Food · Meaty Main Dishes

Tex-Mex Cornbread Casserole

It has felt like fall in Oklahoma for a good two weeks. . . and now it feels like winter is upon us. Did anyone else pull out their heavy coats this morning? The change of the season(s) has had me in full-blown comfort food mode. This Tex-Mex Cornbread Casserole was concocted from delaying a… Continue reading Tex-Mex Cornbread Casserole

Food · Meaty Main Dishes

Chili Cheese Enchiladas

What can I say about this recipe? Well, I can eat an entire pan of these in one sitting. No joke. I have to stop myself from moving on to the second pan. There is a little bit of work to assemble, but it’s well worth it. I promise. Chili Cheese Enchiladas Ingredients – 4 cups… Continue reading Chili Cheese Enchiladas

Food · Meaty Main Dishes · Soups

Easy Homemade Chili

I know it’s still blazing hot out guys. I’m jonesing for fall though and bet you are too. So make this now or pin it for later. Either way, keep this chili recipe. It’s easy, delicious, and all homemade. Easy Homemade Chili Ingredients – 1-2 lbs ground meat. Sometimes I do a combination of hamburger/sausage/turkey/buffalo,… Continue reading Easy Homemade Chili

Food · Meaty Main Dishes · Sides and Veggies

5 Ways to Use Pesto This Summer

You know this blog is supposed to be about “family, food, and other good stuff.”  I haven’t written a food post in about 5 months though. Curiously that coincides with being pregnant. Yeah, so I’ve had a weird relationship with food lately. This one was written before I got all crazy and started hating things… Continue reading 5 Ways to Use Pesto This Summer

Meaty Main Dishes · Soups

White Bean Chicken Chili

I decided I wanted to make a white bean chicken chili this weekend because I wanted chili to eat while we watched the OU/Texas game (BOOMER SOONER). We didn’t have any beef on hand, but we did have white beans and chicken. I in no way expected this to be as satisfying as a beef… Continue reading White Bean Chicken Chili

Food · Meaty Main Dishes

Reblog: Pulled Pastrami Sandwiches 

Originally posted on Cast Iron Dan:
Last week we went to my brother’s house for a BBQ. Don just got a new smoker and he cooked up some excellent pulled pork and six racks of baby back ribs. As we were talking, I told my brother that I had some pastrami curing at home and…