Tag: summer

Whole 30 Bacon Lettuce Tomato Chicken Salad

This post may contain affiliate links  Hello from whole 30,  day sixteen!  One of my favorite parts about the Whole 30 program, is planning and looking forward to trying new recipes.   I am at the point where I am not super hungry between meals because I am getting enough protein, […]

 

Peach Melba Iced Tea

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #TeaProudly #CollectiveBias During the summer iced drinks are my life.  However, now that I am officially in my upper 30’s, I have become much more mindful about the calorie intake and the sugar […]

 

Green Apple and Raspberry Spinach Salad and Pizza

Today’s post is sponsored by Papa John’s.  All opinions are entirely my own.  Welp! Our family has big changes on the horizon!  I officially have a preschool graduate!  I will have a second grader, come Friday.  And, we are enjoying our last few days as residents of Cedar Falls, Iowa.  […]

 

Best Ever Collection of Broccoli Salad Recipes

This post may contain affiliate links  Broccoli Salad is such a great side dish to bring to any barbecue or potluck gathering.  Broccoli salad is also a great dish to make when you’re trying to get your family to eat more vegetables!  I love making broccoli salad when I feel […]

 

Greek Broccoli Salad

This post may contain affiliate links  Another Broccoli Salad?  My weblog. My rules. 🙂 I took the broccoli salad concept and ran with it.  Why?  Because my kids love broccoli! They love broccoli casserole, broccoli soup, steamed broccoli with cheese, steamed broccoli without cheese, and they LOVE broccoli salad.  I love […]

 

Chimichurri Steak Loaded Fries

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of McCain Foods. The opinions and text are all mine. #MyMcCainPotatoes #CollectiveBias Right now, until 5/31, you can get $1.50 off when you purchase two participating McCain products.  This offer is good until 5/31.  Check out more information about this […]

 

Sweet and Spicy St. Louis Style Ribs

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #GetGrillingSmithfield #SmithfieldGrillingHero #CollectiveBias Here in Northern Iowa, we had the longest, coldest, snowiest winter within memory.  We had two-plus feet of snow on the ground until the middle of March, along with about […]

 

Blueberry Lemon Poppyseed Broccoli Salad

This isn’t the first, and it is not the last broccoli salad recipe I plan on sharing with you this season.  I have been on a broccoli salad kick lately, and my ” let’s turn whatever we have around the house into a broccoli salad” mantra has been happening this […]

 

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 […]