A Delicious Salmon dinner

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So I have an absolutely amazing dish for you today. The greatest thing about this dish is how simple it is, and dare I say it? A bit healthy haha. This is a dish made up of brown rice, steamed asparagus, and grilled salmon with a garlic butter sauce.

I wanted a good, wholesome dinner for the end of my stressful finals week and I had been eating a lot of sandwiches so I decided to try my hand at making a protein-rich dish that tasted amazing. The dish will take a little while to cook due to the length of time it takes to cook brown rice, but I thoroughly enjoy brown rice over white rice nowadays, not just because of the health benefits but also for taste.

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Sandwich of the day: Chicken Teriyaki!

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Hello everyone, thanks for checking out my latest dish! I was in the mood for a hearty sandwich for some comfort food after finals, and I’ve always wanted to try my hand at making teriyaki so I made this delicious chicken teriyaki sandwich.

This recipe will comfortably fill one person’s stomach, but I even had a little bit left over for later. The real highlights (and necessities!) of the sandwich are based on the fresh ingredients, and homemade teriyaki sauce. So let’s jump in and get started! Continue reading “Sandwich of the day: Chicken Teriyaki!”

Local Food Review: The Rolling Harvest Food Truck

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Hello everyone, thanks for stopping by! I’ve got something a little different this time around: a review! I love sharing my own recipes and tips with you all, but I had a delightful experience at a local food truck that I just had to share.

I attend school at Northern Illinois University in Dekalb, Illinois and I hate to say that there is not a whole lot of unique restaurant variation in the area. So I bet you can imagine my delight when I learned about a local food truck that promoted locally sourced products in a “farm to truck” atmosphere. Continue reading “Local Food Review: The Rolling Harvest Food Truck”

Comfort food Spotlight: Stuffed Chicken

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Hello all and welcome back! I once again apologize for the drought in content as I’ve been trying to finish up this very tough semester. Fret not though, I promise to have several posts this week to make up for it. One of them will even be a review for a local food truck that has amazing food!

This recipe is for my signature stuffed chicken and is the first one that I developed completely on my own. I made it for my family and friends a few times and received great reviews all around, so I thought I’d share it with you all! Continue reading “Comfort food Spotlight: Stuffed Chicken”