Christmas Punch

One of our favorite Christmas traditions is to have this slushy punch on Christmas Eve. My mom started serving it when I was really little, and now my kids count down the days until they can have this slushy pink goodness. Of course, we could make this on any day or for any occasion, but waiting for the traditional day makes it that much sweeter. If you are looking for a fun kid-friendly drink, you will want to try this recipe!  It might become a ...

Brown Sugar Bacon

I am not a bacon lover. I can take it or leave it. BUT, you guys, this brown sugar bacon is a breakfast wonder, BLT maker, and possibly life changer! (Okay, that last one is a bit far.) But, this is by far my favorite way to cook bacon. Not only does it taste a bazillion times better than regular bacon, but when you bake it in the oven, there is no leftover greasy kitchen smell or mess to clean up. You just throw the ...

Mexican Corn Salad

This is my son's very favorite side dish during the summer.  There are a lot of ways to make Mexican Corn Salad, but the version I like to make leaves out the creaminess of mayo or sour cream and just goes for the fresh summer ingredients.  I could eat this alone with chips or well... simply by itself.  It's hard not to keep going back for one last spoonful.  We like spice, so I add more cayenne pepper, red pepper flakes, jalapeno, and salt until ...