Baked Barbecue Wings

Baked Barbecue Wings

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Mixed Berry Crumb Bars

Mixed Berry Crumb Bars

Since this is the last week of school, I decided to make something extra special for my kids’ school lunch treat. I had a bunch of fresh ripe berries from the farmer’s market so I decided to make some...

Grilled Corn and Orzo Salad with Tomatoes and Basil

Grilled Corn and Orzo Salad with Tomatoes and Basil

I had some corn, fresh tomatoes, and basil to use up so I decided to combine them with some orzo, caramelized red onion, and Parmesan. It was simple to throw together, tasted fantastic, and was a nice change from...

Poached Egg with Bacon, Tomato, and Avocado on a Bagel

Poached Egg with Bacon, Tomato, and Avocado on a Bagel

Most days I make a green smoothie for breakfast, but sometimes I just need a heartier breakfast. There was one piece of bacon leftover after my kids ate this morning, so I decided to put it to good use. I...

Parade's Community Table ~ 20 Cookie Recipes Sure To Tempt Your Sweet Tooth

Parade’s Community Table ~ 20 Cookie Recipes Sure To Tempt Your Sweet Tooth

This weeks contribution to Parade’s Community Table is 20 Cookie Recipes Sure To Tempt Your Sweet Tooth. Click here to see all of the recipes. Thanks for your support! Who doesn’t love a good cookie? My family does! We like all types...

Barbecue Chicken Salad

Barbecue Chicken Salad

Every Thursday I go on a long walk with my dear friend, Mo. Afterwards we head to a nearby cafe and we have the same lunch every single time – we split a barbecue chicken salad with chipotle ranch...

Strawberry-Vanilla Bean Syrup

Strawberry-Vanilla Bean Syrup

My kids love fruit sauces on their pancakes, waffles, and crepes, especially strawberry sauce. We have a huge strawberry patch in our garden and we are overflowing with strawberries. My son picked a bowl of berries for me and...

Margherita Pita Pizza

Margherita Pita Pizza

My kids were hungry for a snack this weekend, so I went in search of ingredients to throw together. I had some pita bread, olive oil, cheese, tomatoes, and basil, so I made a pita pizza and baked it until...

Mini Chocolate M&M Cookies

Mini Chocolate M&M Cookies

For this week’s school lunch treat, I decided to use up some mini m&m’s I’ve had in the baking cupboard for awhile. Who can resist little buttery chocolate cookies with cute mini m&m’s? Not my kids – they absolutely loved...

Parade's Community Table ~ 14 Healthy Chicken Dinners Great for Weeknights, Yet Nice Enough for Guests

Parade’s Community Table ~ 20 Chicken Dinners: Great for Weeknights, Yet Nice Enough for Guests

Click here to head over to Parade’s Community Table to see the complete list of these recipes with their links. Thanks for your support. I love making nice dinners during the week but don’t always have the time to...