Hunk of Meat Monday: Bacon Wrapped BBQ Chicken

Bacon wrapped BBQ chicken

I am giving away my new favorite cookbook. Maybe it is because it is grilling season, and I love to grill on my Big Green EGG. Or maybe it is because I am making food that looks like this Bacon Wrapped BBQ Chicken. And just how do you get to this end beauty. Start with… 

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Gooseberry Patch Grilling and Campfire Cooking Cookbook Giveaway

April's barbecue chicken

Sometimes you get a cookbook that you literally want to make every recipe in the cookbook. Every single one. This new Grilling and Campfire Cooking Cookbook is that cookbook for me. Maybe it is because I am obsessed with my Big Green Egg. Or maybe because we had a hard, cold winter. Or the recipes… 

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Is Food From Small Farmers Better? Why #FarmSizeDoesntMatter

Stand for farmers: conventional, organic, big, small. If we stand for living, breathing farmers, we can change the world. #FarmSizeDoesntMatter

Stand for farmers: conventional, organic, big, small. If we stand for living, breathing farmers, we can change the world. #FarmSizeDoesntMatter

Slow Cooker Zesty Italian Pot Roast and Gooseberry Patch Giveaway

Italian Pot Roast

Nothing says Hunk of Meat Monday like a pot roast. When it is rainy and dreary, coming home to this zesty Italian pot roast will make everyone happy. The beautiful thing about the crock pot is that you stuff it full of goodness and then walk away. Simple ingredients of a beef roast, potatoes, carrots… 

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Hunk of Meat Monday: Bowtie Pasta and Sausage

Bowties and sausage recipe

Have you ever become obsessed with something? So obsessed it makes the people you life with crazy. This bowties and sausage recipe brings to light two obsessions in the Beyer household: a pot and smoked sausage. The pot is my obsession. It is the Le Creuset Enameled Cast-Iron 3-1/2-Quart Round French Oven in cherry. Big… 

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Gooseberry Patch’s Good-For-You Everyday Meals Giveaway

Good For You Everyday Meals Cookbook

With the weather FINALLY warming up, I can feel the winter comfort food lingering as we all reintroduce ourselves to the outdoors. Planting lettuce and other cool weather plants in the garden is also motivating for me to think about eating a little more consciously. The latest cookbook from Gooseberry Patch, Good-For-You Everyday Meals, is… 

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Quick Spicy Beef Burritos

Quick Spicy Beef burritos on corn tortillas

We can all pretend that we are always ready to whip up a meal for our starving kids. But, after being on the road or on a plane for a month straight, I would rather everyone just make peanut butter and jelly sandwiches. When I came across the recipe for quick spicy beef burritos in… 

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Hunk of Meat Monday: Loaded Buffalo Chicken and Potatoes

Loaded Buffalo Chicken and Potatoes

Who loves ooey, gooey, cheese laden food? This girl.  And my children. Which is why they loved this loaded buffalo and chicken dish. Maybe they love buffalo sauce because I ate an insane amount of Hooters Wings while I was pregnant. After all, hasn’t there been some kind of research done to link what you… 

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Low-Carb Chicken Cordon Bleu Casserole

Chicken Cordon Bleu gluten free

I love creamy casseroles in the winter time. The problem now is for the most part they have flour in the sauce or the pasta. But, this chicken cordon bleu casserole creation can be completely flour free. Now, of course, the bread crumbs I put on part of it have flour, but almond meal can… 

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