• Main Courses,  Sides,  Snacks

    3-Ingredient BBQ Meatballs

    I love party appetizers. I mean seriously, what is not to love? It is like the ultimate buffet – all the delicious foods you know you shouldn’t be eating, all in one place. Ready for you to NOM on, in small bite sized portions. It is so easy to just grab a toothpick and go nuts. Usually you end up regretting it the next day – but while in the act you think, THIS IS TOTALLY WORTH IT!¬†The Superbowl is pretty much the ULTIMATE party appetizer event – every family his its own unique, or not so unique, traditional¬† Superbowl party app. My family is obsessed with food, so naturally…

  • Main Courses,  Sides,  Snacks

    Easy Ham and Cheese Sliders

    So I have an embarrassing story. This past summer, a friend of ours was having people over to hang out, eat, and drink before one of the Ohio State Buckeye games. The weather was nice so he was going to grill up some burgers, everyone was invited to bring whatever they desired but nothing was required. I, as the overachiever that I am, wanted to make something to wow the crowd. But, being lazy as I am, wanted something easy. I decided to make a slider recipe because sliders are filling, fun, and easy. People can grab one, or multiple – they are delicious and cheesy – what is not…

  • Healthy Salads and Sides,  Sides

    Maple Bacon Brussel Sprouts

    Thanksgiving is COMING!!! I LOVE Thanksgiving. It is hands down one of my favorite favorite holidays! Family, friends, and food – what else could you ask for? My parents make an AMAZING turkey every year – but if I am being honest, I could do without the turkey. It’s all about the sides for me – stuffing, mashed potatoes, sweet potato, bread, cornbread, mac and cheese… Shoot. I literally just mentioned all carbs. NO WONDER I feel so incredibly full after Thanksgiving! But how can one eat vegetables when there is so much deliciousness around?? This Thanksgiving there will be at least one vegetable on the table that you do…