Red Beans and Rice #SundaySupper

Red Beans and Rice

Today we're celebrating Fat Tuesday #SundaySupper style. There were a couple of different ways I could have gone with this. One was to make something absolutely decadent and sinful and the other was … [Read more...]

Spaghetti Squash in a Creamy Sausage Sauce #SundaySupper

Spaghetti Squash in a Creamy Sausage Sauce

This week's #SundaySupper theme is Squashin' Winter featuring winter squash recipes and is hosted by girlichef. I had originally planned a sweet butternut squash recipe but as you can see there are … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker Garlic and Herb Pork Chops with Veggies #SundaySupper

Slow Cooker Garlic and Herb Pork Chops and Veggies from Cookin' Mimi

This week’s #SundaySupper theme is One Pot Meals and is hosted by Amy from Kimchi Mom. It’s no secret that I absolutely love my slow cooker so I knew a slow cooker dish would be the way to go. Slow … [Read more...]

Hawaiian Pork


This is a recipe I adapted from a recipe I already have on the blog. I love my recipe for Hawaiian Chicken and decided to try it as a freezer recipe with pork. I am glad I did because I liked the way … [Read more...]

Carnitas Tortas #SundaySupper


This week’s #SundaySupper is all about Global Street Food and I decided to go with a Mexican inspired sandwich. Slow cooker carnitas and refried beans on a bolillo roll are topped with cheese, lettuce … [Read more...]

Pork Chops in a Creamy Mushroom Sauce


We don’t eat pork chops very often but when we do I try to make them in a different way. This recipe for pork chops in a creamy mushroom sauce is one such recipe. Mushrooms are my ingredient of the m … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker Kalua Pork


This particular recipe has been on my to-blog list for over a year. I’ve made it several times but would forget that I needed to take pictures of it until after it was all gone. That sort of thing h … [Read more...]

Chipotle Pulled Pork with Caramelized Onions: Secret Recipe Club


Happy New Year!! I took a bit of a computer break over November and December. It was unplanned but well worth it. January will probably be low key while I get back in the swing of things around … [Read more...]

Oven Barbecued Ribs

During the summer I am all about easy meals. While I really do love cooking, when the sun is shining and the fresh air beckons me I want meals that take very little hands on time in the kitchen. This … [Read more...]

Smothered Pork Chops

Growing up I dreaded the nights we had pork chops. Then when I started cooking and seeing all kinds of delicious looking recipes for chops I very hesitantly gave them a second chance. Turns out I just … [Read more...]