Roasted Vegetable Orzo

  Roasted veggies are a favorite of mine. When roasted in a high heat oven, almost any vegetable transforms into something magical — crispy, caramelized, and slightly sweet. It’s also a pretty easy, minimal cleanup side dish for any meal. But the best part is...
Ava’s Favorite Baked Chicken

Ava’s Favorite Baked Chicken

I’ve cooked a lot of chicken in my time. It’s one of those things that can turn out either juicy, tender, and full of flavor, or dry, rubbery, and bland. There’s a lot that goes into cooking chicken well, but it doesn’t have to be difficult. Baked chicken has never...
Everything Bagel Noodles

Everything Bagel Noodles

  My husband loves nothing more than a big bowl of noodles for a meal, so it’s something I make on a regular basis. I find it can get boring sometimes, so I’m always experimenting with seasonings, sauces, and other additions. This one may turn out to one my...

Sheet Pan Steak and Potatoes

Quick and easy steak with potatoes dinner featuring AJK Ava's Favorite Burger spice blend Steak and potatoes is a classic dinner time combination. Maybe it’s not as common in the day and age of avocado toast and fancy ramen, but c’mon is anything tastier than...
3-Ingredient Blackened Chicken

3-Ingredient Blackened Chicken

I’m all for complicated recipes that require a long list of ingredients, detailed instructions, and hours in the kitchen. But there’s a time and a place. A busy night where you just need dinner on the table but don’t want to hit the drive-thru is not the time nor...