Slow Cooker Honey Roasted Mixed Nuts

Slow Cooker Honey Roasted Mixed Nuts

This post was created in partnership with ALDI. All photos, opinions, and recipe are 100% my own. How to Pair Your Favorite ALDI Wines with Snacks Absolutely love ALDI wines? Don’t we all! Here’s three amazing wine and snack pairings that are perfect for your next girls night in, movie night with your spouse, or happy hour at home! My friend Jill and I are always trying to get together for drinks. With our busy schedules, spouses, kids’ activities and school commitments, it seems like going out is more of a hassle than it is a relaxing evening. For us, having a night where we can just throw on some yoga pants, enjoy some wine and watch a movie is always more relaxing than fighting the bar crowd. Jill and I decided we were overdue for one of our movie nights! With this in mind, I Continue Reading...

Pepperoni Pizza Sliders

Pepperoni Pizza Sliders

 These Pepperoni Pizza Sliders are the perfect party food! Loaded with layers of Sugardale® Pepperoni and mozzarella cheese, these Pepperoni Pizza Sliders are the perfect party food!  Fantastic for watch parties, tailgating, holiday parties and more, these hot, mini sandwiches are easy to make and taste incredible! My family is REALLY into sports, specifically baseball and football! Our son plays baseball in both spring and fall leagues, and loves playing football with his friends in the neighborhood. The beginning of October ushers in the best month for sports of the year for us. College and pro football are in full swing, and baseball playoffs begin. This is prime-time sport-watching season at our house, which means we need prime-time party food.  That's where these Pepperoni Pizza Continue Reading...

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...