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Favorite State Fair Foods

Favorite State Fair Foods

September is the perfect time to attend a local state fair. When I was a girl, my folks would take us to the Kansas State Fair almost every year. It often coincided near my birthday, and I remember celebrating it at the fair–sometimes with a 

State Fair Funnel Cakes

State Fair Funnel Cakes

One of my favorite foods to eat at the Kansas State Fair is funnel cakes. But I don’t always have the chance to attend the fair every year, so this recipe for State Fair Funnel Cakes is a wonderful way to enjoy this sweet fried 

State Fair Corn Dogs

State Fair Corn Dogs

State Fair Corn Dogs. They bring back wonderful memories for me. When I was a girl, my folks would take us to the Kansas State Fair almost every year. It often coincided near my birthday, and I remember celebrating it at the fair–sometimes with a stuffed animal my dad or brothers won for me at the carnival! And always a stop for corn dogs! Continue reading State Fair Corn Dogs

Crunchy Baked Asparagus Spears

Crunchy Baked Asparagus Spears

Crunchy Baked Asparagus Spears is a delicious way to serve fresh asparagus, either as an appetizer or side dish. It’s also a fun recipe to make with children, as they love to help with the breading process.

Hazelnut Chocolate Espresso Gelato

Hazelnut Chocolate Espresso Gelato

With the price of ice cream climbing higher and higher, I have been making more homemade frozen desserts. Including this recipe for Hazelnut Chocolate Espresso Gelato. It’s one of my favorites. So creamy and delicious. Flavored with hazelnut chocolate and a touch of espresso. It’s 

Spicy Chicken and Cheese Taquitos

Spicy Chicken and Cheese Taquitos

We love this recipe for Spicy Chicken and Cheese Taquitos. They are easy to make and perfect for weeknight dinners.  Continue reading Spicy Chicken and Cheese Taquitos

Hush Puppies

Hush Puppies

Try this recipe for Hush Puppies the next time you serve fish or have a shrimp boil. Crispy on the outside with a tender and seasoned center. They’re quite scrumptious.

Fried Okra Bites

Fried Okra Bites

Fried Okra Bites is a great dish to serve at your next fish fry, shrimp boil, or barbecue. Small pieces of okra that have a crispy cornmeal coating laced with seasoned salt and garlic. So good!

Orange Julius

Orange Julius

Orange Julius is a recipe that brings back memories from my childhood. I remember making this icy beverage when I was a girl. So sweet and milky. And cold. A wonderful diversion on a hot summer day.   Continue reading Orange Julius

Beer-Battered Onion Rings

Beer-Battered Onion Rings

Beer-Battered Onion Rings are so delicious and surprisingly simple to make. Light and crunchy with thick slices of sweet onion. And the dipping sauce is pretty amazing, too!