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Springtime Favorites

Easy Grilled Chicken Gyros

Get creative with your tailgating menu. Serve these Easy Grilled Chicken Gyros and be the hottest tailgate at the stadium! Truth: I love college football. And I love the food that goes with it even more. That’s why I stepped out of the traditional tailgating menu box...

Creamy Goat Cheese Pesto Dip

  This 5-ingredient Creamy Goat Cheese Dip will be a game changer for your next party! Add it to your appetizers spread and watch it disappear.   Ah, goat cheese. It gets me every single time. This Creamy Goat Cheese Pesto Dip - filled with fresh basil, goat...

Make your own Breakfast Taco Bar for a Crowd

This Make your own Breakfast Taco Bar for a Crowd is a fun, easy way to serve brunch to a gaggle of guests. Perfect for any event from tailgating to team parties to holiday brunches. I look forward to weekend brunch all week long. During the busy workweek, a piece of...

Watermelon Feta Salad

This sweet and salty, 4-ingredient Watermelon Feta Salad is a surprising favorite at any summer BBQ or potluck. Easy to make and great for groups! Nothing screams summer like a wedge of watermelon. It is the quintessential summer fruit. My daughter is the biggest...

Classic Macaroni Salad recipe

No one can resist a Classic Macaroni Salad recipe. This creamy comfort food is the perfect side dish for any backyard BBQ, picnic or potluck! There are a lot of ways you can fancy up macaroni salad. Add arugula, toss in tuna, sprinkle it with smoked paprika...You get...

Grilled Peppers with Goat Cheese

The grill isn't just for dinner! Use it for appetizers, too, with this easy Grilled Peppers with Goat Cheese recipe! Summer is here and that means it's time to grill.  We (read: Kevin) grill every night we can during the summer.  This Grilled Chicken...

10 Easy BBQ Side Dishes

Pin this list of 10 Easy BBQ Side Dishes and never wonder what to bring to another summer grill out again!   Here in Minnesota, we don’t take our summers for granted. We fill every waking minute of warm weather with opportunities to be outside, whether it’s an...

Elderflower Gin and Tonic

Add some summer flair to your conventional gin and tonic happy hour cocktail with this uber-refreshing Elderflower Gin and Tonic! I’m a firm proponent of the saying, “don’t mess with a good thing”. Why screw up something that’s already solid? You might argue that a...

Cheesy Spinach and Ham Egg Cups

Brunch doesn’t get much easier or tastier than these 4-ingredient Cheesy Spinach and Ham Egg Cups! Thinking of having friends or family over for brunch? Keep it simple and add this Cheesy Spinach and Ham Egg Cups recipe to the menu. Perfect for groups because you can...

Irish Cream Scones

Up your game this Mother’s Day and treat mom to these indulgent Irish Cream Scones! No one deserves more pampering than mom, and these rich, buttery Irish Cream Scones are the perfect way to show her how much you care this Mother’s Day. Scones often seem like a...

Our 8 BEST Lemon Recipes

Calling all lemon lovers! Brighten up any gathering with Our 8 BEST Lemon Recipes. Have a drawer full of lemons and wonder what to make with them? Whether you are looking for a batch cocktail recipe, savory sides or sweet treats, we've got you covered with these...

Easy Banana Spinach Protein Smoothie

No excuses for skipping breakfast! This healthy Easy Banana Spinach Protein Smoothie recipe takes minutes to make and will keep you full until lunch. It’s a great option to refuel post-workout, too! Breakfast is my favorite meal of the day, but I’m definitely guilty...

Mini Spinach Quiche

Make Easter brunch easy with this recipe for simple and delicious Mini Spinach Quiche! I don’t know about you but Easter sneaks up on me every single year. It’s the rotating date thing. Sometimes it’s in March and sometimes it’s in April, so without a constant date to...

Grand Orange Mimosa Recipe

Just say no to plain boring mimosas! We created this Grand Orange Mimosa recipe with freshly squeezed orange juice and Grand Marnier to transform an ordinary mimosa into an outstanding one. A traditional mimosa can be kind of boring. They are good and all,...