red wine pork tenderloin

Rosemary & Garlic Pork Tenderloin with Red Wine Sauce

In Grilling, Pork, Sauce On August 9, 2012 1 Comment

Since I’m usually cooking for 2 I have to condense recipes down as to not end up with tons of leftovers. Because of this, I had to cut… Read More »

strawberry pie

Recipe Roundup: Pie

In Bakery, Fruit, Recipe Roundup On August 8, 2012 0 Comments

Let’s talk pie. Who doesn’t love pie? I think my favorite pie is key lime. Or maybe it’s apple. Or banana cream. I guess I really can’t say… Read More »

pork tenderloin

Grilled Honey Mustard Pork Tenderloin

In Grilling, Pork On August 7, 2012 0 Comments

I think I’ve said before that I’m not a huge fan of pork but I almost have to take that back because of my interest in pork tenderloin… Read More »

trail mix cookies

Trail Mix Cookies

In Cookies, Treats On August 6, 2012 2 Comments

Happy Monday folks! I’ve got some great recipes in store for the week but figured you might like something sweet to start your week. My Joy the Baker… Read More »


Recipe Roundup: Tomatoes

In Recipe Roundup On August 3, 2012 0 Comments

  Alright, I’m back. Sort of. I spent this week on the west side of Michigan for work and so I’ve been unable to cook as usual! I’ve… Read More »

potato salad

Cold Fashioned Potato Salad

In Salad On July 31, 2012 0 Comments

Let’s keep with the picnic side-theme this week. Up today: Cold Fashioned Potato Salad. Potato salad is a picnic favorite of mine, however, my problem is that I… Read More »

black bean and corn salad

Black Bean & Corn Salad

In Grilling, Sides, Southwest On July 30, 2012 0 Comments

Happy Monday everyone! I can’t believe that it’s nearly August. I’m trying to make the most of the rest of this summer and continue to grill out as… Read More »

almond joy bars

Almond Joy Bars

In Chocolate, Treats On July 27, 2012 2 Comments

The commercial for Almond Joy is playing in my head…Almond Joy’s got nuts…Mounds don’t. Mounds makes me think there would be a mound of almonds. I never understood… Read More »

Grilled Chipotle Chicken Tacos

Grilled Chipotle Chicken Tacos

In Poultry, Southwest On July 25, 2012 1 Comment

I was so excited to return Taco Tuesday this week. I’ve been eying up this recipe for Grilled Chipotle Chicken Tacos for a while now but they seemed… Read More »

Orzo with Chicken and Asiago

Orzo with Chicken and Asiago

In Italian, Pasta, Poultry On July 24, 2012 0 Comments

Here’s a quick little recipe that makes a great, complete meal: Orzo with Chicken and Asiago. As usual, I made a few alterations to the printed recipe to… Read More »


Festa Italiana

In Italian, Travels On July 23, 2012 2 Comments

Alright Monday. What do you have for me? The weekend was great, as usual. Summers in Milwaukee are filled with festivals galore…which means food. Lots of food. We… Read More »

Key lime pie

Key Lime Pie

In Bakery, Treats On July 20, 2012 2 Comments

I’m raising a glass this Friday to my favorite pie: Key Lime. If this pie is on a restaurant menu, you can guarantee I’m ordering it. It also… Read More »

grilled pork tenderloin sandwich

Grilled Pork Tenderloin Sandwiches

In Grilling, Pork, Sandwiches On July 19, 2012 0 Comments

Following my BBQ overload a few weeks back I thought I would be swearing off BBQ of any kind for the next month. Apparently not. I’ve been secretly… Read More »


Steamed Mussels

In Seafood On July 18, 2012 0 Comments

When I talk about my blog with strangers I find many people asking me how I have time to maintain it. I tell you what, it’s time consuming… Read More »

Italian Meatball Burger

Italian Meatball Burgers

In Beef, Burgers, Poultry On July 17, 2012 0 Comments

I’m back at it this week and my kitchen is in full-on cooking mode. I came across this recipe for Italian Meatball Burgers from Cooking Light and had… Read More »


Happy Friday!

In Cake On July 13, 2012 0 Comments

It’s finally here, folks…Friday. Thankfully after this weekend life will begin to slow down and I can get back to cooking and baking for you. There’s no ‘real’… Read More »