Pork Loin Jerky Recipe and a Holiday Slate Cheese Board

Pork Loin Jerky Recipe and a Holiday Slate Cheese Board

I’m a big fan of good jerky. Do you find that it is typically a ‘guy’ thing to eat jerky? For whatever reason it seems that I rarely see a woman get excited to tear into a bag of jerky, but when a guy sees that…

SLT – Speck, Lettuce, and Tomato Sandwich

SLT – Speck, Lettuce, and Tomato Sandwich

Speck. It is something that we probably do not encounter all that often, nor maybe even heard of, and that is why I am introducing it to you today. Speck is basically made from the hind leg of a pig, and deboned, but the trick…

Bacon Jam

Bacon Jam

Two things I love in the morning are bacon and coffee. With that said, I decided to make some bacon jam. You heard that right, bacon jam. I am always asking my kids what they want to eat over the weekend, and time and time…

Craisin and Cheddar Bratwurst

Craisin and Cheddar Bratwurst

Wisconsin is known for their bratwurts, or as we know them, brats. Summertime is a time where everyone gets excited about brats, especially while tailgating at a Milwaukee Brewers baseball game. Most everyone that I know cooks Johnsonville, Usingers, or Klement’s throughout the summer, but…

Homemade Bacon

Homemade Bacon

Yep, I said it. Homemade bacon. When I said those words to my oldest child it was as if it was the best day ever. It has been a long time coming, but I finally went through and have made some of the best bacon…