Steakhouse Cocktail Shrimp Wedge Salad

Steakhouse Cocktail Shrimp Wedge Salad with Roasted Asparagus My #3 Saucy Mama recipe that did not make the deadline. That’s correct, a recipe that I had completed and planned to ...

Orange Habanero Coconut Shrimp Po Boy Lettuce Cups with Spicy Orange Slaw

Saucy Mama 2016 Recipe Contest Orange Habanero Coconut Shrimp Po Boy Lettuce Cups with Spicy Orange Slaw-Recipe #2 #saucymama   Update!!!!!!!! My recipe was chosen as the Grand Prize winner ...

Champagne Mustard Shrimp with Leek and Pasta Style Risotto and Snow Pea Salad

Saucy Mama’s 2016 Recipe Contest Entry #1-Champagne Mustard Shrimp with Leek and Pasta Style Risotto and Snow Pea Salad Love making new tasty recipes with fantastic products. It is even ...

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From Cooking Contests to Product Brand Ambassador

From Cooking Contests to Product Brand Ambassador Have you ever wondered why ...

DIY Indoor-Outdoor S’mores Planter

Indoor-Outdoor S’mores Planter Have you ever turned on one of your gas ...

Propane Fire Pit Table becomes a Charcoal Grilling Table

Propane Fire Pit Table becomes a Charcoal Grilling Table We bought a ...

Microwave Lemon Curd

Are you in disbelief like I was when I first heard about ...

Smoky Poblano and Chicken Corn Chowder

Smoky Poblano and Chicken Corn Chowder for the 3rd Annual Grace House ...

Peanut Butter Delight Cookie Cake

Peanut Butter Delight Cookie Cake…the right combination of flavors for a decadent ...

Salted Caramel Apple Dessert Poutine-IPC for Sunday Supper Contest

Salted Caramel Apple Dessert Poutine with Toasted Pecans and Cheddar UPDATE, great ...

Southwest Honey Mustard Sweet Potato Salad

Have you ever just opened the refrigerator and started gathering ingredients from ...

Brew and Bleu Tator Cups with Hot Diggity Dog Wraps

Brew and Bleu Tator Cups with Hot Diggity Dog Wraps…my Chevron Game ...

We are having a Polenta Party

Each month for the last 5 years my husband and I have ...

Creamy Asparagus Curry Soup

Do you stand in front of the refrigerator and wonder what to ...

Gluten Free Asian Onion Fritters

Every now and then I crave something fried. Most days I stay ...

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Healthy Solutions Spice Blends-Meat Bolognese with Creamy Polenta

It’s Girls Night Out and I am bringing the Meat Bolognese with Creamy Polenta. I was asked to do a cooking demo for a large group of great women at my church. This is not the first demo I have done for them in fact it’s my third so I am thrilled to return and […]

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Short Rib Ragu Cheese Bread with Italian Citrus Salad-Healthy Solutions Spice Blend

Short Rib Ragu Cheese Bread with Italian Citrus Salad, my recipe entry for the Healthy Solutions 2016 Blogger Recipe Challenge. Being a part of a blogger recipe challenge with a cash prize always gets my blood pumping. A chance to win $500.00! Yeah!! When I received an email from Healthy Solutions Spice Blends a short […]

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Salted Caramel Chocolate Chestnut Gelato Cheesecake

Salted Caramel Chocolate Chestnut Gelato Cheesecake Just before Thanksgiving I got a phone call from my friend, Chris. He and I have worked on community events together in the past. Chris wanted to meet and talk about a product that he thought I might enjoy sampling and working up some recipes with. I am privileged […]

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Beer Blue Cheese Sideline Au Gratin with Crispy Buffalo Crust-$500.00 winning recipe

Beer Blue Cheese Sideline Au Gratin with Crispy Buffalo Crust…a creamy cheesy potato side dish that your family and friends will scoop big, scrape clean and beg for more! Late last year, the Idaho Potato Commission ran a Tailgating Recipe Contest. The rules stated that the recipe needed to be creative, simple and fit well […]

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Three Corn Tequila Tex-Mex Chili- Bush’s Chili Cook-Off

  Three Corn Tequila Tex-Mex Chili with Avocado Tequila Lime Crema Tex-Mex flavors come to life in this blend of Bush’s Pinto Chili Beans in mild Chili Sauce, spices, a charred poblano, Mexican corn, BBQ sauce and tequila. The name “Three Corn” comes from the three varieties of corn that are present in this chili…corn […]

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Gingerbread Latte Fudge

Oh yum, the joy of gingerbread, cookies, candy, and all the fun of Christmas. Nothing reminds me more of the holidays then the smell of the wonderful spices of gingerbread. In my early twenties, I made gingerbread houses and sold them for spending money. Later I designed my own plastic molds to make chocolate houses. […]

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Tex-Mex Chili Sundae Split-2015 WFC Chili competition entry

Our category for competing at the 2015 World Food Championships in Celebration, Florida this year was CHILI. The category was determined when I won my Golden Ticket (invitation to compete) from Hormel. My online chili recipe took Grand Prize. Not only did I receive the Golden Ticket but I also received a $1000.00 check!! On […]

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“Superfly” Dark Hopper Cocktail

A family favorite cocktail made new, my “Superfly” Dark Hopper. I grew up in an era were hosting a holiday party meant you most likely were serving Cocktail Weiners in a grape jelly chili sauce, Cheese Balls, Divinity and lots of cocktails. There was a full bar in each one of our homes growing up. […]

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Gluten Free Nice and Naughty Apple Pie Crumble

What a great surprise when I came home to the house smelling like a bakery. My husband had been busy making a gluten free dessert with one of the hard cider samples that 2Towns CiderHouse gave us to create recipes with. 2Towns CiderHouse has a great variety of flavors and they are gluten free!! 2Towns […]

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Retro Rad Day and Columbian Home Products at the Oregon State Fair

The fair has come and gone but the talk of the Retro Rad Day and all of the fun prizes is still going on. Food Network Celebrity Chef, Emily Ellyn was our special guest for the Retro Rad day at the Oregon State Fair’s 150th celebration. Emily is known for her Retro Rad style and […]

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SEC Ladies Day Retreat Lunch Recipes-2015

I love to serve food that makes others happy. Creamy, crunchy, savory, yummy and so much more, that is what the lunch for the Salem Evangelical Ladies Day Retreat is all about. While I was busy working the Oregon State Fair and hosting Food Network’s Emily Ellyn’s at my home, I had the most precious […]

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Oregon State Fair Cooking Demo Recipes

If you stopped by the Creative Living Stage while at the Oregon State Fair and watched our crazy fun cooking demo, you probably heard us tell you that I would be posting the recipes.   Saucy Mama Tailgating Cook Off Creamy Hot Wing Chicken Dip 2 boneless, skinless chicken breasts 1 bottle Saucy Mama Hot […]

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Time for Oregonians to ready their recipes, The State Fair is almost here!

The state fair has always been one of my favorite events that closes out the summer. Here in Oregon, the state fair is always the last 10 days before Labor day. The next day the kids all go back to school. This year the fair runs August 28th-Sept 7th. Click here for more fair info. […]

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Sriracha Strawberry Smoked Salmon Salad

Hmmm, shall I make sushi at home? All the ingredients were in the refrigerator and cupboard except for the white short grain rice. No worries, I put together a sushi flavored salad instead.   One sushi roll combination I love is smoked salmon and strawberries. This takes me back to our trip to Montana when […]

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