Corn and Salsa Salad

This is more of a "get your creative juices flowing" kind of recipe. You can swap out any of the add on ingredients for something else you prefer. The main ...

Creamy Verde Chicken

I was inspired by the color green (verde) for this recipe. Particularly by the limes and salsa verde which were in my refrigerator. I couldn't imagine this combination going wrong, and I ...

Bok Choy topped Pork Chops

If you are like me, you are visiting your farmers market on a regular basis. If your market is anything like mine, you will often find people selling a lot ...


Apple Cinnamon Pork Chops

I went for simply delicious last night! I had pork chops to ...

A Note from “That Mom”

I've read a lot of blog posts lately about "that mom." You ...

Stir Fry: Go Beyond Soy Sauce

Let's talk about stir fry. I love stir frying chicken (or pork...or ...

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Crock Pot BBQ Drumsticks

Sometimes I really want BBQ chicken because, well, it’s delicious. Sometimes, I don’t feel like grilling. Sometimes it’s really hot out and I don’t want to heat up my house with using the oven. I still want BBQ…where does that leave me? No worries, there’s a simple solution,

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4th of July Food Ideas

Fourth of July is up there with my absolute favorite holidays. I love celebrating my country, I love summer, and I love food. So this is just an absolutely wonderful holiday if you ask me!

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Homemade Chicken Nuggets

I thought I’d give it a try, homemade chicken nuggets. I really didn’t know if it’d be worth the effort (so many small pieces of chicken!) and I really didn’t know if they would taste all that great. I was delightfully wrong. They tasted amazing and it was totally worth the effort. I will make […]

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5 Things You DON’T Need In Your Kitchen

Ok, I suppose I will put the disclaimer first. If I mention something that you love and use all the time in your kitchen, then guess what, YOU probably DO need that item in your kitchen. Should I have named this article 5 things I don’t need in my kitchen? Perhaps…but I really feel like I […]

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Pesto Pepperoni Chicken Roll

This is one of those meals that looks fancy, time consuming, maybe even over the top. When you taste it it is so delicious that you are sure that it IS fancy, time consuming, and over the top. I have a secret for you though, the only thing about this dish that you have to […]

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Pork Meatloaf

This is not that pretty to look at, I am very aware. It is, however, delicious to sink your teeth into! When you plate it with a salad a piece of bread or another vegetable it really doesn’t look so…well…”meatloafy.”

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