Sundried tomato olive bread

Olivia and I are taking a trip today.  We are going to visit my sister and her family in the Texas Hill Country.  This is my first road trip with just Olivia and I on the big open road.  I’ve got my trusty iPad with lots of Sophia the First downloaded and tons of...

Mini Stacked White Cake

I just don’t bake a lot of cakes at home.  I excel at cupcakes and other desserts just not cakes.  Within the 3 1/2 years of starting A Zesty Bite I can count on one hand the cakes that I have made.  My goal this year is to become more comfortable in baking, decorating...

Behind the Scenes

Do you ever wonder how food bloggers take their photo shots?  What is their set up like?  Where did they take the photo? I have decided to do a monthly roundup of “behind the scenes” type posts.  You get to see what the set up is and I will show you where I took...

Chicken +5 Ingredients Cheese Flatbread

People always assume that food bloggers make every single meal and our food is always very elaborate.  We like simple, we like to eat out and we like to munch on snack foods that are lying around the house.  The best way I can describe my blog is that I do like to cook...

Italian Nachos

Move over beloved Mexican food and hello nachos.  Not just any nachos, Italian Nachos.  This dish just moved up into my Top 5 things that I like to eat.  I am that serious about these babies.  I never even thought about making chips out of egg roll wrappers! A couple of weeks ago I...

Spinach and Broccoli Pesto Spaghetti

Spinach and broccoli pesto spaghetti that will be a fan favorite with kids and adults. One of Olivia’s favorite things to eat is noodles.  She totally makes the slurpy sucking down noise as she puts them down.  I decided to dress up her noodles and a little pesto to them.  We usually make the...

Mexican Potato Salad

I am super excited to let you know that I partnered with Black Gold Farms to share some love for red potatoes #betterwithreds.  I grew up in a meat and potato kind of family.  I can honestly say that I think I’ve had potatoes every single way you can make them.  My personal favorite...

Chicken Salad Sandwich

I’m about to admit a HUGE weakness of mine and its the Chicken Salad Sandwich.  I can’t get enough of this stuff.  I’m picky about it too like I am my tortillas.  I prefer not to have nuts or fruits in at as well.  Just a good ole’ plain chicken salad sandwich without the...