Super Bowl Subs for Football Fans!

SuperBowl Subs

What’s better than a sub for Superbowl Sunday? A sandwich that looks like a football! These French rolls are tender and fluffy on the inside, and crisp and flaky on the outside. Don’t worry that they will be too beautiful to eat; they will be inhaled by every football fan in sight. Give yourself a generous 4 hours to make these rolls since … [Read more...]

Creamy Corn with Parmesan

Creamy Corn

We usually keep our Thanksgiving menu pretty traditional, like, very basic y'all.  This year though, we thought we'd try a couple of new things, one of them being a corn recipe.  We don't really like creamed corn because of texture and sweetness but were wanting a creamier corn. It was funny when the boys saw this cooking because they just had … [Read more...]

Easy Apple Pie, for Man Hands!

Apple Pie for Man Hands

Fall is the perfect season for apples.  I've made apple jalapeno jelly and french toast casserole, but today wanted to share a quick & easy alternative to the traditional apple pie.  If you've followed me long enough, then you'll know I just tend to use whatever I have in the kitchen and I try to make it all easy as possible.  And since I have … [Read more...]

Pecan Crusted Pumpkin Rolls

Pecan Crusted Pumpkin Rolls

Oh how I love Fall!  Pumpkins, baking, and cooler weather are just a few things that get me in the Fall mood.  I really feel like I've been in the kitchen a lot more already than usual and that can only mean one thing....early weight gain!  But who cares when you're eating these delicious Pecan Crusted Pumpkin Rolls.  I have been wanting to try … [Read more...]

Spicy Buffalo Wings

Spicy Buffalo Wings Appetizer

What's the best thing about watching football at home?  The appetizers y'all!  And what game-day would be complete without Spicy Buffalo Wings? To be honest, I am not a fan of buffalo wings but my husband and boys LOVE them!  I wanted to surprise my man by making our own version because I normally just buy the store version of them or order … [Read more...]

Pickled Jalapeno Peppers

pickled jalapeno peppers

A couple of weeks ago, I hung out with a lovely lady and canned pickles.  She also sent a bunch of jalapenos home with me so I decided to pickle peppers, not realizing how simple it would be! Canning and pickling are two different things so make sure you know which one you want to do.  Because we planned on eating the peppers right away, we … [Read more...]

Easy Grilled Pizza

Grilled Pizza

Grilling can be intimidating for most of us but we are always up for a grilling challenge!  Steak and ribs are what we grill the most so we decided to give pizza a try.  I've always wanted grilled pizza and anything we can do to keep the house cool from these hot Texas temps, we'll do! One of the great things about making your own pizza, is … [Read more...]

Cowboy is Grilling Baby Back Ribs!

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During the Summer, we probably grill at least 3 times  a week and my husband just loves to smoke and  grill ribs.  I thought it would be fun to show you via video, how my husband cooks the baby back ribs and the rub he used that has supposedly won all kinds of ribbons. While we have a freezer full of beef (part of a cowboy's wages), … [Read more...]

Ranch Rolls Made from Scratch

Ranch Rolls from scratch

There is nothing better than fresh, baked bread.  I already have a dinner roll recipe that gets rave reviews from my readers but I think these ranch rolls, made from scratch, will beat it! This recipe belongs to a fella who once cooked for a ranch. I'm not sure if it was a hunting ranch or cattle ranch but when he left there (and he was … [Read more...]

Lemon Custard Pie with Gingerbread Cookie Crust

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With the holiday season approaching, you'll begin to start seeing lots of new seasonal foods on the shelves.   This year, Oreo has brought you a new flavor of cookies; Gingerbread.   Sometimes seasonal foods lack enough spice to give you a full flavor but these Gingerbread Oreo cookies were not lacking in flavor at all. They were … [Read more...]

Making Apple Jalapeno Jelly

Apple Jalapeno Jelly

Fall has arrived and apples are in bloom.  I wanted to step outside of my cooking box and make apple jalapeno jelly.   I've never made any kind of jelly, much less canned anything either, but it was a fun learning experience! Before you even begin, you must pick the right apples for the recipe you are making.  If you don't already know, each … [Read more...]

Grandma’s Homemade Banana Pudding

Grandma's Banana Pudding

Grandma's Banana Pudding from scratch....there just aint' nothin' like this out there that tastes so good!  This is the most requested food dish that family members ask me to bring to holiday get-togethers and any other time I can.  My grandmother made some of the best treats ever and this ranks #1 on my list.  I'm republishing this due to it's … [Read more...]

Kentucky Biscuits

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I love bread so when I get a hold of a bread recipe, I lock it up tight.  These are really good and are one of my favorite type of biscuits.  Note that I said biscuits, not rolls.  There is a difference!  I used to make these for the cowboys all the time and got pretty good "reviews" from them:)  With that said, here we go........ SUPER … [Read more...]