Mini Meatloaf Muffins

Mini Meatloaf Muffins with Barbecue Glaze

Meatloaf is one of the great American family favorites. Meatloaf muffins are even easier to prepare and much quicker to cook than traditional meatloaf making this recipe a great weeknight comfort food option. Each mini meatloaf is a single small portion. Kids will love having their own muffin shaped loaf and calorie watching parents will love the assistance with portion control. Meatloaf…

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Teriyaki Turkey Meatballs

 I can’t believe we are more than halfway through September. Today is the first wet day we have seen in weeks. If it wasn’t for the earlier sunsets I would guess we were still fully ensconced in July. I totally forgot to mention celebrating Scoop’s first birthday at the end of August! The tiny tomato plants I tucked into compost…

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Cider Glazed Pork Chops with Pears

I know we are days away from the first day of summer but a recent string of damp grey days has me in the mood for a bit of comfort food. If you share my feelings then you are really going to love these pork chops and pears cooked in cider. I made this recipe with a couple of chops…

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Sweet and Spicy Rub Mix

Time, time, time… Where does it go and how can we get some more of it! This is likely to be a prominent feature in my writing for awhile. In juggling all there is to juggle these days I have to think harder about how to cook smarter. At the head of the line among my go to time savers…

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Half Beef Half Veggie Burgers

Burger night is a rare treat in our house. When it does come around, burgers are a great opportunity to put the recipe lightening techniques I shared earlier this week into action. Let’s apply those tips to the burger recipe below: Ingredient Swap To get a really moist juicy burger, most sources agree you need to use fat. In fact,…

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