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Make Ahead Hamburger Patties |

Make Ahead Hamburger Patties

July 18, 2018 7:56 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

During the summer, I have each of my kids take a night each week to plan the meal and cook it. It’s a great time for them to work on their cooking skills and I love the break. My boys love burgers and often one of them is picking it as their weekly meal. I... Read More

Chicken Apple Pasta Salad |

Chicken Apple Pasta Salad

July 17, 2018 5:59 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

I recently have been working for my local school¬† district, so I get summer off just like the kids.¬† Summer has just been flying by for me. I have been so busy, that I just haven’t had near enough of the time to do what I wanted to do. Pasta salad is another one of... Read More

Zesty Lemon Cookies |

Zesty Lemon Cookies – Flashback Friday

July 13, 2018 5:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

These lemon cookies are a great way to enjoy that tart lemon flavor in cookie form. This is suppose to be a copy cat version of a cookies from Paradise Bakery that has since shut down it’s location in my neck of the woods here in Utah. This cookie gets it’s lemon flavor from both... Read More

Creamy Lemonade Pie |

Creamy Lemonade Pie

July 12, 2018 5:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

This creamy lemonade pie is going to be a summer favorite. It is prepared with no cooking involved, that is if you use a store bought crust. So no need to heat up the house for this tangy treat. You only need 5 ingredients to make this – a prepared graham cracker crust, lemonade concentrate,... Read More

Frosted Lemonade |

Frosted Lemonade – Chick-fil-A Copy Cat

July 11, 2018 5:00 am Published by 1 Comment

When Chick-fil-A came out with their frosted lemonade a while ago, I knew I HAD to try it. I love their lemonade, so frosted had to be even better. When I did try it, I fell in love! Now, I always get mine made with their diet lemonade. So to get that reduced calorie version... Read More

Lemon Pie Bars |

Lemon Pie Bars

July 10, 2018 5:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

It is lemon week!!!!!! I seriously look forward to this week every single year. It’s a little later in the year than I usually do it, but I couldn’t let this year go by with out a lemon week. I love anything lemon! And my daughter now shares that same love for lemon. We just... Read More

Cottage Cheese Veggie Dip |

Cottage Cheese Veggie Dip

July 8, 2018 2:13 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Today is the last of the dips and this one is a fun twist in your regular ranch vegetable dip. This dip has an added ingredient that may surprise you – cottage cheese. The cottage cheese is an ingredient that not only adds texture to the dip but is also give it protein! We love... Read More

Amazing Jalapeno Dip |

Amazing Jalapeno Dip

July 6, 2018 9:43 am Published by Leave your thoughts

The dip I have for you today is one that me and my oldest son are obsessed with. It is the dip for summer 2018! The recipe isn’t too complicated to make either. I like to think of it as like a cold version of a jalapeno popper dip. I remove all the seeds and... Read More

Sriracha Chip Dip |

Sriracha Chip Dip

July 5, 2018 10:29 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Today’s dip is one that you serve with good ole potato chips! The flavor of it mainly comes from Sriracha. No worries though, I am sharing the mild version of this dip. It had just a little bite at the end of each taste. However, you can adjust the level of spiciness by adding more... Read More

Raspberry Pretzel Dip |

Raspberry Pretzel Dip

July 3, 2018 10:19 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Another item that is often part of a summer gathering is dips. Whether you serve it with chips or veggies, dips are a summer classic in my book. So I decided to focus just on dip recipe for this week. First up is a sweet dip that can be served with pretzels, but graham crackers... Read More