Roasted Chicken

Roasted Chicken

I have officially determined that having children is bad for your self-esteem. Everyday I get a big dose of reality in my house having a 10 and 8 year old. 2 days ago, my daughter tells me that, “It’s fun playing with your giggly belly.” And yesterday I had a very short, yet to the […]

Toasted Coconut Popsicles

Toasted Coconut Popsicles | The Hungry Housewife

So I suppose, I’m getting up there in age… I realized it when I was at Disney for Foodie Blog Forum and I said to my son, I hadn’t ridden Space Mountain in like 25 years. When I said those words, I thought, Oh my gaud, It’s happening, I bet my kids think I’m old. […]

Yogurt Covered Blueberries & Giveaway

Yogurt Covered Blueberries | The Hungry Housewife

If you follow me on Instagram and Facebook, you will know I went blueberry picking and came home with over 7 pounds of blueberries. Do blueberries remind you of Violet Beauregarde from Willy Wonka? No? Just me? Back on track Leslie, back on track…. So what does one do with over 7 pounds of blueberries? […]

Chocolate Covered Potato Chips & $100 Giveaway

Chocolate covered Potato Chips

We used to have nice lazy spring days, going to the beach or relaxing at home by the pool. However, now that my son is obsessed with baseball, we spend hours and hours during the week and weekend at the baseball field. I know so many of you can relate. But you know what? I […]

Crab Puffs

Crab Puffs

Want to make something delightful for your Mother’s Day brunch??? Well, these little Crab Puffs are pure Puffection™!!! I am so glad I partnered with Pepperidge Farm®, because now I realize how useful Puff Pastry can be in the kitchen. I have been sooooooo under utilizing it. You could have a whole party and use […]

Oster Versa Blender Review & Giveaway ($300.00)

Oster Versa Performance Blender

Oddly, I get the same question often, “What is the best blender to get?” I usually answer with, “Well, depends on how much you want to spend.” People are watching their pennies these days and don’t want to spend the $500-$700 for the 2 Blenders that claim to be the best. Well guess what? Now,there […]

Key Lime Tarts

Key Lime Tarts

OhMahGAUd. These are good. How good you ask? Well, I brought them to a Birthday BBQ on Sunday and they were ALL gone BEFORE we even ate dinner. That’s how good they are. The look all fancy and like I spent hours on them. Actually, they were one of the easiest desserts I have ever […]

Banana Cupcakes with Chocolate and Peanut Butter Frosting

banana cupcakes with chocolate and peanut butter frosting

Don’t you wish the more food you ate the skinnier you would get? Wouldn’t that be fabulous? Seriously FAB-U-LOUS. I mean, they can come up with medicine that cures AIDS, but we still all cant be skinny? Let’s step it up medical scientist people. Or, how about a pill that makes food taste bad. That […]

Shrimp and Grits & Giveaway

Shrimp and Grits

Please please please tell me you have had shrimp and grits. It is a Southern dish, but it need not be. Shrimp, cheesy grits and bacon might not sound like they all get along, but I am here to tell you that they are indeed best friends forever. I know I have mentioned it here […]

The Best Potato Salad

The best potato salad

The Best Potato Salad…them are some fightin’ words. Well, I am going to go out on a limb and claim, that this is the Best Potato Salad in alllll the land. Lemme, break it down for you. Potatoes, garlic, bacon, black olives,eggs, green onions, real mayonnaise and the star of the show…BACON GREASE. I went […]

Lemon Pepper Pork and Potatoes {Giveaway}

Lemon Pepper pork and potatoes

This is my third recipe in the Weeknight Wins by Sauté Express® Sauté Starter Blogger Challenge from Land O’Lakes. In case you missed my first two, you can check them out HERE and HERE. Four other food bloggers and I have been posting about super easy weeknight meals. Don’t forget to go to our PINTEREST […]

Spring Has Sprung


Spring time is a great time to get back in the kitchen. And Spring is all about brunches and spring-y recipes. Your head might still be in a kitchen fog from being held hostage  in your house during during this past long and erratic winter, so I am here to point you in the right direction for some springtime […]