Bob’s Baked Beans #CookoutWeek

Bob’s Baked Beans #CookoutWeek

Baked beans are the ultimate cookout food. No barbeque, or #CookoutWeek for that matter, is complete without them. In my family, we are lucky to enjoy our favorite Bob’s Baked Beans at many family gatherings. Who is Bob? He’s my very own dear old Dad 😀 When I was little I thought that pretty much […]

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 […]

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 […]

Parmesan Scalloped Potatoes

Parmesan Scalloped Potatoes

Parmesan Scalloped Potatoes is a classic dish with an extra punch of flavor. Perfect alongside your Easter ham, but don’t forget about it the rest of the year. Just a little bit of prep work gets this warm, comforting, savory side dish on your table any day. I will never forget the first time I […]

Apple Radish Slaw

Apple Radish Slaw

A tasty side dish to add to any holiday spread. This Apple Radish Slaw is bright and refreshing–the perfect complement to all the rich and decadent holiday fare. This slaw comes together in no time from the simplest ingredients and you can take it along if you are traveling to friends and family.   This […]

Classic Mashed Potatoes

Classic Mashed Potatoes

Up here in North Dakota we like to keep things simple. When it comes to meals we have one easy formula that will keep most families happy and satisfied: meat and potatoes 🙂 But for a foodie like me, who is addicted to cooking shows, especially cooking competition shows, I know that when a meal […]

Easy Cheese Sauce

Easy Cheese Sauce

I am not a health nut. I love sweets, I love junk food, I love anything fried. But I do understand how important it is to eat healthy, nutritious foods every day.  So I just try to keep everything in balance: if we grab fast food for lunch, I’ll make sure our supper includes fresh […]

Popeye Bread

Popeye Bread

Do you ever have days where you are just in a funk? A day where every little thing just annoys you? Maybe there was some extra stress at work…or a recipe went wrong in the kitchen…or maybe it is just your turn to be crabby for 24 hours! (Hey, everyone gets to take a turn!) […]