Cajun Pot Roast

Cajun Pot Roast

Pot roast is one of the first things a lot of people make when the weather cools. It’s easy, comforting, and a perfect start to the fall and winter. Most recipes are fairly easy and similar, and for good reason. Sometimes you want something a little different, though,...

Crispy Pumpkin Spice Chicken Thighs

After a kitchen remodel, we got new appliances, including an oven with a convection setting, which we previously did not have. I’ve used it occasionally, but never really found any use for it that I couldn’t live without — until I made these chicken thighs. They are...
Blackened Brown Rice Chicken Casserole

Blackened Brown Rice Chicken Casserole

There’s something about a creamy casserole that is perfect for a chilly night. It’s comforting and rich and filling, and usually makes good leftovers. The usual suspects (mac n cheese, tuna and noodles) are always nice, but sometimes you want something a little more...
Pineapple Steak and Pepper Skillet

Pineapple Steak and Pepper Skillet

Adding fruit to savory dishes is something that’s off the table to a lot of people. It’s sweet, it’s made into desserts or added to yogurt, not mixed with meat or spices. After all, look at the controversy that pineapple pizza can cause (I for one am a fan of it, by...

Sheet Pan Sausages and Peppers

At a cookout a few weeks ago, there were some Italian sausages that were haphazardly thrown on the grill. Italian sausages are one of those things that people think can’t be improved on because they already seasoned. While they can be delicious on their own, they can...