Side Dish

Watermelon Blueberry Feta Salad

  I can’t get enough of fresh fruit this summer! We go through it way too fast at our house. Something that screams summertime is chilled delicious fruit! This Watermelon Blueberry Feta Salad is a balance of sweet, salty and savory! My personal favorite! Toss chilled fresh fruit with feta cheese, lime juice and cilantro and you have a perfect…

Dill Greek Yogurt Veggie Dip

  One of the best parts of summer is all the get togethers with friends and family! Usually that means lots of good food too! We went to a BBQ and I brought my favorite Dill Greek Yogurt Veggie Dip! Served with fresh cut vegetables it is always a must with adults and the little! I also love making this…

Greek Salad with Creamy Tzatziki Dressing

  Looking for the perfect salad to bring to a BBQ this summer? Look no further! This Greek Salad with Creamy Tzatiki Dressing is the ultimate favorite and has so many goodies! The Mister and I recently had a delicious Greek Salad at a pizza place called Enzos here in Durham. We both loved it and I knew I had to…

How To: Make Homemade Mexican Refried Beans

      The great debate: Black Beans versus Refried Beans? Nine out of ten times I am a black bean kinda girl but when it comes to Homemade Mexican Refried Beans nothing compares! I could eat them with a spoon, as a dip for chips, or mixed with Homemade Mexican Rice! Just writing about it makes me want to…

How To: Make Mashed Potatoes

  Mashed Potatoes are good with everything. They compliment any meat and I don’t know anyone you doesn’t like them. Thats why it is so important to know how to make them. They are easy and hard to mess up. I use to boil the whole potato back in the day and that took a long time. I will fill…