Better than Olive Garden’s Pasta e Fagioli

pasta e fagioli

I have so many great memories of going to Olive Garden after church with my girl friends in middle and high school. Sometimes one of our church sponsors would join us, too. We’d eat ridiculous amounts of breadsticks with Alfredo sauce [wish I could still do that w/o gaining 438 lbs.]. We’d laugh way too

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Slow Cooker Caribbean Pork

slow cooker caribbean pork

Okay, I have to be honest. I can NEVER remember how to spell Caribbean. I actually just misspelled it trying to type it just then. GUH! So, needless to say, writing this recipe was tough. One day, maybe I’ll remember. Until then… thank you, spell check. The flavors in this dish are perfectly balanced: citrus

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Zesty Coconut Rice

zesty coconut rice

The Chewย did it again! This coconut rice was immediately a must-try the second I saw Michael Symon whip it together. I’ve tried a few other recipes for this side, but they ended up wayyyyyy too coconuty or were way too difficult. This one is PERFECT! The lime zest takes this over.the.edge y’all. It’s amazing what

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