Pork

Easy Puff Pastry Empanadas on The Jam TV Show

Pork, Kid-friendly, Entertaining/Holidays, Baked/Roasted, Video recipes
Empanadas is the Spanish hand-pie, with delicious flaky dough stuffed with ground meat and vegetables. In my version, I used a sheet of store-bought puff pastry coz to be honest I don't think I have ever made my own crust for empanadas. I don't have to! There's so much great...

Summer Corn and Sausage Rigatoni

Pasta, Pork, Kid-friendly, 30 minutes or less, Entertaining/Holidays
In the Midwest, sweet summer corn is THE ABSOLUTE BEST. Driving through the countryside is something I love to do and it has the best places to pull over and buy fresh summer corn straight from the farmers. Freshly picked corn is perfect for this recipe, Summer Corn and Sausage...

Crunchy Summer Peach Salad

Pork, Salads, Entertaining/Holidays, 30 minutes or less
You'll rarely see me crave for a salad. I'm a meat and potatoes kind of gal.  But I have figured out my style and flavor combinations that get me to eat salad. For the perfect salad, I always like a perfect mix of crunchy, salty, smooth and sweet to make...

Gluten-Free Brie, Mushroom and Bacon Quiche with The Maine Pie Co.

Pork, Baked/Roasted, Entertaining/Holidays
Easter brunch is a perfect time for a savory quiche. With our frozen gluten free pie shells, it’s easy to whip up a quiche that everyone can dig into. We like to make ours with traditional springtime ingredients, but we can never resist throwing in a few unexpected surprises. (adsbygoogle...

Garlicky Johnsonville Sausage Stuffed Mushrooms

Pork, Kid-friendly, Entertaining/Holidays, Baked/Roasted
So, I was finally on a reality cooking competition show. For so many years friends, family and fans have continually asked me to join a TV cooking competition and I was always so scared to do it...until I got the call from Johnsonville. The Johnsonville Sausage Dome is a 4-part cooking...

BLT Sushi

Pork, Kid-friendly, 30 minutes or less, Entertaining/Holidays
Sushi is good, but did you know it's also the perfect lunchbox meal? This BLT sushi is perfect for on-the-go and easy for kids' little fingers to pick up. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); BLT Sushi

Baked Embutido, Filipino-Style Meatloaf

Pork
(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); I love Embutido. It reminds me of Christmastime in the Philippines and I wanted to remake my version for my family.  Embutido is the Filipino-style meatloaf, traditionally steamed and stuffed with olives, raisins, eggs, and Vienna sausages. Like many of Filipino dishes, Embutido is Spanish-inspired...

Apple Juice Box Rosemary Garlic Pork Loin Filet

Pork, Entertaining/Holidays, Kid-friendly, Baked/Roasted
This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Smithfield® Marinated Pork. The opinions and text are all mine. Fall means it's time to break out your hearty, homey recipes. During the fall months when the air is crisp, there is nothing more comforting that the classic pairing...

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Slow Cooker Plum Cherry Chocolate Bread Pudding

Slow cooker, Desserts, Entertaining/Holidays, Kid-friendly, Baked/Roasted
Recipe sponsored by Kenmore Bread pudding has got to be one of my most favorite desserts. It's rich, gooey and can be made with so many different combinations.  You can find this recipe in the Kenmore livemore blog.  (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Lemon Herb Dutch Oven Roasted Chicken

Poultry, Baked/Roasted, Entertaining/Holidays, Kid-friendly
A great chicken dinner never goes out of style and my recipe for Dutch Oven Roasted Chicken takes simple ingredients and turn them into an elegant dish that’s perfect for dinner parties. See the full recipe in the Kenmore livemore blog: https://inspiration.kenmore.com/dutch-oven-roasted-chicken-recipe/ (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Fall Confetti Rice Stuffed Acorn Squash

Vegetarian, Entertaining/Holidays, Baked/Roasted
(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); I love squash! When roasted it becomes tender and sweet and perfect for stuffing. Acorn squash in particular is just the right size to cut in half and make into personal sized meals perfect for a holiday or any day.  Fall Confetti Rice Stuffed Acorn...

Chicken & Mushroom Spaghetti in Spicy Red Wine Tomato Sauce

Poultry, Pasta, 30 minutes or less
This recipe is sponsored by Dreamfields Healthy Pasta A big hearty plate of pasta is perfect for chillier fall nights. In this recipe, I took Dreamfields spaghetti and made one of my favorite sauces, Spicy Red Wine Tomato Sauce with chicken and mushrooms.  This recipe is also delicious with shrimp...

Easy Puff Pastry Empanadas on The Jam TV Show

Pork, Kid-friendly, Entertaining/Holidays, Baked/Roasted, Video recipes
Empanadas is the Spanish hand-pie, with delicious flaky dough stuffed with ground meat and vegetables. In my version, I used a sheet of store-bought puff pastry coz to be honest I don't think I have ever made my own crust for empanadas. I don't have to! There's so much great...

Stars and Moons Lunchbox Pasta Salad

Salads, Kid-friendly, 30 minutes or less, Pasta
This recipe is sponsored by Dreamfields Pasta (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); One of the best advices I can give about how to make great lunch boxes for kids is to keep the food simple, fresh and delicious. I'm not really the type to do "cutesy" food. But sometimes, I...

A Chicago Classic: Eli's Original Cheesecake with Illinois Peaches and Cream

Desserts, Entertaining/Holidays
Food is something to be celebrated. Especially when it’s dessert, and especially when it’s locally grown.  That’s why Illinois soybean farmers joined local foodies and others for a soy-inspired farm-to-table dinner this summer at the Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago’s Smart Home.  (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Three chefs...

Premade Slow Cooker Meal Pouches with Ziploc Vacuum Sealer

Beef, Kid-friendly, Slow cooker, Entertaining/Holidays
Sponsored by Ziploc Brand Vacuum Sealer I never thought just how helpful my Ziploc Brand Vacuum Sealer until I actually started to use it. Meal prepping take some work up front, but it pays off when you have the ability to create great everyday meals in those busy school and...

Toaster Oven Mexican Pizza

Vegetarian, Kid-friendly, Baked/Roasted, Video recipes, 30 minutes or less, Entertaining/Holidays
Sponsored by Kenmore (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Back to school means mommas everywhere are looking for quick, simple, affordable but delicious and healthy recipes. It's a lot to ask day in and day out! But, don't worry. Momma and Kenmore have come together for a series of Dorm Room...

Summer Corn and Sausage Rigatoni

Pasta, Pork, Kid-friendly, 30 minutes or less, Entertaining/Holidays
In the Midwest, sweet summer corn is THE ABSOLUTE BEST. Driving through the countryside is something I love to do and it has the best places to pull over and buy fresh summer corn straight from the farmers. Freshly picked corn is perfect for this recipe, Summer Corn and Sausage...

Dorm Recipes: Microwave "Stir Fry"

Vegetarian, Kid-friendly, 30 minutes or less
Recipe exclusively for Kenmore. Video produced by Kenmore. Ramen has long been a dorm room staple. These days there are many kinds of microwavable ramen. To keep it true to the old school dry ramen, I took a package to make a "stir-fry" version using ingredients laying around and easy to...

Grilled Cheese with Blueberries #BackToStrangewich

Vegetarian, Kid-friendly, 30 minutes or less, Video recipes
This post is sponsored by Mirum Shopper. All opinions are mine, oh, mine!  My son is almost 16 years old and it’s the time for me to start teaching him more recipes, get him excited and having fun in the kitchen. Since he was about 10 years old, he’s been...