Recipes

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 »

Roasted Cherry Farro Salad {Recipe}

Roasted Cherry Farro Salad is a sweet and savory dish hearty enough for a light lunch and perfect as a side dish next to your favorite entrée. For months, my girls have been asking me for fresh cherries, and I’m so excited that I can finally fulfill their requests now that cherry season is here! There’s nothing like sitting on the patio munching on a bowl of ruby red cherries in the summer. Despite the cold, rainy, and gloomy weather we’ve been having so far this June, we’re s… read more »

Mint & Radish Greens Pesto Pasta Salad with Roasted Radishes and Peas {Recipe}

Mint and radish greens pesto pasta salad is pretty to look at, quick and easy to make, and packed with flavor from fresh spring ingredients. A recipe the whole family will enjoy.  Classic pesto is made with garlic, fresh basil, pine nuts, Parmesan and Pecorino cheeses, and olive oil. However, according to an article I read, any combination of flavorful leaves, oily nuts, hard cheese, olive oil, garlic, salt, and lemon juice can be considered a pesto-like condiment. If you search for pesto here on th… read more »

Spicy Strawberry Rhubarb Margaritas {Recipe}

Spicy Strawberry Rhubarb Margaritas are the perfect complement for Taco Tuesdays or any Mexican-themed party during the spring and summer!  Jump to Recipe One of my favorite things about the change of seasons is the change in seasonal produce that comes along with it. I try to focus on cooking with seasonal fruits and vegetables as much as possible since it’s more cost effective and fresh produce tastes the best when it’s in season and doesn’t have to travel as far to get to where we… read more »