It’s time to grill seafood with easy shrimp foil packets on the grill! Combine potatoes, corn, sausage and shrimp scampi from our sponsor, SeaPak, to create a delicious meal in under 30 minutes. Cooking and eating outside is one of the best parts about summer especially now that[…]

Garden pizza recipe is the perfect summer meal! Use fresh veggies from the garden or farmer’s market and bake on the grill for a fun, fresh dinner.

Easy minestrone soup, from our sponsor Bear Creek Country Kitchens®, makes a filling and delicious lunch or dinner especially when paired with our mozzarella grilled cheese dippers! Our winter has been particularly wet and cold this year. We definitely need the rain and the snow so I’m not[…]

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Sargento® Cheese. All opinions are 100% mine. Cheesesteak sandwich are a quick and easy dinner to get on the table in under 30 minutes. Thinly sliced London broil is sauteed with onion, mushrooms, and provolone cheese for[…]

Stuff a grilled pork loin with roasted tomatoes, broccoli and onions. Add Sargento® Chef Blends 4 State Cheddar cheese for an easy dinner perfect for company. My kids are obsessed with the TV show Chopped.  Each contestant gets a basket with 4 ingredients they must use to make[…]

Slow cooker French dip sandwich recipe is made using a simple chuck roast cooked in beef broth and spices. Serve topped with cheese and a side of au jus straight out of the Crock Pot. Years ago I had a conversation with my neighbor about making French dip[…]

Slow cook spare ribs in a wet rub of liquid smoke and brown sugar and Coke. Finish on the grill with your favorite barbecue sauce for an easy grill recipe.

Slow cooker spare ribs are the perfect way to cook up pork ribs.  Cook the ribs in the slow cooker,  then simply grill or broil with barbecue sauce for 15 minutes and the ribs are ready to serve! I grew up eating my dad’s absolutely amazing ribs. It was[…]

Braised in a red wine marinade all day in a slow cooker, beef short ribs fall right off the bone. Serve this delicious meal for company.

Slow cooker beef short ribs become an easy and elegant meal when cooked in a wine sauce in the slow cooker.  I used Hearty Burgundy wine provided by Gallo Family Vineyard, as part of Mom It Forward Blogger Network, to cook the ribs low and slow for a[…]

lentil soup

Lentil soup with sausage is an easy, filling, and delicious meal.  Cooked in the slow cooker and packed with health ingredients, this lentil soup is a family favorite. This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group™ and Hillshire Brand Company but[…]

Slow cooker barbecue chicken reminds me of a lazy Sunday supper on a hot summer day.  Chicken pieces are browned and then cooked in the slow cooker.  Cover with a thick and rich homemade barbecue sauce to top it all off.  The best part is that slow cooker[…]