Crock Pot Nacho Dip

Crock Pot Nacho Dip

So since I was having such a difficult time deciding, I gave the book to my kids and my husband and let them thumb through it and decide what they wanted to try first. Overwhelmingly, the response was for the Crock Pot Taco Dip, which I modified just a little …

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Philly Cheese Steak Egg Rolls

Philly Cheese Steak Egg Rolls - great for tailgating, the big game or add a side of rice and steamed veggies for a complete meal.

Who doesn’t love a good Philly Cheese Steak Sandwich? Dripping with cheese and filled with beef, mushrooms, and onions — I know I sure do! Guy Fieri has even developed a technique for eating sandwiches like this that he calls “the lean.”  You stand with sleeves rolled up, elbows out, to …

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Zesty Marinated Shrimp

Zesty Pickled Shrimp 2

My friend, Tara, introduced me to this recipe when we were in college. I still refer to it as “Tara’s Shrimp Recipe” and my family knows exactly what that means. You can add more, less or even omit the red pepper flakes altogether to adjust the heat to your own …

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Deviled Ham Salad

Deviled Ham Salad is a recipe it seems every family has a favorite recipe. It's great on marbled rye bread or as a spread for crackers and a great way to use leftover ham

Deviled Ham Salad is a recipe it seems every family prepared in the 1970’s and even through the 1980’s and well into the 1990’s. But as our foodie curiosity grew, some of our classic recipes fell by the wayside. It’s not necessarily a bad thing either because I love the foodie revolution …

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Pico De Gallo – Fresh Salsa 

Burrito Bowls Pico de gallo

It happens the same way every single time. The recipes we take for granted because we think they are so simple are always our most requested recipes. Take, for example, this simple Fresh Salsa also known as Pico de Gallo. I’ve known Dina for close to 20 years. She and …

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