Parmesan Ranch Chicken Tenders

Parmesan Ranch Chicken Tenders

These Ranch Chicken Tenders are the perfect dinner solution! Do your kids eat chicken tenders like they're going out of style? Then these baked Parmesan Ranch Chicken Tenders are definitely for you! Baked with a Parmesan ranch coating, these chicken tenders are easy to make and come out of the oven crispy and loaded with flavor! If you have kids, or grand kids, you likely know that they tend to really love chicken tenders. My son, in particular, could eat them for breakfast, lunch and dinner if I let him. The fact of the matter is, while I occasionally buy the frozen ones from the grocery store, I know that baking our own chicken tenders is much healthier. I've finally come up with an easy recipe in these Parmesan Ranch Chicken Tenders, that uses regular chicken breasts, and is Continue Reading...

Parmesan Ranch Dipping Sauce

Parmesan Ranch Dipping Sauce

The perfect Ranch Dipping Sauce for every Ranch lover! The great flavors of Parmesan cheese and ranch dressing come together for one amazing dip and spread!  Perfect for fries, onion rings, chicken tenders & wings, sandwiches, veggies and more, this Ranch Dipping Sauce will be your new favorite condiment to put on everything! Everyone has that one friend that puts ranch on everything. My husband is that person in my life. He'll put ranch on everything from chicken wings, fries, tater tots, tacos, and more. So when I said I was going to make my own Parmesan version of ranch dipping sauce, his ears immediately perked up. Not only was this ranch sauce super easy to make, I think it tastes WAY better than anything you get in a bottle, jar or comes in a powdered mix. I'm definitely Continue Reading...

Easy Baked Mini Tacos

Easy Baked Mini Tacos

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Mirum.  Recipe, photos and opinions are 100% my own. #ad #WinTheCrowdWM Easy Baked Mini Tacos These Easy Baked Mini Tacos will be your new favorite appetizer! Loaded with all your Tex-Mex favorites and topped with Ro*Tel, these mini tacos will be perfect for enjoying with friends at your next watch party! Who's ready to watch some hoops? As many of you know, we're big-time sports fans at our house.  My son and I are excited to fill out our brackets, and my husband even goes so far as to take time off from work to watch the first two days of the tournament. (He's done this every year since before we were married!  It's like his own personal sports stay-cation.)  As soon as the first games begin we always plan for lots of yummy snacks, like these Continue Reading...

Cream Cheese Jalapeno Popper Bean Dip

Cream Cheese Jalapeno Popper Bean Dip

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Mirum.  Recipe, photos and opinions are 100% my own. #ad #WinTheCrowdWM Cream Cheese Jalapeno Popper Bean Dip Jalapeno Popper Dip doesn't get much better than this!  Made with Ro*Tel Original Diced Tomatoes and Green Chilies and Rosarita Traditional Refried Beans this hot cream cheese bean dip recipe is perfect for game day or anytime you want a delicious dip for snacking. We are a big-time football family!  From early September all the way through the end of the season in February, there is pretty much always a college or pro game on at our house.  It's definitely one of our favorite times of year, and with that always comes great friends to watch the game with, and great food to celebrate a victory.  Tex-mex food is always popular at our Continue Reading...

Classic Pico de Gallo Salsa

Classic  Pico de Gallo Salsa

A must-have condiment for any Tex-Mex meal!  This fresh, delicious Pico de Gallo Salsa is perfect for burritos, nachos, enchiladas, tacos, or anytime you want to enjoy chips and salsa!  Forget the store-bought stuff, making a fresh batch is super simple and tastes way better! Is Tex-Mex food a part of your cooking repertoire?  If so, then fresh, delicious salsa is always a must!  Many people buy the pre-packaged stuff at the grocery store, but I'm here to tell ya that making a fresh batch is WAYYYYYYY better!  Classic Pico de Gallo Salsa is the perfect topping for just about any and every Tex-Mex meal! Making this salsa super simple, and comes together easily.  All you need are a few basic ingredients like tomatoes, onion, cilantro, jalapeno, lime juice, vinegar, and salt! Continue Reading...

Hot Queso Blanco Dip

Hot Queso Blanco Dip

I was compensated for this post by the good people at Food Should Taste Good.  All photos, opinions and recipe are 100% my own. #foodshouldtastegood This hot, cheesy dip is perfect for game day!  Loaded with two types of cheese, along with fresh tomatoes, jalapenos, and onions, this restaurant-style queso is the perfect appetizer anytime you want a great snack! Raise your hand if you love cheese?  Yep, I'm right there with ya!  I especially love a really great queso dip to go along with chips.  Warm, creamy with just the right amount of tomatoes and peppers, this queso blanco is the perfect cheesy appetizer for watching the big game!  From the beginning of football season in September, all the way into basketball season and March Madness, this dip is one of our go-to appetizers, Continue Reading...

Tropical Pineapple Mango Salsa

Tropical Pineapple Mango Salsa

Fresh, healthy flavors of of the tropics are paired with peppers and onions for the most amazing sweet, crunchy salsa!  Perfect for topping fish or chicken, and great for eating with chips!  0 Weight Watchers Smart Points! As soon as the holidays are over, I begin to crave fresh, fruity flavors.  Maybe it's all of the rich food, or the over abundance of Christmas cookies, that gets a little much.  Or maybe it's the fact that everywhere you look in the produce section of the grocery store there are pineapples,  mangoes, and all different types of citrus fruits.  I really can't resist these fresh, delicious flavors, so I decided to mix them all together into this amazing Tropical Pineapple Mango Salsa. This salsa tastes and smells absolutely incredible!  Perfect just by itself Continue Reading...