Monday Is Meatloaf

Monday Is Meatloaf

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4th of July Recipe Round-up

4th of July Recipe Round-up

The 4th of July is a great time to celebrate with friends and family! A wonderful time for sharing old family favorites, and trying new recipes. Start some new traditions with our special 4th of July Recipe Round-up! We’ve partnered with some great food bloggers […]

Instant Pot Carolina Style Ribs

Instant Pot Carolina Style Ribs

I am still loving my Instant Pot, and have been really busy trying out new recipes in it. I thought it might be nice to be able to come home on a weeknight, and make some quick ribs for dinner. This recipe takes the tiniest […]

Mom’s Slow Cooker Rainy Day Navy Bean Soup

Mom’s Slow Cooker Rainy Day Navy Bean Soup

We are just starting our rainy season here in Florida, and for the past week it has just been raining cats and dogs and squirrels. It was also grey and overcast for days-with no rain. Us Floridian’s we just can’t hang with that!  Hello, Hurricane […]

Perfect Dutch Oven Stuffed Green Peppers

Perfect Dutch Oven Stuffed Green Peppers

Summer is here and it’s a perfect time to take the family on a fun camping trip! Dutch ovens are a great way to cook some of your favorite recipes on vacation. What you might not know is that it’s also a good way to […]

Double Coconut Cream Pie

Double Coconut Cream Pie

Double Coconut Cream Pie is a classic dessert that is easier than you thought to make! This is one of the first pies I ever made when I first got married. It has a filling that is a cinch to make, and it tastes so […]

Extra Jalapeno Poppers

Extra Jalapeno Poppers

One summer a few years ago I started making these Extra jalapeno Poppers, and seriously could not get enough of them. I think I made these every weekend that first summer, and have enjoyed them immensely ever since then. Soften your cream cheese on the […]

Easy 3-2-1 Smoked Ribs

Easy 3-2-1 Smoked Ribs

Summer is here, and nothing says good BBQ like Easy 3-2-1 Smoked Ribs! Properly smoked ribs are an easy dish to master if you’re in the know for the right technique. Find yourself 1-3 racks of ribs. Your preference if you want baby back ribs […]

Incredible Healthy Smoked Salmon

Incredible Healthy Smoked Salmon

I am always looking for new and innovative ways to prepare salmon. It’s such a healthy fish and the family adores it! So when I discovered the Backwoods Gourmet Channel on YouTube and his recipe for this delicious smoked salmon I was over the moon! […]

Instant Pot Sirloin Beef Tips with Mushroom Gravy

Instant Pot Sirloin Beef Tips with Mushroom Gravy

I did it! Believe it or not…I purchased my first Instant Pot and it is a complete revelation! I will admit just to you that I was skeptical at first, because it sounded to good to be true. But, it wasn’t!  My first attempts at […]

Extra Cheesy Taco Casserole

Extra Cheesy Taco Casserole

I’ve been making this taco casserole since my kids were just little sprouts. Extra cheesy taco casserole is not only kid-friendly but also Mom-friendly! A few simple ingredients combine into a flavorful casserole that can also be prepared in advance. It has been adapted from […]