Old Fashion Banana Cupcakes with New Fangled Nutella Ganache Recipe

by Sandy September 17, 2014

This is not your grandmother’s banana cupcake. These moist, old fashioned banana cupcakes are topped with new fangled Nutella Ganache for a chocolate-y, irresistible icing. Pin It There are some recipes you just don’t change. Aunt Elee’s banana cake is one of them. This recipe has been in my family longer than I have and […]

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Tailgating Fun with Fire Roasted Bacon Green Chile Burgers

by Sandy September 12, 2014

The big game deserves a big burger, my Ultimate Bacon Green Chile Cheese Burger to be exact.  How can you tailgate without it? Here are links to some of our best easy grill recipes for tailgating Pin It We look forward to tailgate season around here, even if it is 500 degrees on the parking […]

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Cinnamon Apple Pancake Dippers—And a Giveaway

by Sandy September 5, 2014

Try my little finger food apple pancake dippers for your weekend breakfast or brunch. They are perfect for breakfast on the go or staying at home for a cozy breakfast in bed… without the crumbs. Pin It Oh my gosh, I forgot to share my fun little Cinnamon Apple Pancake Dippers Recipe with you here on our […]

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Fruitie Freeze Machine Giveaway

by Sandy September 1, 2014

If you love frozen fruit smoothies, slushies or drinks—you have come to the right place!  Not only do we have Donna’s Frozen Cantalope Slush recipe, we also have a fast and easy way to make them at home. Pin It It may be September, but it is still blazing hot in this part of the […]

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GiftsForYouNow Back to School Giveaway

by Sandy August 10, 2014

******GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED***** THANK YOU FOR ENTERING! Welcome to our first ever Back to School Giveaway! These adorable personalized backpacks are form GiftsForYouNow.com. and would make fantastic gifts for anyone. In fact, I think I need one for me! Pin It   Hosted By: Holiday Contest and SweepsCo-Hosted By Here We Go Again, Ready? […]

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Paradise Summer Salad—Watermelon, Bacon and a View

by Sandy August 1, 2014

What is so great about a watermelon salad?  Bacon!  And a room with a view that is straight out of paradise.  Here is my take on the Watermelon Bacon Salad Recipe I have to tell you about my amazing stay in Hawaii. Usually, I am not the kind of girl to hang around the hotel, […]

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Sarsaparilla Tiramisu with Caramel Sauce

by Sandy June 25, 2014

Tiramisu just may be the perfect no-bake summer dessert recipe.  You won’t believe how easy it is to put the Southwest flavors of caramel and sarsaparilla into this creamy, classic and turn it into a summer dessert for the whole family. Finally! A dessert fit to wrap up our annual Spaghetti Western Fiesta celebrating Clint […]

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Green Chile Pesto Caprese Salads Recipe

Green Chile Pesto Caprese Salad with Whole Tomato by Sandy May 30, 2014

Green chiles and tomatoes are a perfect pair for a Southwest Caprese Salad.  I’ve used my Green Chile Pesto Recipe to put a Spaghetti Western spin on a salad fit for Clint Eastwood, himself. “Salad!  We don’t need no stinking salads!”   Oooops… that was a different western movie.  But, I’m sure many of the […]

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