Oven Baked Garlic Pork Chops

Pork Chops seasoned, browned then baked in the oven for a moist & delicious meat for your meal. Use your favorite seasoning, garlic, salt & pepper. I use different herbs each time I make these, for a different taste every time. This time I used Italian seasonings. Ingredients – I used garlic powder instead of minced garlic. Season the pork […]

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Roasted Spiced Carrots

I made these Roasted Spiced Carrots and let me tell you, they were the BEST carrots I have ever tasted! The wonderful flavor of the spices were delicious but what set this aside from all other carrot recipes is the red wine vinegar! Not a lot, just enough to meld all of the flavors together…… so good! This makes a […]

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Salsa

Garden fresh tomatoes, onion, garlic, green pepper, jalapeño pepper, cilantro or parsley, salt & pepper all chopped up to make a salsa that you can serve with tortilla chips. It is the end of our garden season so I thought I would whip up a batch of the salsa that I use to can about 50 pints of to last […]

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Slow Cooker Applesauce

Fall apples are everywhere right now. What better way to use them than by making applesauce. It doesn’t get any easier than making it in the slow cooker. Place everything in the slow cooker and it makes itself. I like my applesauce chunky but if you want it smoother, put it in the food processor, blender or use an immersion […]

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Taco Stuffed Tomatoes

What do you make when you pick tomatoes from your garden as large as your fists? Taco Stuffed Tomatoes made with cooked taco seasoned ground beef and topped with cheese, bacon, green onions and sour cream or add your own favorite toppings. Ingredients In a large skillet over medium heat, brown the ground beef with the onion. Drain any excess […]

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Italian Sausage Meatballs, Penne Pasta & Broccoli

Penne pasta, Italian sausage shaped into little meatballs, cheese, garlic and broccoli all tossed with a deliciously seasoned sauce. I used hot Italian sausage but you can use mild Italian sausage or whatever is your favorite Italian sausage. Adapted from: backroadjournal.wordpress.com Ingredients Cook the penne pasta according to package directions. Reserve 1 cup of cooked pasta water for later. Drain […]

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Smoked Or Oven Pork Shoulder

You can smoke this or put it in the oven. This recipe is compliments of my husband and has so many delicious flavors that we devoured this entire pork shoulder in 2 days. Adapted from the book “Secrets to Smoking on the Weber Smokey Mountain Cooker and Other Cookers”.   Ingredients – This pork shoulder was $23.20 on sale for […]

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Easy Peach Crisp

Easy Peach Crisp made with fresh or frozen peaches and topped with a crumb topping. Serve warm with vanilla ice cream (optional) for a wonderful dessert. Source: http://www.allrecipes.com     Ingredients   Place the sliced peaches evenly into the bottom of an 8″ by 8″ baking dish.   In a medium bowl add the flour, brown sugar, cold butter, cinnamon and […]

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