Cherry Freeze

I LOVE cherries 🍒  I can not tell you how many pounds I have already eaten in June and July, I mean, I need them! My favorite is to eat them ice cold, I buy them, bring home, wash and store them in glass mason jars. The refrigerator is popping open all day as I grab…

Watermelon Chill

I love cool drinks in the summer 🍹 I especially enjoy minimal effort but maximum rewards. This recipe really couldn’t be any easier and the enjoyment is pure pleasure with a cooling effect. Every time I go to Trader Joe’s I grab a bottle of Cold Pressed watermelon juice, after I load my goodies, I pop it…

Sun Kissed Smoothie

I love as the weather gets warmer and I break out the ninja and make frozen drinks 🍹 they make me happy!  I always keep frozen pineapple, strawberries and peaches in my freezer so I’m always ready. I like to squeeze my orange juice fresh, it’s the best. Bring on the longer laid back days,…

Seven Layer Dip

Who doesn’t love a cool dip with some salty tortilla chips, it’s the epitome of summer, what makes this one a tad different is the layer of cream cheese, which I think gives it an elevated kick. I usually serve with a strawberry pineapple smoothie, It makes me feel like I’m on a tropical vacation!…

Easy Zucchini Cake

A delicious way to use your summer zucchini harvest is to make this easy tasty recipe. Not only do you get your veggies but you get to eat cake! This recipe makes it so simple a few shortcuts with the time you spend in the kitchen but not on flavor. Ingredients 1 box yellow cake…

WOW Burgers!

Who doesn’t love a grilled burger full of flavor and juicy, I know I do! With grilling season in swing I want to share one of my favorite and easy grilled burger recipes. This recipe can be made ahead and put in the freezer to take on camping trips or you can make a double…

Heavenly Chocolate Ice Cream

In keeping with my easy ice cream blogs from the last few weeks, today I’m going to share an easy chocolate malt ice cream recipe. I love malt, when I was a kid I would dip my ice cream cone in malt, yummy 👅. So I have taken this easy, full proof, ice cream recipe…

Homemade Peppermint Ice Cream

As I have mentioned in previous posts I love to experiment and make homemade ice cream, sherbets, and sorbets. Today I’m going to share my favorite peppermint ice cream recipe. It starts with King Leo peppermint sticks, which are my favorites. I love the flavor and texture, the way they melt in my mouth, to…

Blackberry Bars

Blackberry Bars are a favorite for our family. Anything blackberry we are fans of, these bars are great for breakfast, snacks, picnics, and summer BBQ’s. You can add your favorite nuts easily and make it your own. I hope you enjoy, happy baking!😊 Ingredients: 3/4 cup butter, softened 1 cup brown sugar lightly packed 1/4…

Cucumber Sandwiches

If you are looking for a way to use all those cucumbers from your garden and save calories this is a great recipe. No bread sandwiches, are a great way to eat a light lunch that fills you up without being heavy on your tummy. So you can get back to enjoying all those summer…

Loaded Cornbread

Cornbread, yes! Loaded cornbread, yes, yes, yes! I love a good moist slice of buttermilk cornbread, add sour cream, bacon, cheese, and green onions, I’m in like Flynn 😜 Served with fresh green beans and new potatoes with a slice of tomato and summer just got fun. I love all the fresh veggies and fruits…

Grilled Bacon Corn

Grilling, it is a taste like no other, one of my favorite sides from the grill is corn. This recipe is so easy and delicious. Corn and bacon, yes please! Ingredients: 8 large Corn, husks removed 16 pieces of bacon 2 tablespoons chili powder, or your favorite bbq rub or spice Directions: Wrap each ear…