Spicy Buffalo, Meaty Cheese Dip

spicy buffalo, meaty cheese dip

I can only imagine all the dips that were being consumed during Super Bowl weekend, how about you?  I know we had our fair share, including a new one that included the new Spicy Buffalo Velveeta cheese!  Now we originally had no plan to use this but we thought the dip needed some kick. This made a LOT of dip. Recipe: Spicy Buffalo, Meaty Cheese … [Read more...]

Little Dipper Crock Pot


How cute is this little dipper crock pot?!  Perfect for CHEESE DIP! It's 16oz and is the perfect size for dips, which will be great for all our little parties! Perhaps you can use it with the NEW VELVEETA SPICY BUFFALO that's coming to a store near you! *DROOL*  I know what I'll be making at our super bowl party!   My tongue might be on fire … [Read more...]

Cowboy Quesadillas


YEEHAW!  Cowboy Quesadillas are the ultimate football food, especially for this cowboy family!  As a Velveeta Kitchenista, it's time again for me to bring you another round of delicious Velveeta recipes! It's funny because of all the football food I've shared here on My Wooden Spoon, I don't think I've ever made any quesadillas, which are perfect … [Read more...]

Meal Solutions – Tortellini, Tomato Soup with Grilled Cheese and Chicken Sandwich

Tortellini, Tomato Soup with Grilled Cheese

It's time for another round of Meal Solutions! You can read the introduction of the program on my Sloppy Joe recipe. This week's meal solution ingredients from Walmart consist of the following items: Campbell’s Tomato Soup (Family Size Can) 16 oz – $1.48 Campbell’s Chicken Noodle Soup (Family Size Can) 16 oz – $1.48 Great Value Saltine … [Read more...]

Cheesy Chicken Cups

Cheesy Chicken Cups

The kids are back to school and while you may or may not have to worry about lunch for them, you do have to figure out what to make for supper. My boys are older and don't exactly love school like the little ones do and during football season they don't even get home until 6:30 because of practice. This means two things; they'll be hungry and … [Read more...]

Spring Brunch with Family and Velveeta Cheesy Chicken Rotini

Velveeta Cheesy Chicken Rotini

I don't know about you but Spring and warm weather cannot get here fast enough.  It means cooking out, brunches, and kids playing outside!  I had a glorious Spring brun ch house party planned a couple of weeks ago and due to an unexpected snow storm, it did not happen but I did still make a video of me making a Velveeta recipe and will be … [Read more...]

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

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 … [Read more...]

VELVEETA it Kitchenista – Wednesday’s Waste Not, Want Not

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Last year I had the honor of working with Kraft Velveeta creating the winning recipe, Shrimp Stroganoff Casserole and this year I'm honored to say I'm a VELVEETA it Kitchenista!  Me and 4 other bloggers were asked to take part in a campaign to bring you Velveeta recipes and tips & advice to help make your dinner a success! Each Kitchenista is … [Read more...]

Broccoli, Cauliflower and Rice Casserole


Just another side dish, nothing fancy.  You can substitute the Velveeta cheese with something else.  I used a little bit of Mexican cheese instead myself.  Be on the lookout for an iPod Touch giveaway here or on my cowboy blog 'cause it's coming soon! Might be better to subscribe;) INGREDIENTS 1 pkg. frozen chopped broccoli & … [Read more...]

Stand Mixer, Immersion Blender, Food Processor (OVER)


I told you I would have something AWESOME for you guys in the final stretch of the Velveeta Challenge and I wasn't lying!  I did a twitter poll asking people what their favorite small kitchen appliance was and these 3 had an overwhelming majority.  SOOOOOOOO, I decided to let the winner choose their prize!  OH YEAH BABY!   Umm, yeah, I have some … [Read more...]

Velveeta Wants to Hear From YOU

I've been asking for your votes over and over again, bribing in most cases but did you know that YOU could submit your own entry to win some fabulous prizes?? Tell Velveeta in 150 words or less on how you deliver delicious meals to your family on a budget, and you could win a Stainless Steel Cookware Set from Cuisinart and an awesome runner-up … [Read more...]

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OH YEAH BABY!  I told you I had surprises for you and they'll be happening all the way through Nov. 23rd in honor of my Velveeta Casserole Challenge where I could sure use your votes if you happen to think my Shrimp Stroganoff Casserole recipe RAWKS!  By the way, YOU can submit your own essay for a chance to win some awesome prizes!  I know you all … [Read more...]

Shrimp Stroganoff Casserole – Velveeta Challenge Recipe!

shrimp stroganoff casserole

EDITED:  I did win 1st place and was featured in the Taste of Home quarterly magazine! WOOHOO! Voting began Thursday, October 30th and goes until Nov. 23rd!!!  I'm sharing my Shrimp Stroganoff recipe with you guys today!!  This is the recipe that I submitted into the Velveeta Casserole Challenge and I'm hoping that you all think it's great enough … [Read more...]

The Velveeta Challenge Recipe that is Under $20

I actually had a great recipe that I was going to post but after getting my pictures onto the computer, I realized that I forgot to take the final picture!! Gah! What was I thinking.  So now I'm gonna talk about my process for the recipe I created and the cost of it for the Velveeta Challenge. As I mentioned before, when I think of casserole … [Read more...]

Chicken Fajita Burrito Casserole

chicken fajita burrito casserole

I'm working with Velveeta at the moment so I thought a Chicken Fajita Burrito Casserole using Velveeta would be a great post!  And don't forget to cut the cheese with me using Velveeta cheese! I used red and green bell pepper to give it some color and flavor.  I used store bought tortillas which are fine but next time I will make my homemade flour … [Read more...]

Cut the Cheese with A Cowboy’s Wife

Because of my awesome opportunity with Kraft Velveeta, I wanted to do something so that everyone else can be involved as well.  I created two groups; a youtube group and a flickr group.  Depending on whether you want to upload a video or picture, you will choose which group is best for you. For the video group, simply upload a video of you or a … [Read more...]

KRAFT Velveeta Casserole Challenge!


I am so excited to announce that I was one of 5 bloggers chosen to participate in the Velveeta Casserole Challenge by KRAFT!!! (Link won't be live until Oct. 13th or so)  In the meantime, you guys can go read all about Velveeta and the recipes. So what's the Velveeta Casserole Challenge all about? Each blogger was asked to create a casserole … [Read more...]

The Ultimate Party Cheese Dip


I am  a fan of Velveeta and I absolutely LOVE this cheese dip!  It's a favorite among many I know and will never go out of style.  Before I get to the recipe, I thought I'd share some fun food facts with ya about Velveeta. From the fine folks at Food Reference: Velveeta© was initially introduced in 1/2 pound packages. 1/4 pound packages were first … [Read more...]