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Saucy Pulled Pork Sandwiches

PrintSaucy Pulled Pork Sandwiches Total Time: 8 hours Yield: SERVES 8+ Ingredientsingredients: 1 (5 to 6 pound) pork shoulder 1/4 cup loosely packed brown sugar 1 1/2 teaspoons smoked paprika 1 teaspoon garlic powder 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon black pepper 1/2 teaspoon chipotle chili powder 1/2 teaspoon onion powder 1 1/2 tablespoons canola oil […]

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Sour Cream Jam Stacked Pancakes

Yield: 14-16 Pancakes ingredients: 2 cups flour 1 tablespoon baking soda 1/2 tsp salt 2 large eggs 1/4 cup sugar 1 cup sour cream 1 tablespoon vanilla bean paste (or vanilla extract) 1 cup milk 1 heaping cup jam directions: Preheat oven to 200 degrees. In a small bowl, mix together flour, baking soda and salt. […]

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Blow your MIND Tomato Basil Pasta!

Ingredients 12 ounces pasta (I used Linguine) 1 can (15 ounces) diced tomatoes with liquid ( I used zesty red pepper flavor) 1 large sweet onion, cut in julienne strips 4 cloves garlic, thinly sliced 1/2 teaspoon red pepper flakes 2 teaspoons dried oregano leaves 2 large sprigs basil, chopped 4 1/2 cups vegetable broth […]

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Dijon Chicken Club Sandwiches

By the time I get home from work, I often don’t feel like cooking a big meal. But if I’ve done some of the prep work in advance, it becomes really easy. This is pretty much my weekday plan. If I didn’t do this, we would end up eating out a lot more often, or […]

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BROCCOLI PASTA SALAD

I served this salad at the tea party bridal shower I recently hosted.  It was a huge hit.  I first has this salad about a year ago at a neighborhood pot luck and asked for the recipe right away.  I never got around to making it.  I wanted to add a salad into our tea party menu […]

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BAKED CHOCOLATE DONUTS WITH CHOCOLATE GANACHE AND SPRINKLES

The donuts are soft and fluffy without being airy, dry, or overly cakey. I used both buttermilk and oil to ensure they stay moist and springy. They and aren’t overly chocolaty or too bold, nor are they overly sweet. They remind me of classic bakery chocolate cake donuts. I made 6 donuts and 4 large […]

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HOMEMADE THIN MINTS

HOMEMADE THIN MINTS

Just 3 ingredients in these Homemade Thin Mints that taste like the real thing, and no one ever guesses what the ‘secret ingredient’ is. Incredibly easy to make, always a hit at parties, and now you can make your own Thin Mints any time of year and don’t have to wait for cookie season!   Yield: about […]

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