Tag: summer

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  Check out my entire collection of broccoli salad recipes! 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 […]

 

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

Check out my entire collection of broccoli salad recipes! 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 […]

 

Strawberry Poppyseed Broccoli Salad

Be sure to check out all of my Broccoli Salad Recipes! A while back I was having a conversation with my very best and oldest friend about how I get my kids to eat a balanced diet.   And I do believe that when it comes to healthy food, it is […]

 

Cookies and Cream Root Beer Floats

This post is sponsored by A&W Rootbeer.  All opinions expressed in this post are entirely my own.  #AWRootBeer All of my summer rituals seem to include nostalgia for a time and a place back when.  I love living viscously through my kids, especially during the summer.  Early morning summer lessons […]

 

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 […]

 

Instant Pot Hard Apple Cider Braised Bratwurst

This post contains affiliate links.  I wanted to try this old recipe in my Instant Pot, and what I came up with was something entirely different and so good that I had to share it with you!  Boiling bratwurst in hard cider is an excellent alternative for folks who are […]