Coconut Rice Salmon Bowl
May 22, 2018

Coconut Rice Salmon Bowl

Tender salmon paired perfectly with coconut rice, then topped with avocado, mango, cucumber, and a zippy sauce that pulls the whole bowl together.

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Holly Erickson & Natalie Mortimer

Holly Erickson & Natalie Mortimer

Welcome to The Modern Proper. We're glad you're here! We believe in sharing life through great food at our own tables. Let's change the way people think about hospitality—one delicious meal at a time.

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Pork Chops with Mushroom Cream Sauce
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Pork Chops with Mushroom Cream Sauce

If you’re craving a delicious, one-pan dinner that can be made in less than 30 minutes then today is your day. These pork chops covered in a mushroom cream sauce will be your new BEST FRIEND.

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Chimichurri Steak
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Chimichurri Steak

Steak Chimichurri is easily one of the most delicious ways to enjoy summer. There’s just something about fresh herbs blended to perfection with garlic and tangy vinegar that makes everything better.

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Rose Sangria
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Rose Sangria

As if you didn't love rose enough. We’ve gone and loaded it with citrus, spiked it with gin and triple sec, and then topped it off with club soda to make it all fizzy and perfect.

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Grilled Chicken Shawarma Kebab
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Grilled Chicken Shawarma Kebab

A kebab is simply meat marinated in mouth watering spices and slowly grilled over an open fire. Our shortcut to this traditional dish of chicken shawarma is perfect for healthy summer grilling!

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Jeweled Rice
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Jeweled Rice

Jeweled rice makes an incredible side dish to grilled fish, roasted chicken, or kofta for hearty and satisfying meal. We've this once complicated dish easy, making it perfect for weeknights!

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Vegetable Pot Pie
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Vegetable Pot Pie

Sweet potato and parmesan biscuits top this savory pot pie filled with mushrooms, potatoes, green beans and carrots. Everything comes together in a thick red wine sauce and is baked to perfection.

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Slow Cooker Swimming Rama
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Slow Cooker Swimming Rama

This slow cooker version of Swimming Rama made at home is simple and flavor-packed. It may just have you saying “so long” delivery and “hello” to at home Thai food once for all.

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Continental Breakfast at Home
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Continental Breakfast at Home

This post is all about the best no cook continental breakfast spread worthy of family get-togethers and house guests alike.

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Breakfast Burritos
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Breakfast Burritos

Breakfast burritos hit the spot every time! Our version of the classic comfort food is not fancy or gourmet, but it's good. And nothing beats a good breakfast burrito.

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Italian Chopped Salad
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Italian Chopped Salad

A perfectly sharp knife is your ticket to creating this crunchy, crispy, flavor-packed and easy Italian chopped salad.

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Old Bay Shrimp and Sausage Sheet Pan Dinner
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Old Bay Shrimp and Sausage Sheet Pan Dinner

Sheet pan dinners are a life savor when it comes to quick and healthy weeknight dinners! This combo of shrimp, sausage and asparagus seasoned with Old Bay seasoning is served with lemony aioli, yum!

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Spinach Artichoke Dip Cheese Bread
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Spinach Artichoke Dip Cheese Bread

What happens when you combine spring artichokes, spinach, cheese, and the perfect loaf of crusty bread? Pure magic, that’s what.

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Green Goddess Grilled Cheese Sandwich
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Green Goddess Grilled Cheese Sandwich

This Green Goddess Grilled Cheese Sandwich is sure to become your new favorite. Bright and savory, but most of all a little bit healthier than your typical cheese only version.

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Crispy Roasted Potatoes with Gremolata
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Crispy Roasted Potatoes with Gremolata

We are revealing all our secrets to mastering perfect crispy roasted potatoes. If you haven’t already chosen a side dish to bring to Easter lunch or Passover dinner, we've gotcha covered.

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Lemongrass Chicken Lettuce Wrap
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Lemongrass Chicken Lettuce Wrap

Trust us when we say this is the lunch/dinner recipe you didn’t know you needed. These lemongrass chicken lettuce wraps are everything and are perfect for weekly meal prepping.

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Banana Walnut Cake
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Banana Walnut Cake

This classic Banana Walnut Cake recipe (with a twist ) will have you singing its praises in no time, and if you’re anything like us you just might become a bit obsessed.

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Chicken Street Tacos With Mango Slaw
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Chicken Street Tacos With Mango Slaw

Citrus marinated chicken, juicy mango and cabbage slaw come together atop warm corn tortillas to make these incredibly craveable chicken street tacos that make the perfect weeknight meal.

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