How to make Spam Musubi

OK, I know what you are thinking right now…“What the heck is Musubi” (and maybe the next thing you are thinking is “EW.. SPAM!?”)?  Am I right? The only people who might know what this is are those of you visiting this site from Hawaii or another pacific island (I’m sure you know exactly what … [Read more...]

Decadent Desserts for Special Occasions

Congrats to the winners of the Savvy Chevy Chevron Tote Bags! For those that didn’t win, you can find the bags on their shop HERE! a Rafflecopter giveaway Check out our list of our favorite Decadent Desserts that are perfect for any special occasions, or simply to make someone feel special.  :)  With birthdays, showers, graduations, anniversaries, holidays, … [Read more...]

Our Version of Taco Time Crisp Bean Burritos

These crisp bean burritos are a great finger-food– perfect for lunches or a quick snack. They remind me of little bean and cheese Chimichangas. Growing up, we were within walking-distance to Taco Time.. in fact.. it was really the only fast-food type restaurant within walking distance for us. I remember being really young and biking … [Read more...]

Two Minute Thai Peanut Noodles

Way back to I was in college (yikes, when I say it like that it makes me feel really old..) I made these Thai peanut noodles on a regular basis. I actually got the recipe from my husband back when we were “just friends”, a couple years before we were married. He came over to … [Read more...]

Mom’s Zucchini Bread

This is the best zucchini bread! Our mom made this all the time with fresh zucchini from her garden when we were growing up. As kids, it was the only thing with zucchini in it that we would eat willingly. We would eat it all summer long and never get tired of it. The house … [Read more...]

Grown Up Margherita Grilled Cheese Sandwich

With April being Grilled Cheese month, I decided that we really needed to re-visit our delicious Grown Up Margherita Grilled Cheese Sandwich!  Simply put, these grown-up grilled cheese sandwiches are amazing!  I think I had this for lunch for four days in a row.  The combination of the sourdough, mozzarella, pesto, and balsamic is so good. … [Read more...]

Breakfast Quesadillas

This is a re-do of a post from way back when. We made these again for breakfast this weekend and decided to do a quick update with a new picture. My family LOVES breakfast quesadillas. Much like a breakfast burrito, these are filled with egg, cheese and your favorite breakfast meat (or you can try … [Read more...]

Sriracha Deviled Eggs

I love Sriracha on just about anything and these Sriracha deviled eggs are no exception. Really I am posting this for more of the idea than the recipe… you can add Sriracha to any deviled egg recipe to really ramp up the flavor and add a little bit of heat! I made these Sriracha deviled … [Read more...]

Crock Pot Chicken Chili

This Crock Pot Chicken Chili Recipe is one of our very favorite comfort food recipes! It is so nice on a COLD day!! You can make this chili as hot or as mild as you want.. it really depends on how spicy the salsa is that you buy. If you know us, we like it … [Read more...]

Lemon Square Bars

I don’t know why, but I especially love these lemon square bars in the summer. They are so bright and tangy and yummy, a perfect treat for summer get togethers. I remember trying to make my mom’s recipe for these lemon bars a bunch of times when I was in High School and miserably failing … [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...]