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30 Minute or Less, 5 Ingredients or Less, Appetizers & Snacks, Tailgate

Gridiron Gameday Party Mix

Sweet + salty, cruncy + munchy. Does a party mix get any better than this?

Any recipe I can throw in a bowl and eat from a cup makes me happy. Like this Gridiron Gameday Party Mix.

I mean come on. Chocolate candies, salty pretzels, puffy pop corn and your favorite trail mix. AND watch football at the same time? I am 100% SOLD.

This snack party mix idea is so easy + fun. Plus you can make it team approved by using your favorite football team’s colors. Crunchy + munchy, you will want plenty of this party mix on hand for snacking for your football parties, tailgates, and…well.. tomorrow.

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30 Minute or Less, Chicken, Popular

Southwestern Chicken Avocado Bowls

Love fuss free + nutritious meals? Me, too. Try these chicken avocado bowls.

This post has been sponsored by Tyson®. All thoughts and opinions are my own.

This is my new go-to. If you are looking for a nutritious and delicious lunch or dinner idea, this is it. Think easy. Fast. Flavorful. Filling. Southwestern Chicken Avocado Bowls are also perfect for your weekly meal prep.

In just a few minutes you can have this meal ready. A combination of tasty shortcuts, homemade elements, and fresh toppings makes these chicken avocado bowls one of my new faves.

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30 Minute or Less, Pasta, Sides

Fire Roasted Tomato Orzo Pasta

Easy and delicious, you are going to love this orzo pasta recipe with tomatoes, spinach, walnuts + feta cheese.

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This Fire Roasted Tomato Orzo Pasta is bite after bite of yummy. Full of flavor and texture, this is a pasta recipe you will want to make again and again.

First we start with tender orzo pasta cooked to perfection, then tossed in an amazing tangy dressing made from orange blossom honey and fresh lemon. To that we add fire roasted tomatoes, fresh spinach, crunchy walnuts and crumbled feta.

I told you it was full of flavor. You have to try it for yourself. Everyone needs a new recipe for the New Year. 🙂

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30 Minute or Less, Breakfast

Cheesy + Easy Biscuit Breakfast Pizzas

These super yum biscuit breakfast pizzas may be your new morning fave.

This isn’t gourmet. So if you are looking for a fancy-pants breakfast, that is not happening today. Today, we are busting out the canned bisuits. That’s right. Food blogger card revoked. This girl is going rogue and making mini breakfast pizzas with biscuits from a can.

Cheesy + Easy Biscuit Breakfast Pizzas are loaded with all of the usual breakfast suspects: eggs, cheese, and sausage. And a few fresh ingredients to make it a breakfast pizza party.

This the best breakfast pizza recipe to serve for lazy mornings, fun holiday brunch, sleepovers, and…tomorrow morning.

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30 Minute or Less, Soups

Crave Worthy Udon Noodle Ginger Soup

Love love love EVERYTHING about this fast + easy Udon Noodle Ginger Soup.

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If you are looking for a savory Asian-inspired soup bursting with ginger and satisfying noodles, you have to try our Udon Noodle Ginger Soup. This soup was a total hit with my family. (Pretty sure there favorite part was the noodles.)

This warming soup is easy to make and full of hearty mushrooms, fresh grated ginger, garlic scallions and more.

Serve steamy hot with a garnish of cilantro and Sriracha for a burst of flavor.

And did I mention this is the perfect noodle slurping soup? (Yes, noodle slurping is totally a thing.)

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30 Minute or Less, Appetizers & Snacks, Tennessee Food

Southern Style Avocado Deviled Eggs

Delish! Southern Style Avocado Deviled Eggs have all the classic ingredients plus rich avocado.

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My family is crazy about deviled eggs. No joke. You put down a platter of this Southern classic side dish and they are GONE.

I even have to drive my youngest daughter out of the kitchen when I am making them.

I decided to mix things up a little with something different. Avocado! Part of me was thinking “This is perfect, why haven’t I made avocado deviled eggs before?” The rich, smooth avocado is the perfect addition to a traditional Southern-style deviled egg.

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30 Minute or Less, Appetizers & Snacks, Tailgate

How to Host a Football Party on a Budget

Food, drink and decor ideas for your next football party. Budget friendly.

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Tyson Foods, Inc. All opinions are entirely my own.

I am not sure what is better: watching a football game or hanging out with your friends. Enjoying sports, spending time with your friends and eating your favorite foods is always a winning combination. That’s why I love tailgating and homegating.

Throwing a Homegating Football Party can be a big expense. Football party food, beverages, party supplies + decorations quickly add up. This post is full of ideas, tips + recipes on how to have a great time on game day without going broke.  Continue Reading…

30 Minute or Less, Italian, My Favorite Recipes, Sides

Hello, Portabellos! Marinated Tomato and Pesto Portabello Mushrooms

You are going to love our recipe for portabello mushrooms.

Guys. Let’s talk about this recipe for a minute. It isn’t hard. It isn’t really fancy. But Oh-My-Wow is it so good. These Marinated Tomato and Pesto Portabello Mushrooms are a dish you would expect to find in a restaurant. (Like…a nice one. The kind with cloth napkins and no prices on the menu and no peanut shells on the floor.)

Portabello mushrooms are the perfect side dish. Or, for my veggie-loving friends out there, this is hearty enough for a main course.

Beautiful fresh portabellos, topped with tart-martinated tomatoes and mozzarella…broiled to perfection and served with basil pesto. Is it possible to be in love-love with a recipe? Like romantically?

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30 Minute or Less, Beef

Cast Iron Filet Mignon + Buttered Wine Mushrooms (How to do Date Night Right)

How to do date night right? Pan sear a 2 inch filet mignon and serve with buttered wine mushrooms.

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So let’s talk about date night. No, I’m not talking about going out on the town. I’m talking about THE really special evenings when you want to cook an amazing meal for the person you love. Yourself. The kind of meal that says “I love you, I really really do.”

In my world, cooking a 2-inch filet mignon is the language of love.

Relationship status? Not complicated.

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