Category Archives: pork

Jul 14

Pressure Cooker (Instant Pot) Carnitas

Talk about a delicious and EASY meal! Our friends loved this one! Healthy, too! Pressure Cooker (Instant Pot) Carnitas adapted from PaleOMG 2 pounds pork shoulder/butt, cubed 2 teaspoons canola oil 2 teaspoons kosher salt 1 teaspoon cumin 1 teaspoon … Continue reading

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Jan 9

Pressure Cooker Sausage, Peppers & Onions

Yep, another Instant Pot post…get used to it because I’ve been experimenting a lot! How great does this look!?! And you won’t believe how easy it is. Pressure Cooker Sausage, Peppers & Onions adapted from Pressure Cooking Today Approximately 3 … Continue reading

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Nov 17

Sausage and Apple Stuffed Acorn Squash

This dish screams fall!! Delicious and comforting. Acorn squash has been one of our favorites this season…if you haven’t tried it yet, you need to! Sausage and Apple Stuffed Acorn Squash adapted from Prevention RD 2 large acorn squash, halved … Continue reading

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Oct 27

Chorizo and Sweet Potato Enchiladas

Enchiladas are by far one of the easiest dishes to make, and definitely one of my favorites when entertaining. Make ahead, pop right in the oven to reheat, spend more time with your guests…perfect! These were a big hit recently … Continue reading

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Oct 21

Brussels Sprouts with Pancetta & Onion

Brussels sprouts. You either love ’em or hate ’em. Which camp are you in? It’s tough to hate them when they’re prepared like this. They really are delicious! Have you seen them sold on the stalk? My local Trader Joe’s … Continue reading

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Apr 17

Cuban Panini

This is sort of a recipe remake…I had a slight variation of this here on my blog as one of my first recipes. I recently made it again for dinner guests and remembered how amazing it was. I also took … Continue reading

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Mar 3

Spicy Sausage, Escarole & Bean Stew

Happy Monday! And hooray for March! Anything that gets us one step closer to spring is awesome in my book. I am OVER the winter. One thing I do love about the cold weather, however, is a nice bowl of … Continue reading

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Dec 27

Pigs in a Blanket

I don’t know about you, but the thought of food right now makes me even more full than I already feel. WAY too much indulging this week! Still, there’s more…New Year’s is right around the corner, and good eats are … Continue reading

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Nov 21

Slow Cooked Puerto Rican Pork (Pernil)

One of my favorite things in the world…so easy to make, so tasty, and makes a TON. What’s better than pernil? OH, pernil in the CROCKPOT! Of course. Check out the ingredients list. It would be tough to have it … Continue reading

Posted in crockpot, freezer friendly, low carb, main dishes, make ahead, pork, Whole30 | 12 Comments
Nov 7

Hearty Beef and Chorizo Chili

This time of year makes you crave those stick-to-your-ribs meals. The kinds that simmer on the stove and make the house smell great. There could be snow on the ground, football on the tv, leaves rustling outside…you get the picture. … Continue reading

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