Homemade Southwest Corn and Bean Packets

My husband used to love these southwest packs he’d find at Sams Club. It was a meal sized pack of black beans, corn, bell peppers and onion that was perfect to ad to any Southwest dish. Sadly we can’t find them anymore, so we decided to make our own. We truly enjoy making a lot…

Queso and the Iron Bowl

Another Iron Bowl has passed and sadly my team this year did not win. We are die hard Auburn fans in this household as my husband went to Auburn. Saying those horrible words “roll tide” in our house is worse then dropping the f-bomb in front of the baby.  The Iron Bowl is the biggest…

Rio Olympics Opening Ceremonies Celebration

Katie and I look for any reason to throw a party. Seriously, if we wanted to deal with other people’s drama we’d be party planners! But we have too much fun doing things our way 😉 The opening ceremonies for the 2016 Olympics in Rio was a perfect reason to throw a party! Katie has…

Homemade Rotel Tomatoes

I love canning my own food. First, it’s satisfying to say I can do it and to be able to make recipes from scratch, second, it’s healthier because I can cut down on the salt content and preservatives.  Tomatoes were on sale and looked amazing this week so we got 10lbs to make our own…