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Mom's Must-Have Salsa

Mom’s Must-Have Salsa

I hope y’all had time to perfect that chip recipe I posted last month. Today, I have a follow up post: Mom’s Must-Have Salsa. Now, I know what you’re thinking, “it’s the RGV. Everyone knows how to make pico de gallo…” Maybe so. But this, my friends, isn’t just pico de gallo. It’s my mom’s […]

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Premade Thanksgiving Meal

No Mess, No Stress: Guide to No-Cook Thanksgiving Meals

Turkey, ham, mash potatoes, yams, pecan pie, pumpkin pie, dinner rolls… those are just a few of my favorite Thanksgiving things. But let’s be honest— mama needs a little help with all that! A few years ago, I took on the task of cooking my family’s Thanksgiving meal. It gave me great pride knowing that I […]

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Ham for the Holidays

Ham for the Holidays {Recipe + Sweepstakes}

Cooking a 15-pound turkey is no joke. I would know— my husband just cooked one for Thanksgiving. Of course, after all his hours of basting, I graciously volunteered to take the next holiday. Which left me in charge of the Christmas ham. Here’s what I love about ham: It’s delicious. Also, it’s EASY. Since my in-laws are in town this week, we […]

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