Recipes

Summer picnic time is here! What’s your signature dish? You know, the one that you bring to picnics & BBQ’s that everyone raves about? Mine is the Bacon Cheddar Chive Biscuits with this Broccoli Cauliflower Veggie Salad as a close second. I love those biscuits, but sometimes I like to bring veggies just to be […]

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Summer time is full of fun trips to the beach, hiking new trails, or road tripping. Sometimes you need a fun treat that is easily packed. Enter Puppy Chow (aka Muddy Buddies). Its that childhood treat that you’d forgotten all about! Its easy to make ahead of time then toss into small ziplock baggies for […]

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Fourth of July is tomorrow! Happy Independence Day! I’m looking forward to doing some BBQing, maybe sitting poolside for a little while, & wrapping up the night with a bike ride to see the fireworks. My Mother in Law gave us a big basket full of beautiful, home grown lemons that are just begging to be […]

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With Fourth of July celebrations coming up next week, I am partnering with Estrella Jalisco to bring you a fresh and light pairing for your summer family celebration! How refreshing does a Beerita sound??? Mixing an all natural, organic agave sweet and sour & tequila with light, refreshing Estrella Jalisco makes the perfect summer drink […]

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I am excited to partner with LA VICTORIA® Brand again to bring you another West Coast inspired recipe. You may remember LA VICTORIA® Brand from my posts on Coconut Shrimp with Spicy & Sweet Salsa dipping sauce or Sweet & Spicy Turkey Tacos. I love using LA VICTORIA® Brand because its inspired by the bold […]

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Variety is the spice of life. Too often I fall into the habit of eating the same set of dishes & just rotating them through my week. I try to challenge myself every so often to try cooking with new ingredients. Something I’ve never cooked with before is Daikon. Its a white, tubular root in […]

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Sunday is Father’s Day! What are you guys doing for all of those special dad’s out there? We are extra excited to celebrate this year because this is the first year that we have our little munchkin so it’s my husband’s first Father’s Day where we will get to celebrate him! Since our baby is […]

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