Seasoned Sweet Potato Fries

This weekend was a fun-filled with friends as we watched the team which I have been a life-long fan win the Big Game on Sunday. It was a great day to get together and share good food, good conversation, and a great football game. (Even the kids had a great time!) Part of my preparation…

Baby Back Ribs!

This weekend, I was poking around in the chest freezer and found a treasure trove of goodness in the form of two racks of baby back ribs! (When ribs go on sale, you can bet we stock the freezer!) Sunday was the day for a big football game in this house, so I pulled one…

Spinach Artichoke Dip

Party food season is upon us! Now through the ‘Big Game’ is the time to break out all those yummy appetizer recipes and enjoy time with family and friends. Traditionally, Christmas Eve and New Years Eve are appetizer nights in my household typically spend with friends, and this Christmas Eve was no exception. This year,…

Double Bacon Wrapped Jalapeno Poppers

One of the Christmas Eve traditions in the Mason Jars and Me household is appetizers for Christmas Eve and New Years Eve.  We have some old standbys, but for Christmas Eve this year we tried a couple new ones.  One of which are these Double Bacon Wrapped Jalapeno Poppers. These are double bacon wrapped —…

Baked Crab Rangoon

I’ve been craving crab recently, and hate to deep fry foods–so much so that I don’t own a deep fryer.  So, when I want Crab Rangoon, I have to do the baked version.  My version uses real crab claw meat and not the imitation crab meat.  There are those out there who use imitation meat–it’s…