Easy weeknight dinner! What's not to love?! Smoky pulled pork, charred jalapeno peppers, jack cheese and a moist corn muffin...Try it tonight!
I jumped on the Instant Pot bandwagon...and I'm so happy I did!!
It's the week of Christmas...I've been listening to Christmas music, baking cookies and making candy. My husband's favorite Christmas candy is potato candy. His Mom makes the best, but this year we're not able to visit family for Christmas, so I found an old newspaper recipe and did my best 😉 It passed the test! … Continue reading Old-fashioned Potato Candy
Is anyone else ready for Christmas break?? Up before the sun and in bed late, pretty much 6 days a week, has me ready for a break!! Don't get me wrong, I absolutely LOVE being a "stay-at-home" Mom (who is rarely home LOL), driving my daughter to her many different activities and spending time with … Continue reading Cucumber Bites
I'm going to start with a disclaimer LOL...don't pay any attention to my messy oven! I know, I really really need to clean it 🙂 but that will have to be another day! Wow! It's been a crazy week! ...as if our schedules aren't already busy enough...I'm SO ready for Thanksgiving break! ...anyway... throw in … Continue reading Deep Dish Skillet Pizza
Hello! I have a very quick, easy and tasty meal for you today. I'm not usually a big fan of one-pan dinners but this one was terrific and my family really enjoyed it...even going back for seconds...and taking the leftovers for lunch the next day! 🙂 This "recipe" calls for lots of vegetables & smoked … Continue reading Sausage Vegetable Bake
I have searched and searched for a sweet fluffy cornbread recipe for years! It seems mine always turn out good but just not light and fluffy...usually dry and well, kind of flat. BUT, I finally found the one!! I found this recipe through Pinterest...it's from highheelsandgrills...I tweaked it just a bit, and if my family's "mmm's" … Continue reading Sweet Skillet Cornbread
Yay it's Friday!! Except today seems more like a Monday...running late, foggy morning, clumsy today, spilled my Chai tea, tripped leaving the house, etc etc LOL...and it was barely 7am! HaHa just one of those days I guess. It's been a long, busy week and I for one am ready for the weekend! So I'm … Continue reading Stef’s Black Bean Soup with Ham
Green Beans. Tons of flavor. Quick prep work...not much more to say! Here we go... I absolutely love my Le Creuset Cast-Iron French (Dutch) Oven, Marseille and love any excuse to cook with it! Start with a large pot or a dutch oven...add 1 Tbsp olive oil and 2-3 strips bacon, chopped. Heat to medium, cook … Continue reading Southern Green Beans
Tuesday nights are busy nights for our family. Ballet and Lyrical classes for our daughter begin at 5pm, but we get back home too late to eat dinner together after her classes. So...dinner not only needs to be protein packed, healthy and filling to keep her energy level up...but also needs to be on the … Continue reading Parmesan Breaded Pork Chops