15 Minute Pasta Bake – For One

I know, I know….We’ve all tried a bunch of the Konjac Shirataki noodles, which are generally pretty fishy smelling.However we’ve stumbled across a brand that we are pretty impressed with, Liviva. We purchased a pack of the Penne style pasta and upon opening didn’t really get much of an odor at all….GOOD START. It comes … Continue reading 15 Minute Pasta Bake – For One

Barbecue Pork On A Jalapeno Cheddar Corn Bread Waffle Bun

So as you know from our Slow Smoked Pork Ribs Blog we put up a couple of weeks ago,  My husband is OBSESSED with American Style Barbecue and smoking meat….So we treated him to an early FATHERS DAY PRESENTand bought him a Pit Boss Wood Pellet Smoker. Well he’s just as obsessed still, and we came up with a great … Continue reading Barbecue Pork On A Jalapeno Cheddar Corn Bread Waffle Bun

Ricotta Gnocchi

So…. I miss gnocchi…..I really really miss gnocchi!!And yes, we’ve tried to make a few keto versions using the way too overused FATHEAD DOUGH.I’m sorry, but…..NO!!! If you enjoy chewing on chewy cheese that’s posing as gnocchi…then that’s fine, but it in no way reminds me of the homey, comforting, soft, pillowy light as a … Continue reading Ricotta Gnocchi


Well that super cold weather is really setting in now and my husband and I were discussing over coffee, how we’d really like to visit my Oldest Daughter soon… Well we live in Tennessee and my daughter, her husband and my 2 Grandchildren live in Louisiana. A little bit of a drive to say the … Continue reading Jambalaya