25 Cinco de Mayo Recipes

Cinco de Mayo is right around the corner.  You know that I will be gearing up to get my mexican food grub on this day.  Who am I kidding I usually eat mexican food at least once a week.  However, I won’t feel guilty about indulging in homemade tortillas, queso, chips, guacamole, beer and...

Lightened fried cauliflower rice with chicken

 Life just got better with lightened fried cauliflower rice with chicken.  In fact I’m planning it again for next week! Life is a constant struggle.  It can be with marriages, family members, kids, animals, schools, government systems, money problems, blog issues and my personal favorite WEIGHT ISSUES.  I would be one heck of a...

Twenty Minute Spinach Gnocchi Sausage

Twenty minute spinach gnocchi sausage is the perfect meal for when you need dinner in a hurry. I’m off to sunny California today for a weekend with other food bloggers in Temecula.  It will be my first time attending this Big Traveling Potluck but I’m pretty dang excited because I’m meeting up with some...

Chorizo Avocado Grilled Cheese

This chorizo avocado grilled cheese is going to rock your socks off. Now that Easter has passed it’s time to get back to grilled cheese month.  I couldn’t leave everyone hanging with just one recipe this month to celebrate.  In all reality I wanted to have a whole week dedicated to sandwiches but as...

Caramel macchiato ice cream float

Start your Easter off right with these easy caramel macchiato ice cream floats. The count down to Easter is almost over. In fact we get to celebrate this righteous day tomorrow. I celebrated with all kinds of desserts this past week but I left one out. Occasionally I have a recipe run through my...

Sweet and crunchy chicken sandwiches

This post is sponsored by Just BARE® Chicken. All opinions provided are my own. A couple of weeks ago I was asked to help Just BARE chicken with its Chicken +5 Ingredient Challenge.  We are in the final stages of this competition.  Fans were asked to submit their  ingredient lists and judge Lisa Golden Schroeder...

Chicken and vegetable frittata

Can you believe it’s almost May!  Easter is about to fly past us all and the hot summer months will soon be here.  Even though I work from home summer is just not like it used to be when we were all in high school or college.  Come September I am still pale as...

Sausage and cheese stuffed pretzels

I keep telling myself that its almost the weekend.  Yes, its only Wednesday but I’m ready for Easter.  Family time, good food and time to reflect on my faith with the completion of Holy Week. We are also hiding eggs for the first time with Olivia.  I’m hoping that she actually goes to seek...