Tag: entertaining

Ginger Beer Pulled Pork

This post may contain affiliate links  Before I get into this recipe, I need to talk about a realization I had when I was talking to my sister-in-law last week while in Door County.  I was having a conversation with my brother’s wife, telling her how I thought my mother-in-law […]

 

Sheet Pan Cuban Sandwiches

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and Mazola® Corn Oil. All opinions are mine alone. #SimpleSwap #CollectiveBias One thing I love about my work, writing about food, is discovering new food products and ways to use them. I actually learn a lot about how to cook for […]

 

Sweet Onion and Teriyaki Chicken Sandwich

Check out all of my other Instant Pot recipes! I don’t go to Subway so much these days.  For one main reason.  There is no drive-thru.  Because actually, I wouldn’t choose to take three children to a sandwich shop when I can just go through the drive-thru at Jimmy Johns […]

 

Bloody Mary Goulash – Instant Pot Recipe

Another day, another Instant Pot recipe.  Check out my Instant Pot recipe collection!  I saw where a blogger friend of mine posted a photo of vegetable soup on her Instagram using tomato juice as a base, and my mind started wandering.  Then the next thing I knew, I was at […]

 

Instant Pot Chicken Gyros

this post contains affiliate links  My slow cooker chicken gyros have become my ultimate go-to recipe for when I want to make something for a crowd.  You can literally never go wrong.  People seem to like them, plus they really are the perfect thing to make for parties. Do you […]

 

cowboy caviar beef sliders

  This past fall I promised my kids that I would make them a Cowboy meal.  Evan though I hadn’t a clue what kind of meal I would actually end up making them. You see, last fall, we put hardwood floors in our dining room, which is also the same […]

 

Instant Pot Peppermint Vanilla Latte

I have been super busy these past few weeks.  I have had sick kiddos, lots of freelance work to do, and lots of Christmas shopping/gift-wrapping and planning to do.   I am sure this will be my last post before Christmas. Merry Christmas Everyone! I thought it would be fun to make […]

 

20 Lazy Elf on the Shelf Ideas

Post Edit December 2018:  Hey guys.  I have photos up on my Instagram with my nightly elf set-ups.  Don’t forget to check them out! When my oldest son was a baby, and when Pinterest was new, I LOVED looking at all those Elf on the Shelf scenes!  I was so […]

 

Chicken Cordon Bleu Ham Cups

  #cheeselove Christmas Eve at my parents house is perfect.  I look forward to it every year.   Sometimes they have a big crowd, sometimes it’s a quiet gathering.  It doesn’t matter which way it goes.  I love it all. My dad plays the perfect Christmas playlist- one that he usually […]

 

Rosemary-Almond Crusted Salmon and getting vitamin D

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone.  #NatureMadeVitaminD #CollectiveBias  In one month I am turning 35. During the past few years, my husband and I have become more health-conscious.   Instead of just eating foods that are ” low calorie” or […]

 

Sheet Pan Cauliflower Au Gratin and Video Tutorial

  today’s post is sponsored by Crystal Farms® Cheese.  #cheeselove  Oh my gosh, you guys.  This Cauliflower.    So amazing, and this reiterates why I have an obsession with pepper jack cheese.   This pepper jack cheese adds just a little kick to this dish.   Just enough kick to make the meal […]

 

30 Amazing Mashed Potato Recipes

Mashed Potatoes was always my favorite side dish as a child.   My mom made them all the time, pretty much every time she made meatloaf or a baked chicken.   There is nothing more comforting than mashed potatoes. It is always a great time to make mashed potatoes! 1) Mashed Potatoes […]