Appetizers

Grilled Sweet Potato Fries | gimmesomeoven.com

Grilled Sweet Potato Fries

Things That I Do Not Dunk: Basketballs. I dated basketball players in high school and college.  ;)  And stood on the sidelines and rocked it out on dance team and cheered them on.  But I was never coordinated enough to shoot a free throw to save my life.  Me and...

Hemp-Crusted Baked Chicken Tenders -- easy to make, full of protein, and naturally gluten-free! | gimmesomeoven.com #glutenfree #recipe

Hemp-Crusted Baked Chicken Tenders

I love traveling abroad.  But without a doubt, there are always a few things I appreciate all the more about the States whenever I return.  A few I’m extra-appreciating this week? Ice (and iced coffee) 4G The insect kingdom remaining outside Mexican food The option to flush toilet paper Yogurt...

DeLallo Balsamic Chicken Skewers | gimmesomeoven.com #giveaway

Easy Balsamic Chicken Skewers + BIG GIVEAWAY!

Everyone has their own entertaining style, usually learned through trial and (in my case, more than a few inedible) errors. Some of my friends specialize in cooking brunch.  Some only grill.  Some keep it simple with popcorn and apps.  Some enjoy designing elaborate Pin-spired five-course experiences, complete with perfect...

5-Ingredient Mango Salsa Recipe | gimmesomeoven.com #glutenfree #vegan #mexican

5-Ingredient Mango Salsa

One of the things I love best about living in my neighborhood is the almost daily conversations that everyone has about fresh produce. Nope, not the weather.  Fresh produce. This is entirely due to the fact that we live across the street from the largest outdoor market in Kansas...

Drunken Beans (Frijoles Borrochos) | gimmesomeoven.com #mexican #glutenfree

Drunken Beans (Frijoles Borrachos)

The magical fruit meets bacon and beer. That’s right, today we’re talking drunken beans.  Also known as frijoles borrachos.  Or if I were given the naming rights to this one, which I guess I am, I’d probably go more along the lines of Bacon and Beer Simmered Beans. Whatever...

Sea Salt and Vinegar Kale Chips 1

Sea Salt and Vinegar Kale Chips

I have always been a snacker.  But for some reason, potato chips were never my thing…until I was introduced to sea salt and vinegar kettle chips from my favorite grocery store a few years ago. Oh good grief, those chips are good. I realized that I could easily make a...

Restaurant-Style Salsa | gimmesomeoven.com

Restaurant-Style Salsa

Alright friends — time for a Very Important Pop Quiz: 1) Who of you out there are obsessed with big fans of chips and salsa? 2) Who of you out there always end up asking for a second round of chips and salsa when you’re out at Mexican restaurants?? 3)...

DIY Custom Pizza Bar | gimmesomeoven.com

DIY Custom Pizza Bar

Ok, team! We’re T-4 days from The Big Game.  Do you know where you’re going to be watching it?  And perhaps more importantly, what you’re going to be eating?? Well if you find yourself hosting a crowd and are not sure what to make, I wanted to throw out...

The BEST Butter-Free Popcorn (Nooch Popcorn) -- it's #vegan, #glutenfree, #dairyfree, healthier, and SO tasty! gimmesomeoven.com

The BEST Butter-Free Popcorn (Nooch Popcorn)

I thought that most of the world knew this secret to amazing butter-free popcorn.  But after mentioning “nooch” a few times recently and getting blank looks, I realized it was definitely worth doing a post on the topic.  Especially because my friends and I are all obsessed with this popcorn....

Rainbow Veggie Flatbread Pizza 1

Rainbow Veggie Flatbread Pizza

I’m not naturally a spontaneous person. But I’ve come to realize over the past decade or so that spontaneity seems to be when some of the best memories in life are made.  Don’t get me wrong — plans are all well and good.  But there’s something about loosening the...

BBQ Baked Chicken Wings | gimmesomeoven.com

(Skinny!) BBQ Baked Chicken Wings

Today’s post is a little ode to all things Oz.  :) First of all, let’s talk about my home sweet home in the Land of Oz — Kansas City!  It’s no news that “there’s no place like home” for me when it comes to KC.  I adore everything about...

Taco Popcorn | gimmesomeoven.com

Taco Popcorn

What goes well with popcorn?  Especially this taco popcorn? Movies!! Make that, movies galore.  I’m writing to you today from sunny and snowy Park City, where Sarah and I are covering the Sundance Film Festival for the first time.  As you can see from our Instagram pics (follow us at #gimmesomesundance),...