Slow Cooker Corned Beef and Cabbage

To celebrate St. Patrick's Day, this classic Irish dish meets my slow cooker.

This is the easiest Corned Beef Cabbage recipe you’ll ever make! And it will probably be among the most delicious, too. Simple, whole-food ingredients add up to one delicious corned beef and cabbage meal you can make for St. Paddy’s Day in your slow cooker...
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5-Ingredient Slow-Cooker Chili for Food Network’s “Healthy Eats” Blog

The game-watching, tailgating and fall festival weather begs for hearty meals. So often these events revolve around greasy, heavy foods, but they don’t have to! A bowl of piping-hot chili is always a crowd-pleaser, and is packed with high-quality protein. The 5-Ingredient Slow-Cooker Chili I created for FoodNetwork.com’s...
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How to Make a Beef Tenderloin Roast

My most requested recipe

Sponsored post One of my family’s favorite holiday traditions is cooking roast beef tenderloin on Christmas Day. Once you know the proper technique of cooking a roast, it is so simple to prepare some steps in advance, and then finish cooking it in the oven...
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How Cookbook Recipes Are Born

Sponsored post People ask me, “Where did you get the recipes for your book?” I suppose that’s a reasonable question. Not every RD is a chef and some authors partner with chefs or professional recipe developers, or both, to create recipes. For people like me:...
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How to Cook a Pork Tenderloin Roast

Sponsored post One of the best things about the holiday season is the food, of course. Sipping lowfat eggnog lattes while shopping and nibbling fresh roasted chestnuts while dressing the tree and singing along with Christmas music are a couple of my favorites. Feeding hungry...
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Recipe: Brat-Style Pork Burgers

Sponsored Post You can take a girl out of Wisconsin, but you can’t take Wisconsin out of the girl—‘ya know. As a born-and-raised Sconnie, the compulsion to eat brats and cheese curds during football season is spiraled into my DNA. The brininess of the sauerkraut...
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Philly Cheeseloin Recipe and Book Signing at FNCE

Post sponsored by National Pork Board. Words and thoughts are 100% my own.   I created this recipe for my client the National Pork Board for serving at the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Food and Nutrition Expo in Philadelphia, demonstrating to dietitians how pork is...
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Broiled Beef Patties with Cucumber-Mint Greek Yogurt Dip

 Broiled beef offers a taste of Morocco This is another recipe inspired by the Moroccan baby shower I threw last spring. The original dish served at the party, kabab koobideh (say that three times fast), was outsourced from a favorite Middle-Eastern restaurant. I became infatuated...
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Your Go-To Slow Cooker Pulled Pork Recipe

I get excited when I spot pulled pork on a restaurant menu, at a catered event or at a party. I can expect–even crave—the pork’s savory juices running down my palm, melt-in-the mouth tenderness and succulent layered, yet down-home flavors. Pulled pork might seem...
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