Not Your Average Backyard BBQ

We threw my grandparents an anniversary party in celebration of 54 years of marriage! How awesome is that? I also needed an excuse to unveil a family cookbook I put together using this website. It was very easy and the price was good too! I knew I wanted the party to be casual, but just […]

Praline Grahams

        If you want to totally fake out your people and make them think you’re an extravagant praline-making master, make these. They take less than 30 minutes and won’t last long after that. This recipe makes one batch, but I guarantee you’ll want to at least double it!   Ingredients: 1 package of […]

Homemade Enchilada Sauce

  I’ve been out of control with my Mexican food eating/cooking lately, but hey, what else is new? We love eating enchiladas over here and this homemade sauce totally overtakes any canned sauce! It’s easy and you actually know what ingredients are in it! This sauce is pretty clean so you can have a second […]

Tequila Lime Steak Fajitas

  If you didn’t already know, I sure do loooooove some Mexican food. This tequila-lime marinade can be used on chicken too! Or, you can check out a similar chicken fajita marinade here. Serve these fajitas with refreshing sangria, creamy guacamole, roasted garlic salsa, and fresh pico de gallo! Ingredients: Skirt steak or Flank steak 1/2 cup tequila […]

Spicy Tortilla Rollups

  You can make these easy appetizers the day before and slice just before you’re ready… and ya’ll know I loooooove a make-ahead recipe! Ingredients: 8 oz sour cream 8 oz cream cheese, softened 1/4 cup green onions, chopped 6-8 oz chopped ham 1/2 tsp each: garlic powder, onion powder, salt, pepper, cayenne, cumin, chili […]