Creamy Asparagus Pasta Salad Recipe with Bacon and Bleu Cheese

This creamy asparagus pasta salad recipe has been sponsored by Naturally Fresh® Brand Dressings and The Motherhood but all opinions are my own. When I was a kid, pasta salad was not my favorite thing to eat. In fact, it was on my list of 'things to avoid at all cost' when we went to a picnic or to Grandma's house. I wasn't the most adventurous eater as a child and it usually had weird things in it like tiny baby shrimp or miniature ears of corn. No thanks, I told mom. I'll have a hot dog. Well, as an adult, I have much more refined tastes … [Read more...]

Easy Appetizer Recipe: Blue Cheese and Bacon Dip

This easy appetizer recipe is completely unsponsored....just sharing my love of blue cheese and bacon! I went to a friend's birthday party this weekend and was asked to bring something to share with the rest of the group. I love going places where I am asked to cook something...it gives me a chance to play around with new recipes and get other people's opinions of them. This blue cheese and bacon dip seemed to be a big hit with my friends. Blue cheese is not something my husband cares for so I don't buy it very often but I absolutely love … [Read more...]

Easy Loaded Baked Potato Soup Recipe

If you love your baked potatoes loaded with cheese, bacon, and green onions, this soup recipe will hit the spot.  This creamy soup is incredibly hearty and filling, with loads of flavor.  You can make this easy loaded baked potato soup recipe with heavy cream if you want it even richer.  I used half and half which is plenty creamy for my liking.  Serve this soup with homemade bread and it is a perfect meal for a chilly winter night.   How do you make a creamy potato soup? In my opinion, nothing makes a creamy … [Read more...]