Pan Grilled Ginger-Honey Pork Tenderloin

Pan Grilled Ginger-Honey Pork Tenderloin

I found this recipe in this month’s Cooking Light magazine and it was super simple to make – perfect for a weeknight dinner.  The pork was tender and delicious and the sauce was really flavorful.  You can’t beat a...

Chicken and Grilled Corn Tortilla Soup

Chicken and Grilled Corn Tortilla Soup

I love tortilla soup and I have a really tasty version of Ina Garten’s soup that I love to make.  We were recently dining at a local Mexican restaurant and I really enjoyed the way they made their tortilla soup.  It...

Chocolate, Banana, and White Chocolate Chip Muffins

Chocolate, Banana, and White Chocolate Chip Muffins

It’s so good to be back!  We had a very busy last few weeks.  First we had friends come stay with us for the weekend before Christmas.  My sister, her husband, and two boys came the following week to...

Baked Egg with Tomato and Dill

Baked Egg with Tomato and Dill

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again… simple food is the best food! I had planned to make a lovely baked egg dish with feta, spinach, tomatoes, and dill but ended up being out of spinach and...

Cherry Chocolate Kiss Cookies

Cherry Chocolate Kiss Cookies

I saw these on The Curvy Carrot and bookmarked them to make for my son’s Boy Scout’s cookie exchange. They were fairly easy to make, smelled amazing while the baked, and my children LOVED them! My daughter told me...

Soy Sesame Sugar Snap Peas

Soy Sesame Sugar Snap Peas

I wanted a healthy and tasty side dish to serve with the Asian-Glazed Chicken Thighs I made for dinner recently. I saw a bag of sugar snap peas in the refrigerator and so I decided to cook them like I...

Asian-Glazed Chicken Thighs

Asian-Glazed Chicken Thighs

I found this recipe in an old Cooking Light – March 2011 issue. It looked really simple to make and I had all of the ingredients on hand so I made it for dinner. The recipe called for bone-in...

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Pork Fried Rice

I needed to make a quick and easy dinner because I was going to a movie with my girlfriend. After looking through the refrigerator I grabbed some leftover rice, the Garlic Crusted Pork Roast, a few eggs, some bacon,...

Baked Donuts with Chocolate Glaze

Baked Donuts with Chocolate Glaze

My daughter recently celebrated her 9th birthday (gulp, is she really that old -time is flying way too fast!) and she wanted me to make homemade donuts for her party instead of a cake. I just got a new...

Garlic Crusted Pork Roast

Garlic Crusted Pork Roast

I had a pork top loin roast to cook up so I decided to try cooking it like I do my prime rib. I mixed my favorite prime rib seasoning (which happens to be amazing on pork too) with...