Jodi’s Slow Cooked Carnitas

3-4 lb pork shoulder roast (trim fat if you like) 1 onion, sliced 4 cloves of garlic. chopped or minced 1 Tbs chili powder 2 tsp ground cumin Salt & pepper to taste 1 tsp oregano (optional) Juice of 2 oranges Juice of 2 limes If the roast is big, cut it... Read More.

Taste of Summer Recipes

Pizza Pasta Salad 8 ounces rotini pasta, cooked and drained 1 (5 ounce) package Hormel pepperoni minis 4 ounces provolone cheese (or... Read More.

Cinnamon Bun Cake

Preheat oven to 350 In mixing bowl: 3 cups all-purpose flour 1/4 teaspoon salt 1-2 teaspoons cinnamon ( depending on how much you like cinnamon) 1 cup sugar 4 teaspoons baking powder 1-1/2 cups cold milk 2 eggs 2 teaspoons vanilla ( I add more ) 1/2 cup butter melted Mix until smooth Set aside For cinnamon... Read More.

Katharine Hepburn Brownies

Ingredients: 1/2 cup cocoa 1/2 cup butter (1 stick) 2 eggs 1 cup sugar 1/4 cup flour 1 cup chopped or broken-up walnuts or pecans 1 teaspoon vanilla Pinch of salt   Method: Heat oven to 325 degrees Melt butter in saucepan with cocoa and stir... Read More.

The Easiest Meals: Recipes

Jodi’s Chili 1 lb ground beef 1 lb ground pork (you can use whatever meat you like – even turkey) 1 can mild tomatoes with green chilis (I use Rotel) 1 can of tomato sauce (I use a big can, we like it saucy) 1... Read More.

BIG Gameday Grub – 2020

Having people over to watch the big game? Be prepared feed those hungry mouths with easy, delicious meals. Jodi’s Chili 1 lb ground beef 1 lb... Read More.

The Daily Holiday Yum!

December ideas: New and Improved Ham in the Instant Pot My cousin is an IP master!  She has tweaked her ham IP skills since last year and it is EASY and so GOOD! Buy 1 spiral sliced ham - with the sugar glaze... Read More.

Maple Candied Bacon

1 PACK OF Bacon Maple Syrup Put bacon (use the whole pack) flat on a baking sheet, and bake at 375 until it looks almost done.  Take it out of the oven and brush each slice with some... Read More.

School Night Suppers

Oven Toasted Meatball Subs Ingredients Meatballs – frozen or fresh Bread – Italian, French, subs…whatever you like! Red sauce – Jodi’s homemade or jar Shredded cheese – your fave! Directions Heat up sauce and meatballs in a pot on your stove. Heat oven to 275-300.... Read More.

Dreamcake Icing

Dream Cake Icing 8oz Cream Cheese 2 cups powdered sugar 1 pint heavy whipping Cream 1 tsp vanilla flavoring   Beat Softened Cream Cheese till smooth Add whipping cream Vanilla   Mix at Low speed for 5 minutes. then mix at high/med speed for 3 minutes Spread on cake