Chocolate Pretzel Mummies! 3 ingredients, 15 minutes, one adorable dessert! | BearandBugEats.com

Halloween Party: Chocolate Pretzel Mummies

Welcome back to the Bear & Bug virtual Halloween party! It turns out that if you cook and photograph a few recipes for your food blog at your friends’ house–to… Halloween Party: Chocolate Pretzel Mummies

Spidery 5 Layer Nacho Dip! An easy, fun, feeds-crowds recipe for your next Halloween Party! | BearandBugEats.com

Halloween Party: Spidery 5-Layer Nacho Dip

We had a hurricane, and we’re still here! Floridians are funny about hurricanes. Those of us who have been through one before tend to turn up our noses at storms… Halloween Party: Spidery 5-Layer Nacho Dip

Chilled Dragon's Blood, an adult-ready punch for your next Halloween party! BearandBugEats.com

Halloween Party: Chilled Dragon’s Blood

I heard the dreaded words holiday season on a commercial today. I’m going to pretend I didn’t, because I love the holidays but holy cow, can we concentrate on them one at a… Halloween Party: Chilled Dragon’s Blood

Healthy Turkey Chili packed with flavor and good-for-you ingredients! | BearandBugEats.com

Healthy Turkey Chili

Fall, that magical time of the year. Scarves, football games, autumn leaves…or in Orlando, indistinguishable from Summer except that it’s not quite so hot after dark. The humidity, on the other… Healthy Turkey Chili


Perfect Easy Pie Crust

Have you seen my new tagline? Food and wine. Trial and error. Love and bacon. This apple pie was definitely a case of trial and error. I asked Robby if there… Perfect Easy Pie Crust

Classic Deviled Eggs, plus tips for cooking the perfect hard-boiled egg! | BearandBugEats.com

Best Deviled Eggs

Aren’t they pretty? The biggest, darker eggs are from the store. The smaller green and brown eggs are from hens on my friend’s parents’ property. They keep the grass bug-free,… Best Deviled Eggs

Candied Bacon 2

Candied Bacon, Three Ways

When digging around for recipe ideas, it occurred to me that I’ve done some very practical dishes lately–meals that make leftovers and are slow cooker friendly and so on. But… Candied Bacon, Three Ways

Mojo Pork Tacos made with savory slow cooked pork! Easy, simple, and perfectly delicious.

Mojo Pork Tacos

It’s been about six months since I started Bear & Bug Eats. *pause to throw celebratory glitter* In some ways, the doing is affirming. For instance, writing weekly posts is… Mojo Pork Tacos

Creamy Cajun Pasta is packed with flavor and plenty of veggies and protein!

Creamy Cajun Pasta

For me, the passing of time has never quite ceased to correspond to the school year. After I graduated college, I went right to work for the university. I don’t… Creamy Cajun Pasta


Easy Massaman Curry

  I remember being so surprised when I learned that curry is the national food, more or less, of England. I read a newspaper article from a few months ago… Easy Massaman Curry