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Caprese Pasta Salad - turn classic caprese salad into a quick pasta salad. Great for summer get togethers, quick lunches, or a light dinner!

Caprese Pasta Salad…

Caprese Pasta Salad - turn classic caprese salad into a quick pasta salad. Great for summer get togethers, quick lunches, or a light dinner! Happy Memorial Day weekend!!  The unofficial kick off to summer. I hope you get to enjoy an extra day off, … [Read More...]

Strawberry Ice Box Cake - no bake cake that is perfect for summer. Layers of fresh whipped cream, strawberries, and graham crackers. It will disappear quickly!

Strawberry Ice Box Cake…

Strawberry Ice Box Cake - no bake cake that is perfect for summer.  Layers of fresh whipped cream, strawberries, and graham crackers.  It will disappear quickly! Memorial Day weekend is here.  I really thought we had another week, but nope, it is … [Read More...]

Roasted Garlic, Chicken and Herb White Pizza

Roasted Garlic White Chicken Pizza…

There are a lot of new readers around here lately, so I wanted to make sure that no one missed this great recipe.  This White Chicken Pizza has been the most popular recipe on this site, since the day it was posted. People love roasted garlic, … [Read More...]

Pear, Cashew and Canadian Bacon Salad with Poppy Seed Dressing - a great lunch or dinner summer salad with sweet pears, crunchy cashews, salty Canadian bacon and sweet poppy seed dressing. No heating up the kitchen!

Pear, Cashew and Canadian…

Pear, Cashew and Canadian Bacon Salad with Poppy Seed Dressing – a great lunch or dinner summer salad with sweet pears, crunchy cashews, salty Canadian bacon and sweet poppy seed dressing.  No heating up the kitchen! I have to say, I am getting pretty tired of the rain.  We almost never get rain in Colorado, […]

Piquillo Pepper and Goat Cheese Crostini - crispy crostini topped with goat cheese, chopped piquillo peppers and drizzled with balsamic vinegar. The perfect easy appetizer for any get together.

Piquillo Pepper and Goat…

Piquillo Pepper and Goat Cheese Crostini – crispy crostini topped with goat cheese, chopped piquillo peppers and drizzled with balsamic vinegar.  The perfect easy appetizer for any get together. What a great weekend, I am not really ready for Monday.  Saturday we had a garage sale.  Now, that is not the most fun thing to […]

Iced Almond Lemon Loaf Cake {Dinners, Dishes, and Desserts}

Iced Almond-Lemon Loaf Cake…

Iced Almond-Lemon Loaf Cake – super moist and tender loaf cake with lots of lemon flavor.  Topped with a tangy lemon glaze.     Happy Friday!  So happy the weekend is finally here, and the weather is looking good!  Last weekend it was cold, rainy, and we even got snow.  This weekend it is supposed […]

Spaghetti & Meatballs Pizza {Dinners, Dishes, and Desserts}

Spaghetti and Meatball Pizza…

Spaghetti and Meatball Pizza - turn pizza night into something new by topping it with spaghetti and meatballs!   Do you ever get stuck in a rut with dinner? You have tacos one night, spaghetti one night, pizza one night and so on. You know what … [Read More...]

Soft and Chewy Double Chocolate Chip Cookies (Gluten-Free) - Super rich and fudgy chocolate cookies that almost taste like you are eating a brownie. And they just happen to be gluten free (you would never know)!

Soft and Chewy Double…

Soft and Chewy Double Chocolate Chip Cookies (Gluten-Free) - Super rich and fudgy chocolate cookies that almost taste like you are eating a brownie.  And they just happen to be gluten free (you would never know)! I can not believe that we only … [Read More...]

Grilled Teriyaki Chicken {Dinners, Dishes, and Desserts}

Teriyaki Grilled Chicken…

Teriyaki Grilled Chicken - A great chicken dinner any night of the week.  Just grill chicken and add the teriyaki sauce to finish! Summer is just about here, and that means it is time to fire up the grill.  I love summer nights when I can cook … [Read More...]

Jicima and Watermelon Salad {Dinners, Dishes, and Desserts}

Jicima and Watermelon Salad…

Jicima and Watermelon Salad - use juicy watermelon and slightly sweet jicima to make a great summer side dish.  Toss with a honey-lime vinaigrette. Happy Mother's Day this weekend to all the Mom's out there!  I don't get to see my mom on Mother's … [Read More...]

Southwestern Chicken Pasta - A creamy southwestern style pasta with black beans, corn, chicken and tons of flavor. All made with a gluten-free pasta (trust me, you would never know).

Southwestern Chicken Pasta…

Southwestern Chicken Pasta - A creamy southwestern style pasta with black beans, corn, chicken and tons of flavor.  All made with a gluten-free pasta (trust me, you would never know).   I think things are finally back to normal around here, after … [Read More...]

Pancake breakfast sandwiches are brinner - breakfast for dinner! Make them at home using pancakes, sausage, egg, and cheese.

Pancake Breakfast Sandwiches…

Pancake breakfast sandwiches are brinner - breakfast for dinner! Make them at home using pancakes, sausage, egg, and cheese.   Lots of times people think just because I have a food blog, and cook for a living, that dinner is no problem at … [Read More...]

