Fish Tacos with Corn & Necatrine Salsa

Fish Tacos with Corn & Necatrine Salsa

Today, we’re bringing Taco Tuesday next level. Our fresh Fish Tacos with Corn & Nectarine Salsa are quick, colorful, and LOADED with flavor. Tender, flaky fish with a crispy sear, topped off with a sweet and zesty salsa, makes for an unforgettable dish you’ll enjoy 

Build A Better Cooler

Build A Better Cooler

Whether distancing at the beach or lounging in your own backyard, we’re sharing the 411 to Build A Better Cooler! We’re taking you through our favorite (travel-proof) foods and drinks made for all your summer adventures. This post was made in partnership with the Produce 

Carrot Cake Crescent Rolls

Carrot Cake Crescent Rolls

Spiced carrots, crunchy pecans, plump raisins, and that classic cream cheese filling wrapped up in a golden, flaky crust, Carrot Cake Crescent Rolls are a fun, festive twist on your favorite springtime dessert. Happy Easter! While Easter celebrations may look a little different this year, 

Strawberry Ricotta Muffins

Strawberry Ricotta Muffins

Whole Grain Strawberry Ricotta Muffins are light, fluffy, and full of juicy berry goodness. They make the perfect snack or anytime treat! Are you a ricotta cheese fan? We would argue it’s perhaps one of the most underrated cheeses out there. In fact, most people 

Berry-Chia Baked Oatmeal

Berry-Chia Baked Oatmeal

Berry-Chia Baked Oatmeal is a simple, delicious, and completely customizable breakfast that can be enjoyed hot, cold, and even, on-the-go! Hard to admit, but we were late jumping aboard that baked oatmeal train. I mean, it’s oatmeal, but baked. What’s so special…right? WRONG! After hearing 

No-Churn Chocolate Ice Cream

No-Churn Chocolate Ice Cream

Because there’s never a bad time for chocolate….meet: No-Churn Chocolate Ice Cream! A few weeks back, Stephen and I debuted our No-Churn Vanilla Ice Cream and to say we have been enjoying it is an UNDERSTATEMENT. I won’t tell you how many batches we’ve gone 

Springtime Strata

Springtime Strata

Looking for a springy new dish to liven up your breakfast scene? We’ve got you covered! This Springtime Strata is simple, colorful, FULL of flavor, and the best new way to breakfast.  Stratas are kind of having their moment in the SOC Kitchen. We have 

No-Churn Vanilla Ice Cream

No-Churn Vanilla Ice Cream

Our No-Churn Vanilla Ice Cream requires just F-O-U-R ingredients and is freezer ready in 5! This past weekend, we were treated to some be-a-U-tiful springtime temps in the Sierras and got to enjoy some quality time outdoors with the fam. After our fun in the 

Crispy Coconut Shrimp with Mango Dipping Sauce

Crispy Coconut Shrimp with Mango Dipping Sauce

Golden, Crispy Coconut Shrimp with a zesty Mango Dipping Sauce is flavorful, fun party app or weekday dish! Anyone else getting ready for the bright, fresh flavors of spring? We definitely ARE and are puling out some of our favorite springtime recipes including this (BAKED) 

Better-Than-Takeout Chicken Chow Mein

Better-Than-Takeout Chicken Chow Mein

Save cash and dine IN tonight with our Better-Than-Takeout Chicken Chow Mein. It’s a fresh upgrade on a classic comfort food! Do you have a favorite take-out menu item? Hands down, Chicken Chow Mein tops our list. Tender, juicy chicken, crisp veggies, chewy noodles, and 

Kamut Krispies

Kamut Krispies

Kamut Krispies are a delicious, upgraded nod to a favorite childhood treat. Kamut Krispies Rice Krispies will always hold a special place in our hearts. Sticky, chewy, crispy, and always made a little better with a drizzle of chocolate, they were a childhood favorite! Nowadays, 

Crispy Baked Onion Rings

Crispy Baked Onion Rings

These Crispy Baked Onion Rings put all other rings to shame. Golden, crispy exterior paired with classic “everything” seasoning make them a winning combo you’ll want to make again and again. Do you have a favorite multi purpose seasoning? We’ve got about 50 😆 but 

Sweet & Spicy Chili California Prune Sauce

Sweet & Spicy Chili California Prune Sauce

Sweet & Spicy Chili California Prune Sauce is a simple, savory sauce perfect for wontons, chicken, tofu, and stir fry noodles. Disclosure: This post was created in paid partnership with California Prunes, however, all opinions expressed are entirely our own. Growing up, prunes were always a 

