Taco Tuesday: Chile Lime Tacos with Grilled Pineapple Salsa

The Seattle area has its reputation for being dreary and gray all the time (hence the blog name!) but in my year and a half of living here, I’ve had to tell all of my friends and family back on the east coast that it’s not actually true, and that summers here are really quite…

Fried Sweet & Sour Pineapple Chicken

Who doesn’t love having Chinese takeout for dinner?? I know it’s the furthest thing from authentic Chinese recipes and cuisine, but it’s still so good! I’ve tried to remake some of my favorite Chinese takeout recipes and this is one that I’ll always prefer homemade over restaurant style – a (sort of) sweet and sour…

Taco Tuesday: Jamaican Jerk Tacos

If you haven’t already noticed, most of the tacos I make are with chicken. I’m a bit picky when it comes to meat, and chicken is my go-to for a lot of meals. I try to switch things up so I don’t get bored and tired of eating the same old thing over and over,…

Taco Tuesday: Chicken Tinga Tacos

My mom came to visit me out in Washington a few months ago, and one night we went to a new restaurant that had opened in the town we live in. It was a Mexican restaurant a couple steps above casual – not fancy by any means but nicer than your average place. The atmosphere…