Sweet Potato Guacamole Bacon Bites Appetizer

Sweet Potato Guacamole Bacon Bites

Easy guacamole bacon bites appetizer for a party, or just for snacking on. Low carb and Whole30.       With the big game coming up we were thinking about something we could bring to our friends’ big watch party. With lots of party goers watching in multiple rooms we knew there would be lotsRead more

Peppermint Mocha Boozy Marshmallows

Peppermint Vodka and Kahlua Mocha Marshmallows

These are our absolute favorite thing to put into our coffee or hot chocolate in the winter! We hope you will love these boozy marshmallows as much as we do! The mocha peppermint combination is perfect for cold winter weather!     With the first snow flying, our boys start asking to head out inRead more

Bourbon Candied Pecans

Bourbon Candied Pecans - Sweet crunchy treat

These are great in a dessert, or even just by themselves (we won’t tell!). Bourbon gives a sweetness to these roasted nuts, and the spices make it very fall!     Almost every weekend in the summer we take a trip down to the Omaha Farmer’s Market to load up on fresh produce, locally producedRead more

Buttered Parmesan Chive Popcorn

A Savory popcorn treat, this is a great savory snack!     When you have two very busy boys in your house, you quickly discover that you have insatiable little eating machines that need constant snacks to keep them fueled. We love giving them fruits and veggies, but one of the things our eating machinesRead more

Green Tomato Jam – A Fall Treat

Green tomato jam - green tomatos, preserves, honey, brown sugar, tart, fall

A great use for those green tomatoes left over from your summer harvest!     As the days start to get cooler and the leaves start to turn yellow, one of the few things that tend to stay green is the tomatoes that remain on the vines in the garden.  This year we had aRead more

Bacon Jam

Bacon jam, need I say more?!   Every now and then you run across one of those foods that sticks in your brain because it made such an impression on you.  We recently had a meal where this was served as a spread on a charcuterie plate with slices of toasted artisan bread. Both ofRead more

Sugared Cranberries and Cranberry Simple Syrup

Sugared Cranberries in a white bowl, ornaments in back

In our mind, cranberries are the perfect accompaniment to the holidays and Christmas! These Sugared Cranberries are a great snack, a great garnish or a beautiful decoration for your holiday table!     Cranberries always have made an appearance for the holidays in our house. We love using the tart berry in relishes and treatsRead more