I love Latin American food, but most recipes are not the leanest or healthiest for us. Especially with the chips, salsa and margaritas involved. In case you don’t know, I love margaritas! As a family we have spent a lot of time traveling to Mexico, and authentic Mexican dish is a wonderful thing. I have […]
I made Italian Stuffed Peppers for dinner Saturday night, one of my husbands favorite childhood recipes, though I despised these as a kid, I love them as an adult. The recipe is a snap to pull together and feeds a crowd. We also made it a movie night. Actually first we had to watch the […]
Did you know pork is served at New Year’s celebrations all over the world. Some cultures believe pigs symbolize prosperity and abundance because of their plump bodies and high fat content, while others say pigs symbolize progress because they push themselves forward as they root around in the dirt for food. This dish would be […]
When you have backyard chickens you eat a lot of eggs. I am sure that you have figured out by now that I love to bake, so I always use up a bunch of eggs whipped into my desserts, but I am always looking for other ways to use up the extras. I came across […]
My husband went to Costco and came back with pork shoulder again. I think he was trying to get me to make my Pork Tacos, but I had other plans. Because Fall is around the corner, I tend to start making dinners to freeze. Its nice to have a healthy, hearty meal I can […]
Jim has claimed this one of the best tasting dishes. I have to agree! If you are not interested in eating it as a taco, it would be just as delicious over rice. I used 6 pounds of shoulder in this recipe so the pics show a tripled recipe. I like to make enough to […]
Hi, I am Amy, and I am a confessed Food Lover, Garden Addict and Photo Junkie!
During the day you can find me in my garden or kitchen, and most likely my camera won’t be far. When I am not at home I like to head to the gym, or stretch out at hot yoga. I didn’t really start cooking and baking until I got married and I needed to feed my family!