Category Dinner!

Memorial Day BBQ Menu

If you’re in need of a last minute menu for Memorial Day, I’ve got you covered with four delicious and impressive dishes! They’re not your ordinary dogs and burgers, but my chicken kabobs and BBQ ribs will knock your guests’ socks off! Enjoy a refreshing mint lemonade and later indulge in delicious apple tarts. For […]

Sizzling Fajita Chicken and Bell Peppers

Prep/Cooking time: 30 minutes Servings: 4 Call me crazy, but the sound of sizzling food reminds me of spring on my back patio. That’s why I have been holding on to today’s recipe for a few months. It’s perfect for spring weather, something that can keep you just warm enough to eat on the deck […]

The Best Garlic Knots You Ever Ate

Prep time: 10 minutes, active Baking time: 15 minutes Yields: 8 garlic knots It’s Super Bowl week and I’ve got a new, delicious recipe so you can impress your football friends! These garlic knots are super easy to make, and you don’t need any fancy ingredients. If you’re looking for other ideas, last year I […]

Easy Chicken Broth

Prep time: Less than 10 minutes Cook time: 2-3 hours Broth is a delicious, versatile item to have in your pantry or freezer. It’s used in so many things – not just soup (think casseroles, rice pilaf, pasta dishes, etc.). And it can be made with little to no effort, or cost. Whether you’ve roasted […]

Chicken Pot Pie

Prep time: 20-30 minutes (total) Cook time: 35 minutes Chicken pot pie is one of the most delicious things that winter can bring. It is warm, flavorful, and flaky. One of my favorite Barefoot Contessa episodes is when Ina Garten makes these adorable personal mini pot pies. My recipe is meant for a 8-12 inch […]

Apple Roasted Pork Loin

Prep time: 20 minutes Cook time: 75 minutes Serves: 6 It’s getting colder and the holidays are coming up, so now is the perfect time to introduce a roast to my recipe repertoire. Why pork loin? It can be super moist, and pairs nicely with a lot of things, especially apples and potatoes. I also […]

Creamy Pesto Pasta

Cook/prep time: 30 minutes Today I’m posting one of my favorite recipes, one that I’ve been eating a lot of lately – Creamy Pesto Pasta. It’s one that gets you by in a pinch because no meat is required. Should you find yourself in a state of baconless despair, simply skip that step! And that’s […]