Easy Red Enchilada Sauce

I love enchiladas. I love a good red sauce. Even better, I love to make an easy red sauce to pour on my homemade enchiladas. This recipe will leave you asking, “Why am I buying generic enchilada sauce, when I can make THIS!” I grew up in a diverse neighborhood, in the sense of typical […]

How To: An Entire Simple Meal on One Grill

Some days are too hot to cook inside and those are the days we love making an entire simple meal outside on the grill. Check it (for recipes, click post links that follow): Oh, momma.  Anyone else drooling? ~ A gentle reminder: OMT! uses Amazon referral links. When you do your shopping through the Amazon […]

How To Make a Hungry Crowd Happy and Keep Your Sanity

This post is sponsored by The Women Bloggers LLC, owner of Texas Women Bloggers and Megaphone Influence, on behalf of Riceland Foods. All opinions and recipes (yurm!) are mine. #ProntoPerfectRice You’ve got a crowd…they be hungry. What to do? WHAT. TO. DO? How about Slow Cooker Chicken Fajitas over a bed of Riceland Boil-in-Bag Rice? […]

Super Easy Oven-Fried Chicken

I’m almost embarrassed to post this recipe, because it’s so easy. How easy? Toddler easy, except for the hot oven thingy. It’s also amazingly tasty and simple to tweak for your preferences, so I pushed aside my embarrassment in order that you, too, may enjoy my super easy oven-fried chicken. I should note, if you […]

Easy Pork Chops and Sauerkraut

I love to cook impressive meals for family and friends that take time and attention, but, baby, sometimes you need a quick delicious meal in your bag of tricks. Consider this one of them. Pork Chops and Sauerkraut Ingredients: 5 bone-in 1-inch thick pork chops 32 ounce jar of sauerkraut (or 32 ounces in cans) […]

Slow Cooker Chicken Fajitas

The weather is warmer and you want something yummy for dinner without heating up the entire kitchen. Enter your slow cooker. Slow Cooker Chicken Fajitas to the rescue! The idea started with a Tasty Video on slow cooker fajitas, but as always I tweaked the recipe to suit out needs. If you can slice and […]

Delicious No-Sugar-Added Blueberry Strawberry Smoothie

I’m not a fan of store-bought smoothies. If I’m going to drink my calories in smoothie form, I don’t want any extras, like sugar. I’d rather save those calories for cake. Glorious cake! I’m also not a fan of ingredients I can’t spell or recognize as food. So, nope, you won’t find me in line […]

Possibly the Easiest Easter Ham with Pineapple Honey Glaze You’ll Ever Make

Do I have your attention? I like to post this easy spiral ham once a year, because: #1) It’s a fan favorite. #2) It inspires me to buy a ham. #3) Buying a ham = making a ham. #4) Making a ham = eating a ham. #5) Eating a ham = OMT is a happy […]

Impressive Baked Pesto Chicken

Prepare yourselves to witness one of the most flavorful and easy meals you can make. Ready? Let’s go! (NOTE: I saw this recipe on a video, which I can no longer find, so if you know it…SHARE IT!) What you’ll need: 8 chicken bone-in thighs or breasts Pesto 1 large or 2 medium sliced tomatoes […]

You’re Such a Ham!

Last year, I wrote about how to make a ridiculously easy spiral ham with a pineapple honey glaze.  This year, I thought I’d bring back the post because #1: it was a hit and #2: if you’ve never made ham, if you’re intimidated by spiral ham, then this is a post you do NOT want […]