Month: May 2017

Pork Ragu with Penne Pasta

Pork Ragu with Penne Pasta

Cooking with leftovers is something I’m trying to get better at. I just made that huge pork shoulder and there was still a hefty amount of leftovers. Food waste is an awful thing, and I desperately try not to waste anything. Here is an idea of […]

Spiced Pork Shoulder

Spiced Pork Shoulder

After a few healthy meals we went back to our bad habits… yes… PORK! I’ve never cooked a pork shoulder before. Eaten it a bunch of times. However, this was my first attempt at making it. We should have grilled it, but this past weekend […]

Eggplant Sheet Pan Dinner

Eggplant Sheet Pan Dinner

If you can’t tell now, I’m a huge fan of quick, FAST dinners. I don’t have time to mess around in the kitchen, I have a full-time job, dog, cat, fish, and a lot of plants. So if I can make dinner easy on myself, […]

The Great Aphid War of 2017 Pt 2

The Great Aphid War of 2017 Pt 2

Fucking aphids. My garden (indoor and outdoor) is still under turmoil. I went out of town for a few days, and it was as if I wasn’t even there before fighting them. When I got home I saw the damage. And it’s bad. Outside I […]

5 healthyish things to eat when you have the drunchies or munchies

5 healthyish things to eat when you have the drunchies or munchies

Let’s be honest. Drinking is great. And if you can legally have marijuana, it’s also pretty great. There are drawbacks though. Say you get home after a night of drinking with your friends. You’re dehydrated, and shit, you’re hungry! Well, my advice is to grab […]

Mexican Spiced Pork Loin Roast

Mexican Spiced Pork Loin Roast

Pork. Oh pork. How I love thee. So lets make a pork loin roast! It’s semi-easy to make, you do need a thermometer. Which honestly, I do recommend using all the time (especially with pork).  You generally want the inside of it to be 145° […]