Daily Recipes

Sam’s Crockpot Pulled Pork

This post has been years in the making. Which makes it all the more annoying since it has three ingredients. Sigh. My friend Sam made this for me once [...]

Ye Olde Boiled Dinner

Now, I have to preface this by saying that it took me 4 grocery stores and several days to find the smoked shoulder picnic I was looking for. And it’s [...]

Crunchy Cashew Chicken Salad Wraps

  So my husband told me he doesn't like chicken salad. I was appalled. To me, it's kind of like saying, "I kick puppies" or "I hate America." One does [...]

Apologetic bonus post: Tortellini en brodo

Where's the meal plan, you ask? I know. :( I failed this month. It hurts me greatly and believe me we are suffering for it. My stress level is super high right [...]

Finally…the perfect chili. :)

It's taken years. And every time I tried a new recipe, suitNtie would have one teeny, tiny little comment on how to improvement. I made chili in advance for [...]

Chicken Noodle Casserole

I don't do a lot of casseroles in the Kitchen, because I tend to find them overly high in calories and other unhealthy nutrition (notable exception here), [...]

Extra, Extra! Crockpot Herbed Chicken & Wild Rice

Adapted from here. :)  Sorry for the lack of photo. I'm catching up on posts that I should have made but didn't have time to! I made this one night because I [...]

Yum Woon Sen (or, spicy glass noodles with crispy pork)

Ah...my first venture into homemade Thai food, inspired by a weekly email I get from a lovely site called The Kitchn.  I read it, saw the ingredients and [...]

Quinoa Hot Pot

So, I originally found this recipe in a mailer from BJ's Wholesale Club. Of course, all the ingredients for it were sold there, but I made some substitutions [...]

Crockpot Chicken Cacciatore

So, I was at the beach this summer and was talking with some relatives who were staying for the week (we were only there overnight). The woman I talked to, [...]