Sausage and Peppers Burger

Sausage and Pepper Biurger

You know what happens when you slow down? You get a new perspective. Thank you to all my internet friends who’ve emailed me, asking me where I’ve been.  I heart each and every one of you…I truly and sincerely do. You all probably want an explanation to where I’ve been the last few weeks, yea?… 

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Crab & Bacon Bites

Crab Bacon Bites | Inspiration Kitchen-3976

The 1st set of photos from my fitness photo shoot are done @ Kristi Kaiser Photography I would absolutely love you to pieces if you’d hop on over there, show your support and leave a comment! And, I just might bake you cookies if you share on Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest in support of fitness… 

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Carolina Mustard BBQ Sauce

Carolina Mustard BBQ Sauce 01 | Inspiration Kitchen

I’m pretty sure you’ll think I picked just the right sauce to kick off this year. By the way – least I forget – Happy New Year everyone! I think this sauce is perfect for the BIG things that are coming in 2014. It’s sassy, saucy, tangy, and spicy with a lot of zing and… 

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One Skillet Whiskey Flavored Pork Chops

One Skillet Whiskey Flavored Pork Chops | Inspiration Kitchen

Are you ready for some major YUM?   Because, here is comfort food at it’s very finest. This recipe from Cooking Light is one of the greatest finds. If you love Pork Chops and rich, creamy mushroom sauce, you’re going to love this recipe. A sour cream and whiskey based mushroom sauce makes this rich, creamy,… 

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Easy One Skillet Pork Chile Verde

Easy Chile Verde | Inspiration Kitchen

I seriously thought this Chile Verde was going to be the death of me. Let me assure you – it was not because of the taste or complexity of making it. It was the photography.  Ugh.  Finally, after 8,693 attempts, I finally eeked out one photo good enough for the blog. Now with that said…if… 

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Pork Scallopini with Capers, Lemon & Butter

Pork Scallopini | Inspiration Kitchen

You guyyyyysssss…it is ONE day until the International Food Bloggers conference. Help me. As much as I’d love to write about how savory, light, fast and easy-to-prepare this Pork Scallopini is (and believe me, it is…), I am so nervous about IFBC I can hardly formulate a thought. Friends and family will tell you I’m an extrovert. I’m… 

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Spicy Pork Pot Stickers

Spicy Pork Pot Stickers | Inspiration Kitchen

I’m so excited to share this recipe with you, because it’s one we’ve enjoyed for years. The first time I tasted these, I was utterly, completely and hopelessly hooked. I remember that day as if it was yesterday.  I was standing in the aisleway of a horse barn; the cold, wet, windy weather threatening to… 

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Poll: June 2013 Competitive Eating Contests

Jalapeno BBQ Pork Ribs | Inspiration Kitchen

Food Network magazine recently published an article on upcoming food eating contests this summer. I’ve never been one to participate in competitive eating, but if I were, I’d like to think I’d plan the challenge I competed in…mmmmm, well…strategically. You know, choose a food I could actually eat enough of but also loved and know… 

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Pulled Pork Braised with Scotch Ale Beer

Scotch Beer Braised Pulled Pork 01 | Cherry Jasmine

You all might think I’m crazy for posting a recipe without a photo of the ‘finished’ dish. But.  Now hear me out!  This time, it was really, really hard to do that. Do you know why? Because, this is serious love right here. Now, here’s how this whole thing went down… As I lifted the… 

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Hawaiian Kalua Pulled Pork Sliders

Hawaiian Kalua Pulled Pork  |  Cherry Jasmine

Oh my…somebody please help me.  I’m hours away from my very first tea party, and I’m skaird. Well, I guess that’s not entirely the truth.  I’ve been a guest at one tea party, but this time I’m hosting it at my house.  Which is why I’m skaird. I mean how do you follow a tea party… 

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