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Easy Ways to Grow Your Food Blog + $250 American Express Giveaway

When I started blogging in 2009, I had about 14 readers per day for a few months. It was 14 more than I thought I’d have. On the first day I broke...

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Loaded BBQ Chicken Nugget Nachos

If you want to make a dinner out of nachos, this is how. They’re loaded with avocado chunks, juicy tomatoes and corn, and bbq sauce-smothered chicken nuggets. Or in my case,...

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One-Hour Chocolate and Cinnamon-Sugar Soft Pretzel Bites

Soft, warm pretzel bites coated in chocolate or cinnamon-sugar that you don’t have to go to the mall for. That’s both beautiful and dangerous. This is my fifth ready-in-one-hour recipe and all are...

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Skinny Two-Ingredient 110-Calorie Mozzarella Cheese Sticks

The words skinny and cheese sticks normally don’t go together. Except here they do because these cheese sticks are only 110 calories each. Rather than being fried, they’re baked, and yes,...

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KitchenAid Stand Mixer + Hamilton Beach Juicer Giveaway!

Step 1: Follow some awesome new blogs! Click on each box below! Step:2 Enter using the rafflecopter below! And good Luck! a Rafflecopter giveaway The Slow Roasted Italian : Kitchen Meets...

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Soft M&M Chocolate Chip Cookies

This is some of the best cookie dough I’ve ever made. The cookies are great, but the dough base itself, wow. Allow me to explain. If you don’t care about cookie...

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Roasted Winter Squash, Cranberry, and Almond Salad with Lemon Dijon Balsamic Vinaigrette

A salad loaded with roasted squash, chunky veggies, crunchy almonds, and chewy dried cranberries is my perfect meal. The balsamic-based vinaigrette just seals the deal because I could literally drink balsamic....

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Strawberry Chocolate Chip Muffins

I wanted to make a scratch strawberry cake. But when I realized what needed to be done to accomplish that, strawberry muffins sounded real good. There’s so many recipes for strawberry...

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Whirlpool and CES Wrap-Up + $1000 Giveaway

Last week the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) was held in Las Vegas and it’s the largest show of the year. Whirlpool was at CES and revealed some new, exciting appliances. They design...

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Immune-Boosting Vegetable Soup and Broth

Tis the season for colds, flus, and sickey germs everywhere. This soup is the perfect antidote to all that. It’s so easy to make by just chopping up veggies, putting them...