Nectarine and Blueberry Crisp

Nectarine and Blueberry Crisp

My daughter wanted to bake something for dessert. We decided to use the fresh nectarines and blueberries we just picked up from our local market. She had a fun time making it and we all loved the smell in our...

Garlic Butter Roasted Mushrooms

Garlic Butter Roasted Mushrooms

My husband wanted a bit of seafood for his Father’s Day dinner so I grabbed some halibut and served it with an heirloom tomato caprese salad and parmesan-brown butter orzo and these garlic butter roasted mushrooms. I can’t even...

Parade's Community Table ~ 25 Recipes Sure to Make any Father Feel Special

Parade’s Community Table ~ 25 Recipes Sure to Make any Father Feel Special

Click here to head over to this weeks contribution to Parade’s Community Table: 25 Recipes Sure to Make any Father Feel Special Like the saying goes – the way to a man’s heart is through is stomach. What better...

Blackberry and Pomegranate Popsicles

Blackberry and Pomegranate Popsicles

What’s better than a popsicle in the summer? I decided to make my kids some homemade treats. I made a sauce out of the tart blackberries I had in the refrigerator then strained the mixture. I mixed some pomegranate seeds in...

Grilled Corn Pico de Gallo

Grilled Corn Pico De Gallo

I saw a recipe on Epicurious that looked tasty and knew it would pair nicely with the Chipotle Cumin Chicken Thighs I was making for dinner. I adapted the recipe to suit our tastes by adding fresh garlic and a little...

Chipotle Cumin Chicken Thighs

Chipotle Cumin Chicken Thighs

I saw a recipe on Simply Scratch that looked delicious. I adapted the recipe by adding a bit more spices, a little less olive oil, and chicken thighs instead of breasts. The spicy flavor combination was excellent and the...

Sautéed Shishito Peppers with Himalayan Salt and Lime

Sautéed Shishito Peppers with Himalayan Salt and Lime

My sister once told me how wonderful Japanese shishito peppers are so when I saw a bag of them at Trader’s Joe’s this week I grabbed them. After talking to my sister, I decided to prepare them like she did....

Parade's Community Table ~ 15 Egg Recipes perfect for Any Time of Day

Parade’s Community Table ~ 15 Egg Recipes perfect for Any Time of Day

Click here to head over to this weeks contribution to Parade’s Community Table: 15 Egg Recipes perfect for Any Time of Day I love eggs and I am thankful that my children finally love eggs too, although my daughter still only...

Teriyaki Chicken and Vegetable Rice Bowl

Teriyaki Chicken and Vegetable Rice Bowl

I’ve been craving Asian flavors so I decided to pair a few of my favorite recipes and make a light and delicious rice bowl for dinner. I made Teriyaki Chicken Thighs, Asian Vegetable Stir Fry, and Garlic Rice then...

Technical Difficulties

Technical Difficulties

I have been dealing with technical difficulties for a few days. I am very sorry for the slow load time, problems commenting, and also pinning recipes to Pinterest. I have my hosting company trying to fix these problems. I...