Butternut Squash Stuffed Shells

Butternut Squash Stuffed Shells

Today is the day!!! 🙌 Starbucks has officially released their Pumpkin Spiced Latte for the season which means it is socially acceptable to start sharing all the fall recipes we *cough* may or *cough* may not have already been eating for the last few months 

Sheet Pan Meatball Subs

Sheet Pan Meatball Subs

Sheet Pan Meatball Subs are simple, delicious, and family-friendly and come together in no time flat! They will become your new weekday favorite! Sheet pan meals are a weekday STAPLE in the SOC Kitchen. They are quick, convenient, and make for easy cleanup, which we 

Smoky Sweet Potato Skillet

Smoky Sweet Potato Skillet

Does your breakfast need an upgrade? You’ve found it in our 30-minute Smoky Sweet Potato Skillet! 🍳 Bold, hearty, and nutrient-packed, this flavorful dish is one you’ll look forward to eating again and again! Ingredients: •1/2 red onion, diced •2 bell peppers, diced •3 sweet potatoes, diced 

Cruciferous Crunch Salad

Cruciferous Crunch Salad

Cruciferous Crunch Salad is bright, colorful, and loaded with crispy crunchy goodness. It’s a quick make-ahead dish that spruces up any weekday meal! Hey guys, Christmas is just ONE WEEK away! Can you believe it!? By now, you’re probably a few holiday parties deep into 

Best Baked Homemade Turkey Jerky

Best Baked Homemade Turkey Jerky

The Best Baked Homemade Turkey Jerky is easy, delicious and costs just a fraction to make versus store bought. Plus, it comes without the laundry list of ingredients. For us, jerky is the ultimate snack food. It’s savory, satisfying, and perhaps the most portable, high 

Autumn Chicken Waldorf Salad

Autumn Chicken Waldorf Salad

What is it about the change in seasons that makes us want to “fall-ify” our food? You know what we’re talking about? Instead of marinara sauce we’re having pumpkin alfredo, squash fries replace potatoes, and don’t even get us started on lattes. Not that we’re 

Quick & (Not So) Dirty Turkey Chili

Quick & (Not So) Dirty Turkey Chili

Guys, it’s been one of those weeks in the SOC Kitchen. And, it’s only Tuesday. 😯 You know what I’m talking about, right? Those weeks where despite your best attempt at sailing on through, you are getting rocked and tossed around to the point of almost falling 

Crispy Coconut & Hemp Crusted Tofu

Crispy Coconut & Hemp Crusted Tofu

Disclosure: This post was created in partnership with Manitoba Harvest. We were provided with free samples to try, however, all opinions are entirely our own and we have not been paid to publish positive comments. We have been longtime fans of hempseeds. The little powerhouse seeds are 

Mini Banana Muffins (No Sugar Added)

Mini Banana Muffins (No Sugar Added)

Like many, we enjoy finishing the day watching Netflix with our favorite dessert-I mean PERSON by our side 😉 Let’s be honest, the dessert is pretty important too. During the cooler fall and winter months, we love whipping up warm batches of mini muffins precisely for 

Almond Joy Bliss Bites

Almond Joy Bliss Bites

Disclosure: This post was created in partnership with Binnie’s Coconut Butter. We were provided with free samples to try, however, all opinions are entirely our own and we have not been paid to publish positive comments.   Recently we got our hands on a few jars 

Spinach, Artichoke, and Sun Dried Tomato Sauce

Spinach, Artichoke, and Sun Dried Tomato Sauce

I have been on a cheese KICK lately. Cheddah, asiago, feta, blue, there isn’t a (pasteurized) cheese I haven’t been enjoying this pregnancy. That said, I’ve been getting a little more creative in the kitchen since it has become one of my several-times-per-day staples. Hence, 

Loaded Veggie Enchilada Casserole

Loaded Veggie Enchilada Casserole

Hey friends! We are back with a whole new arsenal of simply delicious, upgraded everyday eats like today’s Loaded Veggie Enchilada Casserole. All the things you love about enchiladas in a healthier and ultra convenient new recipe.    Enchiladas are so understated yet utterly satisfying. If you 

Sheet Pan Buffalo Chicken with Ranch Dipping Sauce

Sheet Pan Buffalo Chicken with Ranch Dipping Sauce

Immediately after posting the recipe for our Sheet Pan Sesame Garlic Tofu last week, we received a number of requests for more simple, single pan recipes. Namely, ones without TOFU 😂We listened and got right back into the kitchen to deliver you another quick, no 

Creamy Cilantro-Avo Dressing

Creamy Cilantro-Avo Dressing

Today we’re talking homemade salad dressing. The ridiculously simple, fast, and delicious way to instantly transform a good meal into a want-it-gotta-have-it-again meal. This Creamy Cilantro-Avo Dressing is the perfect example of such recipe which makes the perfect topper for your next salad, omelet, or fajita night 

