Grilled Pineapple Ham Kabobs Recipe

Grilled Pineapple Ham Kabobs Recipe

Of course a sandwich with leftover ham, mustard and mayonnaise always hits the spot, but why not try something new and different with the leftovers? Something as easy as a sandwich? What about kabobs? Grilled Pineapple Ham Kabobs to be exact. A perfect kabob marriage, if you ask me. Plus, they were super quick to prepare, and only required two ingredient: the leftover ham and pineapple chunks.

Easy Ginger Lime Roasted Shrimp Recipe

Easy Ginger Lime Roasted Shrimp Recipe

This Ginger Lime Roasted Shrimp recipe is quick, light and easy. So very easy! It’s easy enough for a weeknight meal, yet elegant enough for any special occasion. It makes quite the perfect compliment for salad, pasta or rice, and could easily be served as an appetizer too. The ginger and lime flavors is bright and fresh without overtaking the shrimp. Shrimp should taste like shrimp. I think Bubba would agree.

Perfect Grilled Salmon Recipe

Perfect Grilled Salmon Recipe

To me, salmon is one of those foods that is best when prepared simply. Most foods are. A bit of salt, olive oil, and charcoal smoke are the perfect compliment to this rich, buttery, melt-in-your-mouth fish. So, after quite a bit of trial and error I’ve settled on a simple char-grilled method, cooked to medium. Of course, always begin with the best salmon you can purchase.

Shrimp Pasta with Cilantro Pesto Recipe

Shrimp Pasta with Cilantro Pesto

Pasta is one of my weeknight go-to meals. It’s always quick and pasta is so versatile. Along with that pesto is a great sidekick for pasta. I enjoy making a variety of pesto combinations. It’s so packed with flavor and pretty healthy ingredients too, and it can be made ahead, which is always a winner in my kitchen. This recipe for Shrimp Pasta with Cilantro Pesto Recipe is easy enough for a weeknight meal, but impressive enough for a weekend dinner with friends.

Easy Chicken and Black Bean Burritos

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Filled with chicken, beans, salsa, and spices they took no time to put together, and disappeared just as quickly. The ingredients are basic and easy to keep stocked for the perfect last minute go-to meal.

How to Make Pulled Pork

How to Make Pulled Pork

Today my husband, Randy, our resident grill master, is sharing his process for How to Make Pulled Pork (or chopped). I’ve been wanting him to write this for a while, but sometimes explaining something in writing isn’t as easy as it sounds, and can make it look harder than it seems. That certainly goes for this… 

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Mexican Black Bean Pizza

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Mexican food is a favorite in our household, but much of it isn’t so much on the healthy side. With these Mexican Black Bean Pizzas, you can create your own crunchy and cheesy, but healthy version in less time that it would take to drive to your local Mexican restaurant.

Hibachi Style Garlic Steak and Shrimp

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I rarely cook Asian inspired meals at home during the week. I don’t know why. Asian cuisine isn’t typically difficult. It’s just something that I don’t think about during the week, again, falling back on our “regulars.” I decided on trying to create a Hibachi Style Garlic Steak and Shrimp combo using the Sauté Express® Sauté Starter Garlic & Herb.

4 Special Occasion Weeknight Dinner Ideas

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These are some of our favorites which double as comfort food and special occasion meals. Whether you’re celebrating a birthday, anniversary, Valentine’s Day, or another special event, any of these would be great options to serve along with a big salad, and a tempting dessert.

Grilled Cheese with Gouda, Roasted Mushrooms and Onions

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I could go on and waste your time rambling on about how so wonderfully scrumptious this Grilled Cheese with Gouda, Roasted Mushrooms and Onions sandwich was that it didn’t even make it to the table. But I’d rather just tell you to get you some bread, gouda, mushrooms and onions, and get to it.

Fish and Corn Chowder

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    Chowder is, without a doubt, one of those foods that says “comfort food.” This Fish and Corn Chowder I recently discovered over at Tasty Kitchen is no exception. The recipe is pretty basic and can be put together fairly quickly, which makes it perfect for any weeknight where a little comfort is needed… 

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