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Easy Homemade Vanilla Granola |

Easy Homemade Vanilla Granola

July 19, 2017 9:11 am Published by Leave your thoughts

I love granola! It is perfect by itself for breakfast or a snack. I also love to eat it for breakfast with yogurt and fruit too. Sure you can go to the store and purchase granola, but homemade is pretty awesome and it is pretty simple to make. This version has a delicious vanilla flavor.... Read More

Ground Beef and Broccoli Stir Fry |

Ground Beef and Broccoli Stir Fry

July 18, 2017 9:02 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Ground beef is one of those staple items that I keep on hand. So I recently decided to rethink the way I look at some recipes and find recipes that use other forms of beef and see about changing them up to use ground beef. Beef and broccoli is a well known Asian dish. It’s... Read More

Pulled Chicken Suiza Sammies |

Flashback Friday – Pulled Chicken Suiza Sammies

July 14, 2017 7:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

I’m flashing back to a tasty chicken sandwich recipe for ya today. It all begins with a rotisserie chicken. That chicken is then mixed with some ingredients that you probably wouldn’t normal think about using for a sandwich, but it works so well. I like to think of this as a chicken version of a... Read More

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter Bars |

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter Bars

July 12, 2017 7:00 am Published by 2 Comments

Love oatmeal chocolate chip cookies? How about peanut butter cookies? Well this recipe is for you. This recipe combines those two wonderful cookies into one. The other great thing is they are made into bars! So no scooping and cooking trays of cookies. Just place in one pan, bake, cool, and eat! Kids board with... Read More

Fabulous BBQ Chicken Skewers |

Fabulous BBQ Chicken Skewers

July 11, 2017 7:00 am Published by 2 Comments

I think that we can all agree that bacon makes anything taste better, right? Well, bacon is the key ingredient in this recipe that makes it so fabulous. However, the way the bacon is used in the recipe just may surprise you. You place it into your food processor and blend it to a paste.... Read More

Pina Colada Pie | #celebratingfoodholidays

Pina Colada Pie and Other Pina Colada Recipes

July 10, 2017 6:00 am Published by 6 Comments

If you like pina coladas, then today is your day. It’s National Pina Colada Day, so let’s all shout hooray! If I am gonna waste my calories on a drink, then it better be a pina colada! There is just something magical that happens when pineapple and coconut come together. Well, in celebration of this... Read More

Easy Fruit Dip |

Flashback Friday – Easy Fruit Dip

July 7, 2017 8:42 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Fruit is great by itself, but is always even better with a good dip! If you are taking fruit to a BBQ, pair it with this easy dip. You only need 4 ingredients to make this and all you need to do is blend them all together. Easy Fruit Dip

Quick Honey Ginger Shrimp |

Quick Honey Ginger Shrimp

July 6, 2017 9:00 am Published by 1 Comment

I have a super easy dish for you today. Absolutely no cooking is needed! It can be used as a main dish or as an appetizer. Either way it is delicious. This recipe all begins with full cooked shrimp from the freezer section of the store. This is what makes this a no cook dish,... Read More

Garlic Parmesan Roasted Broccoli |

Garlic Parmesan Roasted Broccoli

July 5, 2017 9:21 am Published by Leave your thoughts

I love roasting vegetables in the oven. It gives them an awesome flavor. I have roasted broccoli before, but this one ads in garlic and parmesan. It was delish! Now I have another recipe for roasting veggies! Print Garlic Parmesan Roasted Broccoli   Ingredients 24 oz of fresh broccoli florets (can use thawed broccoli florets)... Read More

Instant Pot Cafe Rio Chicken

July 4, 2017 12:12 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

I hope you are all having a wonderful and safe 4th of July today! I am spending time with my family, but still had a recipe to share with you today. Now that I have finally been able to use my Instant Pot (pressure cooker) a few times, one of the things I have wanted... Read More