National Chips and Dip Day : Creamy Restaurant Style Queso….

Since today is National Chips and Dip Day wanted to re-share with you one of my favorite dips ever my creamy restaurant style queso. I try to eat healthy most of the time but we all have weaknesses, mine just happens to be tortilla chips and dip.  I love me a good spicy salsa any […]

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Mexican Shrimp Cocktail

Ugh!! Has the “spring forward” time change been kicking anyone else’s butt today?  I have dropped almost everything I’ve touched today, my coordination was completely off during tennis this afternoon, and I tried to pay for plants at Lowes today with a Bed, Bath and Beyond gift card.  I need a vacation.

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Homemade Ricotta Cheese

You know that moment when you eat something you’ve made from scratch for the first time?  That moment when the first bite hits you senses and the flavors you never new existed dance across your taste buds?  That moment when suddenly you shouting out loud  “Oh my goodness!!! How have I been missing out on […]

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Penne Alla Vodka Sauce….

Well Happy Thursday Everyone!! I know its been a while since my last post but what can I say it has been a very busy February.  While I don’t have any new recipes to share quite yet I though it would be nice to share with you what I’m making for dinner tonight.  Tonight I’m […]

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Super Bowl Sunday and Favorite Game Day Foods

It’s the 50th Anniversary of the Super Bowl this Sunday and I couldn’t be more excited to watch the  Carolina Panthers take on the Denver Broncos. Have you decided on who you are cheering for this weekend?  Will you be cheering for Payton Manning and the Denver Broncos? Or will you be rooting for Cam […]

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Spicy Cajun Shrimp, Sausage, and Grits

Good Morning Everyone!!! Did everyone have a good weekend? How many of you are digging out from the snow?  It’s going to be sunny and 63 here in North Texas today!!  Anyone want to trade weather? I thought it would be fun to post a NEW recipe this week on Monday instead of my usual […]

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Memories of Chicken and Dumplings

Hello All, I hope all of you have enjoyed a wonderful Holiday season and your New Year is off to a great start. I know I’ve been away for a while, but as many of you may know recently (December 17th) I lost my Grandmother, Mayme. My Mayme was an inspiration to me in many […]

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Cheese Enchiladas With Chili Con Carne

I can’t believe it has already been a week since Thanksgiving!?! Time sure is flying by and Christmas will be here before we know it! Did everyone have a great holiday? Things have been good here and work has finally slowed down. We were even able to get away for a much-needed vacation to Cabo […]

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Countdown to Turkey Day: Spiced Sweet Potato Gratin

Oh how I love the mighty sweet potato.  As a kid one of my favorite Thanksgiving side dishes was the iconic mashed sweet potatoes topped with toasted marshmallow….  Mmm! I mean I was actually allowed to eat marshmallows with a meal, what kid wouldn’t love that?  As I got older it became more about the […]

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Countdown To Turkey Day : Texas Smoked Turkey

We have less than two weeks until Thanksgiving Day and I don’t know about you but I can already taste the Turkey. I love Turkey in all forms but for me a smoked Turkey is really were it’s at…  Then again I am a Texas Girl and smoked meats are just apart of life.  I […]

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