Easy Homemade Hummus I remember the first time I tried hummus. I was at a Mediterranean restaurant called Casablanca, and when I saw it on the menu, I thought, "Why not?" It was served with freshly made pita bread, and the crisp, lemony taste of the hummus paired with the warm … [Read more...] about Homemade Hummus
How to Make Homemade Chili From Scratch If you're looking for an easy homemade chili recipe or kid-friendly chili recipes, look no further! I've perfected this recipe over the last 10 years, and it's easily one of my top go-to meals when it comes to hosting another family for … [Read more...] about Easy Homemade Chili
A couple of days ago, my husband said, "We should have someone over tonight." Our house was relatively clean, I had just bought a few pounds of ground beef on sale, and it had been a long time since we had gotten together with the neighbors on our cul-de-sac. Why not invite a … [Read more...] about Choosing Go-To Meals for Last-Minute Entertaining
Which one is better: Instant Pot or Crock-Pot? People in the U.S. have loved their Crock-Pots since they became popular in the 1970s. And for good reason. Who doesn't love throwing in a bunch of ingredients, turning on the Crock-Pot, leaving the house, and coming back to a … [Read more...] about Instant Pot vs Crock Pot: Which One Is Best?
How to Save Money When Entertaining Guests If money is tight, you might feel like you can't afford to entertain guests. But that's not necessarily true. When my husband and I were newly married, we lived on a super tight budget. We went on $10 date nights, ate a lot of beans … [Read more...] about Entertaining on a Budget: 6 Ways to Save Big on Food