Category: Main Course

Best Tourtière ever; a Brooks family tradition

Best Tourtière ever; a Brooks family tradition

The History of  the Best Tourtière ever:   Family traditions are super important to me, especially around all the holidays, and I’ve been building them with my husband James since we got married 2o years ago.  Christmas was the first big holiday I had to […]

Instant Pot Honey Garlic Chicken Lo Mein; Skip the delivery

Instant Pot Honey Garlic Chicken Lo Mein; Skip the delivery

Instant Pot Honey Garlic Chicken Lo Mein is the newest recipe is my skip the delivery series.  LoMein is a popular Chinese noodle dish and I’ve created an all in one Instant Pot Honey Garlic Chicken LoMein that everyone is going to love.   Don’t have […]

Thai Shrimp Noodles

Thai Shrimp Noodles

I love the flavour profile of Thai food, sweet with heat.  Thai Shrimp Noodles hit the spot every time, are easy to make and actually require very few ingredients to produce a meal full of rich complex flavours.   The garlic chili sauce, and sriracha add […]

Baked Chicken & Ham Taquitos

Baked Chicken & Ham Taquitos

Baked Chicken & Ham Taquitos,  that’s what I finally decided to call these creamy, cheesy, chicken and ham filled flour tortilla’s baked until crisp, sprinkled with more cheese and then… if you want, served with a garlic cream sauce over top. I’m great at recipe […]

Instant Pot Butter Chicken; skip the delivery

Instant Pot Butter Chicken; skip the delivery

Butter Chicken, the exceedingly popular and most well known Indian food dish is well suited to cooking in the Instant Pot, and the results are outstanding.  Skip the Delivery, make this Instant Pot Butter Chicken at home today and have leftovers for lunch this week! […]

Sheet Pan Pork Souvlaki

Sheet Pan Pork Souvlaki

Sheet Pan Pork Souvlaki, skip the skewers for a quick, easy, tasty, dinner that you can have on the table in under 30 minutes if you done your meal prep ahead of time.   Double the recipe and have Intentional Leftovers for delicious Souvlaki Wraps or […]

Sheet Pan Quesadillas for a Crowd

Sheet Pan Quesadillas for a Crowd

Sheet Pan Quesadilla for a Crowd, yes, you CAN make quesadillas for 8-10 people in one pan and everyone eats at the same time.  Imagine a nice meal where everything is served hot and if you can believe it, you can also easily make 2 […]

Slow Cooked Pulled Pork Lettuce Wraps; Keto friendly

Slow Cooked Pulled Pork Lettuce Wraps; Keto friendly

This Slow Cooked Pulled Pork is a great option for meal prepping, which I do every week.   I use a Meal Prepping system that provides me with lots of great recipes and prepping directions, and have subscriptions to a few others like Meal Planning Central […]

Sheet Pan Dinner; Sausage and Vegetables

Sheet Pan Dinner; Sausage and Vegetables

This Sheet Pan Dinner made with Sausage and Vegetables is going to become one of your go to recipes.  It has some many things going for it,  easy to prepare, excellent for meal prepping lunches, and it’s flexible.   Choose the vegetables that your family enjoys […]

20 Minute Honey Garlic Meatballs

20 Minute Honey Garlic Meatballs

Dinner in 20 minutes can still be delicious with these 20 Minute Honey Garlic Meatballs.  Kid friendly, super easy, and almost no clean up too.  This is one dish that everyone in the family enjoy.   Serve them with steamed broccoli or sugar snap peas and […]