Summertime Desserts Replay

Healthy Summertime Desserts

Hi Everyone! Nothing beats fresh fruit and ice cream for the summer.  Here is a round-up of my favorite Summertime Desserts. Cherry Pie Crumble Bars Strawberry Rhubarb Crisp Bars Angel Food Cake with Strawberry Sauce Blueberry Coffee Cake Banana Cream Pie Bars Blueberry Dessert Pizza Cherry Bourbon Vanilla Bean Ice Cream Cherry Chocolate Chip Frozen Yogurt […]

Healthy Recipes for the Grill Round-Up Replay

Healthy Recipes for the Grill

Hi Everyone, With summer officially in full swing, I thought I would share with you my all time favorite grilling recipes!  These are all recipes that can be made on the grill, from beef to chicken to vegetables.  So hurry up and get those grills heated up! Grilled Spicy Chicken Wings Grilled Cheesy Jalapeno Poppers […]

Strawberry Round Up Replay

Healthy Strawberry Recipes

Hi Everyone, Strawberries are here!  Here is a round-up of my favorite strawberry recipes! Strawberry Coconut Water Smoothie Grilled Top Sirloin with Strawberry Salsa Berry Oatmeal Breakfast Smoothie Strawberry Banana Smoothie Popsicles Berry Tacos Berrylicious Overnight French Toast Strawberry Galette Strawberry Oatmeal Smoothie Bowl Strawberry Shortcake Pancakes Angel Foodcake with Strawberry Sauce Gluten-Free Strawberry Shortcake […]

Foodies in Phoenix Trip #FoodiesInPhoenix #myphx


Hi Everyone, I am very excited! Today I am heading to Phoenix, AZ for a 3 day Foodie Event. I am going to be visiting some beautiful resorts, try some local cuisine, and visit an olive mill, go to the Desert Botanical Garden for a healthy cooking class and so much more. I have never […]

Broccoli & Chicken Mac and Cheese #TeamAnnies

Broccoli & Chicken Mac and Cheese

#spon: I’m required to disclose a relationship between my blog and Annie’s Homegrown. This could include Annie’s providing me w/ content, product, access or other forms of payment. Hi Everyone, I have to tell you it has been mighty hot out.  We have been in the mid 90’s to 100’s and the heat is taking […]

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Bars

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Bars

Hi Everyone, Today I have for you a delicious, easy recipe that only takes about 18 minutes to bake, which is perfect for the summer heat.  It is my Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Bars.  Every Sunday I bake cookies, bread or some form of baked goods, so today I changed up my traditional recipe and […]

Caring and Storing for Peppers 101

Caring for Peppers 101

Hi Everyone, As you know I have been growing a variety of peppers in my garden.  They are doing amazingly.  I am growing, Chili Peppers (aka Anaheim Peppers), Poblano Peppers, Serranos and of course Jalapeno Peppers.  Now the question is how do I care for them?  How do I get more peppers from my plant? […]

Steak & Quinoa Protein Bowl #SundaySupper #GrillTalk

Steak & Quinoa Protein Bowl

Hi Everyone, I have to admit it has been hot here!  We went from cold to 100 degrees practically overnight.  The last thing I want to do in this heat is turn on the stove and make a hot meal.  I am craving, light, refreshing and flavorful.  That is why I am glad that #SundaySupper […]

Jalapeno Pesto Pasta Salad

Jalapeno Pesto Pasta Salad

Hi Everyone, I hope you’re not getting sick of pepper recipes because I have another one for you today.  My garden has gone insane with jalapenos and I am trying to come up with creative recipes to use them.  Well today’s recipe is one of my new favorites.  It’s light, refreshing and not to spicy, […]

Pineapple Blueberry Smoothie

Pineapple Blueberry Smoothie

Hi Everyone, Last week I was at Chili’s and they have a new margarita, Pineapple Blueberry and I thought the flavors sounded like an interesting combination, so I gave it a try.  I found the margarita to be boring in flavors and not much taste.  But I liked the idea of combining blueberries with pineapple, […]