Recipes

Peach Panzanella Salad with Halloumi and Blueberry Balsamic Dressing {Vegetarian}

Juicy peaches, ripe tomatoes, briny halloumi cheese, and crunchy rustic bread come together in this Peach Panzanella Salad, a twist on a classic Tuscan summer dish.   Jump to Recipe One of my fondest memories of studying abroad in Florence, Italy when I was in college was the food. Italian food is undeniably delicious, but even more so when you’re in Italy. I remember in the winter months when I first arrived, I enjoyed bowls of ribollita, a hearty Tuscan soup made with bread and vegeta… read more »

Crispy Baked Sweet Potato Fries {Gluten-Free, Vegan, Kid-Friendly}

Crispy baked sweet potato fries are easy to make, kid-friendly, and delicious. The perfect side dish for any weeknight family dinner! Jump to Recipe These Crispy Baked Sweet Potato Fries are one of my go-to side dishes for the family – my girls, hubby, and I all love them equally, sometimes to the point of fighting over the last few! In fact, one of my daughters has caught on to the deliciousness of well-done, crispy roasted veggies, and now I have to share my portion with her. Whomp, whomp 😭 Jus… read more »

Ginger Miso Turkey Burgers with Honey-Soy Glaze {Recipe}

Looking for a lean, flavor-packed burger for your next summer barbecue? These Ginger Miso Turkey Burgers are it! Plus, they’re quick and easy to make and kid-approved! Do you remember my Miso-Glazed Chicken Breasts? That recipe was quite a hit with my family and with so many of you, so I just know you’re going to love today’s recipe for Ginger Miso Turkey Burgers! Once you have a container or jar of miso in your house, you look for all sorts of ways to include this ingredient in your co… read more »

Grilled Cilantro Lime Steak {Recipe}

Perfectly grilled cilantro lime steak is easy to make and a delicious entrée to serve guests at your next summer barbecue. I’m telling you right now, come Monday morning, after the dad’s in your life have had the most delicious Father’s Day dinner ever, you’re going to be thanking me! This Cilantro Lime Steak has been sitting on the back burner for a while and it’s finally getting it’s day in the spotlight. And just in time for Father’s Day and all your ot… read more »

40+ Refreshing Summer Cocktail and Mocktail Recipes

Sit back, relax and enjoy the hot days and nights of summer with one (or more!) of these refreshing cocktail and mocktail recipes! Cocktails are delicious all year round, but there’s nothing better on a hot summer day than sitting on your back porch sipping on an ice-cold, refreshing drink. Especially if said drink is made with some of the most aromatic, flavorful, and eye-catching fruits, vegetables, and herbs of the season. Whether booze-filled or booze-free, summer drinks are some o… read more »