Pork Tenderloin w/Apples and Onions

Pork Tenderloin w/Apples and Onions

Pork Tenderloin with Apples and Onions – This is an easy, weeknight dish that can be ready in about 30 minutes. While the pork is in the oven, steam a veggie side or make a salad. Pork Tenderloin vs. Pork Loin  A pork loin is not the same as aRead More…

Easy Butternut Squash Soup

Easy Butternut Squash Soup

Easy Butternut Squash Soup – There are many versions of Butternut Squash Soup. I like this one (and most of the soups I prepare) because no cream is added. The hearty nature of the soup comes from breaking down the fleshy part of the squash, as well as the otherRead More…

Raclette Dinner Party – Leland, MI

Raclette Dinner Party – Leland, MI

Raclette Dinner Party – On a recent trip north to visit friends in Leland, MI, we were treated to a fun evening, with interactive food. It was something I had never heard of, a Raclette Dinner Party. A raclette dinner party is a twist on fondue that is a lot of fun. Very handsRead More…

Instant Pot Meatloaf & Mash Potatoes

Instant Pot Meatloaf & Mash Potatoes

Instant Pot Meatloaf and Mashed Potatoes – using pot-in-pot cooking. This technique lets you make two distinct dishes in your Instant Pot at the same time. It is especially handy for weeknight dinners. One of my favorite pot-in-pot recipes is Instant Pot meatloaf and mashed potatoes. The potatoes are boiledRead More…

Easy Colcannon recipe for St Patrick’s Day

Easy Colcannon recipe for St Patrick’s Day

Just in time for St Patrick’s day. The “Cooking Secrets for Men” version of Colcannon, using Bob Evans mashed potatoes instead of making your own.