Bourbon Bacon Meatballs

Bourbon Bacon Meatballs

Bourbon Bacon Meatballs are the perfect appetizer or main dish to devour while watching the Kentucky Derby this weekend. These meatballs are part ground beef, part ground bacon and tossed in a delicious homemade bourbon barbecue sauce. I’m teaming up with a huge, lovely group of fellow food bloggers and food photographers on Instagram today

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Bacon and Honey French Dressing

Bacon and Honey French Dressing

This homemade Bacon and Honey French Dressing is just what your salad needs this spring. Sweet, tangy with just a hint of smokiness.  It’s finally getting warm my friends and that means it’s salad time. Isn’t it funny how our appetites shift with the weather? Now that the sun is shining I’m definitely in the mood

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Twice Baked Cauliflower

Twice Baked Cauliflower

Twice Baked Cauliflower is a holiday family favorite around here. All the classic flavors of a twice baked potato lightened up (a little) with cauliflower. *Edit: photos and text within this post have been updated since it’s original post date in 2012. We’re in full “get the house ready to put on the market” mode

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Slow Cooker Potato Corn Chowder

Slow Cooker Potato Corn Chowder

Slow Cooker Potato Corn Chowder is sure to become a fall favorite. Green chiles bring a little spice while the creamy potatoes and sweet corn bring the comfort. It all cooks up in the slow cooker for a simple dinner. We are having our first day of true fall weather around here and I think

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Breakfast Nachos

Breakfast Nachos

Because I’m a rebel and like eating dinner food in the morning and breakfast in the evening, I bring you Breakfast Nachos. It’s now acceptable to eat nachos for breakfast or breakfast for dinner. And either way, chips are involved so you will always win.  When I was a kid, Friday night was nacho night.

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Turkey Club Burgers

Turkey Club Burger

These Turkey Club Burgers are loaded with thick-cut bacon, melted cheddar, lettuce, tomato and avocado to create a new summer favorite. Perfect for the 4th of July because what screams America more than bacon and burgers? Do you guys love those crazy burgers with 15 toppings that you can’t even bite into? They are everywhere

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10 Father’s Day Feasts That Will Make Him Flip

10 Father's Day Feasts That Will Make Him Flip

Today I’m sharing 10 Father’s Day Feasts That Will Make Him Flip. Whether that special guy is a breakfast person, adores burgers or is all about that steak, you’ll find the perfect meal in today’s round up to make him feel loved. I, obviously, love to cook and one of the biggest ways I like to

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Pasta Carbonara

Pasta Carbonara

Pasta Carbonara is a simple, delicious pasta dish that the whole family will gobble up. Cream cheese, smoky bacon, parmesan and garlic all combine to create the most decadent pasta. *EDIT: The text and photos in this post have been updated since it’s original publication in 2011. There was a lack of text and the

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Bacon Pinto Beans

Bacon Pinto Beans

If you love Chipotle’s pinto beans, look no further because now you can make them at home. Dried pinto beans cook all day in the slow cooker with bacon, onion and garlic to make these flavorful Bacon Pinto Beans. Perfect for rice bowls, nacho night or even on their own. This post contains an affiliate

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