November 2012

A Chicken Sausage Meatball Miracle

Happy Thanksgiving! I hope your holiday was nice. I had a great time myself. I spent the day with my friends and family. We do a shared dinner and everyone brought something really delicious to the table this year. We all went home fat and happy.

Maple Pecan and Bacon Crusted Pork Loin

Maple Pecan and Bacon Crusted Pork Loin...

...with Home Made Apple Sauce!

Chicken, Dumplings, Soup

Chicken and Dumplings from Scratch!

I know some people might skip over this recipe but this is one of my favorite go-to, feel better, super easy, from scratch meals.

All you need is a few common ingredients that almost everyone has lying around. From scratch this should not take more than an hour to make.

Makes 4-6 Servings

Avocado, Corn, Cilantro, Tomatoes, Jalapenos, Lime

Grilled Avocado Soup

The recent poll has closed and this week's recipe pick is:

Grilled Avocado Soup!

Winter Recipes

Hearty warm dishes to soothe the soul and fight off the cold.

These recipes range from late summer to early spring and always satisfy!

Shepherd's Pie

Shepherd's Pie!

Oh, there is not much in this world as tasty and as warm-you-to-the-center-of-your-core as Shepherd's Pie.


What does it all mean?

Sunrise, Lake Michigan

My name is Christopher and I am obsessed with food. It is a bit like an addiction. I am constantly looking for my next hit or working on making it myself. I like growing it, I like searching for it and working to make something special. It consumes my life!

In a good way.

Tomatoey Meat Pasta, Recipe

Hearty Winter Pasta

When it is cold outside and I want something cuddle-worthy, I make this delicious chunky pasta.

Don't be shy with the parmigiano reggiano at the end!

1 Lb Box of Barilla Rotini

2 Tbsp. Olive Oil
1-3 Cloves of Garlic
1 Small Onion
1 Large Rib of Celery
1 Large Carrot

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