Creamy Shrimp and Corn Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms

Portobello mushroom stuffed with creamy shrimp and sweet corn for a delicious appetizer or mini meal.

Creamy Shrimp and Corn Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms | Cooking with a Wallflower

Happy Summer! How did you spend the first official day of summer? Hope you enjoyed it =)

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Lotus Root Chips

Sprinkled with salt and pepper, these lotus root chips are crispy and delicious. It’s an Asian inspired snack that’s both healthy and easy to make.

 Lotus Root Chips | Cooking with a Wallflower

Last week, my best friend and I went to a dumpling restaurant because we’re both obsessed with Shanghai dumplings, the ones with the soup in the center. While I was browsing through the menu, I noticed that they offered lotus root chips as an appetizer. I didn’t order them, but all of a sudden, I had this craving for them. I know. Odd, right? How can you crave something you’ve never had before? But I did.

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Spicy Garlic String Beans

String beans stir fry with garlic and crushed red pepper for a simple and healthy side. This dish is great for a quick dinner idea after a long day at school or work.

Spicy Garlic String Beans | Cooking with a Wallflower

String beans and garlic are a staple in my house. If we want something quick to make as a side for noodles or rice, we prepare string beans, add a little bit of garlic, a dash of salt, maybe a little bit of crushed red pepper flakes. Simple but oh so very delicious. Give it a try and let me know what you think =)

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Roasted Garlic Cauliflower with Lemon Pepper

Garlicky cauliflower florets seasoned with lemon pepper and crushed red peppers. This combination is perfect for a quick and healthy snack or as a side to any dish.

 Roasted Garlic Cauliflower with Lemon Pepper | Cooking with a Wallflower

Have you ever tried roasted cauliflower? If you haven’t, you’re missing out!

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Tropical Guacamole

Creamy guacamole filled with fresh strawberries and sweet mangoes in every bite. Sweetened with a little bit of passion fruit juice, this guacamole is both healthy and easy to make, just in time for Memorial Day weekend and summer.

Tropical Guacamole | Cooking with a Wallflower

Okay, so I know I just posted my Sweet Corn and Edamame Guacamole recipe a little over a week ago, but it is Memorial Day weekend. How can we have BBQs without dips and chips, right?

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Vietnamese Chicken Salad

Spicy and savory, this salad is delicious with shredded chicken and cabbage and hints of basil and mint in every bite. Vietnamese Chicken Salad is perfect as a meal for an individual or as a starter to any dish.

Vietnamese Chicken Salad | Cooking with a Wallflower

I wanted to share a Vietnamese dish with you today. I grew up eating Vietnamese salads similar to this one. Asian salads tend to be very savory because of the addition of fish sauce. This salad is no different. Traditional Vietnamese Chicken Salad, called Goi Ga in Vietnamese, usually includes thinly sliced cabbage, sliced chili peppers, shredded chicken, torn mint and basil, and sometimes carrots and onions. These salads are usually topped with crushed peanuts and drizzled with fish sauce and lemon or lime juice.

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Baked Shrimp and Spinach Dip

Warm creamy dip with shrimp and spinach in every bite, this recipe is so delicious it’s simply irresistible. Quick and easy to make with just a few ingredients, this dip will be perfect for parties.

Baked Shrimp and Spinach Dip | Cooking with a Wallflower

This recipe is definitely a guilty pleasure and an indulgence, but I personally think indulgences are fine as long as they’re in moderation. I separated the dip into 3-4 servings and only placed one serving in the oven for myself. But it’s soo tasty. This recipe reminds me of nacho cheese and spinach dip. It is very addictive and easy to make.

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Cranberry Pecan Chicken Salad Sandwiches

Creamy shredded chicken with sweet dried cranberries, crunchy celery, and chopped pecan in every bite. Simple to make and healthy, this tasty chicken salad can be a quick afternoon snack or meal.

Cranberry Pecan Chicken Salad Sandwiches | Cooking with a Wallflower

Yup! That’s right! I have another quick and easy recipe for you! And if you’re on a gluten free diet, this will be totally perfect for you too =)

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Garlic Lemon Pepper Mashed Potatoes

Creamy mashed potatoes with a hint of garlic and lemon, a great side with any entrée. Delicious and healthy, you’ll want to make this recipe over and over again.

Garlic Lemon Pepper Mashed Potatoes | Cooking with a Wallflower

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Shrimp, Cranberry, and Walnut Salad

A simple yet delicious salad filled with shrimp, dried cranberries, and walnut in every bite. Lightly covered with Greek yogurt and lemon juice, this salad is both healthy and flavorful, a great side dish to any entrée.

Shrimp, Cranberry, and Walnut Salad | Cooking with a Wallflower

This salad is so simple to make that it almost isn’t even considered cooking. The hardest part of this recipe is boiling the shrimp. It’s that easy. The rest is all about chopping up ingredients and mixing.

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