Tender pork ribs slow cooked in a spicy adobo sauce made of tomatoes, onion, garlic, chipotle pepper, smoked paprika and oregano. Every night when my Dad gets home from work he checks the stove to see if we’re cooking meat for dinner. He’s lucky if he gets meat once a week when fresh summer produce...Read More
Slow cooker bacon onion jam
Bacon jam. A more fitting name for this concoction would be relish. Sticky, sweet, smoky, fatty, chewy bacon relish. Boy bait. Some girls use desserts as boy bait. I have a hunch bacon jam works better. A slightly strange mix of ingredients including onions, garlic, vinegar, maple syrup, brown sugar and coffee slow cooks into...Read More
Slow-cooker stuffed bell pepper soup
Stuffed bell peppers reincarnated in a soup! With ground beef, rice, peppers, tomatoes, onions and cheddar cheese in a spicy broth.
Slow cooker cheddar buffalo chicken sandwiches with ranch dressing
Chicken breasts slow-cooked in hot wing sauce with ranch dressing to combat the fiery heat. Pile it on sandwiches or use in your Tex-Mex recipes.
A muffin recipe has to be really good to get my endorsement. When it comes to baked goods, I have an exacting palate, and I am very particular about my muffins. Too many so-called muffins
Caramilk brownie bites
My sister and her husband came to visit a while ago, and very thoughtfully brought me a post-gestational-diabetes present - a large box of Cadbury's chocolate bars. I believe the box held 50 assorted bars,
Chocolate cherry breakfast bars (original recipe)
The dreaded school lunch. I don't quite know why this is, but making children's lunches for school is about as rewarding as making a beautiful gourmet dinner and then flushing it all down the toilet
Candy cane joe joe ice cream
"What the heck is a Candy Cane Joe Joe?", some of you may be asking. Ah, 'tis a sad business that not everyone in the world can know the pleasures of the Candy Cane Joe