Slow Cooker Barbecue Chicken Tacos

Slow Cooker Barbecue Chicken Tacos from www.foodiewithfamily.com

Every now and then I go and cook myself out. I’m sure you know what I mean… when you’ve gone and cooked so much that you’re only equal to ordering out or tossing something in the microwave. Tell me I’m not the only one who does this. It’s at moments like this when I make…

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Heath Bar Crunch Chex Mix {Sweet & Salty}

Heath Bar Crunch Chex Mix at www.foodiewithfamily.com

Chex mix is something I only allow myself to make between the day after Thanksgiving and the end of January. I can’t handle myself around it and eat myself to the point where I feel like a turtle stuck on its back. A happy turtle, but a little less capable of moving under my own…

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Eggnog Chai Latte {+eggnog coffee latte recipe} | Make Ahead Mondays

Eggnog Chai Latte at www.foodiewithfamily.com for #MakeAheadMondays

  Update: I’ve received many emails this morning asking where I got the mug. I aim to please, so here ya go! It’s part of the Spring MugTails collection from Korin. Every so often I drink a cup of coffee because somewhere deep down inside I feel like I SHOULD like coffee and it’s a…

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Jellied Cranberry Sauce {canned or refrigerated}

Jellied Cranberry Sauce on www.foodiewithfamily.com

My almost 16 year old son (excuse me while I hyperventilate a bit over that one…) has -year after year- requested a giant Thanksgiving style feast on his birthday that falls about a week and a half before Thanksgiving. It’s his favourite meal of the year and he sees no reason to be confined to…

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Pumpkin Cheesecake Milkshake

Pumpkin Cheesecake Milkshake at www.foodiewithfamily.com

Disclosure: This post brought to you by Kraft Foods. All opinions, recipes and photos are, as always, my own. Thanksgiving is drawing near so fast my head is almost spinning. I eagerly await it all year long and to think we’re this close? It is far and away my favourite feast of the year. Food,…

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Bo Ssäm {Korean Pork Roast Lettuce Wraps} Make Ahead Mondays

Bo Ssäm Korean Pork Roast Lettuce Wraps from www.foodiewithfamily.com

You and I both know that often times -when we want to try whipping up a popular ethnic food- the thing that stands between us and success is finding the dadburned ingredients to make it. Right? Maybe this isn’t so true if you, unlike me, live in a town with more people than cows or…

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Garlic & Ginger Pot Roast

Garlic and Ginger Pot Roast www.foodiewithfamily.com

    Can you think of many foods that are more comforting than a big, brown, juicy, fragrant beef pot roast? I can’t conjure up even one time in my life when I haven’t eagerly awaited or at least been pleased to see a pot roast. It is -simply put- a powerful dish. There is…

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Pumpkin Spice Chai Latte {real pumpkin}

Pumpkin Spice Chai Latte with real pumpkin | www.foodiewithfamily.com

Four out of five of my kids are sick. Snuffling, sneezing, sore throat, goobery, gloppy, walking-petri-dish, tissue-dropping sick. This comes at the end of a week that was so busy that I didn’t know whether I was coming or going two-thirds of the time. There are five kids in this house, friends, you can imagine…

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Oven “Fried” Homemade Chicken Nuggets {and Boneless Buffalo Wings}

Oven Fried Homemade Chicken Nuggets and Boneless Buffalo Wings | www.foodiewithfamily.com

You know those ‘duh’ moments? The ones where you think, “Why have I not done this all along?” I had one last week. I’m a sucker for a spicy chicken wing, and Buffalo wings* are near the top of the heap for me. Sometimes, though, my inner finicky, tactile-defensive, high-maintenance child** rears its head, though,…

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Pumpkin Spice Granola | Make Ahead Mondays

Pretty Excellent But Not Better Than Sex Pumpkin Spice Granola with dried cranberries from www.foodiewithfamily.com for #MakeAheadMondays

I’m just going to come right out and tell you this is the best granola I have ever made. Hot diggidy dang, it’s good. I know, I know… Granola isn’t usually exciting, but this one is. I recognize that you may be doubting me right now, and I don’t really have a way to make…

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