Cheesy Chorizo Potatoes

Homemade Cheesy Chorizo Potatoes made from scratch without canned soup doubles as both dinner and brunch. Elegant enough for the holidays yet casual enough for family dinner. Top them with French fried onions for a flavorful crunch. I love being self-employed, but one thing I miss about having coworkers is the office parties. At my […]

Garlic Parmesan Au Gratin Potatoes

Plenty of cheesy goodness in Garlic Parmesan Au Gratin Potatoes with layers of thinly sliced potatoes, Parmesan cheese, and garlic. Serve it as a holiday side dish or alongside meat and potatoes for dinner. Every Thanksgiving, there’s one conversation that always happens – what kind of potatoes are we making this year? Most of the […]

BLT Pasta Salad

Because your pasta salad shouldn’t be boring! BLT Pasta Salad with homemade ranch dressing, tomatoes, lettuce, and of course plenty of crispy bacon. This post is sponsored by Smithfield. Eek how is it one week until 4th of July already?! Pretty soon I’ll be going to the local arts and heritage festival then over to […]

Caesar Macaroni Salad

Caesar Macaroni Salad with a homemade Caesar dressing combines traditional Caesar salad and summer macaroni salad into one picnic side dish. Last week I talked about my new tagline and how it more accurately described the recipes I make. Although I do my best to make food from scratch, sometimes I need a little help […]

Za’atar Baked Onion Rings

Is making crispy onion rings possible when you’re baking them? Yes, yes it is possible when you make Za’atar Baked Onion Rings with panko bread crumbs. Serve them with a side of za’atar yogurt dipping sauce. I’ve never been much of a French fry girl when eating out at restaurants, but boy am I an […]