Savory Sausage and Apple Rice Casserole

This is a sponsored conversation on behalf of Mahatma Rice. All opinions are 100% mine.   Can you believe the holiday season is upon us again? Before you know it we’ll be turning our calendars to 2016, but before that happens we have so many fabulous opportunities to enjoy holiday food. If you’re anything like me you’re looking forward to the holiday season which affords us opportunities to enjoy our family and friends while dining together. Friends and family gathering together and {Read More}

Lemon Parmesan Orzo

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Smithfield®. The opinions and text are all mine. Delicious dinner consisting of Lemon Parmesan Orzo paired with tender pork. This meal is a simple yet flavor packed family favorite in our home. Does the dinnertime funk happen in your house?  It happens here from time to time, I get stuck in a rut preparing the same items over and over. Mostly I prepare dishes that are family approved, that’s {Read More}

Orzo Ranch Pasta Salad

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Ball Park® brand. The opinions and text are all mine. We’re enjoying those last few weeks of summer, getting out and having fun while the weather is wonderful.  One of the easiest ways we’ve found to enjoy is by having a simple barbecue.  A few friends or family and great food, what beats that? Not much planning involved, very little prep work either, just great times and plenty of {Read More}

Mediterranean Orzo Salad

This Mediterranean Orzo Salad is the perfect addition to your meal. Whether with grilled meat or seafood, you’ll love the flavors and how easy it is. Grilling season is quickly approaching and with it comes all the warmer weather dishes!  I personally cannot wait for the abundance of spring and summer dishes that I just don’t prepare during the winter.  Don’t think I’ve ever made pasta salad or fruit salad in the winter, the freshness of fruits and veggies just isn’t the {Read More}

Roasted Cabbage Slices with Parmesan

You’ll be amazed at the flavor in these Roasted Cabbage Slices with Parmesan! Serve alongside Corned Beef for a different spin on St. Patrick’s Day. I’m always on the lookout for ways to prepare standard dishes a bit differently. When St. Patrick’s Day rolled around again this year, I just wasn’t feeling the love for boiled cabbage. I eat it, but its not something I go out of my way to eat. So when I saw a pin on Pinterest referencing {Read More}