Crockpot Bacon Ranch Chicken Sandwiches

Crockpot Bacon Ranch Chicken Sandwiches - An easy family dinner everyone will LOVE -

The crockpot works its magic once again. I know, I know, I’m obsessed with my Crockpot. What can I say? It’s just so useful! I keep discovering more and more things I can do with it. Lasagna soup…one-pot chicken…even sweet potatoes. Can you really be surprised that when I cooked up a Bacon Ranch Chicken […]

Holiday Ranch Cheese Ball

Holiday Ranch Cheese Ball -

What’s better than a cheese ball? A cheese snowman, that’s what! So, as you all know, I’m a major fan of cheese balls. They’re the perfect party appetizer: easy to make, easy to serve, and always a crowd-pleaser for young and old alike. Best of all, the basic cheese ball is an incredibly versatile recipe […]

DIY Homemade Ranch Dressing Mix

DIY Homemade Ranch Dressing Mix -

I love ranch dressing. Ok, let’s face it. I’m obsessed. You’ll see it pop up in MANYof my recipes. Ranch dressing is also my kids’ favorite for dipping veggies, and topping their salads. So after researching many homemade ranch dressing mixes, I think I have perfectedaDIY Homemade Ranch Dressing Mix that you are sure to […]

Creamy Ranch Pasta Salad

Creamy Ranch Pasta Salad -

This is good. No, scratch that. This stuff is the most AMAZING pasta salad ever!!!  Have you been on the search, for the creamiest, most flavorful pasta salad? I know I have….for quite some time now. Well, seeing as I’m a bit obsessed with ranch flavored recipes, I just HAD to put a ranch spin […]

Cheesy Chicken Enchilada Dip

Cheesy Chicken Enchilada Dip - Family Fresh Meals

Get ready for a seriously crowd-pleasing dip!  This post is sponsored by Hidden Valley June has to be one of my favorite summer months. The weather starts warming up, and the neighborhood comes out of hibernation. This is the time of the year when everyone dusts off the patio furniture, fills up the tiki torches and […]

Bacon Ranch Dip

Bacon Ranch Dip -

  Bacon and ranch were born to be together, don’t you think?     I love dips. They are one of my favorite appetizers. (BEER DIP, Tater Tot Dip, Cake Batter Dip….case in point!)   I’m always on the lookout for a new yummy dip. This one popped up on Pinterest and I knew I had […]

Ranch Roasted Pumpkin Seeds


Try something different… Since pumpkins, AND their seeds will be in our lives through Thanksgiving…. I thought I would try out a NEW flavor of roasted pumpkin seeds. Last night we carved our Halloween pumpkins. Darryl did most of the carving, while I did the roasting. I couldn’t get the batches out fast enough! As soon […]

Ranch Fiesta Dip

Way fun, way yummy!

  This dip is a HEALTHY party in a bowl!       Beer dip is a staple when it comes to dips in our household. The two ingredients in that recipe that really make the dish are the cream cheese and ranch dip packet. So, it got me thinking… what else could I make […]

Creamy Ranch Crockpot Potatoes

One scoop of these potatoes is never enough.

 One scoop of these crockpot potatoes is NEVER enough… I had a couple of ranch packets leftover from the Cool Ranch Crockpot Chicken Tacos or Tostadas I made last week, and wanted to make something my potato and cheese loving husband would enjoy. After a short brainstorming session, this beauty was born. YUM! There were NO LEFTOVERS between […]

Cool Ranch Crockpot Chicken Tacos or Tostadas

30 Easy Crockpot Recipes - Cool Ranch Crockpot Chicken Tacos or Tostadas

This is the EASIEST meal you will cook all year!     The intention was to have these posted for you in time for Cinco de Mayo, but life got crazy busy. Oh well, a couple days late, but they are worth the wait! This recipe really should be called Cool Ranch Crockpot Chicken Tostadas, […]

Beer Dip

No party is complete without it.

Cheese, and beer….enough said. BEER DIP! This is the dip we bring everywhere, and it is always the first dip to disappear. My dear friend Chef Beth introduced me to this dip. I give her all the credit for the awesomeness!  Did I mention how simple this bad boy is to make! Check it out!  Makes about 4 […]