Skinny Sparkling Raspberry Margaritas

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These skinny sparkling margaritas with fresh raspberries make for a cool, refreshing sip for beating the summer heat! I have been up to my ears in raspberries lately, and I’m lovin’ it! In everything from oatmeal to cobblers, cupcakes to cocktails, they’ve added a...

Summer Vegetable Linguine with Feta

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Twirl your fork around this simple, scrumptious linguine dish full of fresh summer veggies and creamy feta! I told you the goat cheese was a problem. I just can’t get enough of those creamy, soft crumbles! Save me? Or rather, save my husband… He’s...

Easy Maple-Bourbon BBQ Baked Beans

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These sweet, smoky 30-minute baked beans with bacon, bourbon and maple are the perfect addition to your BBQ plate! Can I tell you something nobody else knows? I have a folder on my computer (uh-oh)… and it’s FULL of failure dishes. Food that just...

Summer Strawberry-Peach Salad with Goat Cheese

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Sink a fork into this summery salad with fresh peaches, strawberries, cucumbers and goat cheese… crisp, salty & sweet! Now ain’t this just the most cheerful looking salad you ever did see? I’ve had a serious thing going on for fresh goat cheese lately,...

Classic Margherita Pizza

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Say hello to my best-ever recipe for my favorite-ever pizza… creamy, salty, fresh and SO easy. You’ll go for slice-after-slice of this scrumptious, authentic Margherita pizza! Simple as it may be, this is my favorite type of pizza. Does my husband share the same...

Ratatouille Crostini

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Put those pretty summer veggies to use in this colorful, healthy and absolutely delicious appetizer! I cannot get enough of summer’s bright and vibrant colors! From the fuschia flowers blooming outside the office where I type, to my breezy teal skirt dusting the floor, and the...

Best-Ever Creamy Macaroni Salad

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For backyard BBQs or any occasion, bring the best-ever macaroni salad… creamy, tangy and full of veggies! After the margaritas and burgers, I always make a beeline for the macaroni salad. It’s basically all that’s good in this world. Until recently, I never really...

Ooey Gooey S’mores Brownie Bars

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These soft, chewy s’mores brownie bars are made with a boxed mix, a few basic ingredients, and a whole lotta love. No bonfire required! As a kid, I loved camping… even if it was just in my front yard ‘til my friends and I...

Skinny Crock Pot Santa Fe Chicken

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This delicious slow cooked, skinny Santa Fe chicken can be dished over rice, tortillas or in a lettuce wrap for a healthy meal! How was your weekend? Did you have a nice, long and lazy one? Over here, it was a little slice of...

Summer Berry Tart

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This light, lemony tart with fresh berries is festive enough for your July 4th party or any summer occasion! Should I have gone all Martha Stewart on this tart and patterned the fruit into a flag? Probably. ‘Round here, we’re all about no fuss,...