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...]

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...]

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...]

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...]

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...]

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...]

Twisted Tuna Salad

Twisted Tuna Salad

A long time ago when I was in graduate school, I decided to start a small catering company to offset some of the cost of grad school. It was called Grub Catering and I specialized in providing corporate business lunches to large groups. One of the most popular items on the … [Read more...]

Saffron Poached Salmon

Saffron Poached Salmon from www.EverydayMaven.com

We are still deep in salmon season here and while not in any way, shape or form are we sick of eating Wild Alaskan Salmon, we have been getting a bit bored of having the same preparations over and over again (no matter how delicious!). I had tucked away a recipe from last … [Read more...]

Lemongrass Chicken

Lemongrass Chicken from www.everydaymaven.com

This lemongrass chicken is super easy to make as long as you can get your hands on some fresh lemongrass. This is easy enough in large urban areas or areas with a large Asian population but I know in some parts, it can be tough. A lot of grocery stores sell cut lemongrass stalks … [Read more...]

Easy Pickled Jalapeños

Easy Pickled Jalapenos from www.EverydayMaven.com

We eat a lot of burgers in our house. Most commonly, it is these Truffle Salt Burgers that grace our table, after that, it depends on mood and what we have in the house. Almost all of the burgers we eat share a couple of common things: we usually use lettuce in place of a bun, … [Read more...]

How To Make Shrimp Stock

How To Make Shrimp Stock from www.EverydayMaven.com

You may remember a couple of weeks ago when I posted this Shrimp in Green Sauce over Zucchini Noodles. Well, I saved all of the uncooked shrimp shells (5 pounds) and tossed them in the freezer. Fast forward to last week, I pulled them out and added another pound of shrimp shells … [Read more...]

Spicy Nacho Kale Chips {Vegan, Paleo}

Spicy Nacho Kale Chips from www.everydaymaven.com

Kale chips are a regular occurrence in my house. I started out making them plain but have evolved to making these Spicy Nacho Kale Chips as well as a handful of other variations. Since I love spicy food and have a serious love / hate with all foods cheese related, I started … [Read more...]

Quick Beef Pho (Paleo)

Quick Beef Pho (Paleo) from www.everydaymaven.com

I have heard people say that Pho or Teriyaki are the "official" foods of Seattle and now that I've lived here for over three years, I would have to say I would definitely agree to that about Pho. It's pretty much impossible to get even a couple blocks in any part of town without … [Read more...]

How To Make Beef Broth

How To Make Beef Broth from www.EverydayMaven.com

Even though I use my homemade slow cooker chicken stock most frequently in my kitchen, homemade beef broth is actually my favorite. I love the taste and have to confess to drinking it by the mug. My husband thinks I am nuts, but I seriously love the taste. I told him last week … [Read more...]

Paleo Asian Meatballs

Paleo Asian Meatballs from www.everydaymaven.com

Meatballs of some sort are a common occurrence in our house. As a family, we tend to lean toward Italian Style Meatballs but I personally prefer these Paleo Asian Meatballs. They are so easy to make and freeze really well after cooking. Perfect for dropping into a quick soup … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker Roast Beef with Easy Gravy

Slow Cooker Roast Beef from www.everydaymaven.com

This is the easiest of easy recipes for when you want a healthy, comforting meal on the table and don't have a lot of time to fuss with it. When it comes to using my slow cooker for large cuts of meat, I prefer to take the time to sear the meat. It adds another layer of flavor … [Read more...]