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Best Kitchen Hacks – You Need These In Your Life

Best Kitchen Hacks – You Need These In Your Life

Even the gourmetest (is that a word? It is now) of gourmet chefs are looking for ways to simplify their time in the kitchen. Need an easier way to measure Crisco? Or need a way to tell if an egg is still good before cracking […]

7 Ideas For Leftover Ramen Packets

7 Ideas For Leftover Ramen Packets

If you have leftover ramen packets lying around, don’t throw them out! They can be used to season other recipes. Here are some ideas for you.   1. Make a dip! Add a packet to a tub of sour cream or Greek yogurt. Instant tasty […]

Rice and Eggs With Bacon Recipe

Rice and Eggs With Bacon Recipe

It’s Tuesday night, you’ve worked all day and you don’t feel like making dinner…but you gotta eat. What do you do? Pull out the easiest recipe you know that only involves ingredients you always have ready in your fridge. After all, if you don’t feel […]

Grilled BBQ Pork Ribs

Grilled BBQ Pork Ribs

Let’s talk ribs! Delicious charcoal grilled BBQ pork ribs. Need I say more? I didn’t think so. Here is my super simple recipe for pork ribs that will have you om-nom-nomming.   What you need:   1 rack pork ribs Kosher salt to taste (Kosher […]

My Rice Fritters Epic Fail

My Rice Fritters Epic Fail

Two nights ago I made rice and eggs for dinner, so last night I had some leftover rice. I decided to get creative and see what I could come up with. I’ll just say we can’t all get it right every time, but I’m still […]

How To Marinate Steak – And What To Serve With It

How To Marinate Steak – And What To Serve With It

Imagine…grilling steaks in the backyard on a cool, crisp evening, bonfire burning just a few yards away. The smell is intoxicating. Tis the season, y’all. Well stop imagining and get to it! Here I will tell you how to marinate steak and what to serve […]

The Perfect Dressing Recipe

The Perfect Dressing Recipe

My Mom makes this recipe every Thanksgiving and Christmas. It is one of my all-time favorites holiday recipes. Every time she makes it, she always sets a little unbaked portion aside for my sister and I to take home and freeze to make at a […]

10 Gift Ideas For The Cook In Your Family

10 Gift Ideas For The Cook In Your Family

I LOVE kitchen gadgets. Every Christmas and birthday someone will ask me what I want and my answer is always the same: something for my kitchen! If you know someone like that and need an idea, you’ve come to the right place. Here I have […]

How To Make Buttermilk Biscuits From Scratch

How To Make Buttermilk Biscuits From Scratch

This is an old recipe for buttermilk biscuits from scratch. It has been handed down for generations in my family. And now, here it is to be published on the internet and shared to the masses. What you will need: 2 cups self-rising flour 1/4 […]

Stew Beef Recipe Simplified

Stew Beef Recipe Simplified

This delicious stew beef recipe is done on the stove top and uses minimal flour to make the gravy, so it’s healthier, too! Ingredients 1 lb beef stew 4 large potatoes, peeled and cubed (optional) 1.5 cup chopped carrots (optional) 1 large onion, chopped 32 […]