Thai Chicken Pizza

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Though I’m itching to really learn how, I hardly ever cook Asian dishes at home. Sure, I’ll whip up a stir fry here and a rice dish there, but I always play it safe. As far as Asian cooking goes, eh, I’ve gotten my...

Texas Peach and Pecan Tart

Easy Peach and Pecan Tart

It may be tough to feel the warm fuzzies for my extra warm home state in the hot summer months, but I do love it here in Texas! What’s not so hot? Frizzy hair in humidity and blood hungry mosquitoes are my only two...

Grilled Pineapple Guacamole

Pineapple Guacamole (2)

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...