Posts in Dinner
Sloppy Joe Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

As a kid, I hated being messy. I hated having sticky hands or getting too dirty, and spilling things (especially on myself) ranked pretty high on my list of annoyances. (Still does.) Little LAQ was always bothered by sloppy joes because how DOES one keep all that ground meat and sauce from falling out of a hamburger bun? This was a serious design flaw to me.

But this idea of serving sloppy joe meat in a sweet potato? Not only delicious, but freaking brilliant if you ask me.

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Cast Iron Pork Chops with Apples and Onions

Last night I whipped up a new dinner recipe with a little inspiration from the reformed jail bird herself, Martha Stewart. (Remember when Martha Stewart was in jail? Those were crazy times...) 

I didn't have a plan for dinner, but I did have pork chops, apples, and onions. When my husband cracked open a can of hard apple cider for me (he knows I love the stuff!), dinner started to come together. I quickly consulted Google for some guidance and landed on Martha's recipe for pork with apples and onions as inspiration. 

This one will be a hit with all your people (kids, our FLF Dudes, etc.) I served it with a big side salad: mixed greens, roasted tomatoes, red onions, goat cheese, balsamic vinaigrette.

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