Grilled or Baked Polynesian Drumsticks!

Polynesian Grilled or Baked Chicken Drumsticks! This sweet baked chicken drumsticks recipe is a crowd favorite because the flavor is so unique! It is unlike any other chicken recipe I make and can be baked and grilled which adds variety to our weekly meals! Juicy and delicious – these will always be in our dinner rotation. Do you prefer grilled or baked chicken?   How to make Polynesian Baked Chicken Drumsticks In a bowl whisk together sauce. Then place the chicken drumsticks in a container or ziplock bag and pour the sauce on the chicken. Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Then place …

bacon wrapped chili dog recipe

Bacon Wrapped Chili Dogs

Bacon Wrapped Chili Dogs For my oldest son’s first birthday my mom made this bacon wrapped chili dog recipe! It has always reminded me of him! Lately, we have loved doing bacon wrapped hot dogs so I decided to pair them together and create the yummiest meal! How to make bacon wrapped chili dogs Grab the hot dogs and wrap a piece of bacon around the hot dog and then cook on a stove top or grill. If the bacon is not staying on you can attach with a toothpick Then in a skillet brown the ground beef. Add onions …

Hawaiian Skewers with Pineapple and Sausage

Delicious Hawaiian Skewers Recipe with Pineapple and Sausage Grilling season is fast approaching in Arizona and one of my favorite things to make are skewers! They are versatile and my kids love eating anything on a stick. There are so many different ways you can change these up to work for your family. We love to grill all summer long and add as much variety as possible! These Hawaiian skewers are the perfect combination of sweet and savory. I love that they don’t require a ton of planning! A truly perfect weeknight dinner but also would be great for entertaining. …

Sweet and Creamy Coconut Shrimp Kabobs

Sweet and Creamy Coconut Shrimp Kabobs These are the BEST Shrimp kabobs out there. They are family friendly and can be eaten by all ages   My son Remington loves shrimp. It is his favorite food and I don’t make it enough. Unfortunately my husband is allergic to all shellfish and so I rarely make it. So when I knew my husband was going out of town I planned this little surprise for my son and cooked up these shrimp kabobs. My other 3 kids gobbled up the shrimp just as fast as my shrimp loving son. They all wished …

Hawaiian Turkey Burgers

  Grilling is done year around in our home. During the spring time when it starts to get hot grilling is done multiple times a week. I love not heating up the house and enjoying the gorgeous springtime weather. Usually the kids are running around the backyard and I am getting dinner ready. I was super excited when I found out about the new and improved seasoned turkey burgers from Honeysuckle White. I have loved their turkey products and wondering how they could improve their already delicious turkey burgers. But they have done it again! They are the perfect addition …

Quick and Easy Teriyaki Marinade

Chicken Teriyaki Marinade 3/4 cup soy sauce 1 1/2 cups water 1/2 cup sugar 1 teaspoon ginger 1 clove garlic 3 chopped green onions Combined all sauce ingredients in a saucepan. Stir to dissolve sugar. Marinate chicken or kabobs for 3 hours in sauce. Remove chicken or kabobs and place on the grill. Save sauce. Take sauce and bring to a boil in a medium saucepan. Add 1 teaspoon cornstarch dissolved in 1/4 cup water to thicken. Serve grilled chicken or kabobs and top with sauce  

Turkey Bratwurst and Potato Kabobs with Mustard Glaze

Turkey Bratwurst and Potato Kabobs Kabobs are my jam. They really are! These Turkey Bratwurst and Potato Kabobs are the bomb.  My family gets so excited to prep them with me or when they see me grilling them. I don’t know what it is about kabobs but they are just so much more fun to eat! Especially for my children. They try veggies that they otherwise wouldn’t. And of course to top it off all the food is cute bite size which is way more cute and easier to eat! Finding different things to grill on my kabobs is sometimes …

Chicken and Veggies Kabobs with Tzatziki Sauce

Chicken and Veggies Kabobs with Tzatziki Sauce

Our family loves kabobs. I feel like my kids eat more of their dinner when it is on a stick then any other form. I could have the same exact dish just on my kids plate and they wouldn’t touch it but put it on a kabob and they are all for it! These plate has a few of my favorite things to eat on it. This loaded Italian salad is a personal favorite. I keep all the ingredients in my fridge and serve this weekly with our meals. It is my husbands favorite salad right now and usually ends …

Mango Chill Smoothie

Mango Chill Smoothie

There is nothing like sipping on a smoothie on a hot summer day! This drink is perfect when you are grilling or having a swim party or really anytime. It is easy and refreshing. With Father’s Day tomorrow this is the perfect drink if you are planning on grilling steaks or ribs tomorrow!  Mango Chill Smoothie 1 1/4 cup fresh orange juice 1 Tablespoon fresh lime juice 2 cups frozen mango chunks 1 cup mango sorbet 1/3 cup crushed ice In a blender add ingredients in this order: orange juice, lime juice, mangos, sorbet, and top with ice. Then blend …

What Happens on a turkey farm? And a yummy Turkey Kabob Recipe

What Happens on a turkey farm? And a yummy Turkey Kabob Recipe

A few months ago I went to a great blog conference called Mom 2.0  where I was able to meet some great people, being influenced by some great speakers, and be introduced to some amazing brands. One of the nights there was a fun Happy Hour Tent Party and that is where I was able to be introduced to a great company Shady Brook Farms and Honey Suckle White. That night they had a great big mural that everyone who wanted to could be apart of painting. I remember very distinctively the conversations I had with one of the 700 famers …