Mexican Tater Tot Casserole

It’s summer and a great time for your teenage kids to help with dinner! Not only will it help Mom out…it teaches them valuable skills they will use throughout their lives! I wanted to help so I created this AMAZING Mexican Tater Tot Casserole. It’s quick, easy, and a dish the entire family will L.O.V.E…

Steak & Pork Un-Kabobs

Summer is all about the grilling! I love kabobs with big chunks of meat and fresh vegetables. I’m not a huge fan of shoving it all on bamboo skewers that invariably split and cause colorful language when they go under my skin! So I decided to deconstruct them and grill it all in a grilling basket on the BBQ! Amazing…

Classic Grilled Chicken Cobb Salad

A family favorite for years this Grilled Chicken Cobb Salad is the prefect summer meal! It can be prepared ahead of time, and assembled right before dinner time. This is a delicious fresh and tasty dinner idea that keeps the cook and the kitchen cool…

Oven Fried Butter Crumb Pork Chops

I’m always looking for a delicious new way to prepare Pork Chops. I decided to take a popular chicken recipe and use boneless pork chops instead. Oven Fried Butter Crumb Pork Chops are loaded with flavor, delicious, and easy to prepare…

Steak Fajita Taco Salad

They say imitation is the sincerest form of flattery! So this is my attempt at a homemade Costa Vida or Cafe Rio Salad! I won’t say they taste identical…but it just is one delicious meal! The beauty of this recipe is that if your “men folk” don’t like salads…they can wrap that tortilla up and call it a “man-urrito…

Mexican Seafood Pasta Salad

Mexican Seafood Pasta Salad is this seasons new kid on the block! Tender elbow macaroni, roasted corn, baby salad shrimp, lump-crab, and a delicious creamy cilantro lime fiesta dressing! It’s perfect for all your summer cook outs…

Mississippi Pot Roast With Garlic Cheddar Mashed Potatoes

Mississippi Pot Roast. What’s the big deal?!! I couldn’t figure out what all the hub-bub was about…then I made it. Holy Cow…Howdy Mississippi! That’s one fine Pot Roast you lay claim too! Serve it on top of a bed of homemade garlic cheddar mashed potatoes and watch your family go nuts…

Memorial Day Recipes

Memorial day is official start of summer. Families gather together to visit the graves of loved ones that have given the ultimate sacrifice and later get together to share memories, laughter, and lots of good eats! I’m sharing some of my favorite Memorial day desserts, side dishes, and delicious BBQ recipes…

Carrot Cake Mix Cinnamon Rolls

Is there anything better than a big fluffy moist cinnamon roll? Maybe a Carrot cake mix cinnamon roll topped with cream cheese frosting and toasted pecans, filled with a scrumptious buttery brown sugar coconut pineapple pecan filling. They’re a great way to start any day…

Slow Cooker Layered Chicken Enchilada Recipe

Layers and layers of soft flour tortillas, creamy chicken filling, and loads of grated cheese all stacked inside a slow cooker and baked to create this amazingly easy and delicious chicken enchilada casserole. Serve with salsa, sliced avocado, and a healthy scoop of sour cream. It’s a great family dish that’s budget friendly…so that means it’s Mom friendly too…