Wild Pear glaze/sauce

My in laws have a wild pear tree and every year I think surly there is something I can do with them and not let them go to waste.  Wild pears are super hard so they aren’t very good to just eat.  I had a big ham and wanted to do something with it so me and…

Simple Pan Cooked Porkchops

This makes for a really simple and fast meal, also it doesn’t take to many ingredients which comes in handy in times like these that grocery stores are still struggling to keep up on meat supply. I was going to make breaded pork chops one night then realized I didn’t have any eggs but there…

Black Beans and Ham

This is kinda a take-off of Brazilian black beans, I had them at a restaurant once and was blown away from the taste. This is a great recipe, especially now with the lockdown situation, it costs very little and can easily be a complete meal with some rice.  I use what they call a “ham…

Lemon Pepper Pork Chops and Gravy

Hello all from lockdown!! Yep, we are still social distancing so I am still making recipes with things I happen to have already. This is a nice recipe to make on a cold rainy day, which here in Indiana we have had quite a few recently. It doesn’t require too much and none of the…

Lemon Pepper Chicken

This is another recipe that I am going to use my favorite cut of chicken! So prepare yourself, you will be using chicken thighs. If you haven’t tried them already you are missing out and I’m not afraid to say it! Ingredients: 5 boneless skinless chicken thighs course black pepper onion powder garlic salt ¼…

Beef Pot Pie

It was a cold and snowy day and I wanted to make something to warm up the family. I took a look what I had and turned out I had the things I needed to make beef pot pie! This recipe isn’t difficult it just takes some time, so if you have a slow Saturday…

Crispy Spicy Chicken Thighs

This recipe is a little bit of a blend because I use Cajun, and Mexican spices so I don’t even really have a good name for it. For this recipe, I used a couple of store-bought mixed seasonings which I will show you what I used but you can of course substitute if you have…

Spicy Chicken Sandwiches

  I don’t know about you but I love spicy chicken sandwiches. So instead of running out and buying one every time I wanted one I figured I should make my own. You more than likely have the majority of the ingredients you need already so this makes for an easy crowd pleaser. Ingredients: 2-4…

Chicken and Green Pepper

As you all well know I like to make things from scratch because I love cooking and I love to improve on things. Every so often however I run across something premade that is good and makes my life easier. This is an example of one of those times. I am a big fan of…

Pepper Stuffed Pork Loin

Pork loins are hard to cook because they are very easy to dry out. I wanted to come up with some kind of recipe that would help prevent that…. Ingredients: Pork Loin (the one I used was a little under 2 pounds but you can use whatever size) ½ cup honey ¼ cup dark brown…