A Broccoli Casserole Every One Can Love

You should know, this broccoli casserole is not haute cuisine. It’s comfort food. Funeral food. Get the kids to eat their veggies food. It’s pretty delicious, too. Back Story Of Guilty Pleasure Goodness: When my grandmother passed, I watched her neighbor, a literal little old lady, walk up to the house with a covered dish […]

How Good Are The Waffles? So. Good.

I haven’t (re)shared my beloved waffle recipe in some time – and I know you’ve been searching for the best waffle recipe in the land. (In. The. Land.) Look no further. So, how good are they? The day I made these waffles, they became an instant family favorite. I had found waffle nirvana. While pancakes […]

How To: Fire Grill a Moist Pork Loin With Little Fuss

Have you fire grilled a pork loin? How about a 8-pound pork loin? Yep, we do thangs BIG in Texas. We found a great price-per-pound on a giant pork loin and knew that when we grilled it – smoked it, to be precise – that we’d cut it in half. Like this (one half of […]

How To: Quick and Dirty Bacon-Stuffed Grilled Cheese

Some recipes are complex and require fancy-pants ingredients…others, like this quick and dirty bacon-stuffed grilled cheese, not so much. Lifehack: Click here before you begin: How To: Quick and Easy Bacon Makin’. One Saturday we were cleaning out the attic. The attic which Garry likes to tease holds Boy’s presidential library. Oh, hardy-har. It wasn’t […]

How To: Make an Elegant Easter Ham with Pineapple Honey Glaze

Once a year, I leave the recipe for my Easter Ham with Pineapple Honey Glaze right here, so you don’t have to root around for it. Lawsy. Drooling yet? Why keep posting instead of making something different? To the list! #1) It’s a fan favorite. #2) It inspires me to buy a ham. #3) Buying […]

Want a Simple and Delicious Meat Sauce? This!

We eat lots of homemade meat sauce in our house. I use it with pasta, quinoa or rice. It’s versatile and superior to anything in a jar. Once you learn how to make a simple and delicious meat sauce, you’ll never go back! In the winter I load the sauce with hot spices and garlic […]

A Bacon Meatloaf That Will Make You Love Meatloaf

Mmmmmm, bacon. Add meatloaf and I’m asking where the forks are and can I have seconds. Let me break this down for you: Prepare your recipe (or mine) for meatloaf: Wrap that bad boy in bacon: Try not to drool from the glorious bacony smell: E-A-T. ~die~ Come back to life. Eat more: OMT’s Bacon-wrapped […]

When You’re Hankering For Oven-Roasted BBQ Chicken

There are days I neeeeed some finger-licking, oven-roasted, BBQ chicken, even in the dead of winter. Hell, especially in the cold when I’m missing sun-kissed days and umbrelly drinks by the pool. This recipe is for those days. Oh, momma! Oven Roasted BBQ Chicken with peach sauce?! Get in mah mouth now! Click To Tweet […]

Homemade Tortillas With Coconut Oil

I first wrote about these tortillas back in 2015. They are so delicious (and easy) that I thought I should do another post about them for anyone who’s new here! Pair them with my red enchilada sauce, and OH, MOMMA! you’ll die! DON’T DIE! Time to get your skillz on! The recipe is very simple, […]

Easy Chicken Enchiladas

Look at this deliciousness. LOOK! Oh, momma. Not only do I love chicken enchiladas, but when they’re easy to make, I’m doing a happy dance. ~ ever’body dance ~ We’ll start with the red enchilada sauce, which you MUST make for several reasons: 1) It’s easy. 2) The taste is superior to anything store bought. […]