Strawberry Rhubarb Cookies

Last year I got a rhubarb plant from a friend, planted it, and forgot about it. Then this year it came back, happy as can be, thriving and taking up so much room with those massive leaves! I am an amateur when it comes to rhubarb. I think the only time I had tried it…

Chicken Philly Cheesesteak Stuffed Peppers

I am attending a wedding this Thursday, and the dress that I rented for the event is very fitted. I was nervous about that fact, so I decided to give up gluten for two weeks, and all I can say is, thank goodness I am not gluten intolerant. It is so hard to not eat…

Colorado Green Chili

I have been driven mad with trying to find the perfect recipe that compares to the green chili we get here in Colorado. If you have never had it, then you are missing out, I’m obsessed! There are two places in particular that have the very best green chili, and I am trying to copy…

Pearled Farrow w. Grilled pork and Brussel sprouts

I bought Pearled Farrow for the first time and started looking on pinterest for a recipe with farrow and pork. I was so unimpressed with all the options that I decided I just needed to invent my own recipe, adhering to all my needs. I’m so glad I did, because this lightly creamy, flavorful dish…

Orange Heart Ravioli

Well, it’s not truly pink, or red, or orange… so I want to call it Salmon colored Heart Ravioli, but then people glimpsing a read would think there is Salmon inside the ravioli.. So we will go with Orange Heart Shaped Ravioli! These adorable heart shaped ravioli are colored with tomato paste, and are packed…

Valentine’s Caprese Salad

What says Valentines day better than heart shaped food? This Valentines day Caprese salad is a simple Italian dish, made of sliced fresh mozzarella, tomatoes and sweet basil, all with a romantic twist.   All you need is: Fresh Mozzarella Fresh Basil Fresh Heartbreaker tomatoes (or another variety but these have the natural heart shape.)…

Curry Butternut Squash Soup

I have had this yellow Indian curry powder seasoning in my pantry for way too long, and decided to finally use it, by creating this curried butternut squash soup. An invention of a recipe, the soup turned out light & creamy, spicy, and packed full of flavor. A super easy crock-pot recipe good for about…

Crock Pot Green Chili Stew

I don’t know if it’s the cold weather, but I have been craving green chili recently. Canned soup is never satisfying, and only a few restaurants have it every now and then…So seems it’s time to make it myself. There are so many versions out there, that I couldn’t pick a recipe and decided to…

Pork Eggrolls

A cheap and quick easy meal for those of us on a budget and looking to meal plan.