Grilling · Main Dish · Planked

Planked Maple-Molasses Pork Tenderloin

Yes, pink-centered pork! If you learned to cook in the twentieth or early twenty-first century, or learned from someone who did, you probably learned to cook every last hint of pink out of your pork. And you probably used fattier cuts, because anything lean was like shoe leather when well-done. News flash: In 2011, the… Continue reading Planked Maple-Molasses Pork Tenderloin

Main Dish · One-Bowl Meals

Turkey – Pea Alfredo with Linguine

Why on earth do people complain about turkey leftovers? I’ve never understood this. I love leftovers! When I was growing up, we always had Thanksgiving dinner mid-day, then had turkey sandwiches in the evening. I think I enjoyed that meal almost as much as the main one. Now that I cook my own turkeys, I… Continue reading Turkey – Pea Alfredo with Linguine

Freezer Meal · Instant Pot Pressure Cooker · Main Dish · One-Pot Meals · Stovetop

Shrimp with Peas & Seasoned Rice

This delicious, paella-inspired dish is pure magic! Whether you cook it right away or freeze it for later, and whether you cook it on your stovetop or in your Instant Pot, the ease and speed with which you get dinner on the table will amaze your friends and family. On those days when you’re too… Continue reading Shrimp with Peas & Seasoned Rice

Freezer Meal · Instant Pot Pressure Cooker · Main Dish · Stovetop

Chipotle-Orange Chicken With Rice

This incredibly easy, delicious treat of a dinner is my take on a recipe from Once a Month Meals. I resized it for two people, decreased the amount of liquid, cut the sugar and salt way back, and added some True Orange Ginger. The result is even more flavorful, and a bit less runny. As the… Continue reading Chipotle-Orange Chicken With Rice