Monthly Archives: January 2014

Honey Garlic Lemon Shrimp on Whole Grain Pasta with Garlic Broccoli

Honey Garlic Lemon Shrimp on Whole Grain Pasta with Garlic Broccoli

If you are going to be serving this shrimp with the whole grain pasta, go ahead and marinate your shrimp in the below marinade recipe then get your water boiling so you can cook your pasta. Honey Garlic Lemon Shrimp serves 2 1/2 pound large shrimp, peeled and deveined 1/4 cup olive oil 2 TContinue Reading

Garlic Red Pepper Aioli Sauce

Garlic Red Pepper Aioli Sauce

Do you ever want something a little extra on your sandwich? I know I do. And sometimes a simple mayo or mustard just isn’t going to do the trick. If you feel the same way, try this aioli recipe. An aioli is simply a mayonnaise-based sauce that you can add to just about any sandwich.Continue Reading

Crock Pot Pork Roast Sliders with Garlic Aioli Sauce & Homemade BBQ Beans

Crock Pot Pork Roast Sliders with Garlic Aioli Sauce & Homemade BBQ Beans

Pulled Pork Sliders (serves 8) 1 boneless pork shoulder (2 lb.) 1 onion, sliced, separated into rings 1-2 cups Barbecue Sauce (see my recipe below)  *** BBQ sauce optional Slider rolls Salt & pepper, to taste Garlic powder, to taste Season pork with salt, pepper & garlic powder. Place meat in slow cooker; top with onion slices and barbecue sauce (ifContinue Reading

Chicken & Rice Soup (it’s thicker than soup but thinner than stew)

Chicken & Rice Soup (it’s thicker than soup but thinner than stew)

My premise is to put recipes on here that I have made and found to be tried and true. As for this particular recipe, well, I haven’t made before. With that being said, the picture in the mag caught my eye and the ingredients were clean so, here we are. It’s classic ingredients with nothingContinue Reading

Thai Peanut Chicken Stir-Fry

Thai Peanut Chicken Stir-Fry

Peanut Sauce 1/4 cup creamy peanut butter 1/4 cup very hot water 4 tsp seasoned rice wine vinegar (I use garlic flavor or red pepper) 1 TB soy sauce (I use low-sodium) 1 to 1 1/2 TB brown sugar 1/8 tsp crushed red pepper (optional)  *** I like the heat! chopped peanuts, for topping (optional)Continue Reading

Honey Garlic Lime Shrimp, Brown Rice & Green Beans

Honey Garlic Lime Shrimp, Brown Rice & Green Beans

Honey Garlic Lime Shrimp serves 2 1/2 pound large shrimp, peeled and deveined 1/4 cup olive oil 2 T honey juice of one small lime, or half a large lime (2-3 T) zest of one small lime, or half a large lime 2 cloves garlic, smashed 1/2 tsp kosher salt 1/4 tsp black pepper 1/4Continue Reading