Beer Braised Honey Sriracha Wings

These easy-to-make wings are crisped on the stove top before they are braised in the oven with beer. Topped with the best simple spicy sweet sauce, Beer Braised Honey Sriracha Wings will quickly be a game day favorite!

Beer Braised Honey Sriracha Wings

I boozed up the food again!

Beer and wings are like the perfect pair, amiright?

Yes. Of course I’m right. About that.

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Meal Plans Made Simple #32

We are launching ourselves into fall face first starting with Labor Day Recipes, and moving on into the week with crossed fingers that it is not a hundred million degrees for much longer. August, I will not be sorry to see you go.

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Whiskey Burgers via Will Cook for Smiles on Meal Plans Made Simple

 

Whiskey Burgers via Will Cook for Smiles – These burgers basically stopped me in my tracks. They are Labor Day appropriate, don’t you think? Pin this Recipe

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Easy Cheesy Chicken Ravioli

Homemade ravioli made with wonton wrappers for ease, with a chicken, cheese, and veggie filling. Easy Cheesy Chicken Ravioli is light, full of flavor, and totally delicious!

Easy Cheesy Chicken Ravioli

Sometimes cool things happen and I get all excited and I want to tell you guys about them RIGHT NOW immediately! Because that’s the nature of this relationship here, right?

I write down whatever crazy things jump into my brain, and share whatever delicious foods I need right now this minute in all my various too many forms of social media, and it’s all this very strange instant gratification sort of thing.

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Honey Roasted Chipotle Almond Blondies {with Blue Diamond}

Chewy brown sugar blondies loaded with Blue Diamond Honey Roasted Chipotle and Honey Roasted Vanilla Almonds and topped with a streusel crumble. Honey Roasted Chipotle Almond Blondies are the perfect blend of sweet and salty with a teensy bit of spice.

Honey Roasted Chipotle Almond Blondies

This content is sponsored by Blue Diamond Almonds. I have been compensated, but all opinions, recipes, and photos are my own. I LOVE sharing products with you that work for me in my own kitchen, and working with brands I love helps keep the lights on.

Are you feeling a tiny bit confused right now? Maybe like I typed a word [CHIPOTLE] in the title that just didn’t quite belong, or maybe you think I’ve totally fallen off my dessert rocker.

But I have not. I am firmly planted on my rocker with a plate of these blondies plus ice cream, er… I mean… you get what I’m saying, right?

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Homemade Fluffy Pancake Mix

Just add an egg and milk for the fastest and fluffiest homemade pancakes! Homemade Fluffy Pancake Mix makes it super easy to whip up a breakfast from-scratch, even on crazy busy mornings. 

Homemade Fluffy Pancake Mix

First day of school! First day of school!

Wherrrrrrrre did my summer go? Today it’s back to sharing my early mornings with the fellas, reminding them to hang up towels, brush their teeth, and eat some breakfast.

I mean, we do all those things in the summer, but they do them at like 11 am instead of 6. This day is a rude awakening.

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Grilled Chimichurri Chicken

Tender chicken marinated in a simple chimichurri made of parsley, cilantro, and oregano. Cooked (and if you can manage smoked!) over an open flame, this Grilled Chimichurri Chicken is full of fresh herb flavor and just a hint of spice. It’s our year-round grilled favorite.

Grilled Chimichurri Chicken

I feel like a schmo posting grilling recipes as we all head back to the weekday grind and routine of fall, but here it is. This is still appropriate until Labor Day, right?

Just agree with me.

Anyway I live in North Carolina, so it will be 90° and 800% humidity for another 40 days at least.

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Meal Plans Made Simple #31

My kiddos start school next week, and I know some of you have already gotten back into your fall routine. I’m taking this weekend to get my act together. Starting with dinner! Now I just need to practice feeding this brood before 8 p.m. Hope this list of ideas helps you as much as it helps me!

 

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Beef Barbacoa via Unsophisticook on Meal Plans Made Simple

Slow Cooker Beef Barbacoa – Unsophisticook- You know how every time I include a vegetarian recipe I tell you that my boys collectively roll their eyes? Well this dish is the opposite. This one has them leaping off the couch and cheering. And me, too.

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Peanut Butter Honey Granola Bites

Toasted oats and flax seeds are tossed with peanut butter and honey in these delicious little pick-me-up snacks. Peanut Butter Honey Granola Bites are perfect for mid-afternoon slumps, after work-out pumps, and make a great breakfast on-the-go!

Peanut Butter Honey Granola Bites

This content is sponsored by International Delight Iced Coffee and TapInfluence. All opinions and recipes are my own.

Snack time!!!

Newsflash: I am an afternoon snacker/coffee addict. That’s not really news though.

I think it’s because I’m up so early? And then I’m ready for lunch by 10:30 a.m. By 2:30 p.m. I am totally ravenous. And lots of days I would probably be totally down with an early bird dinner special at 4:30 in the afternoon. Can I have a senior discount if I eat before 5?

Except it’s SUMMER and the sun is out until forever, so dinner before 5 would probably mean hangry at 9 p.m. And THAT, my friends, seems like a recipe for blue jean disaster.

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The Best No Bake Spinach Dip

A super simple appetizer recipe! The Best No Bake Spinach Dip has just a few delicious and light ingredients, making for a fast dip everyone will love without the guilt. Perfect for bread, crackers, and veggies.

The Best No Bake Spinach Dip

I mentioned last week that we had an 80′s party over here. Oh yes we did. And we left photo evidence.

So duhhhh.

80′s parties need 80′s food.

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