Tofu Lettuce Wraps

If you have never cooked tofu, this is the recipe for you. And if you love cooking tofu, this is also the recipe for you! This dish is packed with flavor. Salty soy sauce, garlic, sesame and a little sweetness all wrapped up in crunchy romaine leaves. This is a fun dish to make andContinue reading “Tofu Lettuce Wraps”

Trader Joe’s Inspired Panini

This panini is like a, “HOLD THE PHONE,” crazy good, crispy, melty, flavor explosion, “WHY HAVE I NEVER MADE THIS SANDWICH BEFORE?” My sentence can be as long as I want. DELICIOUS! When you bite into this panini you get a big buttery crunch from the outside.  Then on the inside, you have hot meltedContinue reading “Trader Joe’s Inspired Panini”

Lemon & Smoked Paprika Swordfish Skewers with Quinoa

I think the sign of a good dish is when your husband risks the tips of his fingers to pull little pieces of left behind fish from a hot grill pan! Not saying that my husband did that or anything. Wink Wink. This swordfish is bursting with smokiness and lemon flavor. It is beautifully skeweredContinue reading “Lemon & Smoked Paprika Swordfish Skewers with Quinoa”

Super Sweet Green Smoothie

I am obsessed with this smoothie. It tastes like sweet vanilla goodness… I am not kidding! It doesn’t have a “green” flavor despite the bright green color and only uses 3 ingredients. It is smooth and makes me feel happy and healthy when I drink it. This recipe was adapted from Lindsay’s The 4 IngredientContinue reading “Super Sweet Green Smoothie”

Brown Sugar Oatmeal Pancakes with Walnuts

Good Morning! I’ll give you a minute to focus on these words while having those big, buttery, fluffy, walnut and brown sugar laced pancakes in front of you. I know it’s hard, it is for me too.

Spicy Sriracha Soy Edamame

Have I mentioned that I love spicy food? I have a problem. Most food is just not complete for me without some spiciness. Sriracha Hot Chili Sauce is one of my favorite hot sauces, and I try to add it to everything! My husband on the other hand, is not a fan of spicy food atContinue reading “Spicy Sriracha Soy Edamame”

Grilled Mexican Street Corn

I love Corn! I grew up loving Mexican street corn, you know, the kind that’s sold out of a little cart, or van, or at a random park. That’s totally normal for everyone right?! Well, maybe it’s not normal for everyone, but where I grew up in Southern California it is. I’m talking about delicious,Continue reading “Grilled Mexican Street Corn”

Churro Cupcakes

This is my first blog post on Wife Life Kitchen, and I’m making box mix cupcakes. OMG. Wait, this is my FIRST blog post on Wife Life Kitchen, and I’m making box mix Churro Cupcakes! Yay! I love to bake, and I confess that sometimes I love using boxed mixes. They are so easy toContinue reading “Churro Cupcakes”

Trader Joe’s Haul- September

Grocery shopping makes me happy, and I LOVE going to Trader Joe’s! It’s exciting to go out and find new items to bring home and make great food with. Trader Joe’s is really nice, because they have so many items that are natural and organic for a good price. Here are some of the itemsContinue reading “Trader Joe’s Haul- September”