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King's Hawaiian BLPTs

King’s Hawaiian BLPTs: Cooking Through Cravings

Our next stop through Cravings brings us to these King’s Hawaiian BLPTs. Some links below are affiliate links. Check out our other Cravings posts and be sure to get yourself a copy of the cookbook! I think Fatima and…

John's Marinated Steak: Cooking Through Cravings - LiliesandLoafers

John’s Marinated Steak: Cooking Through Cravings

It’s summer. You know what that means? Beach, frozen margaritas (well, that’s all year round) and dining el fresco. However, we are unable to enjoy cooking food on the grill. Unless you have a terrace, city living is not…

Ms. Jackson's Potato Salad - LiliesandLoafers

Ms. Jackson’s Southern Potato Salad

I’ve shared with you before that my love for cooking comes from my mother. My mother cooked almost every night. She would only take a break from cooking if we ordered pizza. Eating out was just something we never…

Spicy Shrimp

Pepper’s Spicy Shrimp and Pasta: Cooking Through Cravings

Here’s our experience making a dish from Chrissy’s mom, Pepper, in our ongoing journey through Cravings. We made this dish with spicy shrimp, the original recipe calls for clams. This post contains affiliate links. Five years, that’s how long I’ve been at…

Everything Chicken Sandwich Melts

Everything Chicken Sandwich Melts: Cooking Through Cravings

Whoa. These chicken sandwich melts were delicious. We also made these at a perfect time of the year. Definitely a cold weather option. It’s Comfort food 💯! At this point in our Cooking Through Cravings journey, you know we love Chrissy’s Cravings…

Tammy's Homemade Sweet Italian Sausage Red Sauce

Tammy’s Homemade Sweet Italian Sausage Red Sauce

Growing up, I looked forward to my mom’s homemade sweet Italian sausage red sauce on pasta night. Sunday afternoon, my mom would start the sauce, it would cook for the rest of day and be ready just in time…

Beef and Mushroom Meatballs

Beef and Mushroom Meatballs

Mushrooms?! If I went back in time and told my younger self that I would be eating onions and mushrooms later in life, my younger self would laugh in my face. These beef and mushroom meatballs were a happy…

John's Chili Recipe

John Legend’s Chili Recipe: Cooking Through Cravings

The next stop in our journey through Cravings, is John Legend’s chili recipe. His recipe is used with the Frito Pie Bar. We didn’t go all out with the Frito Bar, but we used a few of the toppings (cheesy guacamole,…

Vegetable Dumplings

Homemade Vegetable Dumplings

The first time Brian and I made dumplings was with my friend, Christine. She came over to our apartment and made these delicious shrimp and ground meat dumplings for us. We reimagined this recipe and made vegetable dumplings! When Brian and I are…

Steak Bites

Steak Bites: Cooking Through Cravings

I cannot believe it’s already December! Where did this year go? Now that the holidays are here, we all need to find some amazing recipes for our guests. I highly recommend these delicious steak bites! A little something you may not…

Pumpkin Bisque

Pumpkin Bisque

If you could whip up fall over the stove, it would be called Pumpkin Bisque. This is one of my favorite recipes to make in the fall. I recently made this for our Harry Potter Halloween Party last month and…