Take-out Tuesday, Slow Cooker Sweet Chili Cashew Chicken

Yay! Crock pot season has begun!! Fall means supper simmering in the slow cooker filling your home with tantalizing aromas!         This slow cook chicken is family friendly, easy to put together and can cook while you’re busy finishing up your afternoon errands             It is tangy … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Salsa Chicken & Roasted Vegetable Salad Wrap

  Do you have a tired zucchini, a lonely sweet pepper, a half of an onion, a bowl of cherry tomatoes?       Oh good!! All you need now is a little Salsa Chicken and  before you know it, you will be dining on a healthy and flavor filled summer meal       … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Grilled Blackened Shrimp with Basil Fettucini Alfredo

  Grilled Blackened Shrimp with Basil Fettucini Alfredo… Sounds fancy doesn’t it??         Can you keep a secret? Shhh… It’s super easy to make!!           This is courtesy of HHjr         He is the definition of a morning person, especially at the beach where He … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Fiesta Frito Pie

  One of the main dish recipes on the June Paint Bucket is Deep Dish Frito Pie from the Food Network The Monthly Paint Bucket is my way of paring down recipes I want to make, to a manageable list of recipes to draw inspiration from during the month, so I don’t waste a lot … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Sassy Southern Quiche

  A favorite dip in the South is Hissy Fit Dip Legend has it that Hissy Fit Dip was supposedly named after a spoiled Southern belle who was so busy socializing that by the time she got to the appetizer table the dip was all gone, and in true spoiled Southern belle form, she threw … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Sheet Pan Smoked Sausage Supper

  Okay, is everyone “turkey tuckered” out??         This sheet pan dinner is not only totally different from Thanksgiving fare, it is incredibly easy to make!         I don’t know why it took me so long to try a sheet pan dinner, but now that I’ve tried it, I … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Fall Salad with Bacon, Brussels & Bleu Cheese Topping

  It’s finally feeling more like fall around here and the leaves are beginning to change         Temps have dropped a little, but we are still in the 80s, too warm for soup, but perfect for this easy salad of chopped romaine topped with a combination of warm bacon, Brussels sprouts and … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Mushroom Magic Pasta

  Okay, so what’s so magic about this pasta?       First of all, you make it with a no boil, “ready” pasta         It comes fully cooked in the package and all it requires is a quick 60 seconds in the microwave         It is coated with … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Blueberry Chicken Salad Lettuce Wraps

  This really is a “Take-out Tuesday,” a wrap made with a favorite chicken salad from a local cafe         One of my besties brought over some of our favorite chicken salad, which we enjoyed on fresh brioche buns To my delight, she insisted that I keep the remaining chicken salad, which … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Fishy Fajita Buffet

As Labor Day approaches, the end of summer is not far away and I think we all anxiously await fall fun We actually have about 8 months of nice warm weather in the South, and we’ll be able to swim until mid October.  But when school starts, and football begins, aren’t you ready for pumpkins, … Continue reading

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