Cranberry Drizzled Duck

We are starting to really love cooking duck over here!  It is definitely a very rich meat as well, so the combination of mashed potatoes and then a nice light watercress salad helped to at least “create” and illusion of well balanced.  The watercress salad is a nice addition with minimal dressing, to really help…

Chicken Under a Zucchini Blanket

If you want to squeeze a vegetable in without being very obvious then a Zucchini blanket  is the way to go!  I thought this was delicious and a very picky husband also agreed! Prep Time: 10 minutes   Total Time: 35 minutes    Serves:  2 people Ingredients you need to cook this shit: 12 oz….

Maple-Glazed Duck

I have never attempted to cook duck before, and so this week was a treat when we got the chance thanks to our favorite delivery service.  Duck definitely is interesting.  I thought it was delicious but cooking it was different than I expected and the mess it makes made me feel like I was cooking…

Creamy Dill Chicken

I tend to forget about dill and then every time I add it, I remember how nicely it can spice up a dish (not to mention garnish and look pretty!). It also helps that the prep work and time spent cooking was nice and minimal!  I am always down for an easy 30 minute meal….

Figgy Balsamic Pork

Fig anything is usually delicious to me, so I may be a little biased, but this was delicious and perfect on a cold winter night.  Rosemary potatoes and green beans help round out the meal for a huge thumbs up from the husband. Prep Time:  10 minutes    Total Time: 30 minutes    Serves:  2…

Cherry Balsamic Pork

I thought this meal had a nice little twist to a fairly simple dinner with the cherry preserves.  It felt fairly balanced, and it also was one of the meals we received that really didn’t require a lot of prep and could actually be cooked in thirty minutes!  Total bonus! Prep Time: 10 minutes  …

Creamy Garlic Mashed Potatoes

These are my go-to mashed potatoes for Thanksgiving.  They have a lot of garlic in them, so the house smells amazing. I found them while searching the Internet for amazing mashed potatoes to impress my family and they definitely delivered! Prep Time:  20 minutes    Total Time: 50 minutes      Serves:  10-12 Ingredients you…