Recipe: Pecan Pie Bars

The Taste Of Texas The Texas Pecan. No other nut will make a Texan stand up and sing “Deep In The Heart Of Texas” more than by the mere mention our great state’s tree: the Pecan. Click this link, if you think I’m kidding. :) One of Texas’ most famous streets, 6th Street runs through the […]

Recipe: Chicken Pappardelle

Pappardelle In My Belly! Not too long after posting about my Roasted Tomato and Garlic Pesto Pasta recipe, I fell in love with this dish. It seems I like pasta as much as the blue Texas sky. Pappardelle? It’s a wonderfully wide noodle that hails from Tuscany. It was during a trip to Italy when I […]

Recipe: Roasted Tomato and Garlic Pesto Pasta

Pasta! Pasta! One of the greatest culinary lessons I learned traveling abroad is the greatness of the well-prepared simple dish. I created this pasta dish using some of my favorite ingredients – tomatoes, garlic, pasta, and cheese. What’s not to like about that? Foodie Tips: ❤  When you’re in a pinch for time, feel free […]

Recipe: Cheesy Carrot Dog Treats

An Easy Pack Pleaser This is a treat recipe that my Doggies have enjoyed for many birthdays. So this month when my SuperLabby Harley turned 11, we knew exactly what to do! This “mini muffins” recipe is surprisingly easy to make and we hope your pack digs it as much as ours. Always check with […]

Recipe : Basil Pesto

A Family Favorite Enjoy this delicious pesto recipe that’s great on pasta, ensalata caprese, bruschetta and just about anything your heart desires. Foodie Tips: ❤  Never use a knife to cut your basil leaves; always hand tear basil to prevent it from browning. ❤  Don’t underestimate the power of basil; it thrives in the Texas sun and […]

Strawberry Cake Recipe

Very Berry Delicious This cake has become a family favorite. It usually graces our table during the hot summer months and it’s loaded with the bright taste of strawberry – both inside the cake as well as the strawberry buttercream frosting. This cake has debuted at several family birthday parties and I hope you enjoy it […]

Whisky BBQ Sauce Recipe

Cheers To This Royal Broil This time of year the grill is on more than the television. The folks at Crown Royal absolutely nailed it with this recipe! From day 1 this has been a family favorite that’s so easy to make and even easier to drink, err, eat! Brighten up your next summer BBQ […]

Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookie Recipe

My Favorite Cookie This recipe is a family favorite and I whipped up a few batches for the holidays … because cookies make everything better! What makes this my favorite? I think it’s the special blend of chocolate, oatmeal, pecans and two sugars that do not disappoint the tastebuds. Foodie Tips: ❤  At an early […]