Red Pepper And Spinach Sauce

Last Thursday as I was planning our menus for the next few days I realized I had lots of stuff in my fridge and pantry that needed to be used before it went bad. Oftentimes this leads to me making strange flavor combos, but today I was able to make something pretty tasty. It’s a very… Continue reading Red Pepper And Spinach Sauce

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How to Butcher a Pork Loin

Remember how on Thursday’s post I said that knowing how to make homemade chicken broth is a life skill? Well today, I’m going to share another one with you. It’s not particularly fancy and most of you probably already do it, but for those of you that don’t, prepare to be educated. Knowing how to… Continue reading How to Butcher a Pork Loin

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Homemade Chicken Broth 

I love making my own broths and stock. Not only is it cheaper than buying commercial varieties, but it tastes so much richer (and less salty). Chicken broth is also chock full of minerals and amino acids that can help stave off illnesses, and by slow cooking the ingredients you get more nutrient extraction. Today,… Continue reading Homemade Chicken Broth 

Sesame Stir-Fried Noodles

I love Asian food of all types and this recipe is a sort of strange culinary mix of Japanese and Chinese flavors and ingredients. It’s an interesting combo but trust me when I say it’s 100% delicious, and very quick to make which makes it perfect for weeknight dinners. You can add some chicken or… Continue reading Sesame Stir-Fried Noodles

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Savory Tortellini Soup

Today I have a completely original, totally made up recipe I want to share with everyone because its amazing. When I woke up this morning I knew it was going to be one of those Sundays where I needed to fix something warm and hearty for lunch. It was quite chilly outside and Mr. Ogle… Continue reading Savory Tortellini Soup

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Jameson Beef Jerky

Until recently I had never had beef jerky, and then a few months ago I bought a food dehydrator on a whim, and my life was changed forever. Trying to figure out exactly what to do with my new Nesco dehydrator I read the recipe booklet that came with it, and beef jerky was the… Continue reading Jameson Beef Jerky

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