Appetizers

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),...

Skinny Popcorn Shrimp Recipe | gimmesomeoven.com #appetizer

Skinny Popcorn Shrimp + $50 Visa Gift Card and OXO Giveaway

So, you know how I talked in my last post about being on a taco kick in my last post?  Well, apparently I tend to cook in waves, because this week has also been shrimp-o-rama here at my place.  First I made a batch of lightened-up shrimp scampi, which...

5-Ingredient Pear Pomegranate Salsa | gimmesomeoven.com

5-Ingredient Pear Pomegranate Salsa

You all know how much I love 5-ingredient recipes. So when I showed up to small group last weekend and heard my friend, Rachel, mention across the room that she had made a 5-ingredient salsa to share, you’d better believe this food blogger’s ears perked up. Once I caught...

Cranberry Pistachio Baked Brie Recipe | gimmesomeoven.com

Cranberry Pistachio Baked Brie

Oh man.  It is November 19, and I have already received six invites for Christmas parties this year.  Six!! Granted, I understand why so many friends want to plan in advance during a busy season.  But you have to understand — I’m the girl who is adamantly opposed to even thinking about...

Loaded Smashed Red Potatoes Recipe | gimmesomeoven.com

Loaded Smashed Red Potatoes

This loaded smashed red potatoes recipe is perfect as an appetizer, side dish, or game day treat.  Feel free to top these loaded potato skins with whatever sounds good to you! You know how some recipes are all the tastier because of the story behind them? Well, this loaded smashed red...