Need A Delicious Gift? Buttery Shortbread Never Disappoints

It’s that time of year again. Time to give a gift to someone who has everything – or is hard to please – or you need to impress – or apologize to (yep, it happens). You will not go wrong with a homemade batch of buttery shortbread. Trust. This picture does not do it justice. […]

These Gingerbread Men Will Make You Believe in Christmas

Baking Confession: Last year was the first year I ever baked Gingerbread Men. Ever ever. It seems crazy, given how often I bake, but I have a great reason: A dear friend, Sue, used to make us a stash of gingerbread men every year, so there really was no need for me to add to […]

These Spicy Pretzels Will Make You Fall in Love

You like snacks, right? If you like pretzels and a bit of added spice, you’re gonna love these spicy pretzels. I love telling the story behind these pretzels, because it makes me laugh (cause I was kinda a jackass) and it proves some things aren’t as they seem. The Story I had my first spicy […]

This Addictive Glaze Will Make You Want To Pour It on Everything!

Pssssst. You. Yes, you. You look like the kind of person who is bored with the ordinary holiday fare. With the ordinary holiday tastes. Am I right? Ham. Turkey. Turkey. Ham. ~taste-bud snooze-fest~ How would you like a glaze recipe that will make you want to pour it on everything? That you could use year […]

How To Impress a Crowd: Pesto Chicken

Boy moved out years ago, yet I still cook like he’s about to walk in the door with his hungry crew. I’m lucky that we are a leftover-lovin’ family. If you love pesto, yet haven’t made Pesto Chicken – what are you waiting for? An invitation? Consider yourself invited! (NOTE: I saw this recipe on […]

How To Make The Most Addictive Pizza Ever

Y’all. Have I ever done you wrong? HAVE I?! Rhetorical, you in the back… This – THIS – is one of the many ways I haven’t done you wrong: When Garry is smoking all the meats in the summer, he always includes burgers. That way we throw a stash into the freezer that we can […]

Ever Wonder How To Form a Perfectly Stuffed Burger?

Do you really need a hamburger press to make stuffed burgers when you have two perfectly good hands to pat burgers together? Um, read on, then decide, before you throw things at me. ~ A gentle reminder: OMT! uses Amazon referral links. When you do your shopping through the Amazon links on this page, you […]

Need a Unique Gift? Taco-Flavored Roasted Pecans to the Rescue

We are always on the hunt for a delicious fire-pit worthy snack. These taco-flavored roasted pecans are worthy! BONUS: They make delightful hostess gifts, Christmas gifts, birthday gifts, housewarming gifts, you-look-peckish gifts…ah, hell, anything/anytime gifts! Look at those beauties! Savory Roasted Pecans Ingredients: 1/3 cup butter, melted 1 tablespoon taco mix (more, if you’re feeling […]

How To Keep Your Cool in the Kitchen: Crock-Pot Pork Ribs

I like to recycle my most popular recipes for two reasons: #1: You’re new here and need a super easy recipe. #2: You’ve been an OMT! fan but you totally forgot the awesome sauce that is Crock-Pot Pork Ribs. These slow cooker pork ribs are good eats and you’re gonna want to make them. Keep […]

Easy Homemade Peanut Butter Will Make You Swoon

Have you ever tried your hand at homemade peanut butter? If not – now’s the time to try. No fear. Just grinding until you arrive at smooth spreadable peanuty love. It’s easy and spoonfully delicious! We are always looking for ways to eat healthier without sacrificing flavor or nutrition and this peanut butter is a […]