Tag: bacon

Corn Poblano Chowder

Corn Poblano Chowder

  This corn poblano chowder is a perfect use for corn on the cob.  Paired with smoky bacon, lots of veggies and a little cheese it’s a perfect summer soup. Nothing screams summer more to me than corn on the cob.  But if you aren’t […]

Easy Potato Leek with Bacon Soup

Easy Potato Leek with Bacon Soup

Growing up potato leek soup was a staple in our house.  To this day potato soup is one of my absolute favorites.  I still request my dad to make it for me almost every time I am home.  Over the years I have put my […]

(Gourmet) BLTs and Tater Tots Recipe

(Gourmet) BLTs and Tater Tots Recipe

While I am a picky meat eater I love a good gourmet BLT.  When I think about pairings of meals BLTs and tater tots are a perfect combo.  Especially if the tater tots are crispy.  There is a place in Detroit that has the best […]

Beer & Bacon Mac & Cheese

Beer & Bacon Mac & Cheese

It’s getting cold out finally here.  There is something about the winter that just makes me crave comfort food.  Typically during the week we eat really healthy.  Monday thru Thursday are pretty much vegan meals and we save our cheat meals for the weekends.  Even […]

bacon broccoli risotto

bacon broccoli risotto

  When I was little my mom didn’t cook a ton.  She made maybe six or seven dishes.  One of the dishes she used to make was cheesy broccoli casserole.  It had white rice, chicken, broccoli and some kind of condensed cream of something soup. […]

springtime lemony asparagus pasta

springtime lemony asparagus pasta

Cooking dinner these days has been a little different than in the past.  Long gone are the days of trying to spend hours in the kitchen prepping dinner.  Baby girl makes that a little difficult when she is still in unpredictable with her feedings.  By […]

cheddar ale cauliflower soup – soup Sundays

cheddar ale cauliflower soup – soup Sundays

In true Sunday fashion we were sitting around watching playoff football (Go Pack Go!) trying to figure out what soup to make for dinner.  Notice I don’t say “what to make for dinner” but “what SOUP to make”?  Because I make soup seriously every Sunday. […]

soup sundays: roasted poblano chowder

soup sundays: roasted poblano chowder

[dropcap]A[/dropcap]fter being in Greece for a week my husband was CRAVING spicy food.  There isn’t much spicy food in Greece.  The best we could find was in Croatia when we found red chili oil for our pizza.  Once we got home my husband was putting […]

classic combos: summertime soup and grilled cheese

classic combos: summertime soup and grilled cheese

When I think grilled cheese I immediately think tomato soup.  The two are classics that go so well together.  I already have a post for the two found here but I feel like you can’t go wrong with any version you make.  It is the dead […]

the best pairing: bacon-y side dishes

the best pairing: bacon-y side dishes

[dropcap]L[/dropcap]ately in our house carbs are scarce.  My husband has been on a carb-cycling plan so he isn’t eating as many.  It hasn’t been too bad.  I actually have eaten less by default as well.  If he is following his plan strictly it’s pretty much […]