Summer Break

  The reality that Ill soon be returning to the real world of the 9-5 grind has been weighing heavy on my mind. Knowing that this is likely my last summer home with my boys is bittersweet. I love spending every day with them, but Im also excited for the next chapter in our lives […]

Coconut Chicken Kabobs with Peach and Jalapeno Sauce

It’s time for another round of the Monthly Ingredient Challenge! I was so excited when Mary from Goodie Godmother chose coconut as this month’s ingredient because it gave me the perfect excuse to make these Coconut Chicken Kabobs with Peach and Jalapeno Sauce. Coconut is one of my favorite ingredients to work with (which you’ve […]

Maryland Style Street Corn

Thank you to the Brooklyn Creamery Company for sponsoring todays post. As always, all opinions are my own and I only share products and brands that I have personally used and loved! Old Bay Seasoning, fresh sweet corn, and delicious cream make for one tasty treat! ‘Maryland Style Street Corn’ is my fun twist on […]

How to Make Lavender Honey

  Lavender honey is a great way to add a pop of floral fragrance and taste to your food. Sweet, herbal, and amazingly aromatic, one taste and you’ll be back for more! It’s great for drizzling on pastries, scones, and ice cream, plus it makes a wonderful addition to tea and lemonade. Making lavender honey […]

Foodie Find: Brooklyn Creamery Company!

Listen up foodie friends! I’ve got the inside scoop on a new product that’s shaking up the dairy world and guess what.. today I’m going to let you in on the secret too! Rich, decadent, spoonable cream that’s made with only 3 natural ingredients- sounds too good to be true doesn’t it? Fortunately the Brooklyn […]

Foodie Find: Brooklyn Creamery Company!

Listen up foodie friends! I’ve got the inside scoop on a new product that’s shaking up the dairy world and guess what.. today I’m going to let you in on the secret too! Rich, decadent, spoonable cream that’s made with only 3 natural ingredients- sounds too good to be true doesn’t it? Fortunately the Brooklyn […]

Easy Fondant Flower Cake Pops

How beautiful are these Fondant Flower Cake Pops?! I wish I could take credit for them but we all know my cake decorating skills are, well non-existent (at best). Thats why Im so excited to  introduce you to my friend and fellow blogger Mary. For the second day of Flower Week, shes stopping by to share […]

Top 10 Edible Flowers

As the saying goes, April showers bring May flowers. But what do May showers bring? Well even more flowers of course! Since summer is practically here and everything is in full bloom, I thought it would be fun to dedicate a whole week on the blog to flowers! First up, is a post all about […]

Lemon Honey Chicken

A healthy, easy, (and totally delicious) dinner thats on the table in 20 minutes flat? Sounds like the perfect summer meal to me! This Lemon Honey Chicken is a simple dish to prepare but packs a ton of flavor into each bite. The best part is that from prep, to cook, to serve, this dinner […]

Island Time Cocktail + Blue Chair Bay Rum Giveaway!

Memorial Day weekend is finally here! Fire up the grill, gather your friends, and shake up this delicious Island Time Cocktail. Lets kick-off the summer season in style (and with a free bottle of rum keep reading for the giveaway details below)! When the great folks from Blue Chair Bay Rum contacted me about creating a special […]

Blackberry Chipotle Chicken Tacos

If you like the flavor combo of a little sweet and a little heat, these Blackberry Chipotle Chicken Tacos are for you. Blackberries and chipotle peppers may seem like unlikely friends, but trust me, they go together like white on rice. (And yes, Im doing back-to-back blackberry posts this week I love them, they are […]

Blackberry Basil Bijou a gin cocktail

Blackberries + basil + gin, whats not to love?! The Blackberry Basil Bijou aptly named for its vivid jewel tone hue is like a sip of pure summertime. Full of ripe blackberries and fresh basil, this gin cocktail is the perfect way to unwind after a busy day spent outside. Its crisp, refreshing, and bursting […]