• How to,  Snacks

    Homemade Potato Chips

    Love chips? Well follow these quick and easy steps on how to make potato chips at home! Enjoy them as a side for lunch! Ingredients for homemade potato chips: Potatoes: Idaho or russet potatoes. Oil: Avocado oil, canola oil, vegetable oil or any oil that haves a high smoking point. Seasoning : Kosher salt or any favorite seasoning such as bbq, cajun, etc. How to make homemade potato chips: Washing and peeling potatoes: Wash and peel your potatoes. If you choose to keep your skin on your potatoes, then you won’t have to peel them. Slicing potatoes: Slice your potatoes thinly with a knife or use a mandolin and slice at 1/16″ or 1.5mm. Keeping…

  • Condiments,  Dessert,  How to,  Snacks

    Simple Caramel Sauce

    Do you have a sweet tooth and love to top off your dessert or breakfast? Caramel sauce is perfect for serving with apples, french toast and many more. You can bring your caramel to another level by flavoring it with vanilla or salt! The best part is, you won’t need any fancy ingredients to make this recipe, they can all be found in your pantry! Ingredients for Caramel Sauce Sugar: Granulated sugar. Water: Regular water. Lemon: Lemon juice, optional. Butter: Softened, unsalted butter. Heavy cream: Hot cream. Flavoring: Flavor with vanilla or kosher salt. (optional) How to make Caramel Sauce Making the syrup: In a heavy bottom saucepan add sugar, water…

  • Sandwiches,  Snacks

    Turkey BLT Wrap

    Yep, that’s a wrap! Made with turkey, bacon, lettuce and tomato, you’ve got yourself a loaded BLT wrap. P.S. You can serve it as a wrap or cut into pinwheels. Ingredients for Turkey BLT Wrap Tortilla: Extra large flour tortillas. Condiment: Mayonnaise, aioli or any sauce of your choice will work. Lettuce: I used butterhead lettuce, but you can use any lettuce you prefer. Tomatoes: Thinly sliced tomatoes. You can use any tomato you like. Bacon: Thinly sliced bacon. Turkey: Thinly or sandwich slices of turkey breast. How to make the Turkey BLT Wrap Spreading with mayonnaise: Spread your tortilla with mayonnaise or a spread of your choice. When spreading…

  • Appetizers,  Condiments,  Salads,  Snacks

    Pico de Gallo

    Pico de Gallo can be served on many dishes. From tacos, to tortilla chips, rice bowls, quesadillas and many more! Make it fresh at home, rather buying it at the store! Ingredients for Pico de Gallo Tomatoes:  Red ripe roma tomatoes. Onions: Red onion or white onion. Peppers: Jalapeños. Herb: Cilantro. Citrus: Lime or lemon juice Seasoning: Salt. How to make Pico de Gallo Chopping all the ingredients: Chop all of the ingredient into a small dice. Adding flavoring and seasoning: Add lime juice or lemon juice and salt to taste. Pico de Gallo can be served on many dishes. From tacos, tortilla chips, rice bowls, quesadillas and many more! Make it…

  • Appetizers,  Side Dish,  Snacks

    Deviled Eggs

    Learn how to make the perfect and classic deviled egg recipe. This appetizer is perfect for the holidays or events and definitely a crowd pleaser! Ingredients for deviled eggs Eggs:  Hard boiled eggs. Click this link to learn how to make an hard boiled egg:https://just-craving.com/how-to-boil-an-hard-boiled-egg/ Mayonnaise: Any Mayonnaise will work. Mustard: Dijon Mustard Flavorings: Lemon juice, worcestershire sauce and white pepper. Add salt to taste! How to make deviled eggs Making Egg Mixture: Sift your egg yolks through a strainer, with the help of a spoon. To your yolks add dijon mustard, worcestershire sauce and lemon juice. Mix with a whisk until smooth. Add white pepper and salt to taste and…

