Our Best Bites

Quick and Easy Meal Prep Egg Scramble Bowls

Quick and Easy Meal Prep Egg Scramble Bowls

A few month’s ago, I was at Sam’s Club when I saw this new product call Just Crack an Egg. They came in a 4-pack for what felt like kind of an ungodly amount of money and I thought the name could have
Chocolate Peanut Butter Protein Shake

Chocolate Peanut Butter Protein Shake

If you guys didn’t know, aside from my main Instagram account, I also share health and fitness related content on @ourbestbites_fitclub. I’ve talked a lot about my go-to morning protein shake and
Easy Peach Syrup

Easy Peach Syrup

Nothing says “summer” to me like peaches. There isn’t anything much better than biting into a really amazing fresh peach (although I have a lot of things to say about biting into a not-so-amazing
Salted Chocolate Chunk Shortbread

Salted Chocolate Chunk Shortbread

It wasn’t long ago that I noticed a humble little cookie taking over the internet. These Salted Chocolate Chunk Shortbread by Alison Roman (from her new book, Highly Cookable Recipes) were popping up
Broccoli Salad

Broccoli Salad

I’ve never really been a big fan of traditional broccoli salad. I have this weird thing where I don’t like cheddar cheese in pre-dressed salads, especially ones with mayonnaise-based dressings. I also
Strawberries with Sour Cream and Brown Sugar

Strawberries with Sour Cream and Brown Sugar

Every once and a while something comes up that I assume everyone make and eats, but then you mention it (or serve it) to someone and you get a “What the whaaaa??” and you realize a huge portion of the
Kiwi-Mango Salsa

Kiwi-Mango Salsa

There was a time in my life when the thought of any kind of fruit-based salsa was appalling to me (I know, that opens up the whole “is tomato a fruit?” debate, but I’m still scarred from the 2016
Kiwi-Mango Salsla

Kiwi-Mango Salsla

There was a time in my life when the thought of any kind of fruit-based salsa was appalling to me (I know, that opens up the whole “is tomato a fruit?” debate, but I’m still scarred from the 2016
Baked Breakfast Taquitos with Lime-Chipotle Dip

Baked Breakfast Taquitos with Lime-Chipotle Dip

Our Baked Creamy Chicken Taquitos are arguably one of the most popular recipes on this site. Years ago, I set out to make a breakfast version (in my never-ending quest to invent ways to eat Latin food
Happy Mother’s Day!

Happy Mother’s Day!

If Mother’s Day kind of gives you heart palpitations, I totally get it. It’s a well-intentioned holiday rife with feelings–good and not so good–that only seems to get complicated as I get older. So.
Honey Lemon Vinaigrette

Honey Lemon Vinaigrette

Flowers are blooming, sun is shining, and spring is in full swing where I live! I created this Honey Lemon Vinaigrette recipe specifically for spring and summer salads full of fresh fruit, like juicy
Key Lime Pie & Tarts

Key Lime Pie & Tarts

As all you long-time readers know, we absolutely love limes around here. You’ll also probably know that Brazilian Lemonade is my favorite drink in the whole world. So yeah, this key lime pie (and
Candied Pistachios

Candied Pistachios

I’m sure you’ve candied all the standard candied-nut varieties, but have you ever tried candied pistachios?? I was working on a new salad recipe the other day and I bought some pistachios to toss in
Bratwursts and Sauerkraut

Bratwursts and Sauerkraut

I’ve talked a few times about my love for meats and sauerkraut (actually, for me, the meat is more like a sauerkraut delivery device since eating sauerkraut directly from the jar seems to be kind of
How to Create the Perfect Brunch Menu

How to Create the Perfect Brunch Menu

Brunch is hands down my favorite meal and something about spring time and Mother’s Day makes me feel like it should be happening a lot. It’s also one of my go-to entertaining ideas when I host baby or
Easy Orange Rolls

Easy Orange Rolls

On Easter morning I had planned to make orange rolls from our Savoring the Seasons cook book, but I found myself out of yeast and had to come up with a back-up plan. I love orange rolls and for some
Virgin White Peach Sangria

Virgin White Peach Sangria

It’s kind of a joke around Our Best Bites that I’m suuuuuper into fancy drinks. I love to make them. I love to drink them. In another life, I was probably a bartender. If you want a post full of
Overnight Cream Cheese-Stuffed Lemon French Toast with Strawberries

Overnight Cream Cheese-Stuffed Lemon French Toast with Strawberries

Mother’s Day is right around the corner! This Overnight Cream Cheese-Stuffed Lemon French Toast with Strawberries is the perfect Mother’s Day breakfast or brunch. It can be made the night before. More
Korean BBQ Beef (Bulgogi)

Korean BBQ Beef (Bulgogi)

Last month the ladies in my church congregation got together at a new neighbor’s house. Our friend KJ (short for Kong-ju) moved in recently and I instantly loved her because she came from my home town
Mother’s Day Gift Guide 2018

Mother’s Day Gift Guide 2018

So Mother’s Day is just around the corner and now is the perfect time to get some shopping about of the way (unlike my usual practice, where it’s usually 11:30 on a Thursday night when I’m like, “What