Category Summer

Memorial Day BBQ Menu

If you’re in need of a last minute menu for Memorial Day, I’ve got you covered with four delicious and impressive dishes! They’re not your ordinary dogs and burgers, but my chicken kabobs and BBQ ribs will knock your guests’ socks off! Enjoy a refreshing mint lemonade and later indulge in delicious apple tarts. For […]

Summer Salad with Honey Balsamic Vinaigrette

Prep time: 10 minutes Serves: 2-4 (2 for lunch, 4 for side dish) Salads have never been my thing. My husband, either. He famously tried his first salad at age 22. Ouch. But since that time we have done pretty well for ourselves. I can’t say we are regular salad eaters, but we I¬†know how […]

Thai Ginger Chicken

Prep time: 10 minutes Cook time: 13 minutes Serves: 4 Do you ever have a moment where you’ve really nailed something? I had it today when I took my first bite of this dish. It honestly tastes like the ginger chicken I order at a Thai restaurant. If you’re not already a convert, ginger chicken […]

S’mores Cupcakes

Serves: 12 Prep/Cook time in total: 2 hours This past weekend I celebrated a friend’s bachelorette party. Of course, I volunteered to bring something sweet. And per usual, I couldn’t help myself – I had to make something unique, beautiful, and of course, delicious! I didn’t know the bride’s favorite cake flavor and I wanted […]

Spinach and Artichoke Dip

Boy did I eat well this weekend! I couldn’t get enough of this dip, and when we ran out of bread, it was on to tortilla chips! But anyways, this is about you. I wanted to bring you a recipe that you can tote to all the parties coming up this weekend – or just […]

Fresh cucumber salad

Prep time: 5 minutes! I’ve got the best salad for you. It’s got 5 ingredients, and it only takes five minutes. I first tasted this when I was at the farmer’s market tasting the little cucumbers. The farm lady wouldn’t give me her recipe, but I think I’ve got it. It may be easy, but […]