Mexican Corn on the Cob

This is the best way to serve corn on the cob, brushed with melted butter and sprinkled with chili powder, cotija cheese and lime juice!

Mexican Corn on the Cob - This is the best way to serve corn, brushed with melted butter and sprinkled with chili powder, cheese and lime!

I absolutely love corn on the cob. It’s the one thing I really look forward to when we go to the local farmer’s market. We stand in the long line just thinking about which toppings to slather on that piping hot corn as it drips with melted butter. But then they ask you pay $4.50…for a single corn on the cob – something that costs $0.33 cent uncooked at the grocery store. So I just knew I had to share my favorite homemade version that costs way less and tastes a million times better!

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Shrimp Cobb Salad with Cilantro Lime Vinaigrette

A light, filling salad loaded with roasted shrimp, bacon bits, and avocado in a tangy, refreshing vinaigrette!

Shrimp Cobb Salad - A light, filling salad loaded with roasted shrimp, bacon bits, and avocado in a tangy, refreshing vinaigrette!

It’s been a rough couple of days for Butters. Three days after bringing him home, he had a very high fever so we had to hospitalize him for fluids and antibiotics, and he, unfortunately, had to wear the “cone of shame” to keep his IVs in. And despite all of the lab work, the doc still can’t figure out what’s causing his immune system to shut down.

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Slow Cooker Corn and Jalapeno Dip

Simply throw everything in the crockpot for the easiest, most creamiest dip ever. It’s so good, you’ll want to eat it with a spoon!

Slow Cooker Corn and Jalapeno Dip - Simply throw everything in the crockpot for the easiest, most creamiest dip ever!

I think it’s safe to say that I’m a bit obsessed with dip, whether it’s guacamole, spinach and artichoke dip, enchilada dip, queso dip… the list goes on. But when you can make the creamiest of all dips right in your slow cooker – well, that may just be the best dip of all time.

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Leftover Hambone Soup

You can use up your leftover ham bone to make this cozy, hearty soup loaded with tons of veggies and chunks of sweet ham!

Leftover Ham Bone Soup - Use up your leftover ham bone to make this cozy, hearty soup loaded with tons of veggies and chunks of sweet ham!

For those of you who made a ham for Christmas yesterday, I highly suggest saving the bone so you can make this ultimate ham bone soup. I first made this soup two years ago and I was so amazed as to how you could actually use the ham bone! In the previous years, I would toss them in the trash but the leftover ham bone is actually a gold mine.

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