Archive of ‘Main DIshes’ category

Simple and Savory Slow Cooker Dinners

Posted on March 4, 2017

Slow-cooking makes hearty and economical winter meals a snap to make, and I’ve shared two of my favorite recipes in my column, The Recipe Box, in the March issue of Direct Magazine. Investing a little time to do some advance prep the evening before allows you to quickly combine everything to cook in the morning. […]

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Cookbook Corner: My Fat Dad

Posted on February 13, 2017

Disclosure: My Fat Dad is generously providing one copy of the book for a giveaway.  I was not compensated in any way for writing this post, and all the opinions are my own. Author Dawn Lerman grew up with parents that were on opposite ends of the eating spectrum…among other challenges.  Her father, who at […]

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Good Luck White Chicken Chili

Posted on December 31, 2016

Happy (almost) 2017, y’all!  For Direct Magazine’s January issue of The Recipe Box, I’ve got an updated version of my delicious White Chicken Chili that’s perfect for New Year’s Day. A pot of this comfort food will squelch hunger pangs and chase winter’s chill away!

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Dinner in a Pumpkin – The Sequel

Posted on October 1, 2016

Disclaimer: I was compensated by DMI Agency for key ingredients in this recipe and for writing the printed column, The Recipe Box, in Direct Magazine’s October issue.  All opinions are my own. Listen! The wind is rising, and the air is wild with leaves. We have had our summer evenings, now for October eves! (Humbert […]

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Simple Tomato Harvest Sauce

Posted on August 29, 2016

Disclaimer: Melissa’s Produce generously supplied the book and produce for the recipe in this post (thank you!).  I was not compensated in any other way, and all the opinions expressed are my own. We’ve all heard the saying “It’s the little things”… meaning that little things can make big impacts in so many aspects of […]

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