Appetizers

Baked Frico (Crispy Cheese)

    Everyone has those days where you just want to eat the most unhealthiest thing you can. I don't care who you are. I know it happens, and I am not the only one. That is not to say that everyone caves like I do, but we all still salivate over just the mere… Continue reading Baked Frico (Crispy Cheese)

Beef

Spiced Roast Beef and Vegtables

Happy Monday and more importantly Veterans Day to all of our vets! Today I want to share one of my favorite roasts to date! This is the perfect home cooked roast for Sunday evening dinners or even when you are hosting company. There isn't much hands on time and makes your house smell absolutely wonderful.… Continue reading Spiced Roast Beef and Vegtables

Rubs and Marinades

Homemade Taco Seasoning

As you all may or may not have noticed, I like to put together my own seasonings and rubs. I find that not only is it more thriftier, but it is also more convenient because you know how much you normally use within the time span of a month and make however much you need!… Continue reading Homemade Taco Seasoning

Salads

Roasted Chickpeas

(Source) http://www.steamykitchen.com/10725-crispy-roasted-chickpeas-garbanzo-beans.html What a great idea! I am sad that I did not find this recipe sooner but I will most certainly make up for lost time! I don't recall where I found this magical creation but alas, I did and it was so simple that I was able to recall the instructions... See that???… Continue reading Roasted Chickpeas

Appetizers, Snacks

Homemade Roasted Garlic Hummus

So I am apparently on a homemade pita chip rampage and have this constant urge to make more! Last night I thought I would try my hand at a Homemade Roasted Garlic Hummus and it would be a perfect excuse to make more! Now that's using my head! So today after work I headed to… Continue reading Homemade Roasted Garlic Hummus