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Category Archives: Lunch

Tomatillo Chicken Enchilada Recipe

For the most part I make meals that require fresh ingredients and more prep work, but on occasion I need a quick throw-together yet delicious meal. So this is an out-of-the-can type of meal that can be prepared and thrown in the oven in about 7 minutes.  If you have more time you can add

Instantly Marinated Hamburgers

These burgers are amazing!! There’s no need to flavor them before or during the cooking process. They’re instantly marinated beforehand by blending lots of wonderful flavors together and then mixing the marinade puree in with the ground beef for a gourmet patty. Making these burgers for family and friends is always a huge hit. I was

High Protein Mango Raspberry Parfait

Ripe luscious and sweet mangos paired with juicy and lightly tart raspberries make an AMAZING combination of flavor. If you’ve never tried these two fruits together, you are missing out. It’s best to cut them up and stir them together. Let them soak in each other’s flavors for a bit and you’ll be wowed. Just

How to Make Homemade Ranch Dressing or Dip

When I started cooking and especially when I worked in fine dinning restaurants I found that things taste better (for the most part) when made from scratch. Fine dinning chefs (the good ones) make even staple products like ranch from scratch. Sometimes it can be a bit intimidating for me to make a food from

Chicken Fiesta Nachos Recipe

Hey Live Like You Are Rich readers! Kristin from Ro*Tel here. I am excited to be writing for Anita today! Let me tell you a little about myself… I live in the Windy City, a.k.a. Chicago, with my Bichon Frise, Joey. When you live in a city full of hustle and bustle, you can never

Skinny Egg Salad Sandwich Recipe

If you have never tasted the combination of mustard, scrambled eggs, and bread grilled to perfection, you are missing out. This is an easy and delicious low calorie sandwich. What makes it even better is that it only takes a few minutes to make, has 175 calories with 12 grams of protein, and is really

Hawaiian Haystacks Recipe Ready in 15 minutes or Less

Many are looking for quick yet healthy, filling, and delicious meals for the New Year. So I decided I’d share a family favorite. This Hawaiian Haystack recipe has been in the family for years and is very easy to make. It is also an excellent choice for a group gathering because the ingredients are simple

47 Practical, Quick, and Easy Lunch Ideas

  Most days I totally disregard lunch until I’m hungry. At that point, I usually just look into the fridge to see what I can find… usually I don’t find much. I’ve often thought that having a list of practical, quick, and easy lunches would be a great resource for me to look over when

Taiwanese-Inspired Dipping Sauce

When I lived in Taiwan I had some really amazing dipping sauce and none have ever compared since… until I found this recipe. You can basically dip anything in it and its delicious. From pot stickers to wontons, dumplings to lettuce wraps and more, with this sauce you really can’t go wrong. You can also pour

The Best Tuna Salad Recipe

I never knew that tuna fish could taste so good.  After I made this, I’ve been constantly wanting to make it again and again. We actually get cravings for tuna fish salad… Something I previously thought was impossible. This recipe is amazing, easy, healthy, and has a perfect blend of textures, flavors, and colors. This isn’t your typical tuna

7UP Grilled Chicken Recipe

  My mom has been making this 7 UP Grilled Chicken Recipe for years. It’s a definite family favorite. Somehow I forgot about this gem of a recipe. Just last month we went to my parents for a big family dinner. My mom and dad had made and grilled 7 UP chicken and I couldn’t

9 Toddler-and-Mom Friendly Recipes

   When my son went from baby foods to solids I was at a bit of a loss as to what to feed him and I. He isn’t too picky (as long as the veggies are flavored or disguised in recipes), but I was still having a hard time figuring out what to make us for

5 Star Mexican Dish in 3 Minutes! Garantizado (Guaranteed)

Today I needed a quick yet filling lunch. I was in the mood for Mexican so I tried something new. I took a standard cheese tortilla and added to it. The results were what I term a ‘5 star Mexican dish in 3 minutes! Garantizado (Guaranteed). 1- Put cheese on tortilla, sprinkle with one or

Delicious Beef Stew

Lots of people love this stew. One day an old coworker of mine saw it and commented that it looked like the stew her grandma used to make. The next day, I sent some to her and she was so happy to finally find a stew that tasted just like her grandma’s. Don’t get discouraged when

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