Sweet Potato & Bacon Biscuits

Sweet Potato and Bacon Biscuits/Scones - perfect for breakfast, lunch, or dinner!

There’s a reason I don’t read many books. I love to read, but when I’m engrossed in a good book, I am a nightmare to live with.  That book becomes my world, and I walk around in a daze when asked to do anything else.  At the best of times, my inner world is calling […]

Caramelized Bacon

Caramelized Bacon

I am aware that what I am showing you today looks a lot like the dog’s breakfast.  However, I can assure you with reasonable (if untested) certainty that caramelized bacon tastes absolutely nothing like the dog’s breakfast.  Although, if you gave this to your dog for breakfast, I imagine you would be slathered in adoring […]

Bacon & Gouda Twice-Baked (or Slow Cooker) Potatoes

Bacon & Gouda Baked Potatoes

I consider myself a fairly confident person.  I make decisions with minimal thought, and I don’t care a whole lot what other people think of those decisions as long as I’m comfortable with them. I wear whatever I like, I eat what I feel like, and I go out without doing my hair. But let […]

Bacon-Wrapped Mini Sausages

So I’m a person who gets things done in the evening. Apparently newborns also have this trait. I knew this going in, but it still throws me off sometimes.  Like when I plan to do homework in the evening in my usual write-5-pages-in-two-hours-the-night-before-it’s-due fashion that used to raise my parents’ cortisol levels.  Or when I […]

Shrimp & Bacon Caesar Pizza

My kitchen is officially {almost} finished, and I am already hooked on it.  I love working with all that counter top and the scads of cupboard space which means pans are not haphazardly stacked weapons waiting to escape when I open a door.   One thing I always struggled with making on my confining counter space […]