Take-out Tuesday, Easy Cheesy Corn & Pulled Pork Enchiladas

We have BBQ pork about every 2 weeks, everyone loves it and HHjr. likes to put a pork butt on the grill on the weekends, and let it cook low and slow all day It’s nice to have leftovers to make BBQ sandwiches with on busy weeknights when everyone is going in different directions After … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Caramel Butter Pecan Ice Cream Pie

You’ve heard the old saying “easy as pie” well, it must have been this pie they were talking about! It doesn’t get any easier than this! I used Trader Joe’s Candied Pecans, but you can use any pecans~ see notes in the printable recipe near the end of this post Give the pecans a rough … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Last Minute Dinner

I try to keep pasta on hand for last minute, easy dinners I love to throw it in a casserole with vegetables, chicken, ham, sausage or bacon The other night I thought it was just me for dinner, it was a busy weeknight with sports practices for the boys, but at the last minute HHjr … Continue reading

Easy Food for Relaxing Summer Weekends

I’m headed south today to our little slice of paradise on the Alabama Gulf Coast It is going to be a crazy 10 days, with a house full of guys and fishing the first weekend and then thankfully my daughter and her family will arrive for the rest of next week and we will have … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Easy Asian Salad

I found this Sesame Dressing from P.F. Chang’s at the grocery store and just had to try it P.F. Chang’s is a popular Asian restaurant chain in the United States They have a whole line of wonderful food products you can buy to create some of their special dishes right in your own kitchen See … Continue reading

Party Panache, Bacon Parmesan Bites

This is recipe is an oldie but a goodie it’s been around for decades… baked bacon crackers This is a seriously easy appetizer that will please kids and adults alike~ A popular version is made with brown sugar, but I used Parmesan cheese instead Club crackers are laid out on wire racks on a baking … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Broccoli & Cauliflower Nachos

These lo carb nachos are so tasty, you will never miss the chips! You can serve them as an appetizer or a side dish and they’re easy to make too! First cut broccoli and cauliflower into smallish florets and put them on a parchment paper lined baking sheet Drizzle them with olive oil, sprinkle with … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Easy Sheet Pan Supper

Whew! It has been a whirlwind holiday this year, and if you’re like me, you are surrounded by boxes, decorations to put away, and a general mess… You might be tired of the kitchen, preparing food, and generally exhausted from holiday fun… BUT you still need to eat! This sheet pan supper is an easy … Continue reading

Party Panache, Pimiento Cheese & Sausage Puffs

This is a twist on an old Southern party favorite, Bisquick Sausage Balls Thank you Ricki for telling me about this version! This combination is great for Christmas because the red pimientos and green onion pieces make them look party festive! You can use prepared pimiento cheese, or make your own here Because of the … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Bacon Brown Sugar Chicken

At my house, this is one of our go to dinners it goes together in a snap and everybody loves it! I use precut chicken tenders which makes assembly a breeze Chicken tenders, brown sugar and bacon are all you need, and if you have time, a marinade for an extra flavor boost {I like … Continue reading