Refried Beans

I love refried beans, especially homemade refried beans. Unfortunately I don't usually have the foresight to make a big batch and freeze them so it's almost always the canned ones for us. This month I … [Read more...]

Taco Potato Wedges

Roasted potatoes are one of my go to quick and easy side dishes and I especially love these taco seasoned wedges. I actually adapted them from a casserole awhile back but I can't remember where I … [Read more...]

Jazzed Up Baked Beans

This is my go to side dish for summer cook outs. Homemade flavor without a ton of time, money, or effort. Because honestly, isn’t the grilled food really the star of any cook out? For any vegetarians … [Read more...]

Jalapeno Ranch Potato Salad

This is not your usual boiled eggs, mustard/mayonnaise, and pickles potato salad. It is actually the only potato salad I will eat. I have a very strong aversion to eggs so anything containing boiled … [Read more...]

Barbecue Salad

When I saw the theme for the swap this week was lettuce I knew I had to share a Southern summer staple- barbecue salad. It's a great way to use up leftovers because it doesn't take much meat and you … [Read more...]