• 3-Ingredient Slow Cooker Pulled Pork
  • BLT Caesar Flatbread Pizza
  • Cucumber Ranch Pasta Salad
  • Watermelon Beer Margaritas
  • Quick & Easy Pork Stir Fry
3-Ingredient Slow Cooker Pulled Pork

3-Ingredient Slow Cooker Pulled Pork

I realize it’s a sweltering hot time of year for many of us, but I couldn’t resist sharing this EASY 3-Ingredient Slow Cooker Pulled Pork recipe!  Because I love barbecue THAT MUCH! But I don’t love just ANY kind of barbecue.  It has to be the Eastern North Carolina style.  I grew up on it…

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BLT Caesar Flatbread Pizza

BLT Caesar Flatbread Pizza

Today’s recipe for this simple, easy and insanely delicious BLT Caesar Flatbread Pizza is brought to you by the North Carolina Pork Council. When I was asked to come up with a recipe using bacon, my mind started wandering all over the place.  I mean, what is bacon NOT good in??? It’s no secret that…

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Cucumber Ranch Pasta Salad

Cucumber Ranch Pasta Salad

This is a sponsored conversation written by me of behalf of Hidden Valley®. The opinions and text are all mine. I absolutely LOVE ranch dressing… and cucumbers!  So when I saw the new Hidden Valley® Cucumber Ranch dressing, it inspired me to flavor up one of my favorite summertime pasta salads and I came up…

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Watermelon Beer Margaritas - Easy & delicious margaritas prepared with watermelon puree, tequila, beer & limeade concentrate!

Watermelon Beer Margaritas

With Cinco de Mayo approaching, I’ve been on a quest to come up with a new ultimate fruity beer margarita.  While browsing images at work the other day for a project, I came across a photograph of a watermelon.  End of story. Today, I bring you the newest addition to the beer margarita family:  Watermelon…

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Quick & Easy Pork Stir Fry - Prepared in 30 minutes or less!

Quick & Easy Pork Stir Fry

I was recently asked to be a part of the North Carolina Pork Council Blogging Network to create pork recipes that everyday folks like you and me could enjoy after a busy day at work or on the weekends.  Of course, I happily accepted! My first recipe “challenge” was to come up with a recipe…

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Hippie Juice ~ An EASY, lower calorie version of Hippie Juice using Crystal Light Pink Lemonade

(Lower Calorie) Hippie Juice

Stop.  Stop right there.  I know what you’re thinking.  You’re thinking this looks like a dainty little pink cocktail in a pitcher, right?  Think again. I’m here to tell you this recipe for Hippie Juice is dangerous.  Did you hear me?  Because I’m gonna say it again… this stuff is dangerous. Here are your ingredients: …

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Pesto Caprese Grilled Cheese

Pesto Caprese Grilled Cheese

There is a little restaurant that I like to visit during my lunch break in Emerald Isle, NC called The Village Market.  I will always check on Facebook to see what their specials are before I call in my order.  The other day I saw they were featuring an awesome sandwich with tomatoes, mozzarella cheese,…

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Whiskey Ginger Thyme Lemonade

Whiskey Ginger Thyme Lemonade

This Whiskey Ginger Thyme Lemonade is gonna rock your world!  Promise. I am a lemonade LOVER when the weather warms up.  I love it even more when it is infused with herbs… and whiskey. I have had several lemonade cocktails in my life… but nothing like this.  Just by adding a few sprigs of fresh…

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What's Been Happening

What’s Been Happening

Happy Tuesday!  Today I thought I was going to share this awesome ham casserole with you to use for leftover Easter ham. Ummmm… epic fail.  Not that it wasn’t edible, it was.  But it just wasn’t anything that I wanted to share with you that I’d want you to feed  your family.  Because when I…

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Tequila Sunrise Mimosa made with tequila, champagne, orange juice and grenadine.

Tequila Sunrise Mimosa

Lord have mercy.  I am here to tell  you… this is the best mimosa I’ve ever had.  No freakin’ lie.  This Tequila Sunrise Mimosa is gonna rock your next brunch.  I promise. I can’t take ANY credit for this drink.  None whatsoever. My best friend in the whole world came up with this drink.  Her…

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