The Easiest Tzatziki Sauce

This Tzatziki sauce is ridiculously easy. Seriously, you can whip it up in like 2 minutes. I love this with grilled vegetables and of course with gyros (click here). When I serve it with gyros I like to be able to crunch into the cucumbers so I leave them diced instead and just stir everything … [Read more...]

Strawberry Bruschetta with a Balsamic Reduction Glaze

I have always liked the idea of strawberry bruschetta. I have looked through all my recipes and online for the perfect recipe but nothing seemed exactly right. I wanted to make something sweet, but not too sweet. I definitely wanted a balsamic element but not too vinegar-y. I have seen recipes online that call for … [Read more...]

Buttermilk Ranch Dressing Recipe

There are two things that we BLAZE through at our house. Sriracha and ranch dressing. We go through more ranch dressing than I care to admit. We put it on everything from chicken tenders, to sandwiches, to pizza.. the list goes on and on. If you are a ranch dressing fan like us, you know … [Read more...]

3 Dessert Dipping Sauces

Here are the three yummy dipping sauces that we ate with our Mini Beignets (HERE): Chocolate Hazelnut, Raspberry Vanilla, and Butterscotch Caramel!  The Caramel takes a little bit of work but the other two are super easy to throw together.  They are all so good!  These dipping sauces are also great drizzled over cakes, cheesecakes, … [Read more...]

Grilled Fruit Kabobs with Key Lime Yogurt Dip

These grilled fruit kabobs were actually a genius idea of my husbands.  I was wanting to figure out a tasty appetizer using fruit and he suggested making fruit kabobs and throwing them on the grill.  They were so incredibly good!!  I knew I was going to like it because I am already crazy about grilled … [Read more...]

Basil Parmesan Hummus

I came up with the idea for this basil parmesan hummus because I found these yummy tomato basil pita chips at Costco and wanted a dip to go with them.  It ended up being a great flavor to compliment the chips!  Another thing that I loved about this was how festive it ended up looking … [Read more...]

Tomatillo Salsa Verde

I was so excited when my neighbor came by the other day and gave me a huge bag of tomatillos. I love tomatillos and that same day I husked them and made this salsa. What I love most about this salsa is that you can do SO much with it! It isn’t just for dipping … [Read more...]

Canned Salsa

I was so excited to go out to my garden last week and find loads of ripe tomatoes, onions, and peppers. I knew immediately it was time to make some salsa! This is my favorite canned salsa recipe by far.  It is Elise’s recipe and our family has been making it for YEARS. It is … [Read more...]

Cilantro Verde Sauce

This Cilantro Verde sauce is our go to sauce for everything mexican!  We originally got this recipe from our good friend the Food Nanny while presenting with her at the Really Big Cooking show.  She said this sauce was amazing, and after trying it out for ourselves, we have to agree.  Elise tried it out … [Read more...]

Homemade Tartar Sauce

The other day we came up with this homemade tartar sauce when we made our yummy fish and chips recipe.  Who knew making your own tartar sauce was so easy and tastes so much better and fresher than anything you can buy!  I love the combo of the lemon and dill flavors, it was the … [Read more...]

Creamy Basil Salad Dressing

You are going to love the fresh, creamy taste of this creamy basil salad dressing. I have been putting it on everything! From salad to sandwiches (check out next week’s post to see the delicious sandwiches I put it on) to Greek pitas to just dipping my bread in it! The key here is using … [Read more...]