How to Host a Summer Sandwich Bar

How to Host a Summer Sandwich Bar |

This is a paid conversation written by me on behalf of Sargento┬«. The opinions and texts are all mine. Summer gatherings involve cooking, and that cooking is usually done on the grill. However, today I am going to talk about a great option for summer gatherings that requires no cooking – a sandwich bar. The... Read More

BBQ Pulled Pork Subs

BBQ Pulled Pork Subs |

BBQ pork is a classic sandwich, but there are so many tasty ways to make it! I love to make them especially for a crowd because it is usually so simple to make. I always make mine in the crock pot. It really couldn’t be easier. This delicious variation includes ginger and honey! Print BBQ... Read More

Brazilian Lemonade

Brazilian Lemonade |

I have been to several Brazilian restaurants and found some of them offer a drink called Brazilian Lemonade. I’m not quite sure how Brazilian it really is and it isn’t even made from lemons. It’s actually made with limes. Whatever you call it and where ever it originated, it is delicious. It is something I... Read More

Flashback Friday – Shredded Beef Tacos

Shredded Beef Tacos |

I first made this this recipe in 2008 and it has got to be one of my favorite ways to have tacos. Even though this is a recipe for tacos, the meat works great to use in just about any Mexican dish. We also love it in enchiladas or burritos. Shredded Beef Tacos Save Save... Read More

Asian Beef Skewers

Asian Beef Skewers |

Have you been enjoying grill season? I know I have. It’s one of my favorite parts of summer. I love the flavor that you get from cooking on a grill and clean up is a lot easier too. One of the things that I love to grill is skewers. The main reason I love to... Read More

Super Soft Playdough

Super Soft Playdough |

I have another playdough recipe for ya today. This one is NOT edible but is just as easy to make as the recipe I shared yesterday. It only takes 2 ingredients to make and they are items you should have in the house – cornstarch and┬á hair conditioner. Kind of crazy, but it works. The... Read More

Easy Edible Playdough

Easy Edible Playdough |

About mid July is when my kids start to get bored with summer. We usually have done all the fun things that we have wanted to do and I have to get creative to help occupy their time. When we get to this point, it’s the perfect time to get in the kitchen and make... Read More

Churros with Chocolate Dipping Sauce

Churros with Chocolate Dipping Sauce |

Do you love churros? I don’t know if there is anyone out there that doesn’t! You gotta love that sugary cinnamon coated crunch on the outside with that soft and chewy sweet inside. They are heavenly and even better when you make them yourselves. They really are quite simple to make. The big trick is... Read More

Flashback Friday – Cucumber Salad

Cucumber Salad |

Today’s flashback is one of my favorite salads. This recipe was even included in my first cookbook. It’s the perfect summer salad and great to take to whatever party you may be attending in the summer. If you haven’t tried this one yet, now’s your chance! Cucumber Salad Save Save

String Cheese Manicotti

String Cheese Manicotti

I have a fun recipe for you today that will help you make manicotti in a snap. The main thing that makes it so easy to make is string cheese. Usually you stuff those manicotti shells with a ricotta cheese mixture. This can be messy and time consuming to do. Now enter the string cheese!... Read More