Lobster Nachos

It has been a little over a month since we got back from Disneyland and frankly, I still miss it. I’m one of those crazy people that absolutely loves, loves, loves Disneyland. I never care about the the heat; we always go in the summer ....more

Roasted Hatch Chile Pimento Cheese

I wait anxiously await this time of year. The sun is hot. The signs go up and soon...more

Creamy Goat Cheese Pasta Salad

I can’t believe it is already the last full week of August. I see posts on Facebook all the time about kids going back to school already. Summer is definitely winding down, but I think there is still a little more time to enjoy everyone’s favorite summer side dish: pasta salad ....more

Malted Mocha Chocolate Chip Ice Cream

Ever since I found out that Costco carries a big ol’ carton of heavy cream,...more

Cheddar Bacon Ranch Tailgate Fries

Brace yourselves, friends–Football season is coming. After the first preseason game last week, we are pretty much in football mode here in our house. ...more

Sweet n’ Spicy Shrimp and Ramen Noodle Salad

For the last few months I have been seeing ramen noodle salads popping up all over pinterest. I’ve seen it here and here...more

Grilled Rosemary Brined Chicken

Have you brined chicken? You need to brine chicken. I have become such a fan of brining chicken that when I don’t brine it, I am just not a fan ....more

Grilled Brussels Sprouts and Kielbasa Kebabs

During the fall and winter months one of my favorite meals to throw together is Roasted...more

Chickpea Burger with Curried Yogurt Sauce

Summer is totally burger season. They are pretty much the sandwich of the summer around here. My boys are meat lovers that’s for sure ....more

Simple Summer Tomato Salad

If you read my last post (Fried Green Tomatillos), then you’re aware that I have had a heck of a time with my garden this year. And you can probably guess that the gorgeous tomatoes that I used for this salad did not, in fact, come from my garden. However, just because they are not my own garden tomatoes does not make this salad any less delicious ....more