Soup

Egg Drop Soup

  What seems like eons ago, a big group of us went to this amazing hibachi joint called Goten of Japan for my birthday. This was only my second visit to Goten but will go down as the most memorable one thus far. I am talking great friends, family, cocktails, shrimp being tossed at your… Continue reading Egg Drop Soup

Soup

Chicken Bacon and Wild Rice Soup

This beauty is a pin for a soup that I came across on Pinterest.  I must admit that I have a big habit of pinning recipes and not making them until weeks later. I can help it! There is so much to explore in that can of worms we love and know as Pinterest and… Continue reading Chicken Bacon and Wild Rice Soup

Vegetables

Summer Suash and Zucchini Casserole

I love summer squash and zucchini. I also love casseroles. Combine the two with a bit of cheese and it is like heaven in a casserole dish! This recipe I found at http://southernfood.about.com/od/zucchinirecipes/r/r100611a.htm Mind you, I increased my measurements in the picture because I only had large summer squash and zucchini, so the ingredients in… Continue reading Summer Suash and Zucchini Casserole

Pork

Smothered Pork Chops

I must say this is my new favorite pork chop recipe to date! I was getting tired of the same old same old pork chop, so I hopped up onto my trusty Google machine a pulled up this majestical recipe! http://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/tyler-florence/smothered-pork-chops-recipe/index.html I loved everything about it, especially since they came out extremely tender juicy and… Continue reading Smothered Pork Chops

Chicken

Jumbalaya

If you have not noticed, I have a bit of an obsession with Jambalaya, Creole, and all things New Orleans. Why? IDK? It just kind of happened, but I have learned not to question this, but rather embrace it! I mean who can argue with it? You can tell in the flavors that there are… Continue reading Jumbalaya