Dinner · Lunch · Recipes

Roasted Beets & Carrots Kale Salad with Pork Chops

I love lazy Saturdays and fresh, beautiful veggies on the cutting board! Just look at the vibrant, bold colors of these beets and carrots … they are making me smile today. Spring is my favorite season, which inspired me to make this dish. I’m so looking forward to the warm weather and planting new Spring/Summer veggies in the garden – just one of the many simple pleasures in life. Read more …

Dining Fun · Dinner

Pork Chops, Beef Steak & The Pioneer Woman!

Wow what an experience!! I have to thank my lovely man (Kyle) for taking a 2 hour detour on our trip home from Texas to visit The Pioneer Woman’s new restaurant, Mercantile. My sister (in Texas) recently had a little baby boy, so a trip to TX was in order. Mercantile opened three weeks ago in Pawhuska, Oklahoma, and I just had to throw it into our travel plans. I was elated when Kyle agreed to the detour! Read more …

Dinner · Lunch · Recipes

Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms

It’s time for something yummy! My Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms recipe is another hit around my house! Who doesn’t love a crispy, golden brown, cheese topped delicacy? I can honestly say I am grateful for these flavorful mushrooms, and I appreciate the farmer/gardener who harvested them. Portobello’s are my favorite! They have a wonderful dark color, and a subtle earthiness which enriches the flavors of the ingredients in this recipe. Read more …