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Mexican Rice Bowl |

Mexican Rice Bowl

August 17, 2017 9:10 am Published by Leave your thoughts

You really can make just about anything into a rice bowl. After I convert a favorite salad of mine into a bbq chicken rice bowl, I decided to make a Mexican version. With this version I used cilantro lime rice as the base and for the meat used I my go to way for making... Read More

Teriyaki Ground Beef |

Teriyaki Ground Beef

August 16, 2017 9:28 am Published by Leave your thoughts

I have been on a quest recently to rethink ground beef. I am trying to take it beyond the usual recipes that you would normally think of like stir fry¬†and gyros. Usually when I make teriyaki beef, I use something like a strip steak. However, I was thinking why couldn’t I just use ground beef... Read More

Orange Butter |

Orange Butter

August 15, 2017 8:55 am Published by 1 Comment

It’s amazing how just a little added something to a dish can make it go from regular to spectacular. Today is exactly one of those things. Just by adding a few extra ingredients to a butter and you have something you can use to take your dish to a whole new level. This orange butter... Read More

Night Owl Smores Treat |

Night Owl S’mores Treat – Flashback Friday

August 11, 2017 8:33 am Published by 1 Comment

To finish up my 3 day s’mores fest, I am going back to a s’mores recipe that was in need of a new photograph. I also decided to make a video to go along with it too. I added the video to the page with the recipe, so you can find it there. This is... Read More

Smores Waffle Sandwiches |

S’mores Waffle Sandwiches

August 10, 2017 7:48 am Published by 1 Comment

Happy National S’mores Day! Today’s the 2nd recipe in my s’mores 3 day celebration! No fire is need for this version, just a waffle maker. S’more ingredients get sandwiched in between simple homemade waffles. Then you place it back in the waffle maker to melt the chocolate and marshmallows. Be sure to stop by tomorrow... Read More

Smores Popcorn Balls |

S’mores Popcorn Balls

August 9, 2017 7:37 am Published by 1 Comment

I know it was a food holiday yesterday, but there is a pretty good one tomorrow. It is one that I love to celebrate each summer – National S’mores Day! For several years now, I have shared several recipes for this food holiday every time and this year is still the same. I have one... Read More

Loaded Zucchini Skins |

Loaded Zucchini Skins and 21 Other Zucchini Recipes

August 8, 2017 7:00 am Published by 2 Comments

Years ago, I started creating a collection of zucchini recipes out of necessity. I had zucchini growing like crazy in my garden. Well now, I have no garden but I still am more than happy to take any excess zucchini from any friends or neighbors. And when it comes down to it, I will even... Read More

Zucchini Cupcakes With Caramel Frosting |

Zucchini Cupcakes with Caramel Frosting – Flashback Friday

August 4, 2017 10:10 am Published by 1 Comment

Do you have a garden? Do you have zucchini coming out your ears? Well, I have a great collection of recipes using zucchini and this happens to be one of them. The combination of flavors is this one is different than most and also gets topped with a homemade caramel frosting. If you like zucchini... Read More

Honey BBQ Chicken Wraps |

Honey BBQ Chicken Wraps

August 3, 2017 8:24 am Published by 1 Comment

I have a fun throw together wrap for you today. What makes this so easy to throw together is frozen popcorn chicken and a bag of coleslaw mix. The popcorn chicken gets coated in a sweet bbq sauce and the bag of coleslaw mix gets easily made into coleslaw with just a few simple ingredients.... Read More

Blueberry Buttermilk Biscuits |

Blueberry Buttermilk Biscuits

August 2, 2017 7:25 am Published by 1 Comment

I love blueberry muffins for breakfast, but I have never tried a blueberry biscuit until this recipe. They are equally as good as blueberry muffins. Plus they get drizzled with icing. I can get my husband to eat about anything if it is topped with icing. Another great thing about this recipe is there is... Read More