Grilled Pineapple Guacamole

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If there’s one snack I love in the summertime, it’s a big, mounding bowl of fresh guacamole and a pile of tortilla chips! Add an ice cold margarita, and now we’re talkin’. Add smoky, sweet grilled pineapple chunks to the guacamole and you have...

eTundra fry pans giveaway winner

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It’s time to announce the giveaway winner of last Friday’s great giveaway from eTundra Restaurant Supply!! Valerie @ From Valerie’s Kitchen Congratulations, Valerie, and thank you so much to everyone who took the time to enter and share your delicious favorite stovetop dishes! You...

eTundra Fry Pan Set Giveaway

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This giveaway is now closed. I love making a mess in my kitchen and trying new dishes, but it wouldn’t be nearly as fun as it is without great equipment. For fluffy, light whipped cream you need a good mixer (or strong hands and...

Mini Berry Cheesecakes

Mini Berry Cheesecakes

While I DO have a pretty intense sweet tooth, I don’t need to eat a whole half of a pie, or even a slice, to get my fill. Thanksgiving, Christmas and birthdays being the exception, of course. Bring on the apple pie, tiramisu and...

Homemade Peanut Butter-Bacon Dog Treats

Homemade Peanut Butter Bacon Dog Treats

Someone has been distracting me lately. He’s furry, handsome and full o’ love. His name’s Bob Barker (yep, that’s right) and we absolutely adore him! We adore him so much that we made him dog treats. Wholesome, all-natural treats that are delicious for even...

Mozzarella Tomato Basil Bruschetta

Mozzarella Tomato Basil Bruschetta

I’ve always felt that the essence of Italian cooking is simplicity – simple ingredients, simple preparation and absolutely mouthwatering results! Bruschetta is no exception. And I think you can agree that there simply isn’t anything better than a fluffy loaf of bread topped with...

Colorado Wildfires Bake Sale

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Today is the second day of a wonderful online bake sale organized by Erin from Dinners, Dishes and Desserts to benefit the many victims of the devastating Colorado wildfires. Over 500 families have suffered the loss of their homes and could really use our...

Four Cheese Chicken Enchiladas

Four Cheese Chicken Enchiladas

Before leaving for Europe, I made a big batch of these saucy, scrumptious enchiladas, wrapped ‘em up tight and popped them in the freezer. When we sleepily stumbled in after an entire day of flying back from the trip, this was the perfect comfort...

Gluten Free Fudgy Pecan Brownies

Gluten Free Brownies

After spying this fabulously frugal, no-frills brownie recipe in my June issue of Everyday Food (a great magazine, by the way), I knew I had to give it a shot. The ingredients were easy to find, the result looked absolutely delicious, and I had...

Watermelon Margarita Popsicles

Watermelon Margarita Popsicles

  Newflash! Popsicles are not just for kids anymore. In fact, these ones are not for kids at all. Nope, not one bit. But, by swapping out the tequila and orange liqueur for water and orange juice, they very well could be. And then...