Southern Style Pork Chops

I am not going to lie… Pork Chops are one of those foods that I don’t like to make. Why? Because, I had not found a good way to cook them. I mean, I have cooked them but never gotten the flavor that I was looking for.

Then I got online and started searching and found a few ideas that I could try. This is what I ended up doing… Southern Style Pork Chops.

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Celebrate National Caramel Popcorn Day

Celebrate National Caramel Popcorn Day

Today is National Caramel Popcorn Day, to celebrate we tried a new recipe at home. If you’re on Instagram, head over to my profile and check the stories where I took over a fellow’s Instagram account and prepared this recipe live.

The recipe I prepared is super easy.  Plus, you can use any popcorn of choice. To make the caramel you only need a handful of ingredients – which you probably already have.

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Green and Lean; Tasty Salad Options

Green and Lean; Tasty Salad Options

Lately, I have been trying to take steps to eat better and be more active. You may have noticed by last week’s posts! This Cobb Salad is proof that you can eat good while trying to be healthier.

So, this week I will continue on this getting healthy topic, and bring you a salad recipe that I made and another recipe from a friend.

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Three ways to drink more water

Three ways to drink more water

Who drinks the recommended eight glasses of water a day? I don’t! I try to drink more water but there are days that I don’t even come close to eight glasses.

This little tip, though has been helping me drink more water each day.

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Festival Foods; Inspired by Houston Rodeo

Festival Foods; Inspired by Houston Rodeo

It is Rodeo time!! If you live in Houston, you are probably saying, “Heck, Yeah!” If you don’t, you are probably saying, “So what?”

Let me tell you that in Houston, Rodeo is a huge deal. This may very well be the most anticipated event of the year. After all, it is biggest party in our city. Concerts, games, carnival rides, fair food, fried food…

Yes, the food! And speaking of food, I am bringing you three rodeo food recipes that you can make at home tonight!

Deep Fried Oreos

As if Oreos were not delicious enough! Believe me, deep fried Oreos are so much more delicious. I didn’t know how easy it was to make these until my brother-in-law made them. I have made them a few times since.

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Cheetos Crusted Elotes; Houston Rodeo Inspired Food

Who doesn’t love corn on the cob?! I love corn, period. But there’s something about corn on the cob. While I see elotes as corn on steroids, they are a fair food favorite. And this Cheetos Crusted Elotes recipe brings the traditional recipe to another level of yumminess.

Not only are elotes a well known Mexican street food, they are also a fair food favorite in Texas. You don't exactly have to go to a fair to have these.

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