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Quick & Easy Holiday Frito Bark

Quick & Easy Holiday Frito Bark

If sweet and salty is your obsession, I cannot think of a better holiday treat than Holiday Frito Bark.  Sweet, salty, crunchy and creamy with toasted pecans…this is probably of my favorite holiday splurges!  With only 4 ingredients, this super simple bark makes a great […]

Chicken Poblano Chowder

Chicken Poblano Chowder

I wait all year for the first peak of cool weather for an excuse to make soup…I could eat it everyday!  That being said the Cowboy could not…for him, it’s got to be cool for soup!  So, since we have said goodbye to our 90 […]

Maple Pecan Pumpkin Tartlets

Maple Pecan Pumpkin Tartlets

I am one of those people who goes totally crazy come September for anything and everything pumpkin…and if I am being completely honest I can eat pumpkin treats just about any time of year!  These Maple Pecan Pumpkin Tartlets are one of my favorite ways […]

Bacon Wrapped Chicken Diablos

Bacon Wrapped Chicken Diablos

Now, I know summer is the official grilling season but I love, and prefer grilling in the Fall!  Texas Fall weather is just perfect for sitting out on the porch watching the sunset and grilling up some super tasty food!  These Bacon Wrapped Chicken Diablos […]

9 Scrumptious (& Easy) Stuffed Pepper Recipes

9 Scrumptious (& Easy) Stuffed Pepper Recipes

Stuffed bell peppers is one of our go-to family favorite meals. I would say it is in the top 10 of most requested recipes around here…even the girls love it. It’s comfort food at its best and now that Fall is officially here…comfort food is […]

Maple Pecan Streusel Banana Bread

Maple Pecan Streusel Banana Bread

Hold onto your butts…this Maple Pecan Streusel Banana Bread is the bomb!  Gluten free, full of banana flavor, great texture and the crunchy pecan streusel topping just pushes it over the top! Eighteen years ago, I learned that the cowboys all time favorite thing was […]

Easy Tex-Mex Chicken & Rice Casserole

Easy Tex-Mex Chicken & Rice Casserole

Goodbye sweltering Texas Summer days and hello Fall!! As soon as there is a hint of cooler weather my mind goes straight to my favorite comfort food recipes. Easy Tex-Mex Chicken & Rice Casserole is my new go to chicken and rice casserole and a […]

Italian Style Venison Meatballs

Italian Style Venison Meatballs

Tonight, I was in need of a quick, but comforting meal.  We have some huge and exciting changes and going on around here…changes in jobs, relocating, packing…at times, it’s just overwhelming and all too much.  The girls came home from a week of vacation at […]

Chorizo Stuffed Poblanos with Avocado Crema

Chorizo Stuffed Poblanos with Avocado Crema

Stuffed peppers are a family favorite around here…a quick, simple and satisfying meal perfect for a busy weeknight.  It is one of those meals that I am always trying to create different versions of to keep it interesting!  Chorizo Stuffed Poblanos with Avocado Crema is […]

Buttermilk Panna Cotta with Mango Puree

Buttermilk Panna Cotta with Mango Puree

Sometimes dessert is just not optional.  I mean, there are days that I just need something a little sweet…nothing fussy or overly sweet…just a little something special at the end of the day.   During hot summer days, I love something cool, light and refreshing […]