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Sustainable Pork (Giveaway)

If you’ve ever read my About page, you know I am a self-proclaimed pork-aholic. I love pork. Bacon, ham, tenderloin, chops, pork shoulder, sausage… I’ve never met a pork product I didn’t like. Therefore...

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Watermelon Basil “Bramble” Cocktail

You are a lucky crowd today.  This is the first of many posts we’ll categorize as “Cocktails with Lieutenant Dan” and we’re starting with a real doozy, a Watermelon Basil Gin Cocktail.

BBQ Pork Chops with Carolina BBQ Sauce ~ ASpicyPerspective.com

Grilled Pork Chops with Carolina BBQ Sauce

What could be more southern than Grilled BBQ Pork Chops smothered in a bold Carolina BBQ Sauce? This mustard BBQ sauce is rich and tangy with a kick at the end. Great for brushing...

Homemade Popsicles from Mango Lassi ~ ASpicyPerspective.com

Mango Lassi Popsicles

What could be more satisfying than a Mango Lassi? How about homemade popsicles made with an ultra creamy mango lassi recipe. These little frozen lassis are just right for beating the summer heat!

Stromboli Recipe @ ASpicyPerspective.com

Classic Stromboli with Artichokes, Olives and Red Pepper Marinara

Italian Stromboli is the mother of all comfort dishes. Bold and cheesy with a yeasty crust. If you’ve ever wanted to learn how to make stromboli, this stromboli recipe is the perfect place to...

Running Tips for Haters @ AspicyPerspective.com

Running For Haters

I’ve always hated running. There, I said it. For years I have tried to enjoy running. I’ve given it my all on multiple occasions, only to find myself dreading each workout and wishing for...

Mocha Chip Pancakes with Espresso Syrup via Aspicyperspective.com

Mocha Chip Pancakes with Espresso Syrup

If there was ever a food I could eat thirty days in a row, it would have to be pancakes. Today I’m participating in a month-long Pancake Party. Four whole weeks of pancakes, can...

Vegan Chili ~ ASpicyPerspective.com

Vegan Garden-Style Chili (Gluten Free)

Vegan chili:  It’s vegetable chili that is meat free… but it’s GOOD! This bright and zesty garden chili is loaded with fresh garden goodies and lots of spice! You won’t even miss the meat.

Happy Cow in California at feeding time. ~ ASpicyPerspective.com

California Milk Tour

A few weeks ago I had the opportunity to fly cross-country to San Fransisco for the California Dairy Tour, hosted by the California Milk Advisory Board. I had a deliciously wonderful time tasting California-made...

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Grilled Greek Pizza {Giveaway}

Light and healthy Greek Pizza cooked on the grill! This easy grilled pizza is loaded with fresh ingredients and cooks up in minutes. It’s a fabulous mid-week meal that can hold it’s own on...

Chocolate Banana Cake ~ ASpicyPerspective.com

Chocolate Banana Coconut Cake

Today is my birthday. Whoot! We’re celebrating with a decadent Chocolate Banana Cake. Rich banana coconut cake layered with a silky whipped chocolate frosting then topped with dark chocolate ganache. It almost makes me not...