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We host one of the biggest collections of home-cooked, family-tested recipes on the net, with 1000+ options to choose from! We love our pellet grills, gas griddles, and outdoor cooking, but you’ll also find tons of side dishes, drinks, desserts, Instant Pot recipes, and much much more.

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You’ve reached the go-to spot on the internet for home-cooked foods, Traeger Pellet Grill recipes, Blackstone Griddle recipes, and everything in-between. We share the food we actually feed our family, and the products that have made our lives easier while trying to keep up with a busy family of 9!

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Spring is here! Dive into these seasonal spring recipes, and remember to buy local, if you can!

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Foods for your holidays

Whether it is Easter, Christmas, Thanksgiving, 4th of July, or whatever other holiday you like to get together with loved ones and celebrate, we’ve got your menu covered!

Get all of my favorite holiday Recipes right here. From Smoked Turkey, Spatchcock Turkey, to Thanksgiving Stuffing, Mashed Potatoes, Sweet Potato Casserole, Milk Rolls, and more.

Don’t want turkey? We’ve got great rib roast, ham, and beef tenderloin options too.

If you only bring ONE appetizer to a party, let it be this one! You can just MOVE OVER Smoked Cream Cheese, cause once you try Smoked Garlic Goat Cheese it is all over.

Recent Posts

Smoked Buffalo Cream Cheese

Smoked Buffalo Cream Cheese

ByNicole JohnsonMay 10, 20223 min read

The Smoked Cream Cheese bus continues to roll on, this time with a spicy Smoked Buffalo Cream Cheese! This is a simple recipe that is a snap to throw together…

Traeger Smoked Shotgun Shells

Traeger Smoked Shotgun Shells

ByNicole JohnsonMay 5, 2022

Our easy Traeger Smoked Shotgun Shells take uncooked manicotti noodles, stuff them with a mixture of seasoned ground beef and cheese, wrapped in bacon, and then painted with a spicy-sweet…

Traeger Grilled Venison Backstrap

Traeger Grilled Venison Backstrap

ByNicole JohnsonMay 3, 2022

Venison backstrap is one of the most prized cuts of venison, and for really good reason. It is super tender, flavorful, and works great on the grill! Our Traeger Grilled…

Creamy Shrimp Alfredo Recipe

Creamy Shrimp Alfredo Recipe

ByNicole JohnsonApr 30, 2022

Want a big bowl of shrimpy comfort food? This Creamy Shrimp Alfredo recipe is going to hit the spot! Butter, cream, salt, and copious amounts of garlic go into this…

Air Fryer Halibut Scampi

Air Fryer Halibut Scampi

ByNicole JohnsonApr 27, 2022

Have some fresh halibut that needs cooking? We’ve got a quick, easy, and delicious recipe for you! This Air Fryer Halibut Scampi has all the familiar scampi flavors that you…

Blackstone Chicken Teriyaki

Blackstone Chicken Teriyaki

ByNicole JohnsonApr 24, 2022

I’m in the Pacific Northwest, and if we know how to do anything out here, it is a GREAT chicken teriyaki. Teriyaki restaurants are probably just as common as Starbucks,…

Smoked Goat Cheese Crostini

Smoked Goat Cheese Crostini

ByNicole JohnsonApr 17, 2022

If you need the perfect appetizer to pass around your next barbecue, cookout, or potluck, our Smoked Goat Cheese Crostini are perfect! Creamy goat cheese is smoked with one of…

Smoked Au Gratin Potatoes

Smoked Au Gratin Potatoes

ByNicole JohnsonApr 7, 2022

Making a ham soon? Potluck brunch on the books? Just really really love cheesy, creamy potatoes? These Smoked Au Gratin potatoes are easy, made from scratch, topped with crunchy panko…

Smoked Chicken Salad Sandwich

Smoked Chicken Salad Sandwich

ByNicole JohnsonMar 30, 2022

Fire up your pellet grill and get the chicken out of the fridge. Today we’re going to make a Smoked Chicken Salad Sandwich that is going to be the star…

Seafood Gumbo Recipe

Seafood Gumbo Recipe

ByNicole JohnsonMar 27, 2022

Our simple homemade Seafood Gumbo Recipe uses traditional gumbo ingredients, and throws invour favorite Pacific Northwest whitefish, the Lingcod. Pacific Northwest Seafood Gumbo The first (and last) time I ever…

Blackstone Seattle Cheesesteak

Blackstone Seattle Cheesesteak

ByNicole JohnsonMar 24, 2022

In honor of National Cheesesteak Day, we’re participating in the #freethecheesesteak party with Blackstone! They tasked us to create the ultimate cheesesteak, inspired by our home state – Washington. The…

Traeger Pizza Meatloaf

Traeger Pizza Meatloaf

ByNicole JohnsonMar 21, 2022

Fire up the pellet grill and come along with us as we show you how to make one of our kids’ favorite recipes, the Traeger Pizza Meatloaf! All the flavor…