Blackberry and Hornitos Tequila Pork Chops for 4th of July


This post is sponsored by Hornitos® Tequila. A couple of weeks ago, I spent a weekend in Georgia. One of the reasons that's important is because I picked (or rather, my husband picked) approximately a trillion blackberries from the U-Pick farm. I have details, and tons of pictures, coming soon! But all of the blackberries means many blackberry recipes upcoming because I can't go through them fast enough! One thing I've always seen others do, but have never actually done myself is to top my protein with fruit. I usually go for spices and fresh herbs or marinades, but this time, given my ...

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Hornitos Tequila Jalapeno Lime Margarita

A Patio Party with Hornitos® Tequila

This post is sponsored by Hornitos® Tequila. Living in Florida, it’s like existing in the summer season 362 days of the year (minus three days for when it drops below 50 degrees). So us Floridians don’t necessary feel summer in the increase in temperature (although there is that, ...

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Orzo Pasta with Toasted Bread Crumbs

Orzo pasta - one of my favorites. It looks like rice but it's pasta and it's teeny and so you can eat more of it and it's just cute. Because that's what's important. So sometimes you know how you tend to make the same pasta dishes over and over again and they are all lovely because if ...

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Quick Chicken Tostadas

Who celebrates Cinco de Mayo on a Tuesday anyway, right? I'm sure a number of you will go out for requisite margaritas (jalapeno for me, please!) and some guacamole, but if you're like me, you're saving your Cinco de Mayo celebration for pool time over the weekend, with a recipe like this ...

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Unplug. Pop. Connect. with JOLLY TIME Pop Corn

This post brought to you by JOLLY TIME Pop Corn. The content and opinions expressed below are that of The Foodie Patootie. There was a time when I needed to go out every night. I got all itchy and antsy when I didn't have plans, annoyed at having to watch reruns all alone in my home. ...

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Red Lentil Penne Pasta with Braised Short Ribs

Red Lentil Pasta with Braised Short Ribs {giveaway}

Today's post is sponsored by General Mills, but my opinions are my own and I'm just grateful that they introduced me to this product, to be honest. Scroll to the bottom for a giveaway. I'm starting to think my love for pasta isn't natural. Aren't you supposed to get sick of a food ...

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