the whole grape tomato thing … [Read more...]

Beef Chili with Butternut Squash

Beef Chili with Butternut Squash from www.EverydayMaven.com

Beef Chili is a rite of passage in our house. A predictable way to mark the beginning of Fall and really start to embrace it. You know I fight that transition and hang on to every last bit of summer for as long as possible, but there comes a time (hello reality) when I must … [Read more...]

Rotisserie Chicken Soup

Rotisserie Chicken Soup from www.EverydayMaven.com

This Rotisserie Chicken Soup is perfect for those of you who want to make a quick chicken soup without a lot of work or are looking for more ways to use up rotisserie chicken! A couple of weeks ago, my local Whole Foods Market (I think it was all Seattle area stores) had a one … [Read more...]

Beef and Vegetable Soup

Beef and Vegetable Soup from www.EverydayMaven.com

Are you ready for Fall? I'm not but I'm never really ready. I am a summer die-hard. I love basking in the hot, glorious sun, romping on the beach, swimming in the pool and every single other thing that comes along with warm summer days. I always feel a slight bit sad when the … [Read more...]

Potato Chip Crusted Chicken Fingers

Potato Chip Crusted Chicken Fingers from www.EverydayMaven.com

Yep. Potato Chip Crusted Chicken Fingers. Before you are all like, "What the?" let me explain. My son loves potato chips (so do I, I mean, who doesn't?) and right now he hates eating chicken unless it's in Indian food or soup. That has not been working for me so I decided to … [Read more...]

Singapore Rice Noodles with Chicken

Singapore Rice Noodles with Chicken from www.everydaymaven.com

Singapore Rice Noodles with Chicken is one of my comfort foods. It is one of the dishes I miss the most from Charles Plaza (a healthy Chinese restaurant that used to be in Philadelphia's Chinatown). It's right there with Hot & Sour Soup, Chicken Dumplings and Chicken Soong … [Read more...]

Quick Crispy Home Fries

Quick Crispy Home Fries from www.EverydayMaven.com

There is nothing like good crispy home fries. A couple of weeks ago, I was making breakfast and mentioned to my mom that I felt like having home fries but didn't feel like waiting 45 minutes for the potatoes to cook properly. She asked me why I didn't par-cook the potatoes in the … [Read more...]

Cast Iron Hanger Steak

Cast Iron Hanger Steak from www.EverydayMaven.com

Hanger steak is not something I usually buy, but when I do come across a great sale on grass-fed hanger steak or get a couple in a beef share, I like to experiment with different ways to cook it. So far, my absolute favorite way is quickly over high heat in a cast iron … [Read more...]

Jicama Slaw (Vegan)

Jicama Slaw (Vegan) from www.EverydayMaven.com

Do you buy a lot of jicama? I find we go through phases with it. It is such a perfect summer vegetable - crunchy, water-rich and very versatile. It's also pretty inexpensive which is always a huge plus. Last week I bought a monster-sized jicama and needed to figure out how to … [Read more...]

Deviled Eggs with Truffle Salt

Deviled Eggs with Truffle Salt from www.EverydayMaven.com

I've always loved Deviled Eggs but my obsession with them was solidified when I first met my husband's family. His Nana, who is unfortunately now deceased, made deviled eggs for most special occasions. I looked forward to indulging in some of Nana's deviled eggs at every family … [Read more...]