Trippy Gin Julep

Trippy Gin Julep

Happy Thirsty Thursday everyone!!  Start the weekend early with an easy and seriously potent beverage, the Trippy Gin Julep. Woohoooo!  Let the weekend begin!!  Or almost begin.  Soon enough it will be Friday and that’s when my weekend fun starts.  We are heading into Boston’s seaport area to have dinner with friends visiting from Florida…

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Spicy Pesto Margherita Yakisoba Noodle Salad

Spicy Pesto Margherita Yakisoba Noodle Salad

Is your garden overflowing with this summer’s fresh tomatoes and basil?  Are you craving the flavors of a Margherita pizza but want to eat a cold noodle salad?  Then grab yourself a package of all-natural Fortune Hot & Spicy Yakisoba Noodles and make this delicious, yet easy vegetarian recipe for a Spicy Pesto Margherita Yakisoba…

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Slow Cooker BBQ Sauce

Slow Cooker BBQ Sauce

I’ve adapted a family recipe for the crock-pot so break out the barbecue grill this weekend with this Slow Cooker BBQ Sauce recipe.  So delicious and easy to make, you’ll never use the pre-made bottled sauce ever again!  If you follow me on Instagram or Facebook, you know I’ve been all about grillin’, smokin’, and…

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Cuban Style Lamb

Cuban Style Lamb

Cuban Style Lamb is a bone-in leg of lamb marinated in a simple yet delicious citrusy-garlicy mojo.  Moist and tender, this recipe is sure to please all of the lamb lovers out there. I developed a love of Cuban food while growing up in South Florida.   The crispy skinned pork, the creamy boiled yucca…

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Parmesan Pea Pasta Salad

Parmesan Pea Pasta Salad

Parmesan Pea Pasta Salad is probably the easiest pasta salad recipe in the world.  Takes just 15 minutes to make and contains only 4 ingredients!  Easy, fast, simple, and perfect for your Fourth of July cookout party. Yes, my clean eating diet/lifestyle is still on, however, it’s always off whenever pasta is around…and ice cream…

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Nutella Espresso Rum Popsicles

Nutella Espresso Rum Popsicles

Nutella Espresso Rum Popsicles are a perfect adult treat for summer days and nights.  Made with only 4 ingredients: bananas, coconut milk, espresso rum liqueur, and Nutella.  So easy and takes only minutes to mix together! Wanna know something?  Alcoholic popsicles are hard to make.  Okay, they aren’t really that hard to make but apparently…

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Product Review: Tommy's Superfoods

Product Review: Tommy’s Superfoods

  I’ll admit this right now…I don’t eat seasoned frozen vegetables because I am horrified every time I look at the ingredient list.  Ingredients like maltodextrin, soybean oil, xanthan gum, and natural flavor (what exactly is that??), not to mention that sugar is almost always included.    So when I was offered a try an…

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National Donut Day Recipe Roundup

National Donut Day Recipe Roundup

Let’s all celebrate National Doughnut Day on June 3rd with a National Donut Day Recipe Roundup made up of some of the yummiest baked or fried dough confectioneries by our favorite Bloggers!! Rejoice my friends, National Doughnut Day is June 3rd, this Friday!  Wooohooo! 🍩 Is there a better holiday than one that celebrates a…

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Smoked Porchetta Pork Loin

Smoked Porchetta Pork Loin

Smoked Porchetta Pork Loin is an easy smoked version of the classic Italian rolled roast.  Made with an inexpensive pork loin and filled with all the traditional flavors of fresh herbs, fennel, and lemon.  And while you’re here, check out 50 summer cookout recipes from the Great Blogger BBQ! Summer is right around the corner…

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Speck Ham Cheesy Cauliflower

Speck Ham Cheesy Cauliflower

Smokey speck and sharp cheddar cheese give this Speck Ham Cheesy Cauliflower dish a wonderfully complex flavor.  Serve as a side dish or as an entrée with a green vegetable or a salad.  Can also leave out the speck for a delicious vegetarian option. Guess what I started on Monday?  A 10 day whole food…

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