Easy Cheesy Chorizo Dip

Oh no, you didn’t! You forgot you had to bring an appetizer to the Cinco de Mayo fiesta, didn’t you? Not to worry, how about this Easy Cheesy Chorizo dip (also known as Queso Fundido) ....more

Ham and Cheese Cups

This time of year is crazy hectic, so here’s a breakfast recipe that’ll make your life just a little bit easier (at least for a few mornings). Whip up these Ham and Cheese Cups on Saturday or Sunday and after they’ve cooled, pop them in a resealable plastic freezer bag. Zap them in the microwave […] The post Ham and Cheese Cups appeared first on Mama's High Strung ® ....more

Cuban Garlic Shrimp

Journey down any Cuban residential street at mealtime and one distinctive, hunger-inducing aroma lifts you up and carries you to the table: garlic. This is not a one-clove-in-a-dish kind of place. Got a bulb of garlic? ...more

How To Make The Best Vinaigrette

Sometimes your mouth craves a little more excitement... and this vinaigrette is deliciously easy, versatile and light! The post How To Make The Best Vinaigrette appeared first on Mama's High Strung ® ....more

Buy Shrimp by Count Not Size

Jewel asks: When I was buying shrimp, I saw the word “count.” What does this mean? “Count” in shrimp lingo means the number of shrimp you’ll get per pound. This is where size really does matter because the smaller the number, the bigger the shrimp ....more

Nashville Style Hot Chicken

If you love spicy food, I mean, really, really LOVE all things fiery and flavorful, then you’re ready for Nashville Style Hot Chicken. I’m telling you, this atomic fried chicken is guaranteed to burn your face off. Ah, the eye-watering pain ....more

Warm Kalette Salad

Presenting! The Fabulous Kalettes! ...more

What To Do With Leftover Halloween Candy

When I was a kid, Aba let all of us keep every single thing in our trick-or-treat bag. My brother Gary had an uncanny way of parceling out his candy and then teasing the rest of us later on with his sweet riches. In fact, he’d make his Halloween candy last until Christmas… his Christmas […] The post What To Do With Leftover Halloween Candy appeared first on Mama's High Strung ® ....more

Zesty Turmeric Vinaigrette

Do you know what this is? ...more

Gluten-Free Apple Crisp

What’s the difference between a crisp and a crumble?...more