Asparagus and Shrimp Stir Fry w/ Farro

Morning shows are not generally my thing…unless we are talking Sportscenter – then I am totally game.  As a female, I feel the need to explain this habit.  You see, I grew up with brothers…therefore, mornings were comprised of Frosted Flakes and SportsCenter and after 18+ years of this ‘torture’, don’t ya know I foundContinue reading “Asparagus and Shrimp Stir Fry w/ Farro”

Apple Butter Bacon Pizza

Apple butter is probably one of my favorite foods this side of the Mississippi.  Now if you go west of the Mississippi, all bets are off.  I mean, who knows what I will encounter.  Wisconsin and a whole state of cheese are west of the Mississippi…While apple butter would surely hold a spot in theContinue reading “Apple Butter Bacon Pizza”

Polenta w/ Gorgonzola, Toasted Walnuts, & Honey

I had this for dinner and seriously contemplating eating the leftovers for breakfast. And by seriously contemplating…I mean I am dead set on it.  It’ll be good at 5am, right?  No?  Maybe? Wait, what?!?  Gorgonzola cheese is not your cup of tea before noon?  Hmm….Fine. I understand.  My stomach is weird.  I can eat anythingContinue reading “Polenta w/ Gorgonzola, Toasted Walnuts, & Honey”

Summer Squash Stuffed Boats

I was standing in the middle of a parking lot, shoulder to shoulder with strangers on one side and gossiping/people watching with Mel on the other, just rows from the stage,  preparing for what would be one of the best concerts I have ever been to, when my mind wandered to my hydrator and its contentsContinue reading “Summer Squash Stuffed Boats”

Baked Mini Shells w/ Pork Sugo

Is it really Friday already?  The Friday before Memorial Day weekend…seriously?!?  The unofficial start to summer.  Really? While I try to wrap my mind around the speed at which this year is unfolding, let’s do a week round-up.  Because I am sure you are all intrigued at what has been happening around here these pastContinue reading “Baked Mini Shells w/ Pork Sugo”