Monthly Archives: July 2015

Skillet Chicken with Bacon

Sundays are for family.  As we all get older this becomes harder and harder, however. This recipe, part of my Sunday Family Dinner series, will hopefully make the kids want to come back home on a Sunday and enjoy not only some great food but catch up with the family!  

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Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Nothing like an old fashion grilled cheese sandwich on a hot Sunday afternoon.  No need to warm up the house though, grill ’em on your grill and keep heat where it belongs, in the backyard!  Have bread, butter and cheese?  That’s all the “fixins” you need for this comfort food staple.  

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Grilled Shrimp Scampi

Grilled Shrimp Scampi – Weekend Grilling Style! Most of us love grilled shrimp. While I love my Mangia.TV rubbed grilled shrimp, I also love a good shrimp scampi.  What to do? Bring the best of both worlds with this simple recipe using your favorite cast iron skillet right on your grill!

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Grilled Garlic Cheese Bread

We love garlic cheese bread and lucky enough that a number of local restaurants have some great garlic bread for appetizers.  After my last post on a garlic compound butter, I new I would have to try making my own garlic cheese bread using that butter.  Read on for an extremely quick and easy recipe for making your own garlic cheese bread just like the restaurants do!

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Garlic Butter

Looking to add some great flavor to a steak?  Make your own compound garlic butter!  It’s easy and tastes great on any steak; along with potatoes, veggies and anything else you would put butter on!


This recipe is as simple as it gets,

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