Buttermilk Pancakes with Butter Pecan Cream

Featuring alternating layers of deliciousness, these Buttermilk Pancakes with
Butter Pecan Cream
are one awesome breakfast treat!

Featuring alternating layers of deliciousness, these Buttermilk Pancakes with Butter Pecan Cream are one awesome breakfast treat!I remember the moment when I first discovered my “own” flavor of ice cream. Ok, so maybe I don’t remember the exact moment, but I know I was about 6 or 7 years old. Butter Pecan Ice Cream. It was a magical combination of flavors, and it had pecans…in the ice cream! We usually had a carton of vanilla ice cream in the freezer, and I still love a good vanilla bean ice cream. But Butter Pecan was my flavor. Continue Reading »

Cajun Grilled Shrimp with Spicy Dipping Sauce

Get tailgating season started off right with this tasty
Cajun Grilled Shrimp with Spicy Dipping Sauce!

Get tailgating season started off right with this tasty Cajun Grilled Shrimp with Spicy Dipping Sauce!Ah, college football is almost back, and I couldn’t be more excited!  I find pro baseball to be rather slow, so the summer is usually pretty boring in terms of sports.  That’s probably a good thing, though, since there’s plenty of yardwork to keep me busy, and we’re always looking for extra time to go for a bike ride.  Continue Reading »

SNICKERS Ice Cream Pie

I’ve partnered with MARS and Collective Bias to create this SNICKERS Ice Cream Pie.  Layers of vanilla ice cream and chopped SNICKERS® bars make this pie the perfect dessert for the 2nd half of the big game!
#Chocolate4TheWin #CollectiveBias

SNICKERS Ice Cream Pie: Layers of vanilla ice cream and chopped SNICKERS bars make this pie the perfect dessert for the 2nd half of the big game! #Chocolate4TheWin #shopLabor Day weekend is one of my favorite times of the year…and it’s almost here!  For starters, it’s a long weekend.  (That alone is a reason to celebrate!)  It’s also the unofficial start of Fall which is my favorite season.  But more importantly, it’s the beginning of football season.  Continue Reading »

Grilled Bruschetta

Instead of toasting bread, throw it on the grill!  This Grilled Bruschetta makes for a perfect summer appetizer (or dinner)!

Instead of toasting bread, throw it on the grill!  This Grilled Bruschetta makes for the perfect summer appetizer (or dinner)!My wife and I absolutely love bruschetta.  It’s an easy and delicious appetizer, and it’s a great way to use all of those fresh tomatoes coming out of the garden!  Back when we lived in Atlanta, we actually ate bruschetta for dinner fairly often.  Tomatoes grew like wildfire down there thanks to the summer heat, and we were literally picking bagfuls of tomatoes every couple of days.  We couldn’t use them fast enough.Continue Reading »