Summer is in full swing, and it is time for outdoor picnics and potlucks. I get bored making the same old recipes when I am asked to bring a dish to pass, so I have been trying to mix things up and add more variety to my picnic recipes. I made this broccoli salad for […]
Make this tasty casserole from roasted beets and beet greens! A delicious baked summer side dish.
This post contains affiliate links. June is National Seafood Month, and here is a recipe to celebrate – Shrimp and Jicama Salad. Seafood is perfect for summer meals, because it is so quick and easy to prepare. I know my family is always busy during the summer, running from one activity to another, so we […]
Salt Potatoes are a staple recipe in upstate New York. These creamy, buttery, bite sized potatoes are simple to make and delicious, especially covered in melted butter. They make an amazing addition to your outdoor barbecue or cookout.
Spring Rolls are a great way to enjoy vegetables. There is something about seeing vegetables all sliced thinly and wrapped up neatly that makes them more appealing, and like most Americans I could stand to eat more veggies. So I recently decided I should make Spring Rolls at home, and made these Spring Rolls with […]
This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ForTheLoveOfHam #CollectiveBias Christmas and New Year’s are just around the corner! I can’t believe how quickly the holiday season is coming up, and I am busy planning for holiday entertaining. When it comes to the holiday meals nothing […]
I am always looking for new ways to serve old favorites, like carrots. While browsing Pinterest for sides for Thanksgiving I came across this recipe for Maple Glazed Carrots, and decided it would work well. So I changed it up a little and made these Maple Roasted Carrots. I modified the recipe up by using […]
This is the perfect time of year for making winter squash. One of my favorite winter squash is Acorn squash because the size is perfect for our family. This weekend I made this Couscous & Cranberry Stuffed Acorn Squash for dinner, and it was delicious. Couscous makes a nice base for stuffing a squash because […]
This recipe for Roasted Sweet Potatoes and Pears would make a great side dish for Thanksgiving! I used to think I didn’t like sweet potatoes, because the only way I’d ever eaten them was the typical Thanksgiving side dish where they are covered with brown sugar and marshamallows. That dish is way too sweet for […]
I am a member of the Balance Your Plate team and helping spread the word about CALIFORNIA PIZZA KITCHEN oven-ready pizzas. As a team member, I receive product and incentives in exchange for participating in brand-related activities. It is no secret that the average American diet is not very healthy. But few of us probably […]
I received product and compensation for this post. All opinions are my own. This post contains affiliate links. This Caramel Honeycomb Snack Mix is a tasty snack that kids and adults will both love. Honeycomb cereal has been a family favorite for years, so I was excited to have the chance to make a recipes using […]
This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #PopIntoSAMS #CollectiveBias Popcorn is practically a staple food in my house – between me, my husband and our three kids it is a rare night when someone doesn’t decide to make popcorn! This weekend we had a family […]
This post is sponsored by ConAgra RO*TEL. Spring has finally arrived here in New York – better late than never! When it comes to spring entertaining quick and easy ideas are key for me, like RO*TEL’s Rockin’ Guac paired with Bud Light Lime-A-Ritas! I love guacamole. Nothing beats the smooth and creamy taste with just […]
This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #BigGameSnacks #CollectiveBias My family and I love watching college basketball, so we are excited about all the big games that will be starting soon. The game is fast paced and unpredictable, and of we love to see upsets […]
This hearty quick bread recipe is perfect for St. Patrick’s Day! This Guinness Bread is packed with flavor, and has an amazing moist texture. Since it is a quick bread you don’t have to mess around with proofing yeast, the carbonation in the Guinness Stout combines with the baking soda to make the bread rise.
This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #EasyAsPotPie #CollectiveBias Now that it is January cold weather is really settling in around here! It is the perfect time to warm up with comfort foods like Marie Callender’s pot pies, which deliver a true sense of homemade. […]
This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SeasonedGreetings #CollectiveBias Holiday season is all about parties! We always host a big family party on Christmas Day and have lots of appetizers and finger food for everyone to eat until Christmas dinner. This year one of the […]
I have been making lots and lots of apple desserts, but this weekend I need a side dish to take to a pot luck picnic. I wanted to bring something healthy and seasonal, so I made this Apple Fennel salad. This salad uses fennel, which pairs well with apples because it has a nice licorice […]