Main Dishes

  • Andouille Chicken Sausage with Leeks and Polenta

    So remember how I bought a whole bunch of chicken sausage because I had a billion coupons? Well don’t worry I’m ...

  • Bratwursts and Apple Sidecars

    I can't believe it's summer already!  Time has come and gone and our spring wedding is now two months behind us!  When ...

  • Buffalo Chicken Pizza

    I know I have been very absent for a very long time, but I’m doing my best and hopefully you are still with me :) ...

  • Butternut Squash Risotto

    On Fee SIMPLE Fridays you will get easy recipes.  In the legal field, Fee Simple is the absolute ownership of property ...

  • Butternut Squash Salad with Prosciutto, Apple and Pomegranate

    Oh y'all I'm just in love with colorful salads lately!  I just can't get enough.  I had this idea planned in my head that ...

  • Carbonara

    So this recipe is basically my go-to once a week type pasta.  It is seriously the easiest thing to make in the world, and ...

  • Chicken Pilau

    Oh y'all...this is it.  Chicken Pilau.  The recipe that eluded me for over a year. Want to know why? Because even though ...

  • Chicken Sausage and Peppers

    Oh em gee, y’all.  Cover your ears real quick because I’m about to toot my own horn (I know I’m ridiculously ...

  • Fee SIMPLE Friday: Easy Bolognese Sauce

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  • Fee SIMPLE Friday: Ham, Bean and Escarole Soup

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  • Fee SIMPLE Friday: Lemon Artichoke Risotto

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  • Fee SIMPLE Friday: Parmesan Encrusted Chicken

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  • Fee SIMPLE Friday: Pasta with Chard and Kale

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  • First “Trial and Error”…how I discovered “Potato Bacon”

    Well folks, it’s Saturday.  And that means, I’m coming up for air.  I’ve been studying like a maniac ...

  • Happy Holidays from OinK!

    So it’s the day after Christmas!  Actually it’s almost the day after the day after Christmas because it’s ...

  • How-To: Make and Use Compound Butter for your Thanksgiving Turkey

    I have a real treat for you guys today!  I made a video!  It's been ages since I've done that and you know what? It's ...

  • Panko-Baked White Eggplant with Tomato & Goat Cheese Salsa

    Wow, sorry guys.  Long time since my last post?!? Oops!  Sorry about that!  Between working as a clerk and starting my ...

  • Pappardelle with Italian Meat Sauce

    Yesterday was Matt’s birthday.  I won’t tell you how old he is, but I will tell you that one of his absolute ...

  • Pasta Carbonara

    This pasta carbonara is a mouthwatering recipe to a perfect evening meal!  I could honestly make and eat this every single ...

  • Pressure Cooker Beef Stew

    Oh y’all I’m addicted…  I have a serious obsession with my pressure cooker.  I’ve been wanting ...

  • Pressure Cooker Lentils

    This is LITERALLY a one-pot wonder.  My favorite kind of meal.  This is another reason why I’m obsessed with my ...

  • Pumpkin Soup with Tandoori Pepitas

    So, I made you guys a pumpkin soup this weekend... but not because I wanted to make you a pumpkin soup.  If I'm being honest ...

  • Quick Weeknight (Bun-less) Turkey Burgers

    Wow.  I’m astonished how long it has been since I have posted.  I have been so insanely busy that I barely have ...

  • Roasted Beets, Butternut Squash and Kale with an Egg

    ...served over brown rice with a shallot vinaigrette (that just seemed TOO long to add to the title!).  So basically a ...

  • Roasted Tomato and Garlic Marinara Sauce

    This Roasted Tomato and Garlic Marinara is the perfect weeknight meal in, when you want something healthy and delicious! ...

  • Rosemary and Sage Rack of Lamb

    Happy Easter weekend everyone!  I hope you are all enjoying your weekends!  I got a long weekend off from work, which ...

  • Seared Ribeye Steaks with Asparagus Salad

    This seared ribeye steak with asparagus salad, topped with a fried egg, is perfect for an intimate date night. This post ...

  • Super Simple Tomatoes with White Beans

    Hey guys!  Quick post this evening… Today was a lonnngggg day.  To tell you the truth, I felt like I was in 50 places ...

  • Swedish Meatballs

    When I was a kid, one of my au pairs, Anna, was from Sweden.  She used to make these phenomenal Swedish meatballs for me ...

  • Thai Chicken Pizza

    I’ve been craving something for forever.  FOR.EV.ER. (Sandlot Style).  I’ve been craving some peanut sauce. ...

  • Thanksgiving Leftovers: Stuffing Eggs Benedict

    You guys...I have an embarrassing amount of leftovers in my fridge. And they need to be gone soon before we are 1 week after ...

  • The BEST Pork Carnitas and My Best Friend’s Cookbook!

    These pork carnitas are the PERFECT weeknight meal and a new staple in our household!  Absolutely love them!  The ...

  • Tomato-less Chili

    I absolutely adore chili.  Usually filled with tomatoes.  Big plump, juicy tomatoes.  But as I’ve mentioned in ...

  • Turkey Sausage and Kale Pasta

    Hey guys!  Again please forgive my absence!  A lot has happened in the last few weeks!  I signed up for a freaking FULL ...

  • Watcha gobbling about? Turkeys?

    Sorry for the dork-fest post title, it’s just from one of my favorite shows, New Girl, which, if you don’t watch ...

  • Whole Wheat Penne with Roasted Asparagus, Sautéed Chicken, Spinach and Goat Cheese Cream Sauce

    Tonight’s dinner was finally worth posting… I’ve had a lot of things going on in my life (mostly good!) ...