Monday Is Meatloaf

Monday Is Meatloaf

I cook what I want, I cook what I need

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Incredible Healthy Smoked Salmon

Incredible Healthy Smoked Salmon

I am always looking for new and innovative ways to prepare salmon. It’s such a healthy fish and the family adores it! So when I discovered the Backwoods Gourmet Channel on YouTube and his recipe for this delicious smoked salmon I was over the moon! […]

Instant Pot Sirloin Beef Tips with Mushroom Gravy

Instant Pot Sirloin Beef Tips with Mushroom Gravy

I did it! Believe it or not…I purchased my first Instant Pot and it is a complete revelation! I will admit just to you that I was skeptical at first, because it sounded to good to be true. But, it wasn’t!  My first attempts at […]

Extra Cheesy Taco Casserole

Extra Cheesy Taco Casserole

I’ve been making this taco casserole since my kids were just little sprouts. Extra cheesy taco casserole is not only kid-friendly but also Mom-friendly! A few simple ingredients combine into a flavorful casserole that can also be prepared in advance. It has been adapted from […]

Bacon Wrapped Pork Loin Stuffed with Herbed Goat Cheese, Spinach, & Mushrooms

Bacon Wrapped Pork Loin Stuffed with Herbed Goat Cheese, Spinach, & Mushrooms

I scream, you all scream, we all scream for…stuffed pork loin! A versatile and forgiving dish that can pretty much be stuffed with anything you like. I chose a bacon wrapped pork loin stuffed with herbed goat cheese, spinach, & mushroom stuffed pork loin. This […]

Classic Chicken Parmesan

Classic Chicken Parmesan

A true classic chicken parmesan dish when executed properly is a comforting and satisfying dish that will be a star of your Sunday dinner repertoire. I will tell you up front that this is time consuming to prepare, however, it is well worth it. So […]

Tomato Butter Onion Sauce

Tomato Butter Onion Sauce

This sauce is nothing short of incredible! Three key ingredients that when combined and stewed turn in to one of the best sauces you will ever eat. Of course, this is slightly adapted from the master of Italian Cooking, Marcella Hazan, in her book Essentials […]

Grilled Lemon Herb Trout

Grilled Lemon Herb Trout

I’ve never had the opportunity to have Rainbow Trout. I know…this is a huge oversight in my foodie adventures! My local grocery store had some on sale and I’ve always wanted to try it so I picked some up for lunch one day. I decided […]

Smoky Deviled Eggs

Smoky Deviled Eggs

With Easter having passed and graduation parties coming up I couldn’t resist making my smoky deviled eggs. These are a family favorite that I’ve been making for years.

Quick Sweet Orange Savory Tilapia Dinner

Quick Sweet Orange Savory Tilapia Dinner

Rushing home after a long week at work on a Friday night I thought back to the Tilapia I had taken out for dinner that morning. How to prepare? Everyone was tired of the same old blackened fish, so I quickly whipped up some quick […]

Perfect Easy Crockpot Buffalo Chicken Meatballs

Perfect Easy Crockpot Buffalo Chicken Meatballs

These are hands down the best…I kid you not…Perfect Easy Crockpot Buffalo Chicken Meatballs!
I have been struggling with what to do with ground chicken. I know the PC response is to say I’ve been cooking with it forever and a day so I know exactly what to do with it…but…I haven’t. However, I made this and tested it on my kid’s who have a very discriminating palate.