Pulled Pork Nachos

These nachos really hit the spot! Serve them for your next tailgate or make them and eat them all by yourself like I may or may not have done 🙂 I made a huge batch of pulled pork and just had to do some nachos!! Give these a try! Ingredients– tortilla chips– pulled pork (recipe…

Crunchy Risotto Balls

I’ve actually never made these before. I usually make risotto cakes which is basically the same thing just flat 🙂 but these were so yummy!! So crunchy on the outside and creamy in the middle!! I did not get around to making my red pepper sauce but I used my go-to Rao’s and it was…

Spinach and Sausage Calzone

There is this little Italian place called Covino’s near the neighborhood I grew up in. We went probably a couple times a month and we would get this every time!! I tried to recreate it and honestly it has been so long since i’ve had it that I missed a few things, but it was…

Pesto and Roasted Red Bell Pepper Pizza

This is another one of those recipes that we had almost every week!! So simple and so good! Only 4 ingredients and all you have to do is assemble it and pop it in the oven. I usually serve this with spaghetti with meat sauce and roasted asparagus, but you could also put this on…

Grilled Romaine Salad

This salad is one of my favorite summer side dishes! It takes no effort and grilling it totally elevates the salad from boring to fabulous! The charred taste really gives it a completely different dynamic and you can top it with whatever you like! I really want to try this with some buffalo chicken and…

Light and Fluffy Corn Cakes

These corn cakes are basically a mix between cornbread, hushpuppies and pancakes … and they are DELICIOUS! These were perfect to serve with some spicy shrimp and chipolte butter!! I will make these for my next party! You could totally make them the day before, let them cool, and heat in the oven the day…

Rosted Corn Dip

This corn dip is OUT OF THIS WORLD!! I have made it a few times for large groups and it disappears within minutes!! Hide some extra just in case. 🙂 I can see myself making this A LOT during football season. It is so quick and so yummy! Try this for your next tailgate, it…

Fresh and Easy Guacamole

Ingredients– 2 ripe avocados– 1/4 cup finely chopped red onion– 2 cloves of garlic– 1/2 tbsp red pepper flakes or 1 chopped jalapeño– juice of 1/2 lime– 2 tbsp cilantro– salt and pepper Directions– Pit and mash avocado, add in onion, grate in garlic, chop and add in cilantro, and season with salt, pepper and…

Better than your Steakhouse Creamed Spinach

If you know me by now you know I am not much of a veggie eater. I definitely am not much of a spinach eater but THIS completely changed that for me. YES, it has a lot of fat and a lot of cheese but hey, its still got spinach so I consider it a…