Appalachian Pepperoni Rolls

Balls of soft, doughy, pepperoni & cheesy goodness. A great party food, definitely a crowd pleaser. Also easy to make! If you only learn one thing about Appalachia, it’s that we invented the pepperoni roll. You’re welcome, Earth. I’ve lived in West Virginia...

Easy Pumpkin Pasta

Pumpkin pasta is just like regular pasta. It’s easy to make, but the sauce is made with pumpkin instead of tomato.  As I demonstrated a while back with my crock pot pumpkin chili, pumpkin makes a great savory dish. This...

Cheeseburger Sloppy Joes

Cheeseburger Sloppy Joes have all the taste of a cheeseburger, but are way easier to make. Brown the meat, add the ingredients, and voila! You’re done in under 30 minutes.  I love sloppy joe’s. Probably more than a grown woman...

Pita Pocket Pizza

Pita pizza is a healthier Greek-inspired pizza made using pita pockets, fresh vegetables, and meats. A friend of mine made these awesome little pizzas a couple weeks ago. I finally got him to text the recipe to me and immediately...

Easy One Pot Penne

This easy one pot penne makes a great “emergency” dinner idea. Cooking the pasta within the sauce makes the sauce creamy without the addition of butter or milk.  I think I’ve made it clear in the past that I hate...

Potato and Sausage Soup

Let’s get autumn started right with a savory, hearty soup! This potato and sausage soup is chunky and delicious. It’s finally October! Time for me to get my Halloween decorations out! You know what else it’s time for? Savory, hearty soups. Which...