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20 Crazy Good Pressure Cooker Chili recipes

It has been a long while since I have done a round-up on this website.  I have two good reasons for this pressure cooker chili round-up.  Tomorrow it’s going to be colder in Iowa than in Antarctica, so we will all need a nice bowl of chili to warm up […]

Snow Day Activity Ideas

This post is sponsored by Red Baron but the content and opinions expressed here are my own. There is something so magical about waking up to those big pillowy snowflakes swirling and whirling outside.  Every time it snows my kids run downstairs with excitement as if it were the first […]

Sausage gravy green bean casserole

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CollectiveBias #CookingWithOdoms In my house, we love green beans all year round.  We have two vertical garden boxes devoted to just green beans every summer, we enjoy canned green beans for a quick side […]

Salted Caramel Root Beer Float

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of A&W®. The opinions and texts are all mine. To me, root beer floats remind me of family traditions, summer, good company and loud  slurping.  You pretty much need that straw to slurp out of. I always had root beer […]

Summer Cobb Salad

Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Tyson Foods, Inc. and Pinnacle Foods Group LLC. All opinions are entirely my own. During the summer when it is hot, I really love serving salads, fruits and veggies for dinner.  I hate heating up my home during the summer if  I […]

Gluten-Free Cucumber Sandwich Bites

Today’s post is being sponsored by Van’s Crackers.   You can obtain a coupon for Van’s crackers through the Cartwheel app.   A few times a year, my husband’s roommates from college get together.  When we do, there is always a lot of food and drinks.  My friend Bridget is […]

Slow Cooker Chorizo-Barbecue Baked Beans

 This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and The Coca-Cola Company. All opinions are mine alone.#BestSummerBBQ #CollectiveBias #BestSummerBBQ My family pretty much can’t have a family get together without baked beans.   We serve baked beans at our summer Barbecues,  we also have baked beans at all of […]

Sausage and Peppers Polenta Bowls

#SavorYourSummerRecipes Sausage and Peppers is a very prevalent dish in the Chicago area.  While I was growing up there, you saw them at almost every summer food festival, every restaurant had their special recipe for Sausage and Peppers, and my Italian side always served them at get-togethers.   Always served with grilled onions, […]

Pretzel and Beer Grilled Bratwurst

Today’s post is being sponsored by Johnsonville.  To find out about all of the products Johnsonville offers for summer grilling- visit their website. Although, we have had some pretty cold and rainy days lately here in Iowa, I am really looking forward to summer.   In addition to holiday parties, family reunions […]

Homemade Protein-Packed Pad Thai

This post is sponsored by Soyfoods Association of North America in conjunction with Blog Meets Brand and I have been compensated for my participation. All opinions are my own. #nationalsoymonth When my husband and I lived in the Quad Cities- we went out for Thai food all the time.  There […]