Review: Fika House Kafe

What: Purple Rain and Chai Latte Where: Fika House Kafe – 298 106th Ave NE, Bellevue, Wa., 98004 Rating (1-5): 🌿🌿🌿🌿 As one of my final reviews of 2018, and likely my final post of 2018, I wanted to finally get up my thoughts on Fika House Kafe. I went in November, at the crest of NaNoWriMo,…

Review: Omaha Steaks’ Filet Mignon

Unlike my normal reviews, this one is for food delivered to my doorstep! If you have an interest in trying Omaha Steaks, please keep reading. As a welcomed surprise, my husband and I were gifted with a delivery from Omaha Steaks. A family member decided to provide us with some nice cuts of meat for…

Sweet Potato and Carrot Soup

Prep Time / Total Time About 20-30 minutes. Meal Prep Friendly Can easily be stored for work lunches. Yields I didn’t measure, but probably 4-6 cups of soup. Meal Time Dinner and Lunch Best Served As It’s soup! Main dish or it can be served with toast or something. It’s been a while. I’m sorry….

Review: Max Lager’s Wood-Fired Grill and Brewery

What: Basil Pesto Salmon, Fried Cheesecake Where: Max Lager’s Wood-Fired Grill and Brewery – 320 Peachtree Street NE, Atlanta, GA 30308 Rating (1-5): 🌿🌿🌿🌿🌿 While I was still in Atlanta, Melody and I couldn’t figure out where we wanted to go for dinner one night. I unfortunately wasn’t a great travel companion for the Red Phone Booth…

Review: Dough Zone

What: Green onion pancakes, broccoli with oyster sauce, pork steam buns, pork dumplings, vegetable pot stickers Where: Dough Zone – 7625 170th Ave NE, Redmond, WA 98052 Rating (1-5): 🌿🌿🌿🌿 We are not without our options for dim sum, dumplings and the like here in the PNW. Some places that offer dim sum, however, are quite…

Spicy Lentils

Prep Time / Total Time About 15-20 minutes. Meal Prep Friendly I made this specifically when meal-prepping. Yields About 3 cups of lentils. Meal Time Dinner and Lunch Best Served As Main veggie/vegan dish These lentils are heavily-infused with all sorts of Mexican-flavored inspiration. The sauce I made packed a punch with its heat and spice…

Review: Charm Thai Cuisine

What: Pad Thai with Coconut Soup Where: Charm Thai Cuisine – 1009 North Peachtree Parkway, Peachtree City, GA 30269 Rating (1-5): 🌿🌿🌿 I cannot remember if I have said this before here, but Thai food is probably my least favorite cuisine. I can’t remember ever having bad Thai food. But I certainly don’t remember having an…

Seared Apple Cider Vinegar Salmon

Prep Time / Total Time 10 min/~30 min Meal Prep Friendly Absolutely, made delicious lunches for work. Yields 10 salmon filet halves Meal Time Dinner and Lunch Best Served As Main Dish I’ll go on record to say I love apple cider vinegar most of the time. I know it’s really polarizing for some people,…

Review: Meehan’s Public House

What: Seared Salmon Where: Meehan’s Public House – 200 Peachtree Street, Atlanta, GA 30303 Rating (1-5): 🌿🌿🌿🌿🌿 By the time 2018 is over, I will have managed to come back to Georgia 2.5 times – something I did not expect to have ever happened. In January, I drove from South Georgia to Florida to our port for…

Easy Toasted Meatball Sandwich

Prep Time / Total Time There’s a lot to this so maybe in the realm of 45-minutes. Meal Prep Friendly Yup! Yields Depends on how much bread and meatballs you have. We got about four sandwiches out of this. (Made about 12 meatballs.) Meal Time Dinner Best Served As Main dish to a veggie side….