Crockpot Chicken Pot Pie

You asked and here it is! The most common request I have received was the need for a chicken pot pie recipe that would knock your socks off. I created one, then I was asked, “how can I make it in a crock-pot?” So, I got creative and think I created a super simple (and…

Cheesy Pot Roast Enchiladas

I mentioned earlier that to make my crazy med student life easier I made a huge pot roast. With this pot roast, I broke the left overs down to create brand new meals. Pretty great, right? Cook 1 thing and eat like a king for a week. Great time and money saver! This is my…

The Crispiest Onion Rings

Saying I love onion rings, well, that is an understatement. I love these things. I am also very particular about my onion rings as well and so being picky about them made me figure out how to perfect them! These are similar to a popular chain restaurant, Red Robin, but in my own (and un-biased…

Cafe Style French Toast for 2

I love going out to breakfast and ordering a plate of fluffy and golden french toast. However, this is something I used to be terrible at making. Too much milk or too much egg or too much of everything (heck, even too much of nothing)….it never came out well. Until now! I have perfected the…

French Onion Chicken & Potatoes

Bring out the crock pot, this French Onion Chicken & Potatoes will surely give you that homemade taste in just 3 hours. It is warm and salty like French Onion Soup, but it is hearty, because it is a rib sticking meat and potatoes kind of dish! The best part is, this is a perfect…

Mississippi Pot Roast

I am slacking on my posts lately, so sorry! Studying for the USMLE Step 1 has kept me rather busy. But, have no fear, I made up for the delay of yummy food with the best pot roast recipe! I love pot roasts in any way, shape, or form. This roast is so juicy and packed…

Lemony Chicken Orzo Soup

This is not your mama’s chicken noodle soup! This soup takes a classic chicken noodle soup and bumps it to the next level.With fall right around the corner, this is the perfect dish to make on a cool, crisp, autumn day. Instead of the traditional thick egg noodles, it uses petite orzo pasta. The lemon…

Sausage Gravy & Biscuits

In my personal opinion, there is no better breakfast than Sausage Gravy and Biscuits. This southern recipe is truly “rib-sticking good”. If you have been deprived of this meal your entire life, it is the perfect blend of savory and comfort. The best thing about this is you can make it any way you like…

Spinach & Artichoke Stuffed Chicken

I recently traveled to Orlando, FL and had a delicious dinner at the T-Rex Cafe in Disney Springs. They have a dish called, “Mastodon Stuffed Chicken” and oh my, it is delicious. I decided to make it for myself on the island. It is a chicken breast stuffed with Spinach and Artichoke dip essentially, they…

8 Minute Potato Skins

If you own a microwave, you have dinner! Every student faces the dilemma of what to eat for dinner. Fast-food, take out, TV dinners or another bowl of Ramen? This is my solution to the quick and easy meal and it is all done in the microwave! This is relatively healthy compared to the stuff…

Jumbo Cheese Stuffed Meatballs

Spaghetti and Meatballs is a classic (and simple) dish. This is just my med school spin on a timeless classic. These meatballs are huge and when I mean huge, I mean baseball sized!   You will need: 1 lb ground beef 1/4 c. Mayonnaise 1/4 c. Zesty Italian Dressing 1/2 c. Italian Bread Crumbs 1/4 tsp. black…

Sweet & Sour Chicken

Let me tell you about this chicken! If you love Chinese food, this is even better than Take-Out! It is so crispy, rich and fulfilling and the homemade sweet and sour sauce just knocks the ball, out of the park! The chicken recipe can be used to make 1 serving or enough to feed an…