Cranberry BBQ Pulled Pork Sliders


The Super Bowl is this weekend.. whatchu makin'? I dont know about your sporting event watching parties, but if I'm hosting a bunch of boys for a football game I end up getting stuck in the kitchen. … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker Pulled Pork Enchiladas


It is official- I’m letting go.  At 28 weeks pregnant carrying twin baby girls, I’m afraid I haven’t got a choice. This week marks my third week of being on doctor prescribed bed rest- strict bed … [Read more...]

BLT Pasta with Corn & Leeks


Ok.  So, I'm cheating on Meatless Monday. But, in my defense this recipe could easily be re-created to become meatless.  Vegetarian happens to be it's alter-ego, and even without the 'B' of this BLT … [Read more...]

Farfalle with Bacon & Mushrooms


My how I'm glad today is Friday.  It has been a long week.  I even had Monday off for the Memorial Day holiday.. but the past four days have taken me forever to get back into the groove of life... I … [Read more...]

Mini Meatballs with Bacon & Tomato Pasta


I made this recipe a few weeks ago for my clients- which was followed up by an email to give praise for how delicious it was.  SWEET.  I was a little worried when I sent this along packaged and … [Read more...]

Recipe Redux: Bok Choy Gratin


This month's theme for Recipe Redux: The First Shoots of Spring!  How fun! The challenge was to create a recipe using any edible plants found consuming the produce section of your markets.  A total … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker Parmesan Honey Pork


Parmesan. Honey.  Slow Cooker.  Need I say more?    Don't be worried if you can't find a tenderLION.  Pork tenderLOIN works well in this recipe, too, incase you didn't catch my … [Read more...]

Mother of Pearl Mac’n Cheese


Here's a fresh take on mac'n cheese. I titled this post 'grown-up' because it is highly unlikely that your 4 year old will be requesting macaroni and all it's cheesy goodness to be made with little … [Read more...]

Roasted Butternut Squash & Bacon Pasta


I need something wholesome.. ..but hearty enough to fill me.. ..but easy enough to make during the week.. ..warm, and cheesy, and just plain yum.  While (not) watching the news the other night, I … [Read more...]

Spicy Sweet Slow Cooker Pork Tacos


I recently tested my talents with this recipe in tow- and apparently recieved excellent food scoring.  Hopefully you will have the same success with your meal time judges. As far as these judges … [Read more...]