Tag: summer

Summer Cobb Salad

Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Tyson Foods, Inc. and Pinnacle Foods Group LLC. All opinions are entirely my own. During the summer when it is hot, I really love serving salads, fruits and veggies for dinner.  I hate heating up my home during the summer if  I […]

 

Slow Cooker Chorizo-Barbecue Baked Beans

 This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and The Coca-Cola Company. All opinions are mine alone.#BestSummerBBQ #CollectiveBias #BestSummerBBQ My family pretty much can’t have a family get together without baked beans.   We serve baked beans at our summer Barbecues,  we also have baked beans at all of […]

 

Pretzel and Beer Grilled Bratwurst

Today’s post is being sponsored by Johnsonville.  To find out about all of the products Johnsonville offers for summer grilling- visit their website. Although, we have had some pretty cold and rainy days lately here in Iowa, I am really looking forward to summer.   In addition to holiday parties, family reunions […]

 

“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. […]

 

Chocolate-Caramel Blender Frozen Yogurt

Thank you to Yoplait for sponsoring today’s post.  You can find out more about the Yoplait products offered at Wal-mart on their website.   Similar to my post earlier this week, making blender frozen yogurt has been on my ” list of things to make” for well over a year.  I am […]

 

Microwave berry Compote

This Microwave Berry Compote is super easy. It has no added sugar and only takes about 5 minutes to make. But I am going to get into the recipe in more detail at the bottom of this post. First, look at this bowl after I made this Microwave Berry Compote. […]

 

Healthy Frozen Snickers Banana Bites

So yeah. This happened. Do you know that chocolate covered frozen banana bites you can get at Trader Joe’s? Well, they were the inspiration for this dessert. I wanted to make ones that taste like a Snickers Bar. These Frozen Banana Bites are little, for when you want just a […]

 

Scandinavian White Fish Packets

Hola! I have a different kind of post for you today! A joint post with my Sister-In-Law AKA Chicago Jogger! It’s funny how life has this way of working things out. You see, I grew up in the middle of two boys. I ALWAYS longed for a sister. Then, my […]

 

Healthy Peach and Pistachio Fudge

For a while now, I have wanted to use fresh peaches and pistachios together in a recipe. I thought about making cookies. I ended up making this Healthy Peach and Pistachio Fudge. When coconut oil became popular, I quickly started using it in my baking, but this is my first […]

 

Watermelon Yogurt Ice Pops

Ever since I posted my DIY “go gurt” last September, I knew that I wanted to experiment with some different flavors. There are just so many wonderful fruits that would make homemade fruit yogurt for kids. What kid wouldn’t love watermelon yogurt?  These DIY “go gurts” can be easily frozen […]

 

DIY Yogurt with fruit on the bottom

On this blog, my DIY “Go Gurt” has been popular.  But do you know what I LOVED when I was a kid? Yogurt with FRUIT on the bottom!  Yogurt with fruit on the bottom was one of my favorite things to take in my school lunch.  Sometimes, I mixed the […]