Bacon and Broccoli Bread Pudding

Do you ever have one of those recipes where you just really wow yourself? This is one of those for me. It’s not often that I shock myself like this either. It started out as a plain old attempt to clean out my fridge. I had stale sourdough bread, leftover bacon, and a couple broccoli […]

Faux Pho – Quick Vietnamese Beef Noodle Soup

As you know, I have a thing for international meals especially all things Asian. Now, I’m not great at geography so I’m not sure if Vietnam officially qualifies as Asian but it’s over there <insert wild hand gesture> somewhere. One of the Vietnamese staples of comfort food is an amazing soup called pho. It’s pronounced […]

Homemade Pasta Bolognese Sauce

As someone who tries to eat healthy, lots of times my choices are “forced” on The Kid since I make the meals. One thing I try to do to encourage healthy eating as a family is ask my daughter to pick out a meal that she really wants. I then make the meal but Questify […]

How To Make Your Own Runzas

Every culture seems to have their own version of the same dish. Mexicans have empanadas, Italians have calzones, Chinese have bao buns. Even regions within the US have their own variations. Here in Texas we have kolaches which are the German version of meat filled buns. If you haven’t had one, it’s kinda like a […]

Crock Pot Tomato and Spinach Risotto (Now With Instant Pot Instructions)

One of my favorite side dishes is risotto. It’s a creamy rice dish that tastes amazing, but it’s the high maintenance cousin to rice. To make it, you have to stir while slowly adding in the broth, stir, broth, repeat. It’s definitely not meant for multi-tasking evenings but I’ve tried a couple like Saffron Risotto and […]