Sweet & Spicy Baked Beans

These Sweet & Spicy Baked Beans are not your typical Baked Beans. Made with three kinds of beans and extra flavor from special seasoning and sauce, they will quickly become your go-to recipe! Add these to your recipe box as well… Sweet and Spicy Veggie Wings Baked Sweet Potato Smokehouse Grilled Barbecue Beans

10 Summer Salads: Perfect for Potlucks

Summer is upon us and you know what that means…picnics, cook outs and potlucks! There are so many delicious Summer Salads that are perfect to share with guests. Whether you are looking for a little southwestern flavor, a tasty corn salsa or your traditional pasta salad made just a little more special…we have 10 Potluck […]

Deli Style Pasta Salad

Change up your ordinary pasta salad with this Deli Style Pasta Salad! It’s perfect for potlucks, cookouts, or even to serve your family. With the addition of cheese and meat, it’s also hearty enough to have for a meal on a hot Summer night. Add these to your recipe box as well… Mexican Pasta Salad […]

Taffy Apple Salad

Many moons ago my Mother-in-law gave me a cookbook for a Christmas gift that was published by the women in her church. We have made lots of recipes from the book and they have all been delicious. We love cooking (and sharing) recipes that are tried and true from everyday cooks. And this Taffy Apple […]

Labor Day Cookout Recipes

Sadly, our Summer is coming to a close! I’m looking forward to Fall and all the delicious cooking and baking that this time of year brings, but I will definitely miss the beautiful weather. Whether you are hosting a party or heading to a potluck, we have just the recipe you are looking for your […]

Cotton Candy Salad

Cotton Candy Salad has always been a passenger in our picnic basket next to all the other goodies! It’s the perfect dessert for picnics at the park or even at the beach! All the taste of cotton candy without the sticky mess. Add these to your recipe box as well… How to Make Watergate Salad […]

Fried Chicken Recipes for Picnics

Summer is in full swing and with it comes family reunions and day trips to the park with the kids. One staple at our family reunion when I was growing up was my Aunt’s Fried Chicken, I’ve lost the recipe over the years so I thought I’d do a little searching and came up with […]

Classic Seven Layer Salad Recipe

Heading to a potluck? Hosting a cookout? This Classic Seven Layer Salad Recipe is a MUST make! A crowd-pleaser for sure! It’s super easy to make, can be made ahead and feeds a crowd! Add these to your recipe box as well… Seven Layer Southwestern Salad Fourth of July Salads: Seven Layer Salad Layered Italian […]

Tips for Planning the Perfect Summer Cookout

This is a sponsored conversation written by me of behalf of Ball Park® brand. The opinions and text are all mine Summer is often an opportunity to gather with friends and enjoy the weather. But let’s face it there are so many obstacles to pulling off the perfect gathering. No one wants to go through […]

Seven Layer Southwestern Salad

During the Summer months, we often have a hearty salad for dinner. Often times it’s too hot to cook, even grill, or sometimes we are just simply too tired to cook. This Seven Layer Southwestern Salad is perfect for those evenings. Layers of lettuce, veggies and cheese,  topped with a bit of crunch of Corn […]