5 Ingredient Tomato Salad

It’s TOMATO SEASON people! Tomato salad is my favorite summer side! I love this time of year and if you’ve been to our Instagram, you know we are using our own tomatoes from our little garden space. We are getting a lot and have 6 kinds of tomato we are growing! So enough about my love of tomatoes…let’s talk TOMATO SALAD. Tomato Salad-4

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Garlic Cilantro Vinaigrette

With the new year starting, Walter and I are working toward eating healthier. Part of my vision of eating healthier is making more things from scratch. I want to know what is in everything we are eating — no added crap like sugar. As part of our goal to eat better, we are incorporating salads more into our diets. We are attempting (I say attempting because it is not true every week) to have one night a week where we enjoy a delicious salad. Part of those salads is to have a great dressing…homemade. This vinaigrette we threw together one night. …

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Christmas Pork Loin

Well Merry Christmas everyone! I hope that your year has gone well and that your holiday season has not been too stressful. If there is anything I have learned during the holidays, it’s to organize early, plan things out, get it done early, and relax while everyone else is freaking out! That even goes with Christmas dinner! I planned a little later than normal this year. I am even adapting a recipe that I found, and honestly, it turned out great. You’ll see in the video that the first time around the meat was chewy, in a way I’ve never …

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Slow Cooker Pork Loin and Sauerkraut

It’s Fall. The weather is chilly. Fortunately no snow yet! I wanted to do something in the slow cooker and had a pork loin in the freezer. I heard about a Pennsylvania Dutch custom, be it for New Years, of using pork and sauerkraut as a traditional meal. So I decided to test that meal out.  Slow Cooker Saurkraut and Porkloin-3

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