side dishes

Corn on the Cob
Everyday Recipes, fourth of july, Holidays, labor day, memorial day, sauces & dressing, side dishes, thanksgiving

How to Make Cilantro Compound Butter for Summer Corn on the Cob

Compound butter sounds like something fancy that would take a long time to make, something you might bring out for special occasions or holidays or when you host your best friend’s baby shower. It doesn’t sound like something you might prepare for a family dinner on a weeknight or when the baby is crying and the dog won’t leave the kitchen. Compound butter just sounds like work.

The truth is, compound butter is incredibly easy and…

Barbecue Recipes for Fourth of July
Everyday Recipes, fourth of july, main courses, sandwiches, side dishes

Our Best Slow Cooker Recipes: North Carolina Pulled Pork Barbecue

I am invited, like many of you, to a 4th of July potluck at a friend’s house where we will celebrate by listening to music, eating wonderful food and enjoying each other’s company. We will celebrate freedom, but my secret is that I am also celebrating freedom from being attached to my stove or oven the night before…

Planning Your Cinco de Mayo Party
Holidays, side dishes

Planning Your Cinco de Mayo Party

We love Mexican cuisine, so we are very excited Cinco de Mayo is coming up on Sunday. We have lots of party tips, whether it’s just the family or a big group of friends. We’ll help make sure May 5th is a day everyone will look forward to next year. Read on for some of our suggestions on Cinco de Mayo party classics like margaritas and fresh salsa.