Gameday Pork Chop Sliders

It’s football season!  That means one thing to foodies: FOOTBALL FOOD! Gameday and tailgate food is its own unique cuisine. It’s not the most healthy food, but it doesn’t have to be a heart attack on a tortilla chip either. These sliders were inspired by my Best Pork Chops You’ll Ever Eat, and they’ve been […]

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Sugar-Free Chocolate Almond Brownie Cookies

I’m calling these “brownie cookies” for now because I didn’t think to just make them in a sheet and call them brownies. Next time, I’ll try that, but these turned out great, so I’m going to go ahead and share them with you. I made these so that my diabetic dad and my gluten-free sister […]

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Incredible Gluten-Free Barbecue Boneless Pork Ribs

These barbecue pork ribs are so good that it’s shocking. My little sister has to stay on a gluten-free diet, and I love to cook for her. However, staying safely gluten-free is very limiting and difficult, and often times she has to sacrifice taste for the sake of her health. I had a regular recipe […]

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Stuffed Enjoya Peppers

I’m so in love with these peppers!  Enjoya bells are beautiful, sweet, striped peppers from Holland.  Whenever I find them, I grab them and try to come up with a new way to serve them. This time, I’m stuffing the bottom half with cottage cheese.  The tops can be sliced or chopped and added to […]

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Pickle-Tini

This cocktail was an invention for a martini-bachelorette party. I was supposed to bring a batch of my favorite martinis. I’m a big lover of green olives, and a perfect, dirty, vodka martini is my favorite drink, but I realized that I had no olives at the last minute and had to improvise. As it was a bachelorette […]

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Seared Whole Tomatoes

Who knew that to make a veggie more healthy you had to make it taste better?! Apparently, that’s the skinny on tomatoes. While raw tomatoes are great, slightly cooked tomatoes are even better for you. Tomatoes that are slightly heated release more cancer-fighting anti-oxidants without destroying some of the vitamin C that over cooking them […]

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