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 …

Eggplant Parmesan Pasta

  This is a recipe I threw together today – call it a hodgepodge of different existing recipes on the Internet for this dish. I was first properly introduced to the wonder of eggplant in Japan (called nasu) because everyone eats it over there. I tried Chicken Parmesan in a …

Buffalo Chicken Lasagna

You guys, this recipe THE BEST.  This recipe is the answer to all of your problems in life.  If you like buffalo chicken, this is 100x better because it involves cheese and lasagna noodles too!  Have I sold you on it, yet?  I hosted a crock pot party a couple …

Honey Garlic Chicken

There are times when crock pot cooking is very satisfying.  When done right, there is nothing better than a fresh batch of delicious slow cooked goodness.  This was not one of those times.  This isn’t a bad recipe, but it’s not good either.  I’ll give it to you anyway because …

Orange Apricot Pork Chops

I ended last week on a high note with this crock pot creation that I cooked overnight.  I was super pleased with the results – the apricot/orange/cinnamon combo really balances out the pork chops well.  It’s a pretty basic recipe and makes about four servings. Orange Apricot Pork Chop Ingredients: …