Quick Refrigerator Pickles

Quick Refrigerator Pickles

With cucumbers teeming in the garden and at the farmer’s market, put them to good use and make these Quick Refrigerator Pickles. Simple ingredients and a little time results in fresh, crunchy pickles perfect for snacking on all summer long. I went to the farmers’ market for the first time this summer on Saturday and

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Cuban Wraps

Cuban Wraps

A simple Cuban pork made in the slow cooker is combined with deli ham, Swiss cheese, pickles and a simple sauce to create a tasty and simple spin on a Cuban sandwich. These Cuban Wraps will leave you full, happy and thinking about them for days. If I had to pick my favorite sandwich in

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KC BBQ Dogs

It’s National Hot Dog Day friends and oh do I have a killer hot dog recipe to share with you today. KC BBQ Dogs are piled high with barbecue pulled pork, creamy coleslaw, tart pickles and another drizzle of barbecue sauce. Crazy, right? We are getting hit with a major heat wave this week (over

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Bacon Cheeseburger Macaroni Salad

I have a confession to make. You know those burger places that serve burgers spread with peanut butter, jalapeno infused raspberry jam and bourbon bacon? They are all well and good and I applaud their creativity but when it comes down to it, that’s just too whacky of a burger for me. I mean, sure I

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Cuban Burgers

I made these forever ago and for some reason, the photos have been sitting on my computer just waiting to be featured. Why it took me so long, I don’t know but now that the weather is soo nice it’s about time that you guys are enlightened. Seriously, a Cuban sandwich is pretty much my

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Deviled Egg Macaroni Salad

Happy Labor Day everyone! It has been unbearably hot around here lately. Like heat indexes of 105 degrees and up hot. And the pools are closed so that means I have pretty much locked Noah and myself in the house. It literally feels like stepping into a sauna when you go outside. Luckily, we are

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Homemade Pickles {Claussen Copycat}

Pickles are among one of my favorite foods in the whole world (maybe only behind fried chicken and macaroni and cheese). And Claussen pickles are number one for me. They are so crisp and sour and garlicky and just delicious. We go through a jar a week.  So at that rate, I figured it was finally time

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Creamy Macaroni Salad

I just love picnic food so it should be no surprise that I just love when Memorial Day rolls around because it means that picnic food is here and not going anywhere for a few glorious months! What could be better than cold fried chicken, lemonade and macaroni salad? Not a whole lot in my book.

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