DIY Brown Gravy Pack

I only ever buy brown gravy packets on a needed basis, meaning I only buy it if Hubby requests a meal that requires it. 9 times out of 10 I don’t have a packet of gravy when he requests open faced meatloaf or meatballs and mashed potatoes. So here’s a DIY recipe for those oh-so…

Cheaters Refried Beans

These refried beans are so easy – only 3 ingredients! – and will turn canned refried beans into restaurant style beans super fast! They are the perfect side dish to any Mexican meal. What you need: 1 can refried beans (any brand will work just the same) 1/3 cup sour cream 1 tablespoon hot sauce…

Sweet Potato Dumplings

These easy sweet potato dumplings are great if you are looking for a side dish that’s a little different and a lot of easy. With the holidays coming up, I just have to share one of my favorite dishes! I first tried these wonderful little bundles of deliciousness a couple of Thanksgiving’s ago. I asked Hubby what…

Bacon Parmesan Green Beans

I guarantee you one thing: once you make green beans like this, you will never ever ever – and I mean EVER – make them any other way!

Perfect Deviled Eggs

I feel like I have shared this a million times, but I just can’t help myself from sharing it during the holidays. Deviled eggs are a staple to any holiday meal. But I see so many people asking how to boil eggs properly, or complaining that it takes too long to get the shell off.

The Best Macaroni and Cheese EVER

Macaroni and cheese is a staple during the holidays. Am I right? Part of me thinks that there’s no possible way to mess up macaroni and cheese because… well, because cheese. But after making this tried and true recipe, anything else just tastes totally screwed up.

Nieman Marcus Dip

Everyone – myself included – always wonders why this dip is called Nieman Marcus Dip. So I did some research. Turns out, the Nieman Marcus retailer opened a restaurant in their flagship store in Dallas, Texas in 1953 called the Zodiac Room. Who knew?!