Quick Taco Salad

Quick Taco Salad

Quick and easy recipes are the way to go y'all.  Since we are trying a little bit harder to make smart eating choices with Truett, we've been trying to switch up the full blown 3 course meals with some more balanced, nutritious dinners, like this quick Taco Salad. I realized that Truett loves lettuce, tomatoes, cheese, and of course meat so I ... Continue Reading

Orange Barbecue Ribs

Grillin’ and Chillin’ Orange Barbecued Ribs

Grillin' in January? That's right y'all! Not even the 34' temps can keep Texans from grillin'! While my husband has a tried and true rib recipe, he's been dying to try these orange barbecued ribs and it would be crazy to wait until Summer to have something so good, especially when we need chow food for all these football games! Working on a cattle ... Continue Reading


Dibs on My Ribs Recipe Cookoff! Win Groceries for a Year

Who wouldn't wanna win free groceries for a year?  Right now, you can enter your rib recipe into the Dibs on my Ribs Cookoff and you just may get those groceries!  You have until August 12th to enter and you'll need to have the following in your recipe to be qualified as an entrant: Spare Ribs A McCormick Spice/Seasoning A Kraft Sauce (if a ... Continue Reading


Salads for Summer – Asian Slaw and Summer Potato {Giveaway}

The TEXAS heat is sizzlin' but it doesn't stop us from eating!  Tons of grillin' is happening on the ranch and I'm servin' up sides to keep your taste buds cool and happy with flavor. Around these parts, any sort of potato salad goes.  Some make it with mustard, some use mayo but if you're really wanting to step outside the box and add some pizazz ... Continue Reading

amazing salad

Turning a Drab Salad into Fab!

Most of the time, I despise salads. I don't really like a lot of toppings that most people do so they don't interest me too much but thanks to my personal trainer (from my local Anytime Fitness), I'm learning to tweak things a bit to allow my palette to enjoy them more. First, she recommend I keep 100% chicken in water as a substitute for when ... Continue Reading

Big Fork Little Fork

A Family Friendly Virtual Cookbook at Your Fingertips

Update: Giveaway is over but please check out the app!  Thanks! Truett is finally getting to the age where he can help in the kitchen more and with the help of an iPad food app and some kid friendly recipes, we are sure to create some memories! Celebrity Chef Marcus Samuelsson has added to the already large selection of recipes by creating ... Continue Reading

VELVEETA Beer and Chorizo Dip!

Get Your Munch On During the Game with VELVEETA Beer and Chorizo Dip!

Down, set, HUT HUT VELVEETA!  Yep, it's that time again, time for the championship football game that all of us football fans anticipate the whole year!  And what comes along with football?? That's right!!! DIP!  You can't watch such an exciting football game without dip and chips, come on now.   Not only do we root teams on like the Dallas Cowboys ... Continue Reading