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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° […]

Spaghetti Squash Bacon Toss

Spaghetti Squash Bacon Toss

The other day I wanted to make something tasty, but healthy.  I’m a huge pasta lover, and my boyfriend is not.  So I had an obstacle.  What should I make for lunch?  Well, I had a spaghetti squash sitting on my counter.  I decided to […]

The Great Aphid War of 2017

The Great Aphid War of 2017

I hate bugs. I hate bugs ever more when they eat my plants! Looks like us humans aren’t the only ones that get hungry. It all started when the weather in California started to get a little warmer. They moved in quickly and before I […]

Roasted Vegetables

Roasted Vegetables

Roasted vegetables are the best thing ever. There, I’ve said it. They really are. Easy to make, healthy, they make your house smell amazing. What else could be better? Oh, adding some meat you say? Yes. Then we have ourselves a dinner! (For you vegetarians […]

Zoodles with Spicy Ground Turkey Pasta Sauce

Zoodles with Spicy Ground Turkey Pasta Sauce

I’m a fan of a quick, cheap, and easy meal. Who isn’t? This recipe kind of came from how I make tacos (that’ll be a different blog for sure). This meal easily feeds two, and has a little bit of spice to it as well! […]

Zucchini Chips

Zucchini Chips

Here is a simple super tasty recipe for ya. I just made these the other day and I honestly should have made a lot more. These things are so good, they do not last long in our house!  It takes a while to make these, […]