Cheese-stuffed, Pancetta-wrapped Figs

On Monday night (nearly two days ago), something horrible happened in my kitchen. Not quite as horrible as the bean meatloaf I attempted nearly 6 months ago (that’s a story for another time), but it was pretty bad. I attempted to make cheese-stuffed and pancetta-wrapped figs. They were terrible. I’m still trying to figure out…

Basil Goat Cheese Quinoa

Kirk has been sick for the last few days, so last night (Saturday) I decided to make a feast for us in the hopes that it might lift his spirits. While at Trader Joe’s yesterday, we spotted a small (2lb) pork roast. I immediately felt inspired to try Giada De Laurentiis’ Pancetta Wrapped Pork Roast,…