Pork (& Bean) Meatballs with Butternut Squash Soup

Ahh leftovers. It's a love/hate relationship. Sometimes you just want to eat something different. "Maybe I'll let these things sit in the fridge for another few weeks until they are unrecognizable." "Maybe we'll go out instead." No - Don't be defeated! Be inspired! I've mentioned this before: Combine proteins. Mix ground meat with mashed beans [...]

Recipe Contest: Spinach Stuffed Pork

The most exciting thing happened last week: I won a recipe contest! The contest was part of the "Feed Virginia Day of Action", a state-wide initiative by the Governor and First Lady Dorothy McAuliffe to bridge the nutritional divide and make local food more affordable to all Virginian's. To qualify, contestants were required to be [...]