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Twice Baked Potato with Pancetta and Caramelized Onions

I am originally from Idaho so I LOVE potatoes! I decided to try something different with this recipe but, at the same time, use ingredients that I had on hand. The pancetta is crunchy & salty while the onions...

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Blackberry Crumble

There is something so mouth watering about a fruit crumble to me. I love the fruit but I really love the crumble topping… it’s addicting! I use whatever fruit I have on hand. It’s quick, easy to make and...

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Parmesan Couscous with Roasted Garlic, Toasted Pine Nuts and Caramelized Onions

This was my first time making couscous and we all loved it. It’s very similar to rice and was full of great flavors. It was a perfect side dish to my Pork with Tomatoes, Caramelized Onions and Roasted Garlic...

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Lasagna with Turkey Italian Sausage and Vegetables

I love lasagna and I wanted to find a way to make it healthy & delicious. I love this recipe and so does my family. It’s packed with flavor & it’s so good. Serve it with a Caesar Salad...

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Flank Steak Marinade

It’s been quite awhile since we had a steak so I combined some ingredients we had on hand to make a marinade. I let the flank steak marinate for about 8 hours and it turned out really great! It...

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Crepes with Melted Butter and Powdered Sugar

This takes me back to my childhood, spending the night at my girlfriend Angie’s house & waking up to Bill (Angie’s Dad) making crepes. They were so amazing!! Throughout my life, I have had crepes filled with all sorts...

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B.B.T.A (Bacon, Basil, Tomato & Avocado Sandwich)

I love BLT sandwiches! They were my favorite growing up and they still are. I make them much healthier than I used to but they are just as delicious! The basil adds great flavor and the avocado gives it...

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Chile Relleno Casserole

I really wanted to make Chile Rellenos but I decided to make a casserole instead because frankly, it’s MUCH healthier. I took the long route & blackened my own chiles and peeled them. It’s much more time consuming than...

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Roasted Asparagus with Parmesan Cheese

This is a great side dish. This is a simple, fast and delicious. My kids eat this all the time & love it. 1/2 – 1 lb asparagus spears 1 tbsp olive oil Salt and pepper to taste 1-2...

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Pork Chops in a Garlic and Ginger Sauce

I made this recipe for friends last night and it turned out great. The sauce has a sweet and salty combination that I love. It was an easy to make dinner with just a bit of prep work.  This...