Grilled Mango with Honey and Pistachios Recipe

Grilled Mango Skewers with Honey by Sandy April 27, 2014

Grilling mangos brings out their natural sweetness. Just drizzle them with a little honey and a sprinkle of chile powder for a fast and easy grilled dessert or side dish. Summertime is not the time for heavy desserts around these parts.  I like to go a little lighter by throwing some fruit on the grill […]

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The Popcorn Factory Mother’s Day Giveaway

by Sandy April 26, 2014

Happy Mother’s Day… just a little bit early.  Here is a fun little giveaway for three lucky winners! We’ve had many requests for more giveaways on Everyday Southwest so, we have joined with some other bloggers to offer some summertime fun. The Popcorn Factory Pin It Giveaway Hosted By: Holiday Contest and Sweeps Co-Hosted By: […]

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Roasted Asparagus Skinny Guacamole

Thumbnail image for Roasted Asparagus Skinny Guacamole by Donna April 19, 2014

Guacamole – minus the avocados!  Join us for week two of our Clean Eating Challenge with Donna’s Roasted Asparagus Guacamole recipe.  You’ve got to see it to believe it… delicious! This is what happens when you are craving guacamole but you have no avocados in your fridge and the ones at the store are rock […]

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Fun Summertime Badminton Giveaway

Summertime Fun Giveaway by Sandy April 18, 2014

Summer is coming!  Actually it is already here in the Ol’ Southwest so, to have a little fun and beat the heat, we are joining with a group of fun bloggers to host some summertime giveaways.  First up is a terrific Badminton set that can easily be transported to the beach, family cabin or your […]

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Healthy and Easy Lazy Summer Salsa Recipe

Roasted Tomato Salsa Recipe by Sandy April 12, 2014

Who said Southwest recipes can’t be light and healthy or fit into a clean eating lifestyle?  My Lazy Summer Salsa is made from fresh, roasted tomatoes and jalapenos and makes a fast and easy sauce for grilled chicken or beef.  When you think about healthy, clean eating, you probably don’t think about Southwest food.  I […]

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Southwest Shepherd’s Pie Recipe

Southwest Shepherd's Pie by Sandy March 18, 2014

Turn the traditional Shepherd’s Pie into an everyday weeknight meal with the great Southwest taco flavor of tender ground beef and a kick of jalapenos. I had to laugh when I read my friend Barbara’s Shepherd’s Pie post on her Pressure Cooking Today website.  She said her husband’s response to her beautiful, potatoes piped on […]

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Taco Bar and Family Game Night

Family Game Night Taco Bar by Sandy March 12, 2014

Put some fun into your family dinner with a Game Night and Taco Bar.  Everyone has more fun when there is food involved so, spread out the taco “fixin’s” and start the par-tay! Pin It Thanks for stopping by today! I’m over at Kelli Miller’s today doing a guest post on Family Game Night dinners […]

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Mini Chocolate Pie Parfaits Recipe

Mini Chocolate Pie Parfaits Recipe by Sandy February 23, 2014

Sometimes you just need a fancy little dessert with all of the creamy, lusciousness of the Ultimate Classic Chocolate Pie wrapped up in a pretty package. My super-secret, needs two keys to access the code, Chocolate Pie Recipe is out of the pocket.  Until last month, I had never shared this recipe with another living […]

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