June 23, 2021
Sweet Potato Shepherd's Pie

Recipe: Sweet Potato Shepherd’s Pie

Shepherd’s Pie is about the perfect comfort food; starchy goodness on top of warm meaty stewness. Classic versions take hours to make. This quick Shepherd’s pie […]
June 21, 2021

Quick Caramelized Onions (with Beer & Mustard)

I love the smell of caramelized onions; it takes me to the ballpark, with a sausage covered in mustard and onions in one hand, and a […]
June 9, 2021

Crispy Pork Carnitas

I don’t often, if ever, proclaim a dish is so good that you “need to drop everything to make this right now today”. But, um, you […]
June 6, 2021

Potato Flake Gnocchi

This potato gnocchi uses a trick I’ve been using for a long time now; instant potato flakes. And before you cry “unauthentic” or “lazy”, let me […]
May 25, 2021

Instant Pot BBQ Pork

I love smoking meat; nothing better than enjoying the fruits of a 12 hour smoking session on a warm summer’s evening. Alas, today in Southwestern Michigan […]
May 24, 2021

Air Fryer Popcorn Shrimp

If you haven’t noticed, I try to find ways to lighten up typically heavy (yet comforting) dishes, without doing something weird or making an obscure swap […]
May 20, 2021
Weeknight pad Thai

Recipe: Weeknight Pad Thai

This Pad Thai is very special to me, as it is insprired by a recipe given to me by one of my friends years ago. I […]
May 19, 2021
thousand island

7 Thousand Island Dressing

I have two versions of this dressing (which goes on burgers/fries/veggies/salads); the full fat “its a holiday and I’m worth it” and the lower cal “I […]
May 15, 2021

Easy Pantry Paella

Paella, a wonderful Spanish dish, is a cross between risotto and heaven. This paella recipe uses things from your pantry and freezer. What it may lack […]
May 10, 2021
orange vanilla bars

Orange Vanilla Bars

Okay, let’s clear the air. These aren’t some normal Orange Bars that were hacked and overhauled so it’s dairy free and lighter than a normal orange […]

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