We tend to think of summer time as prime grilling time, but as we transition into fall we are still cooking outside, right? It’s time for tailgate parties, and for those of us who live along the coast, we can still have beach bonfires, and we always try to take a few fall camping trips, […]
Is it just me, or are our appetites bigger when we are cooking over an open fire? We recently returned from our annual camping trip up near Lake Tahoe. Food that is cooked directly over an open campfire just seems to taste better, you know? So I thought I’d share a few of our favorite […]
Do you ever have days where you a) didn’t want to cook; b) didn’t plan dinner; and, c) didn’t want to cook…? I do that all the time so I got creative with some left overs. I had pulled pork that was in the fridge left over from making these yummy quesadillas and I made […]
This savory cheesecake is a nice spin on basic cheese and crackers. And on basic cheesecake, too! Sun-dried tomatoes, pesto and 3 kinds of cheese make this delicious! The best part? Totally easy!
Mother’s Day is coming up! Do you have plans to honor your mom, yet? How about putting together a little brunch maybe even outside on the patio to take advantage of the Spring weather? These 20 delicious brunch recipes are the perfect thing to get your inspired and help you plan a great celebration of mom.
Cranberry Caramel Pecan Mini Cheesecakes This post contains affiliate links. You all remember those delightfully delicious and ridiculously easy Oreo Cheesecake Bites, right? Well, I’ve given them a sophisticated and delectable upgrade. Cranberry Caramel Pecan Cheesecake Bites. You heard that right, people. These are just as easy but a whole other flavor profile, and at […]
Whether you’re celebrating Cinco de Mayo or just a fan of Mexican food (or it happens to be Taco Tuesday at your house) here’s a quick and easy collection of Mexican food recipes. Start off with some easy chips and homemade salsa. 3 minutes and a food processor and you’re good to go! Another great […]
I love to cook, but don’t have as much time to do it as I used to. That’s why when I can figure out a great short cut in the kitchen, but still serve a yummy, healthy dinner I am happy camper. I was able to put together a delicious Garlic Shrimp Scampi Pasta dish […]
This recipe for butternut squash soup is probably one of the easiest I’ve ever made, and it is delicious! Creamy and rich, with a spicy kick of cayenne pepper… it’s just about perfect! The beauty of this recipe is that you can buy the prepped cubes of raw butternut squash and just toss everything into […]
Tips for stress-free entertaining. I had a Girls’ Night In and threw a Wine and Cheese Ornament Exchange party! On a weeknight, no less. Easy and fun!