This chili pasta skillet recipe is one pot wonder! Combining two classic comfort foods into one delicious dish! There’s just something about this time of year that has me craving warm chili, soups, stews, pasta, and so many comforting classics. Maybe it’s the trees turning vivid hues of red, orange, and yellow or maybe it’s read more »
Corn dip is a classic dip recipe perfect for all occasions. Made with corn, bacon, jalapenos, and cheese, this corn dip recipe is quick, easy, and delicious! I love everything about this dip – how easy it is to prepare, the colors of the ingredients and how festive it looks in a bowl. But really, read more »
This cheesy cauliflower recipe makes a one dish, skillet side dish. Made of cauliflower, bacon, onions and more, it is a favorite of cauliflower recipes. Have you ever noticed that there are some vegetables that just take on the flavors of whatever you prepare them with more than others? Cauliflower recipes tend to do that and read more »
This chicken dip recipe is simple and so delicious, it is truly one of the best I’ve made! It’s easy to see why dip recipes make favorite appetizers for parties and entertaining. This chicken dip happened as an accident. Thankfully though, it happened! You see, it began one evening while we were at the lake. read more »
A BLT Sandwich is a classic sandwich recipe. Bacon, lettuce, and tomato with a smear of mayo. But put it on a buttermilk biscuit and you’ve got a whole new twist on this iconic sandwich. I grew up enjoying BLT sandwiches throughout the summer. Tomatoes picked and brought in fresh from the garden and still read more »
Pork chops make a favorite meal at my house. They are so easy to prepare and ready in less than 30 minutes with little hands on time at all. That means they are just as easy for me to prepare for a quick weeknight supper or on the weekend when entertaining. Generally, I turn to my read more »
Bacon jam is made with simple ingredients of bacon, onion, garlic, and other ingredients and then slow cooked for hours. Perfect for serving with crusty bread, atop a flakey biscuit and so much more. There is something so comforting about smearing a bit of bacon jam on toast or dipping a cracker into it or read more »
This simple bacon wrapped meatloaf recipe makes a moist, tender meatloaf that everyone loves! A favorite, updated classic recipe in my house! My family has always loved meatloaf. Always. It is one of the meals that I know I can prepare and everyone will love. But, then a while back I started making this meatloaf read more »
Avocado egg salad makes for a delicious lunch or light supper. Made with fresh avocados drizzled with bacon vinaigrette and topped with egg salad. If you love egg salad as much as I do and also love avocados, then this recipe has your name all over it! If you are already planning ways to use read more »
A simple bacon wrapped chicken recipe that is perfect for weeknight suppers or weekend entertaining! Made with thick, delicious bacon wrapped around juicy chicken topped with a special sauce, this is one chicken recipe you’ll make again and again. I love making simple recipes that I know my whole family will love. This chicken recipe read more »
This Chicken Salad Sandwich reminds me of one that I used order from a deli whenever I was nearby for business. You know, way back when I used to wear something besides yoga pants and my Uggs all day. Anyway, this little deli had only two or three booths / tables inside, which was fine read more »
Lettuce Wraps make a delicious quick lunch or supper that I turn to time and again and these Cobb Salad Lettuce Wraps are an absolute favorite of mine. While I absolutely love cobb salads, there is just something about these lettuce wraps that I love even more, if that is possible. Maybe it is the read more »
Cheesy Bacon Bread makes a super fast, simple, savory recipe that is just as easy for making as a quick snack as it is elegant for serving when entertaining. And let me just tell you, this cheesy bacon bread is just as ah-diccccc-tivvve as it is delicious, which means it will become on of those read more »
Cheddar and Bacon Puffs make one of the best appetizers and nibbles to make ahead and keep on hand for when guests stop by or when entertaining. So when Cracker Barrel Cheese asked me to share a recipe for an easy snack perfect for entertaining and that is easily portable, I knew this had read more »
BBQ Chicken with Bacon and Cheddar makes the perfect addition to a summer weeknight or weekend menu. The delicious flavor combination of chicken, smokey bacon, spicy peach BBQ sauce and the creamy, earthy flavor of the Cheddar cheese is like magic.
Pimento Cheese Poppers give the classic jalapeno popper on a Southern twist. These pimento cheese poppers are sure to become a favorite! When pimento cheese is made well, it is one of the most satisfying dishes you can make! Creamy with a bite of the pimentos and sharpness of the cheddar, it really is easy read more »
Happy Saturday! I went there. Last weekend, we were camping at the lake, playing out on the water all day long and coming back to the RV starving for something to eat. Miraculously, as we were preparing to make our traditional s’mores one evening, I remembered the leftover bacon from earlier in morning. Yes, it read more »
As we’re about to step into all those fun cookouts, summer get togethers, and even family reunions, I thought I’d share this favorite recipe for Southern Baked Beans. These Southern Baked Beans really go so perfectly with so many dishes I serve during this season – like grilled chicken, hamburgers, and everything in read more »
Goodness gracious, y’all. This Jalapeno Popper Chicken is fabulous. And I mean FABULOUS! If your family enjoys the flavors of Jalapeno Poppers or Jalapeno Popper Dip, then they will fall in love with this Jalapeno Popper Chicken recipe. Promise.
Okay, so sometimes, I just really crave a salad. A big salad with a ton of flavor like this one with blackened shrimp. So simple to make for a quick lunch or light supper and I’ve found a trick that really helps make salad type meals so much fun and gives everyone exactly what read more »
I’m about to share a quick-tip with you that will rock your bacon-lovin’ world – How to Cook Bacon in the Oven! Are you ready? Learning how to cook bacon in the oven is really an essential cooking tip that I just had to share with you.
An egg salad sandwich with bacon and avocado. Could there possibly be a better combination? I think not. I hate to tell you guys this, but this was my lunch and I loved it so much that I made them again for supper.
Meals with my family are my favorite part of the day. Settling in around the table to learn about the happenings of each person’s day as we share a meal is truly a gift of love that I don’t take lightly. Let’s face it, life is just busy! It seems the older read more »
Oh my! These chili stuffed baked potatoes are deee-lish-us! And pretty perfect for the Super Bowl this weekend. But, I have to let you in on a little secret. We watch the Super Bowl for the commercials, well and as a great excuse to have a party and dig into all the delicious food. Do read more »