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

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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

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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

Teriyaki Garlic Edamame

Teriyaki Garlic Edamame

Easy, sticky, delicious edamame infused with teriyaki and garlic. Great as a side dish or a stand-alone snack.

Cha Siu Bao

Birthday Cha Siu Bao

Cha Siu Bao is a classic Chinese food. This baked version is great for lunch or portable snacks–the best6 of Chinatown in your hands!

Cottage Pie

Cottage Pie + Ten Year Reunion(s)

Do you ever feel like high school never really left you behind? This week I do, because I’m prepping to attend not one, but TWO ten-year high school reunions. That’s… Cottage Pie + Ten Year Reunion(s)

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Fresh Basil Pesto on Chicken Pasta

I had just enough good leaves on my basil plant to bring you this home-grown basil pesto. Which I put on pasta, because I can’t help myself. I have a… Fresh Basil Pesto on Chicken Pasta