Grilled Corn with Barbeque Butter #CookoutWeek

Grilled Corn with Barbeque Butter #CookoutWeek

Nothing says “Welcome to Summer!” quite like corn on the cob…especially when it’s cooked outside…over an open fire…and then covered in a rich and flavorful butter…YUM! Be sure to add Grilled Corn with Barbeque Butter to your next cookout, picnic or even camping trip. Make the simple butter ahead of time and add effortless flavor in […]

#CookoutWeek Kickoff

#CookoutWeek Kickoff

Join in the fun of #CookoutWeek 2016 as Thanks for Cookin’ joins forces with 50 other awesome Food Bloggers to bring you delicious summer recipes plus a giveaway, brought to you by some spectacular sponsors, packed full of everything you need to host your own legendary cookout this summer! Summer is my favorite, plain and simple. I love […]

Fried Pickle Bites

Fried Pickle Bites

The perfect appetizer for pickle lovers everywhere. Fried Pickle Bites are easy to make and fun to eat! Crunchy on the outside, juicy on the inside with a surprise of gooey cheese, these little bundles are just what you want to serve with cocktails at a dinner party, or to pass around at your next game […]

Fruit Salad with Strawberry Citrus Glaze

Fruit Salad with Strawberry Citrus Glaze

A great fruit salad is one of summertime’s simple pleasures. And I know you’re gonna love this Fruit Salad with Strawberry Citrus Glaze. The easy dressing really lets the fruit shine! Mix it up with your favorite fruits and use everything that’s fresh in season. Man oh man, there is nothing like chowing down on […]

One Pot Beefy Tex Mex Rice

One Pot Beefy Tex Mex Rice

Tex Mex comfort food at its finest! You’re less than an hour away from enjoying this scrumptious One Pot Beefy Tex Mex Rice dinner. Ground beef cooks with classic Tex Mex veggies and easy minute rice before piles of shredded cheese get stirred in. Serve it up with sour cream and fresh cilantro and a side of […]

Carrot Cake Pancakes

Carrot Cake Pancakes

Have you ever had a craving for dessert for breakfast? These Carrot Cake Pancakes are the perfect solution. I’ve added some lovely warm spices to my brown sugar pancakes and then loaded them with grated carrots. Of course you can’t have carrot cake without cream cheese frosting so I’ve drizzled some right on top! The […]

Honey Mustard Snack Mix

Honey Mustard Snack Mix

Who can say no to snack mix? I know I can’t, especially when it’s my new Honey Mustard Snack Mix. All those different tastes and textures coated in a sweet and salty and spicy flavor explosion. Made in the crock pot, this big batch snack will satisfy your salty crunchy cravings in no time. I […]

Ranch Flavored Hummus

Ranch Flavored Hummus

Ranch is one of the most popular flavors in the country. And now you can enjoy that familiar put-it-on-everything-flavor in a better-for-you dip: hummus. Ranch Flavored Hummus is a new way to add excitement to a boring veggie tray and add an herby punch to your favorite crackers. I’ve been playing around with homemade hummus […]

Hot Roast Beef and Cheddar Sliders

Hot Roast Beef and Cheddar Sliders

Warm and cheesy sandwiches that will fill you up right. Minimal prep and some time in the oven gets you these hearty Hot Roast Beef and Cheddar Sliders. And the sauce is absolutely to die for! After you’ve had these just once, you’ll never want cold cuts any other way…   I’m sure you’ve seen lots […]

Doctored Cake Mix and cake pop lessons learned the hard way

Doctored Cake Mix and cake pop lessons learned the hard way

Rather than the normal “how to” post, this is much more of a “how not to” post…Doctored Cake Mix is my response to having zero homemade-cake-baking skills whatsoever. The hard lessons? Well….you win some, you lose some. Sometimes in the same dish. The hospital I work at decided to hold an employee Dessert Challenge. I […]