Blue Cheese Dressing

  It’s 8:45 pm and I’ve got my legs stretched out in the recliner while the sweetest little bundle of joy is swinging right beside me.  It’s been 4 days since we welcomed him into our lives.  I should have a post coming your way this next week with pictures and a birth story. ...

Frosted Sugar Cookie Ice Cream

Now that Halloween is over we can all set our minds to the overeating and stretchy pants of Thanksgiving and Christmas. In fact I’m bypassing pumpkin for now and moving straight towards Christmas flavors. I think some of you are with me because I asked the other day for Pumpkin Spice or Sugar Cookies...

October Behind the Scenes-4

As October is coming to a close, I’m gearing up for the arrival of our little boy.  In fact I turn 39 weeks today and I’m anxiously awaiting for our trip to the hospital.  Don’t worry I haven’t let this pregnancy slow me down in the kitchen and I don’t plan on stopping during...

Snoopy Cookies

Everyone remembers certain shows that they watched growing up during their childhood years. Whether they are Disney, Nickelodeon or movies involving ET and Jaws. One show that comes to mind was the Peanuts TV show. I mean who doesn’t love Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Woodstock, Marcie, Patty and Lucy. Classic characters and just good TV....

Spicy Pickled Carrots

Living in Texas I can tell you that we definitely get our fair share of good Tex-Mex meals. There is no denying my love for anything with a little added spice to shake things up. In fact I could probably go for some chips and queso right about now paired with a margarita on...

Roasted Grapes and Goat Cheese Bites

Do you ever look at an ingredient or product and think I can substitute it with something else?  I do it all the time and these Roasted Grapes and Goat Cheese Bites were no different.  We are a green grape family and so I insisted on roasting green grapes instead of red.  It’s what...

Cheesy Hash Brown Sausage Quiche

Weeks ago I hopped onto a plane to head to Cleveland, OH for a cow adventure with the American Dairy Association Mideast group. It was my first time in Cleveland and definitely a first at spending some good quality time with dairy cows. I grew up with Livestock and now living in a farming...

10 Must Make Apple Recipes

A roundup of 10 MUST MAKE Apple Recipes during the fall and winter months.  Don’t let pumpkin get all the hype. For the past couple of weeks Pumpkin recipes have been taking over the web.  That’s completely fine but we typically leave out or forget all about apples in the fall.  They are by...