Category: Appetizers/Snacks

Gouda Beer Cheese Fries

One of our local breweries has AMAZING fries. Jon and I always seem to order them when we make our almost-weekly visit. Who doesn’t love cheese fries?….Especially beer cheese fries? We’ve been inspired to make our own version of the…

BBQ Chicken Nachos

  A few weeks ago, Jon found a used green ceramic grill for sale about 80 miles from our home. We loaded up into the truck and drove to go pick it up. Over the past week, Jon has been…

Grilled Salsa

  Ever since we we moved south, we’ve been eating a ton of Mexican food. We have our favortie restaurants that we go to, and we have our favorite dishes that we make ourselves at home. I think everyone’s favorite…

Banana Bread

  I have realized that I have many friends and family members who are living a dairy-free, vegetarian, or vegan lifestyle. When we all get together we tend to enjoy our time over a meal or sharing food in some…

Spicy Bacon Corn Fiesta

        Sweet corn definitely reminds me of summertime. If you’re from the Midwest, you know what it means when it’s knee high by the 4th of July! My grandpa used to have huge gardens (at least they seemed to be…

Garlic Guacamole

I love guacamole that is loaded with garlic! I’ll be honest, I never used to really like guacamole nor avocados for that matter. I somehow started eating sliced avocados on sandwiches, then on my Avocado and Egg Toast, and then…

Spicy Tuna Lettuce Wraps

Ever since our trip to Portland a few years ago, Jon and I have been obsessed with fresh tuna steaks. Our trip to Hawaii made us love it even more with all of the fabulous ceviche and poke. We found…

Buffalo Chicken Bites

Is it really time for the big football game already!? Where is 2016 going already? One of things I miss from living in Indiana is our old football playoff and Super Bowl parties. Some of the old “Dugan Crew” would…

Apple Butter

I remember singing a song in kindergarten about how to make applesauce. My teacher was OBSESSED with apples. Everything in the classroom was apples. Do any of my kindergarten peeps remember this one? “Peel an apple Cut it up Cook…