Baked Potato Soup

Baked Potato Soup


I love potatoes. I don’t know if it’s because I’m Irish or if it’s just because they are amazing, but if we had another potato famine, I would defiantly feel the pain. One of my favorite potato dishes is Baked potatoes so when I saw this recipe for Baked Potato Soup, I decided to try it out. I made this in the crockpot so it was very easy to prep and it came out delicious. [Read more…]

How to Save Your Cast Iron

How to SaveYour CastIron

I think it’s safe to say that a cast iron pan is one of the best things you can cook with. It’s sturdy, it’s oven safe and it requires very little maintenance to take care of. But you do still have to take care of it. There is nothing worse than a rusty cast iron. If your pan has seen better days or you picked one up at a yard sale and want to spruce it up, here’s what you do. [Read more…]

Mexican Chicken Pot Pie

Mexican Chicken Pot Pie


This was an experiment I decided to try out. My husband LOVES chicken pot pie and I decided to make it for him one day. But I decided to use leftover Chicken Chili instead of cooking an whole new chicken to shred. So I made a spicy, Mexican themed version of pot pie that went over extremely well. If you want to do it my way, make the Chicken Chili a day or two ahead of time (recipe here) and then make this with the leftovers. [Read more…]

BBQ Beef Brisket



It’s been a crazy busy last few weeks! I started a new job and this never ending winter has been sucking my energy levels. But I have been working on some new recipes to try. [Read more…]

Garlic and Rosemary Roasted Potatoes

Garlic and RosemaryRoasted Potatoes

So I’ve been away from awhile, cooking and getting some inspiration but I’m back so lets start off with a bang! I love red potatoes, well I love potatoes in general, and these came out wonderfully. Tender and flavorful. This is a great side to put with a roast or another big main dish. [Read more…]

5 Perfect Meals for the Big Game

It’s almost time for the Super Bowl and around my house it’s a big deal, even if my husbands team isn’t playing (poor Bucs, you’ll have your day again someday), we still watch the whole game. I always make some yummy food to accompany the game too. The Super Bowl was the first time that I started making Taco Cupcakes (recipe here) and we all know that turned out a huge success. Here are five things you can make whether you are having a huge party or it’s just you and the family. I like all of these because they are finger friendly and perfect for eating in front of the TV. [Read more…]