Season the Season with The Standard!

You might be able to tell by my last few posts that I am in LOVE with The Standard Seasoning from Abuelito’s (#ad) and have officially given it as gifts twice so far this month! “Chef Wendel” at Abuelito’s and I came together a few months ago after I was so impressed with the sauces […]

Coffee Rub Chili (No Beans)

It’s chili season!! And if you ask me, it’s the best thing about the weather turning cold and the skies going from blue to grey. Ya’ got colorful leaves, ya’ got football games and ya’ got warm, zesty, comforting chili. There’s a very good chance you have your own favorite chili recipe and sometimes they […]

Cuban Chicken Kabobs with Cilantro Avocado Cream

What is more universally loved than kabobs? They’re easy to make on the grill or in the oven and talk about versatile! Any protein, veggie (along with many fruits) and seasoning you can think of mixes beautifully on a kabob. So why Cuban kabobs this time? I was approached by a very cool little company […]

Cream Cheese Canoes

On a never ending quest to tighten up my snack game, I’ve been craving something crunchy and smooth and rich and salty and holy heck I’ve stumbled upon my new obsession! Meanwhile, I’ve had the oh-so-trendy Everything Bagel Seasoning in my cabinet for a while now and have never taken it for a spin. Then […]

Oven-Baked Baby Back Ribs

Being from Kansas City, ribs are a HUGE deal for me. They’re part of our culture and we take eating them VERY seriously! This was a HUGE challenge for me as I’ve never made ribs before and certainly never in the oven. It’s not something that you can just whip up on a whim, but […]