Roasted Jalapeño and Pimento Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Mmmmmmmmmmmmmmm. I'm jealous. I want pimento cheese right now.more

Pineapple Jalapeño Guacamole

Denise Guac is really quite versatile, isn't it?  Just one of the many lovable things about ...more

Weekend Brunch: Blackberry Pancakes

Is there anything better than pancakes for breakfast? OK. Maybe biscuits and gravy.  I honestly don't know anyone that doesn't like pancakes. Go ahead. Prove me wrong. One way, and probably the biggest way, that I save money on food is by shopping the weekly ads. I plan my menu around the sale items. That's just one way to survive when you're a single chick food blogger. Anyway, my primary shopping joint constantly has unadvertised specials. I walked in last Saturday and blackberries were 2/$1....more
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Loaded Potato Soup


12 Bean Crockpot Soup


Wendy's Yeast Rolls

Zucchini Crescent Pie


Brussels Sprouts with Bacon and Honey Orange Dressing

If you would have asked me two years ago what my most disliked foods were, Brussels sprouts would have been at the top of the list.  In all honesty I don't know that I had ever tasted them.  Then, at one of our legendary Reserve cookouts, Kim made Brussels sprouts.  I was feeling brave that day so I decided to taste one.  It was very much an "aha" moment in my life.  I had to admit that I was blown away.  She had simply roasted them in the oven with butter and they were delicious.  They had become caramelized and a little bit crispy. ...more
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