Category Archives: Recipes

Peanut Butter Noodles Recipe

Nearly every month I receive my Hormel shipment, I pull out a jar of Skippy Peanut Butter which is awesome because it’s something that is constantly used around here. I decided to try it in an Asian-inspired recipe last week. 5.0 from 3 reviews Print Peanut Butter Noodles Recipe   Ingredients 1 cup Chicken BrothContinue Reading

Glasstic Water Bottles Set #Giveaway PLUS Infused Water Recipes!

If you follow my blog, specifically the Mommy Reality Challenges, you may be aware of my recent announcement that I’m trying to quit my soda habit. I haven’t been particularly successful, but writing that post has held me more accountable and I’ve been putting forth a larger effort than before.  And any effort is betterContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Peppy Pasta Salad Recipe

I thought these Pepperoni Minis that I received in my last Hormel shipment were totally adorable (they’re dime-sized!) so I couldn’t wait to cook something up with them. While brainstorming for ideas, I turned the package over and saw an easy recipe that I thought would be fun to make because it’s so colorful! IContinue Reading

Big Game Day Snack Idea Recipe

To be honest, this recipe is so incredibly easy that I feel almost silly making a post about it.  HOWEVER, it’s so delicious that I can’t help but do it because I’d feel like I was hogging all the goodness for myself. So here is a simple, tasty snack I came up with for theContinue Reading

Spicy Guacamole Mac & Cheese Recipe

Guacamole? GOOOD!  Macaroni and Cheese?   GOOOD! Those are two foods I’m a big fan of, so I decided to try out Wholly Guacamole’s Spicy Guac Mac & Cheese recipe.  I tweaked it ever-so-slightly, so here’s the link to the actual recipe for reference! 5.0 from 1 reviews Print Spicy Guacamole Mac & Cheese   IngredientsContinue Reading

Thyme Apple Pork Tenderloin Recipe

While meal planning for this week’s recipe, I realized that I hadn’t yet used a Hormel Always Tender Pork Tenderloin in a “meat and potatoes” kind of way because that’s simply not how I am accustomed to eating meat.  I enjoy incorporating fruit in my recipes when I do eat meat this way (orange chicken,Continue Reading

Spam and Gnocchi Soup Recipe

I’m part of the Hormel Extended Family Blogger Program, and, as I’ve mentioned, every month, Hormel generously provides me with a box of food items that I use to cook up recipes to blog about. I was dreading the day I would receive SPAM in my box, because…  well, quite frankly, I was scared ofContinue Reading

Thai Cabbage Roll-Ups Recipe

For my Hormel Recipe post for this week, I was working with Hormel Always Tender Pork Tenderloin and had a craving for Thai so decided to prepare them in the form of Thai-style cabbage wraps with Chi-Chi’s Taco Style Tortillas, and Skippy Natural Creamy Peanut Butter (also Hormel Brands). You can choose to marinade theContinue Reading

Barbeque Pork and Spinach Pizza Recipe

Making homemade pizza is something the girls and I enjoy doing together, however I grow tired of traditional topping sometimes and feel like shaking thing up! For today’s recipe, I went to the Hormel website and found a Barbeque Pork and Spinach Pizza Recipe with the main focus ingredient being Lloyds Seasoned and Shredded Pork inContinue Reading

Peanut Butter Breakfast Quinoa Recipe and Skippy #Giveaway ends 10/19

I’m a little guilty of being a little one-dimensional with peanut butter and just using it as a condiment on sandwiches or as a dip… maybe every once in awhile going a little nuts and making cookies out of it! But for today I wanted to share a cozy fall breakfast peanut butter recipe featuringContinue Reading