Caramel Stuffed Chocolate Chip Cookies - what could be better than a soft and chewy cookie with an gooey caramel candy inside!

Caramel Stuffed Chocolate Chip…

Caramel Stuffed Chocolate Chip Cookies - Thick and chewy chocolate chip cookies that have a chocolate and caramel candy stuffed inside.  Ooey, gooey, and delicious! The absolute hardest part about being away from home for 6 weeks on vacation is … [Read More...]

Vietnamese Egg rolls - not your average egg roll, these have a slight twist on the classic Vietnamese style egg roll.

Vietnamese Egg Rolls…

Vietnamese Egg rolls - not your average egg roll, these have a slight twist on the classic Vietnamese style egg roll. I am so excited for today's post.  My friend Tony is helping me out today.  Tony is not a blogger, he is an engineer, but he is … [Read More...]

Oven Roasted Potatoes and Sausage - Crispy oven roasted potatoes, peppers and onions, with your favorite sausage. Great one pan meal for any night of the week.

Oven Roasted Potatoes and…

Oven Roasted Potatoes and Sausage - Crispy oven roasted potatoes, peppers and onions, with your favorite sausage.  Great one pan meal for any night of the week. We are back!  All the way from New Zealand, we made it!  It was an amazing 6 weeks, … [Read More...]

Mint Chocolate Poke Cake - moist chocolate cake covered with hot fudge, chocolate pudding and then topped with mint whipped cream. A chocolate and mint dream come true!

Mint Chocolate Poke Cake…

Mint Chocolate Poke Cake - moist chocolate cake covered with hot fudge, chocolate pudding and then topped with mint whipped cream.  A chocolate and mint dream come true! Tomorrow my little guy turns 10 years old.  Double digits!!  That is kind of … [Read More...]

Honey Pumpkin Seed Granola {Dinners, Dishes, and Desserts}

Homemade Granola with Pumpkin…

Homemade Granola with Pumpkin Seeds, Honey & Cranberries - homemade crunchy granola made with honey, brown sugar, pecans, pumpkin seeds, cranberries and chocolate chips.  Breakfast just got a whole lot better! What do you eat for breakfast … [Read More...]

Cheesy Skillet Chili Mac - Two comfort foods come together in a one skillet dinner the whole family will love. Plus it is ready in only 20 minutes!

Cheesy Skillet Chili Mac…

Cheesy Skillet Chili Mac - Two comfort foods come together in a one skillet dinner the whole family will love.  Plus it is ready in only 20 minutes! I can't believe we have less than a week left in New Zealand.  I thought six weeks was going to … [Read More...]

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Whiskey Sour Punch…

Whiskey Sour Punch - orange juice, lemon juice and bourbon some triple sec together for a fizzy and fun punch.  Great for get togethers, and you can even make it ahead! Are you a whiskey drinker?  I am guessing the answer is yes if you decided to … [Read More...]

Chewy Coconut Chocolate Chip Granola Bars - chewy granola bars with coconut and chocolate chips. Super easy to make, and great to have one hand for snacks, lunches or even breakfasts!

Chewy Coconut Chocolate Chip…

Chewy Coconut Chocolate Chip Granola Bars - chewy granola bars with coconut and chocolate chips.  Super easy to make, and great to have one hand for snacks, lunches or even breakfasts! Do you do girls/guys night on a regular basis?  Everyone talks … [Read More...]

Pizza Pasta Skillets {Dinners, Dishes, and Desserts}

Pizza Pasta Skillet…

Pizza Pasta Skillet – turn pizza night into a 20 minute, super easy pasta dinner that everyone will go crazy for.  Pizza night is a regular occurrence in most families.  It seems that most of the time though, pizza night involves picking up the … [Read More...]

Sweet and just a little bit spicy, these Honey Sriracha Chicken Bites disappeared lightning fast. Tender, bite size chunks of chicken cook in just minutes and then are tossed with an irresistible sticky glaze.

Honey Sriracha Chicken Bites…

Sweet and just a little bit spicy, these Honey Sriracha Chicken Bites disappeared lightning fast. Tender, bite size chunks of chicken cook in just minutes and then are tossed with an irresistible sticky glaze. I am so excited for today's … [Read More...]

Peanut Butter Crunch Brownies - A fudgy brownie, topped with a layer of peanut butter cups, and then a layer of chocolate/peanut butter crispy fudge. Pure chocolate and peanut butter heaven!

Peanut Butter Crunch Brownies…

Peanut Butter Crunch Brownies - A fudgy brownie, topped with a layer of peanut butter cups, and then a layer of chocolate/peanut butter crispy fudge.  Pure chocolate and peanut butter heaven! What is your favorite dessert?  Mine has to be … [Read More...]

BLT Pasta Salad - Turn the classic BLT sandwich in a pasta salad with a creamy dressing. Great for lunch, dinner, parties, potlucks, or just about anytime.

BLT Pasta Salad…

BLT Pasta Salad - Turn the classic BLT sandwich in a pasta salad with a creamy dressing.  Great for lunch, dinner, parties, potlucks, or just about anytime.   April is here.  I am always behind on food holidays.  I never know about them until I … [Read More...]