Pumpkin Pasta with Bacon and Thyme

If you're anything like me you've overdosed on pumpkin desserts the last few months and are more than ready to move on. But maybe, just maybe, the pumpkin staring at you every time you open up your cupboard won't let you. If that's the case than this savory pumpkin pasta will speak to you in a … [Read more...]

Loaded Baked Potato Soup

If you love loaded baked potatoes and soup, like I do, then this is the perfect recipe for you! This thick and creamy potato soup is speckled with fragrant herbs like rosemary, thyme and parsley and topped with all of the somewhat-indulgent things found on a baked potato. It's hearty, warm and … [Read more...]

Zucchini and Linguine with Bacon Corn Pesto

A recipe that brings the end of summer harvest together with fresh corn, zucchini and basil in a creamy, luscious pasta dish. Given my love of fresh corn I knew the moment I laid eyes on this pesto recipe in bon appetit that I would be making it in some form or another. In the back of my mind was … [Read more...]

White Bean, Cauliflower and Bacon Soup

One of my favorite vegetables meets my most favorite bean meets bacon, which needs no introduction, in this quick and easy soup recipe. When I laid eyes on the biggest head of cauliflower I've ever seen in my life I knew right away it was destined for my soup pot. The place where the … [Read more...]

Bacon Pecan Crusted Chicken with Maple Honey Mustard

This is a unique recipe for Chicken with a Pecan, Bacon and Panko crust. Pecans and cooked bacon are chopped up in the food processor and mixed with panko. A delicious maple syrup mustard sauce is drizzled over top for serving. It has elements of sweet and salty that I love. Sometimes I get 'stuck' … [Read more...]