A new way to stuff a tater…

One of my favorite meals at almost any of our local BBQ joints is a stuffed baked potato.  I like to stuff the tater with brisket, or chicken or even sausage, just depending on my mood or the place.  This past week My sis-in-love decided to whip up some BBQ …

My New Instant LOVE

Yep, I jumped on to Instant Pot bandwagon over the Holidays….and let me tell you I am loving it.   Not only does it cut down on cooking time in general, it is fun.  Yes I said fun.  You literally can cook almost anything in there and it turns out …

It’s time for a FIESTA

Does a New Year = A Healthier You?  In my world I am all about moderation.  I try to make sure 80-85% of my meals are on the healthier end with a small percentage being a little more indulgent.  It seems to work for me. The good news about this …

a little country goodness on your table

Ok, ok I know it is the New Year and that means it is time to get all healthy again…and while I agree I have to share this super yummy (maybe not so healthy) recipe.  Trust me you will want to pin this and keep it in your back pocket …

a little something for everyone & every situation

This collection has a little something for everyone.   A thought to make you smile.   A quote to give you hope.   Words to make you think.   There is something for everyone and every situation. Feel free to Pin, Print, Share and Frame any of these images. Use …

A sweet treat to welcome 2018

New Years Eve is here and 2018 is a mere few hours away…I still can’t believe it.  In my family we have a few New Years traditions such as eating black eyed peas and watching the Rose Bowl Parade.  One other tradition is something sweet to snack on and these …

Your Morning Just Got a Ton Better

So for the last several months I have been thinking about trying to make homemade cinnamon rolls.  My brother and sister-in-law have been asking me to make them, but dealing with yeast scared me so I just kept putting it off.  That is I put it off until Christmas morning. …

It’s time to celebrate…with queso

I don’t know about you but I cannot believe it is almost New Year’s.  2018 is literally just around the corner…that is just so crazy.    What are your plans for New Years?  Are you going out with a big group of friends?  Maybe staying home with the family?  Are …

Don’t forget about Santa

WOW…it is Christmas Eve.  I honestly don’t know where this month has gone!!  It literally seems like Thanksgiving was just yesterday…and now all of a sudden tomorrow is Christmas and that means it is almost time for SANTA! Are you ready? Are all the presents wrapped?  Is all the food …

It’s more than just a gingerbread man

This past weekend I got to watch my niece and nephew for a night and making cookies was on the menu for sure.  Not too long ago I was at World Market and found this great pack of sprinkles that had a little bit of everything from cinnamon dots to …