Tagged with bacon

Cuban Pork Shoulder with Beans and Rice

Cuban Pork Shoulder with Beans and Rice

Hey lovelies! Today I wanted to tell you about another one of the cooking adventures I had over my holiday break this year. I really revved up the engines in my kitchen over the holidays and tried my hand at some involved recipes. It was fun! (Did you see my Beef Stuffed Cabbage Rolls & … Continue reading

Pierogies with Sautéed Cabbage and Bacon

Pierogies with Sautéed Cabbage and Bacon

This dish is one I didn’t photograph while cooking for two reasons: It is so easy! I didn’t plan to blog about it. Which means I only have one picture of the final dish. But after eating this delicious, change-of-pace dinner, there was no way I could deprive you guys of this recipe. It is … Continue reading

Photo of the Week-Bacon

Photo of the Week-Bacon

This week’s photo of the week is bacon? Why bacon? Well, why NOT bacon? Bacon because it’s going to be a good day. This morning I went for a run/walk and could see the Goodyear Blimp flying around town, in preparation for the big Michigan vs Notre Dame game tonight. (Actually that probably would have … Continue reading

Cobb Salad with Avocado Dressing

Cobb Salad with Avocado Dressing

Cobb Salads. Mmm. Now, I realize Cobb Salads are nothing new or novel.  I have little to offer in terms of changing it up. But, I think a good Cobb Salad needs few improvements or modern twists. Here I have just a couple tips for making your next Cobb salad a little better, and some … Continue reading

Drunken Pinto Beans

Drunken Pinto Beans

Earlier this spring I planted lots of flowers around our yard, including these potted flowers on our deck. Unfortunately, this little a-hole has taking a rather fond liking to these flowers. In fact, he finds them quite deliciously nom-able. He’s been caught in the act many times over this past week. I’m afraid my attempts … Continue reading

The Second Bombing

The Second Bombing

Hey friends! How’s your Saturday goin’? Mine’s pretty swell so far. Sipping some tea while I sift through DOZENS of photos from the last few days. I have a few big posts up my sleeves, so hope you’ll stay tuned. In the meantime, I thought I’d pop in the share the breakfast I enjoyed at … Continue reading

Breadstick Pizza

Breadstick Pizza

When Papa Romano’s closed earlier this year (sad face), it left a void in my pizza sources. Time to make my own! Recently in Simple & Delicious I saw this recipe for ‘Breadstick Pizza’ that sounded unique, and I decided to try it. (I actually cut the original recipe in half, to feed just two … Continue reading

BART Sandwich

BART Sandwich

I made the best dinner tonight out of practically nothing. Best sandwich EVER! Well, this sandwich is a close second. And okay, maybe not quite as good as MBD, but best homemade sandwich, okay? I call it the BART! On toasted, seeded rye bread: Bacon! Avocado slices Romaine Tuna, mixed with a dab of Miracle … Continue reading

Sava’s–Take III

Sava’s–Take III

It just wouldn’t be the beginning of a new week without my weekend nomming update, amirite?! Friday, hitting up a semi-quaint bar for cocktail hour was attempted, but, not wanting to wait for a table, my dining companion and I hopped across State Street and hit up Buffalo Wild Wings for some dranks and nibbles … Continue reading