Posts Categorized: bacon

Bacon Apple Cheddar Bites

Ok, here’s the story on the bacon apple cheddar bites. Years ago I was at a party and someone whipped these out of the oven like they were visiting royalty. At first I was a little confused by all the hullabaloo… but then I had one. The apple is tangy and tart, the bacon is… Read more »

Slow Cooker Lentil Soup

My mom used to make lentil soup when I was younger… though hers (no disrespect to my Mama) never tasted anywhere near as good as our slow cooker lentil soup! This recipe has bacon and swiss chard, carrots and celery too. It’s an awesome recipe for fall and a great meal that you can eat… Read more »

Squaw Corn

Squaw Corn is one of my Auntie Di’s recipes and it’s a crowd favorite! It’s made with corn, bacon, peppers and onions and it makes for one heck of a Thanksgiving side dish! Watch the video below for the steps then scroll down to get the recipe!  To make squaw corn you start by cooking… Read more »

Breakfast Egg Rolls

We’re really reinventing breakfast over here at The Chic. We wanted to bring you a delicious breakfast on the go! These Breakfast Egg Rolls are filled with scrambled eggs, hash browns, cheese, and crispy bacon, but feel free to switch things up and fill them with your favorite breakfast items! They’re delicious with maple syrup… Read more »

Bacon Cheeseburger Meatloaf

Bacon Cheeseburger Meatloaf is one of those recipes we go crazy for here at The Chic. It’s a combination of two delicious dishes, classic cheeseburgers and meatloaf! The fact that it’s draped in lots of bacon, just makes us so happy!  The fun thing about meatloaf is that you get to just dump everything into… Read more »

How To Set Up A S’mores Station

A S’mores Station is just the thing to take your summer party or wedding to the next level! Watch this Hurried Hostess episode to see the simple steps for setting one up, then read the post below to get inspired by the absolute BEST S’more to make at your S’mores Station! ~Rachel One of my… Read more »

Breakfast Monkey Bread

We’ve all heard about monkey bread (or pull apart bread) being doused with cinnamon sugar and drizzled with icing. We’ve also seen the pizza monkey bread floating around the internet. I’m a fan of both of those varieties, myself. But here at Chic, we’re bringing you something completely new and exciting. It’s the next level… Read more »

How To Store Your Bacon Grease

Where I come from you save your bacon grease. For some of you that will sound gross, or weird, but there are some of you reading this (probably southerners) who know exactly what I’m talking about. If you have bacon grease at-the-ready you can use it to make gravy, biscuits, or fry up some chicken…. Read more »

Spaghetti Carbonara

I call this my breakfast pasta even though I only eat it for dinner.  Why, you ask?  Because it incorporates my breakfast favorites: eggs and bacon! Traditionally, spaghetti alla carbonara is made using pancetta or guanciale, but I prefer to use bacon.  I like the smokiness of bacon, plus its easier to find at markets…. Read more »

BLT Tea Sandwiches

There are few ingredients that blend so perfectly together.  Is there a better pairing than bacon, lettuce, and tomato with a slather of mayo on white bread?  Probably not. My eyes widened with excitement when I first saw these BLT tea sandwiches by Jee on Oh, How Civilized.  She gives the classic sandwich a sophisticated… Read more »