The Best Black Bean Burgers | @cookinRD

The Best Black Bean Burgers

There are a LOT of veggie burgers that you can buy. And I know that. But there’s something gratifying about making my own. Maybe it’s because my patties only contain ingredients I like. Or maybe it’s because I shaped those darn things myself. I don’t know. But I like mine. And now, I’m sharing one of my favorte recipes with YOU! Here’s you make The BEST Black Bean Burgers.

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Weeknight dinner is easy with these Sheet Pan Chicken Tacos! | @cookinRD

Sheet Pan Chicken Tacos

Some days you just don’t feel like cooking. I totally get that. I’m right there with you! But before you call up your favorite pizza chain, I encourage you to bust out your sheet pan and make these Sheet Pan Chicken Tacos instead!

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Mini DIY Frittatas

Every day I eat breakfast. And every day it’s the same thing (toast with pb&j). But it doesn’t have to be. And maybe now it won’t be! Now that I’ve figured out these handy-dandy Mini DIY Frittatas!

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This Apple Walnut Snack Cake will soon become a family favorite! @cookinRD

Apple Walnut Snack Cake

** I received free samples of California Walnuts mentioned in this post. By posting this recipe I am entering a recipe contest sponsored by California Walnuts and am eligible to win prizes associated with the contest. I was not compensated for my time.**

It’s easy to reach for a pre-made snack. I know because I reach for them all of the time. And while I love them, I love the taste of a good, homemade snack better. And this Apple Walnut Snack Cake is no exception! It’s a simple recipe that EVERYONE in your house will soon claim as their favorite!

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Grilled BBQ Bacon Pizza

I love pizza. And I love it all year long, but when it’s July in Chicago (and the temperature is hitting the 90 degree mark), there’s no way I’m turning on my oven. Even for pizza. Thank goodness I don’t have to! That’s because even though I live in a small apartment in a big city, I still make my way out to my tiny deck to grill! And with some simple, yet, very delicious ingredients, I can make some pretty fabulous pizzas! Like this Grilled Cabot Cheddar BBQ Bacon Pizza!

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The west coast doesn't feel so far away when you sit down to enjoy this salad! This West Coast Cobb Salad is completely vegetarian and 100% satisfying and delicious!

West Coast Cobb Salad

You guys, it’s almost laughable how long it takes me to come up with names for my recipes. And mind you, it involves ZERO research. Yeah, pathetic. I don’t look up SEO or anything. I just go with old-school brainstorming. Saying stuff out loud until I like it. Hilarious. And I think this name works for this salad. West Coast Cobb Salad. Rolls off the tongue, right? 🙂 But it truly was inspired by love of the good old Pacific Northwest. Read on for more details!

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You do have time! These simple Weeknight Chicken Burgers come together quickly and taste delicious!

Weeknight Chicken Burgers

Time. If there’s one thing I hear from you is that you don’t have enough time to cook. I get it. I’m always wondering how the day slips by so quickly. But here’s what else I know, you actually DO have time to cook. Hear me out! It’s not the amount of time you have that’s the issue, it’s what you choose to do with it. Read on and grab my recipe for these time-conscious Weeknight Chicken Burgers!

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