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pesto

Pistachio-Cilantro Pesto

In Sauce On January 30, 2013 21 Comments

I’m at it again with my Blendtec! I’ve made pesto before but never like this. A traditional pesto is more Italian than anything but today I’ve got a… Read More »

salsa

Restaurant-Style Salsa

In Sides, Southwest On January 29, 2013 26 Comments

So I bet you thought that I was stopping at the smoothie with my blender….not so. Blendtec claims to be able to blend many things. iPhones, skeletons, Justin… Read More »

Mango Smoothie

Stonyfield Blends & Blendtec

In Fruit, Giveaways, Healthy On January 28, 2013 138 Comments

Today is Monday and for many readers out there, your Monday is about to get more exciting.  I have got one of the most exciting giveaways YET on… Read More »

nachos

BBQ Pulled Pork Nachos

In Pork, Southwest On January 25, 2013 6 Comments

Hooray for Friday! I’ve been out traveling for my full-time job all week so today really feels like Tuesday to me. Thank goodness it is not!  I’m wrapping… Read More »

Game Day Recipes

French Bread Pizza

In Pizza On January 24, 2013 3 Comments

I’ve been trying for a while now to perfect pizza dough. Or more like perfecting the baking process of the pizza.  I just can’t seem to get the… Read More »

Recipe Roundup: St. Patrick's Day Feast

Mini Reubens

In Beef, Sandwiches On January 23, 2013 3 Comments

I really wanted to call these ‘Ruby’s’ but I wasn’t sure if anyone would understand what they were. To be clear, these are miniature Rubens. GREAT for snacking! Making… Read More »

buffalo chicken biscuits

Buffalo Chicken Pockets With Blue Cheese Dip

In Poultry On January 22, 2013 18 Comments

I’ve got another delicious party treat for you today! I’m a HUGE fan of buffalo chicken but don’t like wings. Mostly because I don’t like meat on the… Read More »

chili

Guinness Chili

In Beef, Soup On January 21, 2013 5 Comments

Happy Monday! I’m sure everyone got their fill of football championship games this weekend and you’re now gearing up for the big game in a just a couple… Read More »

pineapple upside down cake

Browned-Butter Pineapple Upside Down Cake

In Bakery On January 17, 2013 1 Comment

So here’s a funny story…My younger brother recently celebrated a birthday.  Growing up, the birthday cake of choice for my entire family was this chocolate cake with a… Read More »

turkey meatballs

Mini Turkey Meatballs & Carmella’s Sauce

In Giveaways, Italian, Pasta, Poultry On January 15, 2013 47 Comments

There’s something about a big bowl of pasta and meatballs with homemade sauce that just makes for a delicious meal. I’m big into homemade sauce, noodles, meatballs…you name… Read More »

Quick Chicken Noodle Soup

Quick Chicken Noodle Soup

In Poultry, Soup On January 14, 2013 0 Comments

Well, it’s Monday. I feel like the weekends just fly by way too quickly.  Did you cook anything exciting this weekend? I was craving some chicken noodle soup… Read More »

meyer lemon chicken

Meyer Lemon Chicken

In Poultry On January 11, 2013 0 Comments

I must be in the mood for tart dishes this week because here’s the second day in a row of a lemon post.  Only today I am using… Read More »