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chili, beef, pinto bean, warm meals, soup, stew

Beef and Pinto Bean Chili

January is one of my favorite months to make stews and chilis.  It's the best way to heat up your body when you literally turn into a meat po...
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beef stew, balsamic, soup, dinner

Balsamic Beef and Veggie Soup

You can tell it's the winter season when the majority of my recipes are soups, stews or chili. Here's more proof that it's cold outside! Alth...
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goetta, breakfast, salad, lunch, egg

Goetta Breakfast Salad (uhh.. salad for breakfast?)

No, no. Breakfast food in a salad and eaten for lunch! Although, I'm sure it would be delicious and filling as a breakfast dish, but I just c...
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Spicy Peanut Pork and Noodles

I've been talking this recipe up for a while now on FB and Twitter and I finally get to share it! I was looking through my Google Reader food...
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tex-mex lasagna

Tex-Mex Lasagna

It wasn't until recently that I decided to try out lasagna making. My mom always made it when I was younger, but it was the typical Italian lasag...
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peanut butter cup cheesecake

Chocolate Peanut Butter Mousse Pie

Life has been busy, to say the least.  Therefore, I have not blogged in SEVEN DAYS.  Holy freaking crap.  I feel like a bad blogger.  So, I a...
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italian stuffed zucchini squash vegetarian dinner

Chobani Giveaway Winner and a Delicious New Recipe!

WOW! I received 45 entries for the Chobani giveaway and the lucky winner was... Congratulation, Melissa!  She had six entries, so she was ...
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Hungry Girl’s Paella

If you all haven't heard of Hungry Girl, you need to check her site out. She started off small, but now she's got a great site, a handful of cook...
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chinese noodle soup with chicken and arugula

Chinese Noodle Soup with Chicken and Arugula

Anyone who knows me knows that I love Asian food. And those closest to me know that I love soup. I could eat it every day for lunch! It's not...
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sweet chili chicken and veggies

Sweet Chili Chicken and Veggies

If I had to choose one place to live for the rest of my life purely based on my culinary preferences, it would be Thailand. The food is SOOOO...
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white bbq grilled chicken

Grill, Brine and Sunshine

Sunshine!  It's here!  It might not stay too long, so we MUST take advantage of it now.  How am I going to do that?  GRILLING!!!  (Am I too excit...
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fajita chicken stuffed poblanos

Fajita Chicken Stuffed Poblanos

OOOOOoooooo AAAAAAaaaahhhh!!!  This is what comes to mind when I hear the word "poblano".  It just dances on the tongue like the cha cha.  Po...
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honey sweetened beef stew

Honey Sweetened Beef Stew

Remember how I posted an entry about how one of my favorite foodie things is crockpots?  Well, I did another crockpot meal!  This one was adapted...
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thai curry

Red Winter Curry

I love a nice, warm, hearty stew or curry to warm me up on winter nights.  Heck, I'll even eat it on a summer afternoon!  It wasn't until I m...
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pita pizzas

Perfect Pita Pizzas

I put a status update on Facebook a few days ago about needing ideas for a quick, easy and tasty meal to make for dinner. My friend Johnell g...
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ravioli maker

Raviolis Running Wild!

What do you do when you have 33 dozen homemade, carb-o-licious raviolis in your fridge and no clue what their point value is?  Shit if I know...
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