Bacon And Egg Cheeseburger Recipe

Bacon and Egg Cheeseburger Recipe

  • June 14, 2014

After many (many) hours of driving, Boots and I have arrived in Colorado to spend some much needed time with my family. We're headed up to our family cabin for the weekend, but seeing as it's Father's Day weekend, it…

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Mexican Casserole Recipe

Mexican Casserole Recipe

  • April 29, 2014

I am officially moved into my new place! Well, I guess that depends on your definition of "moved in." All of my stuff is here, but most of it doesn't have a home just yet! My kitchen counters are still…

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Quinoa Stuffed Jack-o-Lantern Peppers

Quinoa Stuffed Jack-o-Lantern Peppers

  • October 22, 2013

I don't know who to credit the brilliance of the jack-o-lantern carved bell pepper to (seeing as it's here, here, here, and here, just to name a few), but I hate missing the boat on fun trends. So, instead of…

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Waikiki Meatballs Recipe

Waikiki Meatballs Recipe

  • September 15, 2013

I was not one of the cool kids growing up. I had curly bangs that stuck out in every direction. And I brushed them, so I had an out-of-control mini 'fro goin' on pretty much all the time. I wasn't…

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Carne Asada Nachos Recipe

Carne Asada Nachos Recipe

  • June 17, 2013

I have been asked to make carne asada for months now.  It's a really big deal here in Tucson. We have a bunch of drive thru Mexican food places and you can pretty much bet on them having carne asada…

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Sonoran Hamburgers

Sonoran Hamburgers

  • May 31, 2013

It's the last day of Meat Week! *sniff* I miss the burgers already. Today's recipe is inspired by the local cuisine here.  Sonoran hotdogs are kind of a big thing here, and pretty much only here. They even featured them…

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French Onion Cheeseburger

French Onion Cheeseburger

  • May 30, 2013

My current favorite restaurant is Applebee's. We usually try to find small, quirky, mom and pop places to eat when we're not grabbing fast food, but Applebee's has a few things that I just love. #1 - Red Apple Sangria.…

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Rodeo Cheeseburgers

Rodeo Cheeseburgers

  • May 28, 2013

It's day 2 of Meat Week! Day 1 - Jalapeno Popper Burgers Day 2 - Rodeo Cheeseburgers Have you ever had Burger King's Rodeo Cheeseburgers?  I was introduced to them years ago by an old boyfriend. He was all kinds…

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Jalapeno Popper Burger

Jalapeno Popper Burger

  • May 27, 2013

Welcome to Meat Week! Like I said yesterday, the inspiration for this week came from a Destination America rep asking me to participate in their Meat Week, but I loved the idea so much that I decided to make it…

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Green Chile Casserole Recipe

Green Chile Casserole Recipe

  • April 22, 2013

My mom did 99.9% of the cooking in our house as I was growing up, but there are three things my dad is the master of in the kitchen - frying the corn tortillas for our family's traditional stacked enchiladas,…

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Dinner In A Pumpkin Recipe

Dinner In A Pumpkin Recipe

  • October 25, 2012

A hearty, comfort food meal made with rice and ground beef, then festively baked right in a pumpkin!  A few posts ago, I told you all that I didn't like pumpkin until recently.  That was very, very true. But, whenever…

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Krautburgers Recipe

Krautburgers Recipe

  • September 26, 2012

Did you know Oktoberfest started last weekend?  I had no clue. I had the silly notion that Oktoberfest started in October. Crazy, I know. Anyways...in honor of my German heritage (note my big German schnoz!), I baked krautburgers! They're basically…

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Cowboy Beans Recipe

  • September 12, 2012

It dropped below 90 degrees here in Tucson this week, which obviously means that Fall is on its way - cacti will start turning orange and losing their needles, the temperature will drop, and it's time to break out the…

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Mini Meatloaves Recipe

Mini Meatloaves Recipe

  • April 16, 2012

I have a million and one things to post about, but haven't actually had time to sit down and type it all up yet!  For not having anything planned for the weekend, I sure was busy!  Good busy.  Exciting busy.…

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Enchilada Pizza Recipe

Enchilada Pizza Recipe

  • April 10, 2012

I seriously miss blogging about food. Cooking food. Baking food. I guess technically, all I've done for the past 15 days is blog about food, but listing juice ingredients is just not the same.And then I remembered. The day before…

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Quinoa Stuffed Peppers Recipe

  • February 29, 2012

Oh my goodness...this pepper filling is so good!  It has just a hint of spice (just increase the cayenne if you want more!) and the rest of the ingredients meld together to make an incredibly delicious flavor explosion in your…

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Crockpot Spaghetti Sauce

  • February 18, 2012

I love crockpot recipes. I don't use them as often as I should, but I love throwing everything in one pot in the morning and coming home to a house that smells wonderful and having a fully cooked meal in…

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Sour Cream Enchiladas Recipe

Sour Cream Enchiladas Recipe

  • October 25, 2011

This is another recipe that my mom has made for as long as I can remember.  It's such a good base recipe, because it's easy to cater to different tastes.  If you feel like chicken, use chicken (and you could…

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