International Cooking

PALEO MONGOLIAN BEEF

Paleo Mongolian Beef

If you follow a Paleo diet and like Asian foods, this Paleo Mongolian Beef recipe is the perfect choice.  It features thin strips of beef in a deliciously tasty sauce that will become an often cooked recipe and one of your family’s favorites. Best of all? It’s one of my 30 minute meals! Paleo Mongolian…

Tikka Masala Chicken and Vegetables

Short cut Chicken Tikka Masala

I love Indian and Pakistani Food.  I don’t like it super hot like my husband does but when I get a dish with a mild flavor, it is hard to pry me away from it.  The ingredients just marry each other so well, and it’s great served with Nan bread. Normal Chicken Tikka Masala takes…

Brazilian Chocolate Truffle Recipe – Brigadeiro

Brazillian sweet - Brigadeiro - truffles made the easy way

I love to experiment with International cuisine.  My favorites are Italian, Indian and Asian flavors but there are so many other flavor profiles out there that are just waiting to be explored. My friend Regina from a great website called Molly Mel has delicious recipes that feature Brazilian cuisine.  This sweet treat recipe for Brazilian…

Pizza Cups – Serving Your Favorite Pizza in a Baked Tortilla Cup

Taco Cups - Perfect Slumber party treat

Pizza night takes on a new shape with these spicy pizza cups. Crisp tortillas are baked in muffin cups & made into mini pizzas with your favorite toppings. They make fun shaped easy appetizers for any gathering. There is nothing quite as much fun as a teenage girl’s slumber party.  The hair, and make up…

Cabbage Wraps with Cranberries & Chicken

Cabbage wraps with Cranberries and Chicken

This is the time of the year when cranberries are so readily available.  It’s the perfect time to put them to good use with these cabbage wraps with cranberries and chicken. These wraps are light, tasty and one of my favorite 30 minute meals. (or less!) Even though I love these wraps, for the times when…

Stuffed Shells with Homemade Taco Sauce

Taco Stuffed shells with homemade sauce

This recipe for stuffed shells is sort of a combination of the traditional stuffed Italian shells with a distinct Mexican taco style flair.  The sauce is homemade and so is the taco seasoning. Taco flavored recipes are some of my family’s favorite meal times.  (See my taco wraps and easy taco melts for other tasty…

Cheese Potato & Italian Sausage Casserole

Cheese Potato & Italian Sausage Casserole

This recipe goes back to the hearty food of the 1970s.  My mom used to make hearty side dish casseroles a lot since we had a big family and food had to go a long way. Printable recipe – Cheese Potato & Italian Sausage Casserole The recipe is easy to make and delicious.  I used…