Tag: summer

Ginger Beer Pulled Pork

This post may contain affiliate links  Before I get into this recipe, I need to talk about a realization I had when I was talking to my sister-in-law last week while in Door County.  I was having a conversation with my brother’s wife, telling her how I thought my mother-in-law […]

Mango-Black Bean Quinoa Salad with Lime Dressing

this post may contain affiliate links  When our college friends get-together ( about 5-6 couples) we all have the dishes we frequently bring.  Bridget likes to bring cucumber sandwiches or a cheese and cracker plate.  Jeannie loves to bring her famous chicken dip or a jello poke cake.  Hillary always […]

Mango Chicken Lettuce Wraps

This post contains affiliate links.  I still can’t believe that we have had such strange weather this year.  Snow throughout the entirety of April and now blazing hot in June.   When the weather gets this steamy, I try not to heat up my house too much while cooking meals.   I like […]

Strawberry Caprese Salad

2018.  The year Iowa’s spring lasted for two weeks and then had a hot summer.  Because it was snowing all through April, summer snuck up on me this year.  My kids are out of school for the summer, so let’s let the fun begin, shall we? Sometimes I go through recipe […]

Southwestern Broccoli Salad

This post may contain affiliate links  Most nights my husband and I usually like to have a salad with dinner. Typically, the mixture we eat is something we throw together.  Lettuce, whatever vegetable we can find in the fridge, maybe some fruit, cheese crumbles and perhaps if we’re really fancy I […]

Copycat Wendy’s Mango Strawberry Salad

I have been a little obsessed with trying out new salad recipes this summer.  For some reason, strawberries always make an appearance on my salads.  If you like this salad.  You should also try my Copycat Panera Strawberry Poppyseed Salad.  Or my Culver’s Strawberry Field’s Salad.  Do you know what […]

Easy Summer Entertaining with Babble Boxx

This post is sponsored by Babbleboxx.  All opinions are my own. #babbleboxx  #ad #bboxxbbqgreats One fun thing about being a food blogger, is that I get to try fun new food products all the time.  When I do a sponsored post, sometimes, I am actually developing a recipe and writing […]

Modelo and Lime Marinated Grilled Chicken

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and Constellation Brands. All opinions are mine alone. The following content is intended for readers who are 21 or older. #SummertimeCerveza  #CollectiveBias Lately, I have been finding any excuse I can to squirt a lime on my food.   Stir fry, salad, […]

All Natural Blender Strawberry Lemonade

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #allessentials   #allsulfatefree  #CollectiveBias There’s nothing quite like a nice cold glass on lemonade on a hot summer day.  Especially after you have been out and about in hot weather. I love summer […]

“Drumstick” Ice Cream Pops

I am so excited you guys!  I have created my first recipe video!  I have been thinking about making one for quite some time.  Finally this weekend I made one! I love these  ” Drumstick” Pops.   They’re little and just the right size!   Plus no wasted calories from the cone. […]