Pellet Smoker Sheet Pan Dinner: Smoked Chicken Thighs with Maple Thyme Glazed Delicata Squash

Sheet pan dinners are SOOOO popular these days. But have you thought about trying this on your pellet smoker? If
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Pellet Smoker Sheet Pan Dinner: Smoked Chicken Thighs with Maple Thyme Glazed Delicata Squash

Kingsford’s “Girls That Grill” Women’s Grilling Clinics at the Ocala Culinary Festival

I haven't done a Women's Grilling Clinic in a few years (I had a baby and got a little busy
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Kingsford’s “Girls That Grill” Women’s Grilling Clinics at the Ocala Culinary Festival

Smoked Bourbon and Salted Caramel Apple Pie

Nothing makes me happier than an all American apple pie made with crisp, tart apples in a flaky pie crust.
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Smoked Bourbon and Salted Caramel Apple Pie

Grill Review: Lodge L410 Pre-Seasoned Sportsman’s Charcoal Grill

I love cast iron, in fact my everyday cookware is an odd collection of skillets and Dutch ovens. I enjoy
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Grill Review: Lodge L410 Pre-Seasoned Sportsman’s Charcoal Grill

Orca Cooler Review

I love this seafoam green cooler from Orca- it’s just so sexy! Plus it’s made in America!! Rotomolded, high end coolers, claiming superior ice retention, are all the rage these days. In fact, they’ve become kind of a “status” symbol of sorts, as they often come with a hefty price tag. But are they worth […]

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Hawaiian Grilled Pineapple and Pepper Pork Tenderloin Sliders

I love grilled pineapple. The grill heightens its flavor while adding a little smoke and char. Pair this with grilled mini peppers whose flavor mellows on the grill, and you have a knockout flavor combo for Pork Tenderloin Sliders. These Hawaiian inspired sliders pair Smithfield Roasted Garlic and Cracked Black Pepper Marinated Fresh Pork Tenderloin […]

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Lionfish Ceviche (“Eat ‘Em to Beat ‘Em”)

lionfish ceviche

Have you ever heard of Lionfish? They are an invasive species that is decimating the biodiversity of our Oceans. And they have no natural predators in our waters! The Lionfish is an invasive species of Indo-Pacific fish that has taken over in the Atlantic, Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean and is currently wreaking havoc on […]

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Smithfield Roasted Garlic and Herb Pork Loin, Goat Cheese and Arugula Flatbread Pizzas with Balsamic Glaze, Plus A Chance to win a trip to Napa

As a busy working mom, I love the “Real Flavor, Real Fast” 30 minute meals that Smithfield has created with their Marinated Fresh Pork line. I have toured Smithfield HQ and know they treat their animals and their employees well, which results in a great product that I feel proud to cook with. As such, […]

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