Chile Berry Cooler Recipe

I will spare you all of the  metaphors and analogies about how hot it is outside. No matter what part of the country you are in right now, you can just stick your head outside and feel it for yourself, Continue reading Chile Berry Cooler Recipe

Homemade Mac & Cheese – Perfect for the Holiday Potluck!

The perfect holiday potluck dish. It’s an elusive item. Actually, any potluck dish is always a tough choice, especially for a food blogger. You want to show off your cooking skills and style, but you don’t want to make anything too Continue reading Homemade Mac & Cheese – Perfect for the Holiday Potluck!

Absolutely the Best Homemade Meatballs Ev-er!

The best homemade meatball recipe

It has been just over a year since I first published my meatball recipe on the blog. Since that day, it has become my 2nd most popular recipe, next to my Beer Bacon Chocolate Chili. There is only one problem, Continue reading Absolutely the Best Homemade Meatballs Ev-er!

Summer Travel in New England: Nauset Beach & Harwich Treasure Chest, Cape Cod

In this edition of Summer Travel in New England, I am going to share with you my second most favorite place to completely unwind and a great recipe to take with you to that place. But first, some back story…. Continue reading Summer Travel in New England: Nauset Beach & Harwich Treasure Chest, Cape Cod

Chilled Minted Watermelon Soup Recipe #ColdSoupWeek

I am getting inspired to cook everywhere these days!  The inspiration for this recipe was two-fold. The first inspiration is the fact that it is about 115 degrees with the heat index today. And really, who wants to turn a Continue reading Chilled Minted Watermelon Soup Recipe #ColdSoupWeek

Healthy Snack Wednesday: Black Bean Salsa Recipe

Is it Wednesday already? Phew! These weeks are just flying by. I am happy to report that this week brought me some sunshine (cue the fireworks and hallelujahs!). So now my cheeks are sun-kissed, and I am ready for some Continue reading Healthy Snack Wednesday: Black Bean Salsa Recipe

Healthy Snack Wednesday: Get Your Veggies in Your Chips & Deli Flats Winners!

Go ahead, ask me the one food I can not turn down and cannot stop eating. Go ahead…I’ll give you a hint. If you bet I couldn’t eat just one, you would be 100% correct! Chips. The salt. The crunch. The Continue reading Healthy Snack Wednesday: Get Your Veggies in Your Chips & Deli Flats Winners!

Healthy Snack Wednesday: Fruit Dips and a Chobani Giveaway!

Its Healthy Snack Wednesday (H.S.W), woohoo!!! And we are doing a giveaway, double woohoo! Make sure to read to the bottom for the contest. We have been so lucky to have so much support for H.S.W.  from both readers, and Continue reading Healthy Snack Wednesday: Fruit Dips and a Chobani Giveaway!

Unplugged for the Holidays!

My holiday present to myself and Ryan was to unplug completely for the week. No Twitter, no blogging, and very little Facebook. I gotta tell ya, it was a pretty nice break! But now I am so back-logged with things Continue reading Unplugged for the Holidays!

The secret family recipe – Greek Salad!

 My plan today was to write a post about my car buying experience this weekend, which I was hoping to culminate in pictures of me in my new ride. Alas, the process is still ongoing, so that post will have Continue reading The secret family recipe – Greek Salad!