Mango Habanero Pork Tenderloin

Roasted pork marinated in a sweet and spicy vinegar based mango habanero sauce. I’ve been having a lot of fun making vinegar based marinades lately. My go to formula is usually a base vinegar ( red, white, rice wine ,etc.) + fruit + fresh peppers = delish! With this combo I’m keeping the marinades light,…

Classic Ham and Potato Soup

The creamiest potato soup loaded with veggies, honey ham and crispy bacon. The perfect one pot dish! We’ve had an overabundance of potatoes lately. So I’ve been trying to think of ways to use them up. Potato soup is the perfect way to get the potato recipes going and get some classics in. When I…

Barbacoa and Egg Sopes

Crispy homemade corn sopes topped with shredded barbacoa and creamy eggs. Barbacoa is one of my favorite dishes to make and it is a regular for us. If you’re unfamiliar barbacoa is typically beef cheeks, which can sometimes be hard to find so it’s often swapped with other cut of meat. Which is then simmered…

Creamy Sundried Tomato Roasted Chicken w/ Roasted Potatoes

One Pot! Whole roasted herb crusted chicken and salty red potatoes simmered in a sundried tomato spinach cream sauce. Roasted chicken has to be one of my favorite dishes. As we all know chicken is just super versatile you can have a new dish day after day. This dish I love because it has some…

Roasted Chicken Spaghetti

Herb, lemon and garlic roasted chicken and spaghetti tossed in a lemon parmesan pan sauce. Chicken spaghetti is starting to become one of my new favorite dishes. For me, as generic as it may sound spaghetti is probably my favorite noodle. I think alot of the time we associate the noodles with the dishes. Like…

Asian BBQ Pork

Charred thinly sliced barbecue pork tossed in a sweet and sticky banana ketchup bbq sauce This dish is seriously my favorite pork dish. Its the perfect tender crispy meat with a sweet and spicy sticky sauce. I was really in the mood for char sui pork since I know my recipe for it pretty much…

Creamy Penne with Bacon and Peas

Penne pasta tossed with creamy parmesan alfredo sauce, topped with crispy bacon and green peas. Penne pasta is one of my favorite noodles to cook with. Anytime I am using penne I know its going to be quick, simple and delicious. Also since I have a picky eater on my hands I know I have…

Homemade Chips w/ Creamy Borgonzola Fondue.

Double fried homemade crispy potato chips sprinkled with sea salt and creamy Borgonzola fondue. Borgonzola was a knew one for me. While I was out at Aldi I love to check out their meats and cheese selection because they always have something different. I stumbled upon this Borgonzola. Now Borgonzola if you haven’t figured it…

Garlic Butter Crawfish Smothered Grilled Chicken

Grilled chicken topped with a roasted lemon and garlic butter crawfish sauce. Crawfish are a huge thing here in the south. Crawfish is the main topic of conversation come end of February, so you better believe everyone is trying to get a hold of them now. Crawfish are generally sold two ways if they aren’t…