Chippin’, Dippin’ and Margarita Sippin’ Cinco de Mayo Party

Any holiday that revolves around Mexican food is a holiday worth celebrating, wouldn't you agree?  Growing up in South Texas I have always been a fan of Cinco de Mayo and love planning parties to celebrate with family and friends.  This year I teamed up with Oriental Trading to show you how you can host your own extraordinary Chippin', Dippin' and Margarita Sippin' Cinco de Mayo Party! With Cinco de Mayo just around the corner, it's time to start thinking about which festive foods … [Read more...]

Best Guacamole Recipe

Everybody needs a killer guacamole recipe, it's the perfect party dip and a crowd favorite.  I have the best guacamole recipe to share with you, it's so simple but it is seriously the best! Guacamole and Buffalo Chicken Dip are my go-to dips whenever we are entertaining or having a party.  I love avocados, and chips and guacamole are one of my favorite foods, so much so that I would probably request it as my last meal.  The other night my family and I went to On The Border for dinner and … [Read more...]

Cinco de Mayo Party

This post is promoted by ConAgra RO*TEL. We entertain a lot, so it should be no surprise that we are gathering our friends and throwing a Cinco de Mayo party.  Any party that involves Mexican food, guacamole, refreshing beverages and friends is a win to me! I'm sharing a few simple ideas and tasty recipes like our Rockin' Guac Appetizers to help you turn an ordinary day in May into an Extraordinary Cinco de Mayo celebration!  Like most of our parties this is a low key soiree that focuses on … [Read more...]

Rockin’ Guac Appetizers

This post is sponsored by ConAgra RO*TEL. Who else gets excited when the weather finally turns warmer and makes way for outdoor entertaining?  I love this time of year when we get to move the party outside and enjoy dining al fresco.  Spring is that season that gives us a break from the cold winter months and just enough warmth and sunshine before the brutal temperatures from our Texas heat set in, so I definitely take advantage of entertaining outdoors. Whether you are hosting a Cinco de … [Read more...]

Silly Sandwich with Oroweat Sandwich Thins

Do you ever feel like you are in a lunch rut?  Lately I feel like my kids lunches have been the same boring PB&J so today we decided to mix things up with a healthy and silly sandwich with Oroweat Sandwich Thins. I love these sandwich thins and use them for my lunch all the time, but I'd never thought about using them to make lunch for my kids.  The multi-grain sandwich rolls are an excellent source of fiber and with 12 grams of whole grains per serving a great way to meet their daily … [Read more...]