Self-Rising Biscuits

These are my favorite biscuits! They are made with FOUR ingredients and can be on your table in 30 minutes. To die for! Ingredients 1-1/2 cups buttermilk 3 cups self-rising flour, plus more for surface 3/4 teaspoon salt 6 tablespoons salted butter, cold Instructions Preheat oven to 475ºF. In a large bowl, sift together the […]

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My Favorite Steak Marinade

Beef in Europe is super pricey and it can be difficult to find a desired cut that also fits your budget. Because of this, I found a perfect recipe to marinate steaks to make the meat tender, as well as pack in a TON of flavor. This marinade is absolutely delicious and can transform a […]

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Elotes Corn

Have you ever had elotes Mexican corn? Well, it is absolutely delicious if you haven’t! This version is corn in a cup and can be eaten as a side dish or as a dip. The addition of Flaming Hot Cheetos on the top is such an amazing bonus! Ingredients 3 tablespoons butter 1 pound frozen […]

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Buttered Walnuts or Pecans

These walnuts/pecans are the best thing to snack on! Sweet, spicy, toasted, and crunchy, buttered walnuts (pecans) are best served over a salad, such as my Apple Cider Salad Delicious! Ingredients 2 tablespoons salted butter 1/4 cup light brown sugar 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper pinch of salt 1 cup walnuts or pecans, halved Instructions In a […]

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Sweet Potato Casserole

What is your favorite part of your Thanksgiving dinner? Mine is the sides. I think I could skip the turkey and go full on sides! Though I love my Nana’s sweet potato recipe that is made in a slow-cooker, this one is stinkin’ amazing too! Ingredients 4 whole sweet potatoes 1 cup granulated sugar 1 […]

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Cornbread Waffles

Cornbread waffles are a fun spin on a traditional pan of cornbread! This recipe is super easy and quick to make some cornbread to go with your favorite soup, a big ole pot of beans, or to top with your favorite chili and all of the fixin’s. Ingredients 1-3/4 cups all-purpose flour 1-1/4 cups yellow […]

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Bavarian Potato Salad

Potato salad is a side dish that varies depending on where you are geographically. While I love me a good ole mayonnaise potato salad with some BBQ in the south, I am obsessing over the German potato salad! Tart, tangy, and slightly sweet due to the addition of diced apples, you will love this potato […]

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Bolognese

I’m all about that pasta life. I could eat it all day, every day, for the rest of my life. My kids are also all about the carbs and it is something that I know I can feed them without much fight or complaining. This bolognese sauce is beyond delicious, has hidden veggies in it, […]

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Salsa Verde

If you are ever considering what to take to a party as an appetizer or you just need a good snack for before a barbecue, this salsa verde is AMAZING! Super easy, super yummy, and better than anything you can buy in a jar! Ingredients 1-1/2 pounds tomatillos, husked and quartered 1 large yellow onion, […]

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Obatzda

Happy International German Beer Day! German beer flows freely like water in this country and is also cheaper than water! Many foods use beer in their recipes, as well. I am going to try and integrate more local German foods in case you guys want to try some foods that we might be eating here! […]

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