Appetizers and Snacks

Canning Salsa at Home

Have you ever tried canning things at home? Salsa is a great food for trying your hand at home canning. I know to many people the thought of canning something at…

Thai Peanut Tacos- Monthly Ingredient Challenge

This month’s challenge ingredient was Peanut Butter. (Click to see January and February’s Monthly Ingredient Challenge posts.) I love peanut butter.  I thought about all kinds of peanut butter desserts I’d…

Creamy Roasted Red Pepper Dip

Looking for a new snack, or party appetizer? This dip is easy to make and so yummy.  Plus I just love that bright red/ orange color. I think it’s just…

10 Awesome Asparagus Recipes

Hey everyone! I’m starting a new series for the blog called ‘Say Yum Mondays’. Each Monday I am going to share a round up of recipes that make me want to…

Carnitas Taquitos with Cilantro-Lime Crema

This post was sponsored by Omaha Steaks.  The recipe, photos, and opinions are all my own.  The Carnitas was provided by Omaha Steaks.   So, Omaha Steaks sent me this carnitas.…

Asparagus Rolls and a Giveaway!

Ready for the Academy Awards?  And a giveaway?! And a yummy appetizer to get your Oscar’s party going? I’ve got ya covered. Today’s recipe is pairing with the Oscar nominated movie,…

Pickled Onions

Clearly, I love food. I think the fact that I write a food blog is testament to that. I love when I try new foods that just speak to me.…

Roasted Corn and Black Bean Salsa

Since we moved away from St. Louis last year, there have been many things that I have missed. Namely, friends.  The Cardinals.  Some restaurants, etc.  And some stores.  Like Trader…

Cilantro Lime Fries- Monthly Ingredient Challenge

Hi there! I’m super excited to tell you about one of my new projects. I’ve started a Monthly Ingredient Challenge for myself and several other bloggers. Each month one of…

Avocado and Tomatillo Green Salsa

Did you make some New Year resolutions this year? I’m good at making those, but, like most people, I tend to not stick with it.  So this year, I didn’t…