Pesto Chickpea Salad

Pesto Chickpea Salad

Feeling alllll the emotions this week as our baby boy turned 1. This year went FAST and we’ve found ourselves spending these last few weeks reminiscing on the milestones and first moments this incredibly joyous, and short, year has brought. Needless to say, it was 

Sesame Roasted Chickpeas

Sesame Roasted Chickpeas

We love a good snack. Snacks so good that they turn into meals. You know what we mean? Like, “how can we add this food into every meal we eat?” kind of snacks. Yeah. We believe these Sesame Roasted Chickpeas are those snacks. Slightly sweet, slightly 

Strawberry Coconut Cashew Bombs

Strawberry Coconut Cashew Bombs

Were you big into extracurriculars in high school? Music, sports, leadership, etc.? I mostly definitely was. Choir and theatre were my LIFE and made up 50% (or more) of my classes, as well as performance gigs, concerts, rehearsals, shows, and travel. I happily ate, breathed, and 

Crispy Baked Fish & Chips

Crispy Baked Fish & Chips

I was recently chatting with a friend about favorite childhood foods and we agreed that fish stick dinners were a WIN in both our households. You too? I couldn’t get enough of those crispy, battered bites with undoubtedly more breading than fish, but de-licious nonetheless. The 

Tropical Chia Pudding Parfait

Tropical Chia Pudding Parfait

I’ve always been a breakfast person, always will be. Becoming a mom didn’t change this, but having the time to put together some of the usual favorites (pancakes, omelets) sure did. Nowadays, I’m looking for quick, portable, and satisfying  meals to power me through the 

Fudgy Black Bean Brownies

Fudgy Black Bean Brownies

Chewy, rich, and ridiculously decadent – you’ll never believe that beans are the star of these luscious brownies! Fudgy Black Bean Brownies are so good, you’ll never brownie another way again! If we’re going to indulge ourselves, we’re going all in. We don’t want a 

Lean, Mean Turkey Meatloaf

Lean, Mean Turkey Meatloaf

It seems like a lot of folks have ‘beef’ with meatloaf. You feel me? Ask around and you’ll find out that someone had one too many overcooked, mushy, or gravy-ridden loaves that seriously wrecked them. I mean, I’ll give you the name – meatloaf – 

Garlic Sesame Roasted Green Beans

Garlic Sesame Roasted Green Beans

I’ve got a question for all you mommas out there. When you were pregnant, what were your food cravings? You know, those foods you couldn’t live without and could eat without end? Around my second trimester I became a self-proclaimed Green Bean Monster. Savory, spicy, 

Fresh Basil Pesto

Fresh Basil Pesto

We believe it’s important to have a few basic types of sauces in your recipe arsenal for quick, throw together meals. Fresh Basil Pesto is one of those sauces. Fresh, herby, garlicky (instant win), and both bright and savory, a good pesto can serve as the 

Silky Sweet Potato Mash

Silky Sweet Potato Mash

Smooth, creamy, and deceivingly decadent, Silky Sweet Potato Mash is an upgraded twist on a classic holiday dish. What is your favorite part of the big Turkey Day feast? Are you fighting over drumsticks or reaching for that first (or second) slice of pumpkin pie? 

Easy Weeknight Salmon Patties

Easy Weeknight Salmon Patties

Friends, are you in a fish rut? Not sure what to prepare beyond a basic fillet? Or nervous to cook fish altogether? (We’re looking at you orderers of fish only at restaurants folk). Well, fear no more! We’ve got you covered with our fool-proof Easy Weeknight 

Thai Noodle Bowl with Pepita-Lime Dressing

Thai Noodle Bowl with Pepita-Lime Dressing

Almost every night of college my dinner consisted of frozen veggies, noodles, and sauce. Nothing glamorous, but you know the drill – if it’s cheap, quick, and easy to throw together, it’s dinner. Years have passed and surprisingly, I haven’t grown tired of making stir 

Red Beans & Rice

Red Beans & Rice

  Beans, beans, the musical fruit, the more you eat the more you…I think you remember the song.  Beans are more than just a food in a song, they are nutritional powerhouses that are very simple to add to your diet!  Some of the nutrients 

Grown-up Granola Bars

Grown-up Granola Bars

Grown-Up Granola Bars are a ‘bar’ above the rest! They are nutrient rich, delicious and make a portable, on-the-go snack for kids of all ages. Here in the SOC Kitchen we like to keep a steady supply of our “Grown-up Granola Bars” on hand at