Chicken Appetizer Recipes

Chicken Appetizer Recipes

We all have lots of recipes for chicken wings to serve as appetizers, but how about some new ways to use chicken in your appetizers and little bites? I’ve been working with Sanderson Farms (disclosure: I am compensated for my work with them) for a few months now and am happy to use their 100% natural chicken. While I love so many classic appetizer recipes, most of them are not … Continue Reading →
Tropical Mango Guacamole Recipe

Tropical Mango Guacamole Recipe

  If you have never made homemade guacamole, don’t worry. I promise you it is not hard to do! It just requires a bit of chopping and such on your part and you will be amazed at the flavor you get. Today I’m sharing a recipe for Tropical Mango Guacamole which you can eat with tortilla chips or use to top fish, chicken, or pork, it is also a great … Continue Reading →
Parmesan Ranch Ritz Crackers Recipe

Parmesan Ranch Ritz Crackers Recipe

The other night I went to a painting party and we were all supposed to bring a snack. I like to bring things that can sit out without having to keep them hot or cold so I made these amazingly delicious and flavorful Parmesan Ranch Ritz Crackers. You can eat them alone or you can add any kind of dip or spread you like on them as well. Our painting … Continue Reading →
Fried Dill Pickles at Home

Fried Dill Pickles at Home

Caitlan and Hubby love pickles and they love fried pickles even more. This weekend Hubby decided to finally try making them himself at home. I think he was very happy that he did too! For anyone who has never had fried pickles and who love pickles you will be in for a treat. You take your favorite dill pickle slices and get them all coated with seasoned breading and then … Continue Reading →
Memorial Day Food Ideas

Memorial Day Food Ideas

Memorial Day is fast approaching as is Fourth of July. These are both great holidays for entertaining family and friends outside and getting into the patriotic spirit. Today I’m sharing some recipes from Family Features that would be perfect for either of these holidays or really at any time during the summer. Add Some Sizzle with a Brat Bar or Hot Dog Bar We start out with a bratwurst or … Continue Reading →
GoOrganic Candy Review and Giveaway

GoOrganic Candy Review and Giveaway

Hard candy is something I grew up with, Grandma Hoelker always had butterscotch candies with her and my Grandpa Coomes always had a jar of assorted hard candies. I don’t have a huge sweet tooth, but every once in a while a little piece of candy hits the spot. When GoOrganic told me about their organic candy and asked if my family and I would like to try it out … Continue Reading →
SNICKERS Crisper Satisfies the Crangry in Hubby

SNICKERS Crisper Satisfies the Crangry in Hubby

Thankfully, I have found something to satisfy Hubby when he comes home hungry, new SNICKERS Crispers! With everything that is happening at our house lately our dinners have not always been on time and he is cranky and hungry when he gets home from work. The SNICKERS Crisper are just the right size to crave that monster and make him happier! Thanks to SheSpeaks and MARS from sending me samples. I … Continue Reading →
National Tortilla Chip Day February 24

National Tortilla Chip Day February 24

National Tortilla Chip day is February 24th and what a fun holiday to celebrate! I love tortilla chips myself and know most of you do as well. Did you know you can make your own tortilla chips in the oven at home also? It is super simple! Homemade Baked Tortilla Chips You will need corn tortillas, you can make those or buy them pre-made. The great thing is that you … Continue Reading →
10 Superbowl Snack Ideas and Recipes: Perfect for Cheering On Your Favorite Football Team

10 Superbowl Snack Ideas and Recipes: Perfect for Cheering On Your Favorite Football Team

It is just about time for the Superbowl  (yes, I know it is actually Super Bowl, but most of us forget that)! That means we are all looking for some Superbowl snack ideas to serve at our own game day parties or to take with us to another location. So I have gathered some of my favorite recipes from blogging friends of mine, plus a few of my own recipes, … Continue Reading →
Barbecue Chicken Nachos

Barbecue Chicken Nachos

There are lots of big football viewing parties happening this time of year and nachos are a snack everyone loves. How about changing things up though and trying these barbecue chicken nachos instead? I’m going to give you the base recipe for the bbq chicken nachos, but you can of course customize them any way you like. Don’t be afraid to try new and different combinations of toppings either, barbecue … Continue Reading →