WFH-Friendly Recipes

  • Beef Vegetable Stir Fry

    I'm always looking for quick, satisfying, and nutritious weeknight meals that will be appealing not only to me and my husband ...

  • Braised Carrots & Parsnips

    I love adding these Braised Carrots & Parsnips to the table for dinner and also for Thanksgiving. The hint of orange and ...

  • Brisket & Sweet Potato Chili

    This is the chili to top all chilis. It boasts brisket, sweet potatoes, cilantro, and brown. sugar. bacon among the other ...

  • Brown Sugar Bacon

    November is in FULL Swing now and I am looking forward to all of the holiday hosting and guests we will have at our home ...

  • Butternut Squash Autumn Salad

    This Butternut Squash Autumn Salad is great as a main course or a show-stopping side salad. I love the sweet and spicy notes ...

  • Butternut Squash Soup with Brown Butter and Sage

    The soup hosts a fantastic balance of sweet flavors from the honey, carrots, and squash - to a savory array of earthy flavors ...

  • Chicken Tortilla Soup

    My family could live on Mexican food and there are so many reasons why. Besides being hearty and flavorful, we typically ...

  • Classic Chili

    I make chili a variety of different ways, however, my Classic Chili recipe is quick and easy and perfect for a weeknight ...

  • Classic French Toast

    This is the best Classic French Toast recipe I use time and time again. The vanilla and cinnamon add fantastic flavor to ...

  • Classic Noodle Kugel

    Classic Noodle Kugle is a traditional Jewish dish and is many times served during the holidays. It has a considerable amount ...

  • Cucumber Sandwiches

    Cucumber Sandwiches are most well-known for their appearance at tea parties, but these little delights are great no matter ...

  • Curry Chicken Salad

    I decided to venture out to create my own version of Curry Chicken Salad, with every intention of being able to cure my ...

  • Dill & Parmesan Popcorn

    One of my favorite snacks is popcorn. There are so many ways to make popcorn, but this one is one of my favorites. I love ...

  • Fresh Tomato Spaghetti Sauce

    My recipe for Fresh Tomato Spaghetti Sauce is super simple to make and is great to have on hand for your next Spaghetti ...

  • From Scratch Green Bean Casserole

    My recipe for From Scratch Green Bean Casserole will elevate your traditional canned version to new heights. Ditch the cans ...

  • Ginger Snack Mix

    My mom is always prepared with special treats and snacks, and this time was no different. I could not get enough of her ...

  • Grandma’s Broccoli and Cauliflower Salad

    The savory flavors of Grandma's Broccoli and Cauliflower Salad are great for any meal or get-together and pair wonderfully ...

  • Kolaczki (Polish Cookies)

    Polish cookies, or Kolaczki, are a great cookie to have around for the holidays or any special occasion throughout the year. ...

  • Maple Pumpkin Spice Latte

    I love whipping up this recipe on the weekends or even in the morning before I log in to my computer for the day. My family ...

  • Mini Lemon Whip Dessert

    I'm always a fan of mini desserts. Especially ones that pack a full flavor - I don't need a large amount in order to satisfy ...

  • Mom’s Chocolate Chip & Pecan Cookies

    All the hoopla around "Not your father's this, not your mother's that..." is just nonsense when it comes to chocolate chip ...

  • Peanut Butter Blossoms

    Christmas cookie baking is in full swing! I love making my Peanut Butter Blossoms during the holidays for a few reasons: ...

  • Pear & Pomegranate Salad with Maple Vinaigrette

    My Pear & Pomegranate Salad is full of the fresh fall flavors of pears and pomegranate and is finished off nicely with bite-sized ...

  • Perfectly Seared Scallops

    Seared Scallops are one of my favorite meals to bring to the table, especially during the week. There was a point in my ...

  • Pistachio & Pomegranate White Chocolate Bark

    The festive colors and flavors of this bark makes it extra special, and adds a unique flair for your guests. This bark is ...

  • Potato and Mushroom Leek Soup

    My Potato and Mushroom Leek Soup has savory cremini mushrooms, golden potatoes, fresh leeks, carrots, and garlic - all brought ...

  • Pumpkin Sheet Cake with Buttercream Frosting

    Happy Halloween! Great to see you at The Work from Home Chef today. I just love Halloween, seriously everything about it, ...

  • Roasted Broccoli & Cheddar Quiche

    I love roasting vegetables this time of year and the flavor of the broccoli and garlic are enhanced so beautifully in this ...

  • Savory Cast Iron Pork Roast, Carrots, and Potatoes

    There are very few things in the world that I love more than cooking roasts and vegetables with garlic and rosemary. SWOON! ...

  • Smoked Maple Bacon

    My recipe for homemade Thick-Cut Smoked Maple Bacon uses pure maple syrup along with savory spices to create a perfect balance ...

  • Sweet & Sour Pork

    When my husband and I first met, we had a favorite Chinese takeout spot in the suburbs of Chicago that we couldn't get enough ...

  • Taco Seasoning

    Taco Seasoning is an easy seasoning mix to have on hand. This recipe mix is made in just minutes and will keep in pantry ...

  • Taco Tuesday Classic Tacos

    Get ready to quickly update your Taco Tuesday game with my recipe for Taco Tuesday Classic Tacos. I love to make them using ...

  • The Absolute Balsamic Vinaigrette

    You can store this dressing safely for weeks in a mason jar. This recipe is not just the best balsamic vinaigrette - it ...

  • Truffle Mashed Potatoes

    If you are looking for a fun spin on your regular mashed potatoes, give these Truffle Mashed Potatoes a try! With white ...

  • White Bean Chicken Chili

    I love making this White Bean Chicken Chili meal up ahead on the weekend - with just two of us and my toddler, we can make ...

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