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…

Campfire Greenbeans

This weekend was an annual campout that my friends and family participate in, its basically a weekend we can all get together and relax outdoors while eating and drinking as much as possible (everyone needs time like that every now and again). This year I decided to make lunch on one of our days there….

Roasted Lemon and Rosemary Chicken

This is one of those meals that looks like it will be super difficult and scary to make but in reality, it is pretty easy and the oven does most of the work for you. It is also a great meal when you are wanting to make something a little fancy. Ingredients 1 small chicken…

Crispy Korean Wings

Fair warning these are messy, but delicious so its worth the mess…keep a lot of napkins handy!! Ingredients: Chicken wings ½ cup of corn starch 1 cup of flour black pepper cooking oil ¼ cup soy sauce 1 ½ cup cranberry juice 2 tablespoons honey 1 tablespoon sesame oil ½ tablespoon red chili flakes (you…

Simple Steak

Steaks can be intimidating to cook just because they are not cheap to buy and people have expectations when they sit down to eat one. I know these feeling first hand, there is really no reason to be nervous, this is how I cook my steaks, simple, easy, and fast. Ingredients: Steak (what ever cut…

Quick Tortilla Pizza

So in my house lunch is that hardest meal to come up with. I always have oatmeal, fruit, and yogurt on hand and I typically have a plan in place for dinner. Lunch, on the other hand, is the forgotten meal. I pretty much just grab whatever and try to pass it off as a…

Garlic Green Beans

It’s hard to come up with sides sometimes, when I was a kid when my parents asked me what veggie I wanted I always said peas, I liked them so much one of my nicknames my dad gave me was “pea girl.” So as an adult I try and mix it up a little. This…

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…

Creamy Chicken and Bacon Pasta

What makes this recipe great is there are just a handful of ingredients so as long as you have cream in your refrigerator more than likely you have the other ingredients. Ingredients 1 box of penne (or whatever type of pasta tickles your fancy) 2-4 pieces of bacon 1 large chicken breast ¼ cup butter…