Crispy Tofu & Pineapple Fried Rice

by Mara @ What's For Dinner? on March 15, 2013

in Asian, simple recipe

Things may look a little different around here, did you notice? If you’re on a reader, you’ll have to click through to see, but my blog has had a face lift courtesy of the lovely Julie over at Savvy Blog Services! Every year or so, I like to change things up to reflect the changes […]


Hoisin & Citrus Braised Chicken

by Mara @ What's For Dinner? on January 30, 2013

in Asian, chicken/turkey

**IMPORTANT NEWS!!** Before I get to this amazingly delicious dinner recipe, you need to do something for me. I’ve entered the Cupcake Crown cupcake contest with the cupcake you helped me choose, the Cannoli Cupcake. VOTING IS NOW OPEN! Please visit my cupcake’s page and vote by logging in with Facebook. You may vote once […]


Wordless Wednesday

by Mara @ What's For Dinner? on April 18, 2012

in Asian, friends, sushi

A dinner date with Biz! It amazes me that we don’t get together more often… calamari fries, shared Biz’s chicken and seafood yakisoba spicy tuna and jalapeño and white tuna roll Philly roll Lava cake and green tea ice cream, shared   


“Kikked” Up Dinner {Giveaway Post}

by Mara @ What's For Dinner? on December 14, 2011

in Asian, giveaway, pork

I’m extremely picky about products that I’ll accept to try “for the blog”. I’m not one to just try something because it’s free, though there was a time where that was the case. Usually, I’d rather try a new product from a trusted company than throw caution to the wind and try something like dehydrated […]


It all happened in a food-induced blur: I volunteered to host the next meeting of the Traveling Pans way back in March. Sure, I could host in June! Sure! Eight people could easily fit in our dining room! And the next thing I knew, we were actually planning the event. One fun thing about hosting […]