  • How to,  Snacks

    How to boil an hard boiled egg

    Hard boiled eggs are used in many different dishes such as deviled eggs, salads, sandwiches and many more! Learn the easy and proper way of boiling an egg. Ingredients to make an Hard Boiled Egg Eggs: Use room temperature eggs that are a week old. When they are a week old they are easier to peel. How to Boil an Egg Boiling egg: Bring a pot of water to a running boil, enough to cover your eggs. Add your eggs into the boiling water. Bring the water to a simmer or light boil for 12 minutes. Shocking egg:  Shock your eggs into an ice water bath right away, to stop…

  • Appetizers,  Snacks

    Cheesy Garlic Bread

    Checkout my twist on a childhood recipe. Cheesy garlic bread, it’s easy to make and definitely a crowd pleaser. You can pair it with any Italian pasta dish or enjoy as a snack with some marinara sauce on the side. P.S. this recipe contains eggs, but you definitely can make it without them! Ingredients for cheesy garlic bread Bread: Italian loaf 10 oz Butter:  Garlic herb compound butter. Cheese: Shredded mozzarella cheese. Eggs: 4 eggs. How to Make cheesy garlic bread Prepping bread: Cut your bread in half. Spreading butter: Spread compound butter evenly on both slices of bread. Mixing cheese and eggs: Beat your eggs lightly with a fork, add your cheese…

  • Appetizers,  Main dish,  Snacks

    Focaccia pizza

    Got leftover focaccia bread? Well turn it into a quick, delicious and crunchy homemade pizza. Ingredients for focaccia Pizza Bread: Focaccia bread Sauce: Marinara or pizza sauce. You can also use your favorite sauce such as: Bbq sauce Alfredo sauce Pesto sauce Cheese: Mozzarella ball cheese, but you can use shredded mozzarella cheese. Pepperoni: I used thick pepperoni slices. Pesto: Find recipe at link below:  ⬇️ ⬇️⬇️⬇️⬇️⬇️ How to make the focaccia pizza Cutting Focaccia: Cut your bread in half. Assembling the pizza: To assemble add your sauce, cheese and top with pepperoni slices. You can add Italian seasoning if you choose not to add pesto. Baking: Bake at 425F for 20-25 minutes or until…

  • Breakfast,  Snacks

    Homemade Chocolate Chip Granola

    Make your own homemade granola with simple ingredients found in your pantry! It’s the perfect breakfast or go-to snack. Ingredients for Granola Oats: Old Fashion Oats. Rice Crisp:  I used the brand, One Degree Sprouted Brown Rice Crisps Cereal. Nuts: Peanuts are used in this recipe, but you can use different varieties of nuts. Almonds Walnuts Hazelnuts Cashews Pecans Pistachios Macadamia Nuts Oil:  I use olive oil, but there’s other oils that you can substitute in this recipe. Coconut oil Canola oil Melted unsalted butter Grapeseed oil Liquid Sweetener: Maple syrup is used in this recipe, but there’s other options such as………… Honey Agave syrup Brown rice syrup Date syrup Agave Nectar Flavoring: I flavor my granola with vanilla…

  • Appetizers,  Side Dish,  Snacks

    Homemade Mozzarella Sticks

      Mozzarella sticks are one of the easiest appetizers to make. Just follow these few steps and you will be a pro at making them! Gotta say, homemade mozzarella sticks are way better than restaurant style! Ingredients for Mozzarella Sticks Cheese: String cheese Bread Crumbs: I used both panko and Italian bread crumbs. Eggs: 3 large eggs Flour: All-purpose flour How to make Mozzarella Sticks Cutting string cheese: Cut your cheese in half. Breading station: Set up your station in three separate bowls. 1st: flour. 2nd: eggs 3rd: bread crumbs. Placing into the freezer: Place into the freezer for 30 minutes to an hour. Frying: Fry at 350F or until…