Proper Bagel

Proper Bagel is located near downtown Nashville serving up some serious bagels. I am telling y’all, they do not play around! The space is open and light, with modern deli vibes going on. They are famous for their bagels and copious cream cheese options. Their menu features sandwiches – both breakfast and lunch options –Continue reading “Proper Bagel”

Biscuit Love

If there is one spot not to skip in Nashville, I would have to say Biscuit Love is at the top of the list. It was one of the most recommended spots in Nashville by locals and tourists alike, so I knew I had to check it out. I was able to stop in duringContinue reading “Biscuit Love”

Steam Boys

Who would have thought that some of the best dumplings I have had in the US can be found in a food stand in downtown Nashville? These little pockets of heaven were so delightful and unexpectedly delicious. Dumplings are one of my favorite food categories and I have tried many dumplings from around the world.Continue reading “Steam Boys”

Spicy Salmon Bowls

I love a good bowl meal, they are so customizable and easy! You can throw on just about any ingredient and call it a day. These bowls are great because you can create a beautiful, colorful plate with so many flavors and textures. These spicy salmon bowls feature a crispy, slightly spicy salmon. It isContinue reading “Spicy Salmon Bowls”

Creamy Chicken Thigh Pasta

Creamy, dreamy pasta is all I want sometimes. A bowl of carbs is like a big hug that warms me up and is my form of self care! This chicken thigh pasta is so hearty and full of flavor! Try this when you just can’t think of what to make but want something comforting toContinue reading “Creamy Chicken Thigh Pasta”

Chili-Lime Salmon Tacos

Oven roasted salmon is so easy and delicious, plus it is great for making ahead and keeping in the fridge all week. I loved turning this salmon into delicious tacos with a crunchy, creamy slaw! These will be an absolute hit for dinner that you probably won’t have leftovers. The chili powder gives the salmonContinue reading “Chili-Lime Salmon Tacos”

Chicken + Veggie Stir Fry Noodles

Lo Mein but make it 100 times better without all the oily residue that makes your stomach hurt! This stir fry is lightened up a bit with the fresh vegetables and a lighter sauce and minimal oil. You’ll ditch your regular take out order once you try this and the other great thing is howContinue reading “Chicken + Veggie Stir Fry Noodles”

The Grange

The Grange may be located inside a hotel in downtown Nashville, but that should not stop you from trying it! Their breakfast and brunch menus are ridiculously delicious and you should go with a group so you can try more of the dishes. I stopped in for breakfast on my last day in Nashville andContinue reading “The Grange”

Peanut Noodles with Chicken

I love thai food and noodle dishes and this is my take on a twist between a pad thai and peanut noodles that is more delicious than I ever thought possible. The peanut sauce gives the dish a creamy, nutty flavor but it still has some acid with the lime that cuts through the heavinessContinue reading “Peanut Noodles with Chicken”