Bacon Wrapped Shrimp

Bacon Wrapped Shrimp are like a miniature version of surf-n-turf. A toothpick works perfectly as a skewer, making this bite size version the perfect appetizer for your next party or get together.  Toss in...

If you’re looking for the fluffy, perfect vanilla-scented cake your grandma (and mine) used to make, this recipe for Hot Milk Cake is definitely the one. Made with scalded milk, this lovely, old-fashioned cake is soft, sweet, and absolutely foolproof.

Hot Milk Cake

If you’re looking for the fluffy, perfect vanilla-scented cake your grandma (and mine) used to make, this recipe for Hot Milk Cake is definitely the one. Made with scalded milk, this lovely, old-fashioned cake...

This recipe for easy Taco Soup recipe is one of my all-star hits, and I’ll bet you already have most of the ingredients in your pantry! Besides being delicious, Taco Soup is easy no matter where you make it: On the stove, in the crockpot, or in the Instant Pot. I’ve included the instructions for all the ways!

Easy Taco Soup Recipe

This recipe for easy Taco Soup recipe is one of my all-star hits, and I’ll bet you already have most of the ingredients in your pantry! Besides being delicious, Taco Soup is easy no...

Homemade French Onion Dip will drag you away from those overly salty, processed onion soup packets forever! Imagine the deep flavor of caramelized onions of French Onion Soup, then add cream cheese, sour cream, and mayo. All good things! It takes a little time to caramelize onions, but your patience will be rewarded.

Homemade French Onion Dip

Homemade French Onion Dip will drag you away from those overly salty, processed onion soup packets forever! Imagine the deep flavor of caramelized onions of French Onion Soup, then add cream cheese, sour cream,...

Homemade Potato Chips

Homemade potato chips are fun to make and taste better than those store bought varieties. Part of their charm lies in their thick texture, which gives them more of a bite. For a healthier...

I never get tired of an excellent tuna salad recipe, and of the hundreds of versions I’ve made, this is the version I make when I want the best. Served on a bed of greens or slathered between slices of your favorite bread, this is the classic recipe that works perfectly for tuna melts, too.

The Best Tuna Salad Recipe

I never get tired of an excellent tuna salad recipe, and of the hundreds of versions I’ve made, this is the version I make when I want the best. Served on a bed of...

An easy recipe for Sloppy Joe Casserole, perfect for those times when you want to eat Sloppy Joes on a fork instead of on a bun. Based on my wildly popular Sloppy Joes recipe, it's made all in one pot and ready in 30 minutes or less, start to finish. Perfect for busy weeknights and wickedly delicious!

One Pot Sloppy Joe Casserole

An easy recipe for Sloppy Joe Casserole, perfect for those times when you want to eat Sloppy Joes on a fork instead of on a bun. Based on my wildly popular Sloppy Joes recipe,...

Once you discover how easy it is to make a big batch of nuoc cham, a lively Vietnamese dipping sauce, you'll probably always have some on hand to throw over noodles, grilled meat, or salads. I serve it as a condiment for both fresh and fried spring rolls, too.

Nuoc Cham Recipe

Once you discover how easy it is to make a big batch of nuoc cham, a lively Vietnamese dipping sauce, you’ll probably always have some on hand to throw over noodles, grilled meat, or...

You can thank the French for coming up with cherry clafoutis: the easiest, most delicious dessert you'll ever make. Even if you've never been a great baker, this foolproof recipe is so forgiving and simple to whip up that you just may surprise yourself.

Cherry Clafoutis

You can thank the French for coming up with cherry clafoutis: the easiest, most delicious dessert you’ll ever make. Even if you’ve never been a great baker, this foolproof recipe is so forgiving and...

Pack up your picnic baskets and find a blanket--this recipe for Vietnamese spring rolls with nuoc cham for dipping was made for outdoor eating. Easy and fun to make ahead of time, these spring rolls are a huge hit for anyone who likes fresh flavors and lots of delicious textures.

Vietnamese Spring Rolls with Nuoc Cham

Pack up your picnic baskets and find a blanket–this recipe for Vietnamese spring rolls with nuoc cham for dipping was made for outdoor eating. Easy and fun to make ahead of time, these spring...

This Chicken Tortilla Bowl recipe makes dinner so easy! Made with slow cooker salsa chicken, rice, and all your favorite toppings, it's fast, fresh, and so delicious! Or, leave out the rice for an easy entree salad for lunch or dinner. Everything can be prepped ahead so dinner is ready in minutes.

Chicken Tortilla Bowl

I teamed up with Ortega® to bring you this Chicken Tortilla Bowl recipe! Ortega’s vast line of products bring unique, unexpected Mexican flavor to many recipes, adding a unique twist to any meal occasion....

A tasty and refreshing way to start your day off right, this Tropical Mango Smoothie is made with only five ingredients and is ready in just a few minutes. Feel free to replace the mango with any one of your favorite tropical fruits such as pineapple, banana, or papaya. Or go crazy and mix them all into one!

Tropical Mango Smoothie

A tasty and refreshing way to start your day off right, this recipe is made with only five ingredients and can be whipped together in just a few minutes. Feel free to replace the...

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