Cookout Recipes to Enjoy This Summer- A great collection of recipes including main grilling dishes, side dishes, desserts, and more!

Cookout Recipes To Enjoy This Summer

Monday is Memorial Day, the unofficial start of summer, my favorite season! It’s also, for many, the start of cookout season. So, maybe you are looking for new cookout recipes to enjoy this summer? Well, stop right here! I’ve put together a great collection of cookout recipes! Cookout Recipes to Enjoy This Summer Cooking on… [read more]

Extreme Ranch Chive Biscuits- Quick and easy biscuits made with ranch dressing and loaded with in-season fresh chives. Ready in less than 30 minutes, eat them while they are hot right out of the oven!

Extreme Ranch Chive Biscuits

Quick and easy biscuits made with ranch dressing and loaded with in-season fresh chives. Ready in less than 30 minutes, eat them while they are hot right out of the oven! Extreme Ranch Chive Biscuits  The chives in my garden grew so much that I had to divide them into five separate bunches this year,… [read more]

Red Beet Horseradish Dipping Sauce- Perfect for dipping fried shrimp, chicken, or fresh veggies. Creamy, light, with a bit of heat!

Red Beet Horseradish Dipping Sauce

I received product in exchange for this post. The recipe, photographs, and any opinions are my own.   Spicy, creamy, and light, this Red Beet Horseradish Dipping Sauce is perfect for fried shrimp, chicken, or as a veggie dip! A few weeks ago my husband made a horseradish dipping sauce from Alton Brown to dip onion… [read more]

12 Mexican Main Dishes- A great collection of recipes for Cinco de Mayo or any day of the year! From authentic Mexican to Mexican American recipes, you will find a favorite here!

Mexican Main Dishes

Today is Cinco de Mayo, so I thought it might be fun to share some amazing Mexican main dishes. Some of these are more authentic, like Arroz con Pollo, and some are more Americanized like Tamale Pie. All of them are delicious, easy to make, and most use ingredients that you may already have on… [read more]

Chicken Lo Mein- Learn how to make better and quicker than take out!

Chicken Lo Mein

Quick and easy Chicken Lo Mein! So much better than waiting for take-out, this can be on your table in twenty minutes! Chicken Lo Mein I had a package of lo mein noodles sitting in my cabinet for awhile, so when my daughter asked for spaghetti this week, I said “How about chicken with noodles… [read more]

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10 Shrimp Scampi Recipes- April 29 is National Shrimp Scampi Day, and this collection includes recipes from traditional shrimp scampi to non-traditional like quesdillas and pizza!

Shrimp Scampi Day Recipes

Today, April 29, is National Shrimp Scampi Day! Shrimp Scampi is one of my favorite things to make, and eat! I just love that there is a food day for it! So, I put together a small collection of some great recipes to share with you. I can’t wait to hear which is your favorite!… [read more]

14 National Picnic Day Recipes- A collection of all the recipes you need to plan the perfect picnic! Includes fried chicken, pasta salads, great desserts, and a refreshing beverage.

National Picnic Day Recipes

Tomorrow, April 23 is National Picnic Day. I haven’t been on a picnic in a long time, but these recipes make me want to plan one! Fried chicken, pasta salads, easy desserts, all of these recipes are great for a picnic! Seriously, these are going on my recipes to try list, and I’m positive I… [read more]

Avocado Sriracha Egg Salad- Take egg salad to a whole new level with the addition of avocado, sriracha sauce, and crispy bacon! Great on it's own, or as a sandwich.

Avocado Sriracha Egg Salad Picnic #SundaySupper

Let’s celebrate Earth Day, April 22nd, and National Picnic Day, April 23rd, with recipes great for an outdoor picnic! This Avocado Sriracha Egg Salad takes a basic egg salad to a whole new, deliciously fabulous level! Thanks to our great host T.R. from Gluten Free Crumbley for hosting this week’s #SundaySupper featuring great picnic recipes! Sad… [read more]

Whole Wheat Pizza Dough made with Italian herbs and seasonings. Healthy doesn't have to mean bland with this quick and easy recipe!

Whole Wheat Pizza Dough with Italian Herbs

Healthy doesn’t have to be bland! Bring great flavor to whole wheat pizza with this Whole Wheat Pizza Dough with Italian Herbs and seasonings that is quick and easy to make, add your own healthy toppings and have dinner ready in less than 30 minutes! I think that this may be the first recipe I’ve… [read more]

Ham and Pea Soup- Made with a delicious ham stock from a leftover meaty ham bone and frozen peas for vibrate color.

Ham and Pea Soup

Don’t throw away a leftover meaty ham bone! Make Ham and Pea Soup, with delicious ham stock and frozen peas for vibrant color.  The stock can be made ahead of time and frozen for up to 9 month, and so can the soup. With any luck at all, this will be the last winter kind… [read more]

Spicy Turkey Habanero Chili, with the sweetness of crushed tomatoes, healthy vegetables, and cannellini beans, this recipe is for the spice lovers!

Turkey Habanero Chili

Spicy Turkey Habanero Chili, with the sweetness of crushed tomatoes, healthy vegetables, and cannellini beans, this recipe is for the spice lovers! I had been missing chili since we stopped eating red meat (for the most part), and up until this past week this was the winter that wouldn’t quit. I still love the chili recipe… [read more]