Football Weekend Chili Cheese Dip

---- If this post is not displaying properly, view it in your browser here: Football Weekend Chili Cheese Dip --- I don't know how football season goes in your house, but in ours it is a conglomeration of Saturday college games, Sunday pro games, and a whole lot of nibbling in front of both. And in the midst of all of this, we spend one gloriously noisy weekend every football season down in Clemson, South Carolina with the Southern daughter, eating, cheering on the Tigers, eating, tailgating with family and friends, eating, perhaps indulging in an adult beverage or two...and eating. So if you are as enamored of football cuisine as we are, here's a guaranteed easy favorite...Chili Cheese Dip! ...more

Skillet Cheeseburger Pasta

---- If this post is not displaying properly, view it in your browser here: Skillet Cheeseburger Pasta --- I am forever trying to fix up cheeseburgers with pasta. They are perfectly made for each other, and I think they should just go ahead and move in together already. I hate to break the news to the cheeseburger roll, but three is a crowd...this is all about the cheeseburger and the pasta ....more

Bacon and Egg Baked Potatoes

---- If this post is not displaying properly, view it in your browser here: Bacon and Egg Baked Potatoes --- There are so many things to love about bacon and egg baked potatoes. Obviously the creamy egg that cooks in the potato. Obviously the BACON ....more

Cashew Chicken with Spinach

---- If this post is not displaying properly, view it in your browser here: Cashew Chicken with Spinach --- The Southern husband and I are trying to stay on the healthy and delicious road we were on last summer when the Southern daughter was around, eating good and good for you chicken and fish and eggs with lots of delectable veggies, and only a little detouring here and there for bowls of ramen noodles in cheese broth (don't tell her!). And high on my list was figuring out a stir-fry recipe that didn't call out for being poured over a nice big mound of rice. With this conglomeration of chicken and cashews in a scrumptious sauce poured over baby spinach, I am here to tell you that we didn't miss the rice One Little Bit ....more

Toasty Cheddar and Vegetable Oven Frittata

---- If this post is not displaying properly, view it in your browser here: Toasty Cheddar and Vegetable Oven Frittata --- Oh, this frittata! It is your eggs and your toast mixed up with some fresh veggies and just the right amount of cheese, all in one glorious conglomeration right on your plate. It's perfect for Sunday brunch, perfect for a weekday supper, and perfect for using up the bits and pieces of veggies and cheese and whatever else you have in your fridge, because it can be varied to your heart's content ....more

Bake and Scoop Chicken Fajitas

---- If this post is not displaying properly, view it in your browser here: Bake and Scoop Chicken Fajitas --- I love getting fajitas in a restaurant. As a matter of fact, I like when ANYONE gets fajitas in a restaurant. The smoky, sizzling drama of it all - "Be careful!!" Very Hot Plate!!" - in combination with the spicy deliciousness of it all is just plain delicious in every way ....more

Seafood in Parchment Packages

---- If this post is not displaying properly, view it in your browser here: Seafood in Parchment Packages --- The Southern husband and I have been trying to work more seafood into our suppers lately. We are fabulous beyond fabulous when it comes to shrimp recipes, and not too shabby on the scallop and lobster front too. But there's something about regular old fish that always seemed to stump me...until now ....more

Perfect Slow Cooker Pot Roast

---- If this post is not displaying properly, view it in your browser here: Perfect Slow Cooker Pot Roast --- Ah, pot roast. It can be a wonderful tender dish of hearty and comforting deliciousness, or it can be...dry. And chewy ....more

Cheesy Ramen with Poached Egg

---- If this post is not displaying properly, view it in your browser here: Cheesy Ramen with Poached Egg --- We all secretly love ramen. Some of us (raises hand!) love it not so secretly, partly because it brings back warm and fuzzy memories of subsisting on it during those heady post-college days when we were young and crazy and ramen was all we could afford, and partly because it tastes so dang good. SO dang good that it's hard to believe that anything could make its naughty taste better ....more

Taco Pasta Bowl

---- If this post is not displaying properly, view it in your browser here: Taco Pasta Bowl --- I am a true blue taco lover. I think I have firmly established my devotion to fish tacos with the grilled fish taco and fried fish taco recipes that I've posted over the past couple of weeks. But don't think I'm not equally besotted by tradition beef tacos as well - I am head over heels for them as well ....more