Crock Pot Lentil Sloppy Joes

Hi everyone, I’m back! I took an unintentionally long hiatus this Spring (sorry about that!), but now I am back with renewed enthusiasm just in time for Summer. Tonight, I made a really good new vegetarian lentil sloppy joes recipe that I adapted from my friend Erin’s blog, Naturally Ella. …

Crock Pot Vegetarian Meatloaf with Ketchup Glaze

Hello out there! Happy February! I’m on track for my one new recipe per month goal of 2015 — woo hoo! This new recipe I have for you today is one of my new favorites. Although M and I no longer eat meat, we are both Midwesterners who have traditionally …

Peking Pork Chops

Peking.  Beijing.  Potato, potaaato.  It’s weird that we refer to Beijing as Peking in some instances, but not others. I wondered why the whole time I was there.  Why were we eating Peking Duck in Beijing?  Let’s find out what this all about because it’s bugging me now. According to …

Sweet and Sour Pineapple Chicken

Today was one of those “what available food do I have in the frig?” kind of days.  Answer:  not much.  I had taken some chicken thighs out of the freezer a couple of days ago, so I used those.  I also had canned pineapple so I figured it’d be fun …