King Ranch Chicken Is The Best Comfort Food

Years ago, when I was a young momma, and not feeling well, a friend made me a King Ranch Chicken casserole. I had never heard of King Ranch (as we call it in Texas) until that day. I’m a finicky eater, so I poked at it with my fork, trying to discern what it was […]

Easy Recipe to Brine a Turkey

Looking for an easy recipe to brine a turkey? I gots one for ya! (if you can’t wait, scroll to bottom of page for printable recipe) Get ready for the easiest way to brine a turkey and one of the most delicious birds you’ll ever eat. Years ago, Garry read about how to brine a […]

One Pot Goulash Recipe: American and Hungarian

Have you ever eaten or made goulash? Who hasn’t, right?! It’s so ingrained in our collective cultures that I think everyone has a special version of goulash (American or Hungarian) in their family’s recipe files. What is goulash? For those of you who haven’t had goulash (and are wondering what is this foreign sounding meal?!), […]

Delicious No-Sugar-Added Blueberry Strawberry Smoothie

In this world of candied ever’thangs, may I present: a delicious no-sugar-added blueberry strawberry smoothie. It’s as good as it looks. Frosty. Thick. Tasty. Filled with nutrition. Fun! I’m not a fan of store-bought smoothies. I want to know every detail of what I’m putting in my body. Plus, if I’m going to drink my […]

Easy Crock Pot Country Style Pork Shoulder Ribs

Who else just had a yummmmm reading that mouthful of a title? You should. Crock Pot country style ribs pork shoulder ribs (boneless) are easy and delicious to make, especially if you have a slow cooker. Burgers, BBQ, hotdogs – they’re all good, but some days you need ribs. And right after that mmmmm, you […]

How To: Burgers Made in the Oven

How to make burgers made in the oven?! Is this for real? Fat, juicy, splattery, burgers that we associate with grills and cookouts, baked in the oven? Can you truly make delicious juicy hamburgers in the oven? Yes, my darling readers, you can! #pinkyswear I know some of you will wrinkle your nose at the […]

Oven Roasted Peach-Glazed Chicken Is The Best

This is the time of year I start craving BBQ chicken straight from the pit – specifically, Garry’s BBQ chicken. Problem is, the weather. Doesn’t always cooperate. So what’s a gal to do? WHAT AM I TO DO?! This: Oven Roasted Peach-Glazed Chicken   I just wanna lick the screen. If you’d ever tasted this […]

How-To Make a Simple Spaghetti Squash Dinner

Spaghetti squash – it’s what’s for dinner – are y’all ready to learn how to make this simple dish? Up until this year, I had eaten spaghetti squash, but had never made it. Not once. Me, the gal who loves veggies and fruits – never made it. Hell, I hadn’t even bothered to pick one […]

Oven Roasted BBQ Chicken

As is right and good, a worthy recipe should be shared again and again and again. This recipe of oven roasted BBQ chicken is from a post originally dated in 2015, yet one I make regularly. This is the time of year I start craving BBQ chicken straight from the pit – specifically, Garry’s BBQ […]

Need More Spice in Your Life?

Need more spice in your life? Don’t we all! Let’s talk about my spicy bacon meatloaf mac & cheese. Oh, momma! I’ll start at the beginning: I am obsessed with Bacon Meatloaf. You would be too if you would just make the dang-blasted thang. For those of you who have: you know of what I […]