Grilled Bacon-Wrapped Venison Backstrap with Balsamic Cherries and Farro

  This recipe for Grilled Bacon-Wrapped Venison Backstrap  is delicious enough, that you can just stop right there, halfway through the recipe title.  No need for further embellishments, like balsamic cherries and farro. Your family and guests will be delighted with the backstrap alone. Because my husband is an avid and successful hunter, our freezer […]


Oven Roasted Green Beans with Bacon and Onion

This recipe for Oven Roasted Green Beans with Bacon and Onion is pretty much a Facepalm Idea, for me.  It’s one of those ideas that is so obvious, it hurts. I feel the need to whack myself in the forehead, à la “V-8”, so badly does it pain me to think of all the wasted […]


Southern Summer Risotto in a Pressure Cooker: with Corn, Tomatoes and Bacon

All the Treasures of Summer in the South, in a Risotto: Southern Summer Risotto is simply an Italian-style rice dish, made in the easiest way I’ve ever made risotto: with a pressure cooker. I made this recipe up myself, by taking a basic risotto recipe, and changing up a few ingredients. It’s made with some […]