Welcome to Kat's Cooking Adventures

One woman's culinary journey

As I learn to slow down and enjoy the little things

Embracing food and learning to cook everything

I ever dreamed of

This is my Culinary Adventure

This  is what happens when a workaholic who likes to cook – turns around and starts cooking passionately for fun!

A few years ago – I decided to stop worrying so much about work – and do something that I really loved doing – cook! I don’t mean the make meals every day sort of thing – I mean the passionately creating something that I would enjoy creating and eating. This is the product of several years of passionate cooking turned into a real hobby.  Read More

First Attempt at Stir Fry

This is my first attempt at a stir fry – more specifically a shrimp stir fry. This was done over rice noodles – and turned out quite yummy!

Exploring Kamado Style Grilling

2017 marks the beginning of our adventures in Kamado Style grilling. This is a quick overview of our first light adventures with our Kamado Joe.

Lemon Garlic Shrimp Pasta

This lemon garlic shrimp pasta dish is a staple in my household. It’s quick and easy to make but full of flavor. If you have some lemons, garlic, and parsley – you have most of what you need to make a really delicious pasta dish!

Cranberry Walnut Kale Salad

This kale salad combines the yummy curly tips of Kale, with lemon zest, cranberries, walnuts and parsley for a seriously flavorful salad you actually want to eat.

My Basic Meat Curry Recipe

Here's my meat curry recipe! I did it with beef this time but you can use lamb, chicken or goat - they will all work. I'm always very liberal with the amount of curry powder I'm using - especially if it isn't terribly hot. You can explore with different powders  and...