Sweet and Spicy Sweet Potatoes

Sweet and Spicy Sweet Potatoes

Let’s keep the sides easy this Thanksgiving with Sweet and Spicy Sweet Potatoes. Done in 30 minutes with just a handful of ingredients. Is it too early to start talking Thanksgiving? I apologize in advance if you think it is because I’m totally going there today. It’s only about a month and a half away

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Sweet and Spicy Carrots

Sweet and Spicy Carrots

Side dishes don’t have to be boring. Add some interest and flavor to dinner with these Sweet and Spicy Carrots. They only take a few minutes to prepare then throw them in the oven and let them bake while you finish the main dish. Simple, easy, quick and healthy. I realized recently that I don’t share many

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Honey Garlic Chicken Sliders

Honey Garlic Chicken Sliders

With Bowl games upon us, it’s time to whip up all the football food. These Honey Garlic Chicken Sliders are sweet, spicy and handheld…all the important elements for snacking while watching the game. Plus, they come together in a snap in the slow cooker. It’s time for college football again guys. I’m just here for

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Slow Cooker Chipotle Shredded Beef

Slow cooker chipotle shredded beef is a simple, delicious way to add some spice to your regular dinner routine. Use it in tacos, burrito bowls, quesadillas and more. So I shared my mom’s recipe for banana bread on Monday and today I’m bringing a spin on her famous shredded beef. The lady is known far

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Cream Cheese Chicken Flautas with Jalapeno Jelly

We love Mexican food and usually have it out about 2 times a month. Seeing that we only eat out about 6 times a month (mostly Sunday’s after church), that’s saying a lot! With a picky 5 year old and wild toddler, it’s hard to find places that everyone will like and that we can

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Grilled Buffalo Wings

Happy Memorial Day! Do you have any fun plans? I’m at my parent’s house today grilling and preparing for London. I leave tomorrow afternoon and I’m crazy excited and nervous. This is my first time flying internationally alone (to the busiest airport in the WORLD) and I’ve never left the kids for this long. I

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Spicy Orange Pork Chops

Grilling is one of my very favorite parts of summer. Marinating slabs of meat, throwing them on the grilling and eating a healthy meal in a matter of minutes is totally my jam on relaxing summer days. It couldn’t get much easier and doesn’t dirty up the kitchen. Because when there’s no school and the

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Trashed Macaroni and Cheese

Trashed Macaroni and Cheese

I’m officially back on pasta and bread. Limited but they are back and I’m so very happy. So the first thing I did was combine all my favorite junk foods to trash up a classic, childhood favorite. Bacon, three types of cheeses, pasta, jalapenos and potato chips combine to create this glorious Trashed Macaroni and Cheese. Oh

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Maple Chipotle Baked Beans

As much as I love summer, we’ve had a few tiny glimpses into fall weather lately and I’m so into it. I mean, sweaters and scarves and riding boots. But, can we keep summer food? I just love barbeques full of grilling and pasta salads and all things fresh. Baked beans always make me think

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