You know this blog is supposed to be about “family, food, and other good stuff.” I haven’t written a food post in about 5 months though. Curiously that coincides with being pregnant. Yeah, so I’ve had a weird relationship with food lately. This one was written before I got all crazy and started hating things… Continue reading 5 Ways to Use Pesto This Summer
I decided I wanted to make a white bean chicken chili this weekend because I wanted chili to eat while we watched the OU/Texas game (BOOMER SOONER). We didn’t have any beef on hand, but we did have white beans and chicken. I in no way expected this to be as satisfying as a beef… Continue reading White Bean Chicken Chili
Originally posted on Cast Iron Dan:
Last week we went to my brother’s house for a BBQ. Don just got a new smoker and he cooked up some excellent pulled pork and six racks of baby back ribs. As we were talking, I told my brother that I had some pastrami curing at home and…
This is my new favorite weekday lunch. It’s easy to prep and shaking up a plain ole’ salad. If you meal prep, this would be a perfect addition to your rotation. Plus, if you want to get really crazy with it, you can add some Homemade Croutons. I take my lunch in a bento box, which… Continue reading Salad with Shredded Buffalo Chicken
Serve with roasted sweet potatoes for a new take on burgers and fries.
In the recent past I’ve started to look for ways to get us out of our at home food rut. So I’ve been brainstorming how to keep recipes simple but add a twist. This recipe is a product of that. These tacos turned out better than I was expecting and will probably making their way… Continue reading Asian Pork Tacos
You know how most of my recipes are thrown together by kind of looking around and seeing what we have in the kitchen to work with and hope it turns out okay? Well this was not like that. Shocking. I know. I have had this idea rolling around in my head for awhile now. So when… Continue reading Honey Cheddar Polenta with Bacon Wrapped Shrimp