Last Minute Christmas Cocktails

I know, I know, this is a bit late especially for those of you who have already had their Christmas parties and/or already have their Christmas menu planned but if you’re still looking for one or two Christmas cocktails than take a gander. Maple Butter Kiss I mean, come on! You had me at “MapleContinue reading “Last Minute Christmas Cocktails”

The New Office Christmas Party – Tested & Approved

The festive “Office Christmas Party”, was once something to look forward to. A chance to dress up, do a little networking (or not), eat, drink, dance, and be merry! All on the company’s dime. What’s not to like? However, as Ponyboy said so eloquently to Johnny or Robert Frost (whatever), “Nothing Gold Can Stay”. NowContinue reading “The New Office Christmas Party – Tested & Approved”

How to Make The Perfect Spanish Coffee

What is the quintessential Spanish Coffee, you ask? There are numerous choices, but what stands out front and center is the Cafe con Leche, of course! If you were to order the American equivalent to a Cafe con Leche, it would resemble a double shot Cappuccino or a Flat White coffee from Starbucks. It hasContinue reading “How to Make The Perfect Spanish Coffee”

Introducing The Super Cool Guy Behind Snackchatlive

Brent Timm is a natural in front of the camera. His food videos and Instagram stories are wildly entertaining. He combined his wanderlust with his love of food and entertaining, creating his brand SnackChat Live. With his infectious personality and charming smile, you will quickly find yourself enthralled. He is a super cool guy andContinue reading “Introducing The Super Cool Guy Behind Snackchatlive”

Mushroom Lentil Ragu

This recipe is a great option for Meatless Mondays or any other day for that matter. It’s budget friendly, quick and easy to make, and satisfying. I had most of the ingredients already from making Chunky Sausage Lentil Soup. I also had some left over chipolte peppers in adobo sauce that I LOVE and didn’tContinue reading “Mushroom Lentil Ragu”

Spicy Pepper Beef

We’ve had this dish a few times now and we like it. Lane loves Asian food and I enjoy it as well. This recipe has a great spicy deliciousness. I just wish it made a few more leftover servings. It makes about 4 all together. So, that’s just one night off before having to figureContinue reading “Spicy Pepper Beef”

Crispy Chili in Oil

I’ve also seen this product labeled as Crunchy Chili Oil and Spicy Chili Crisp . This stuff is awesome and has a great back story. The pictured woman (yes, it’s a woman) is (was) a widow who came from humble beginnings, never finished school, and can’t read. But she knew how to make awesome sauce(s)Continue reading “Crispy Chili in Oil”

Crema Catalana

This recipe was inspired by my friend Brent from SnackChatLive, who recently posted a story with a delicious looking Crema Catalana he had in Barcelona. I’ve had Creme Brulee on numerous occasions and enjoy it immensely, but I’ve never had the pleasure of Crema Catalana until now. Que Magnific! The main differences between Crema CatalanaContinue reading “Crema Catalana”

Chunky Sausage Lentil Soup

This recipe has been the most asked for meal EVER in my household. It’s safe to say that this is my love’s all time favorite. It’s super tasty, easy, and filling. Definitely a great recipe to add to your list for fall and winter meals. The original recipe came from Taste of Home. At first,Continue reading “Chunky Sausage Lentil Soup”

Carne Asada Burritos

I was born and raised in San Diego, California where Mexican food is front and center. Tacos, burritos, margaritas….you get it. Lots of people ask us what we miss the most from home. Besides the obvious family and friends, it would have to be Mexican Food. I mean, the kind you find in Southern California,Continue reading “Carne Asada Burritos”

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