60 Minute Meals, Grilling, Pork, Recipes

Grilled BBQ Pork Tenderloin with Peach BBQ Sauce

When I was writing my June Menu, D.J. was helping me think of new recipes, and when he mentioned pork tenderloin, I knew I had to add it to the menu.  BBQ Pork Tenderloin is super easy to make and takes no time at all making it a perfect weeknight meal, and when paired with… Continue reading Grilled BBQ Pork Tenderloin with Peach BBQ Sauce

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20 Minute Meals, Appetizers, Kid Approved, Pork, Recipes

Get Ready For Back To School In Only 25 Minutes With These Easy Make Ahead Homemade Pot Stickers

Homemade Pot Stickers are one of favorite foods and are so easy to make!  Only 25 minutes and 3 easy steps and dinner is done! We love pot stickers and usually get them when we are at a restaurant, but as delicious as pot stickers can be from a restaurant, nothing compares to the homemade ones.… Continue reading Get Ready For Back To School In Only 25 Minutes With These Easy Make Ahead Homemade Pot Stickers

Grilling, Kid Approved, Pork, Recipes

Low and Slow Fall Of The Bone BBQ Ribs

For me, Summer doesn't officially start until we sit outside all day and cook up some juicy BBQ Ribs!  And this year, summer started on Father's Day weekend, when we sat outside with our neighbors, grilled up some ribs and had some tasty frozen margaritas!  The weekend really couldn't get much better! There are endless… Continue reading Low and Slow Fall Of The Bone BBQ Ribs

60 Minute Meals, Budget Meals, Kid Approved, Make Ahead Meals / Freezer Meals, Pork, Recipes

Leftover Night Simplified! Easy BBQ Pulled Pork Shepherd’s Pie

Do you love leftovers?  We sure do!  On leftover night D.J. always talks about how his Mom took leftovers and made something completely different with them, so I channeled his Mom, and made this BBQ Pulled Pork Shepherd's Pie using the leftover CrockPot Pulled Pork and Mashed Sweet Potatoes from last weeks menu. Delicious right?… Continue reading Leftover Night Simplified! Easy BBQ Pulled Pork Shepherd’s Pie

Crockpot, Kid Approved, Pork, Recipes

So Simple and So Delicious! Easy CrockPot Pulled Pork

Incase you didn't know by now, I LOVE pork!  It's so versatile, and super easy to cook - especially in the CrockPot like this CrockPot Pulled Pork. This recipe is very basic and very simple to make.  I kept this one simple without a lot of flair because I had a few different recipe in… Continue reading So Simple and So Delicious! Easy CrockPot Pulled Pork

orange glazed easter ham
Easter, Holidays, Kid Approved, Make Ahead Meals / Freezer Meals, Pork, Recipes, Sunday Suppers

Get Ready For Easter In 20 Minutes! Orange Glazed Easter Ham Recipe

I love spring.  The days are longer, the sun is shining, and the weather is warming up and vegetables are starting to become more readily available, and of course, Easter Ham!  When ham hits the grocery stores, I know that spring is upon us.  We prepare our Orange Glazed Easter Ham the night before so… Continue reading Get Ready For Easter In 20 Minutes! Orange Glazed Easter Ham Recipe

green chili quesadilla
20 Minute Meals, Appetizers, Kid Approved, Leftovers, Make Ahead Meals / Freezer Meals, Pork, Recipes

Make Ahead and Freeze For A Quick and Easy Dinner Solution – Green Chili Quesadillas

Remember that awesome Colorado Style Green Chili from a couple weeks ago?  I used it to smother breakfast burritos, just as chili itself and to make these quick and easy Green Chili Quesadillas. I wasn't lying when I said in Colorado, we smother/serve everything with green chili.  If I am not mistaken, there is even… Continue reading Make Ahead and Freeze For A Quick and Easy Dinner Solution – Green Chili Quesadillas

Creamy Chicken Broccoli and Bacon Pasta
20 Minute Meals, Kid Approved, Pasta, Pork, Poultry, Preschool, Recipes

A 30 Minute Kid Friendly Dinner For Busy Weeknights! Creamy Chicken, Broccoli and Bacon Pasta

A 30 minute kid-friendly dinner with pasta, cheese AND bacon.  What’s not to love?  Creamy Chicken, Broccoli and Bacon Pasta is a recipe that will have everyone coming back for seconds! This was a last minute recipe inspired by Anthony.  D.J. surprised me with a date night, and I needed to make dinner for him… Continue reading A 30 Minute Kid Friendly Dinner For Busy Weeknights! Creamy Chicken, Broccoli and Bacon Pasta

how to cook bacon in the oven
20 Minute Meals, How To Cook For Beginners, How-To, Pork, Recipes, Technique Tuesday

Make Mornings Easy! How To Cook Bacon In The Oven

There are so many ways to cook bacon; in a skillet, on a griddle, in the microwave, deep fried, but the best way of all is to bake it in the oven!  If you've ever wondered how diners have that perfectly flat and crispy bacon, and yours is always curly and crumbly, it's because of… Continue reading Make Mornings Easy! How To Cook Bacon In The Oven