Watermelon Mint Popsicles

If you live in the Midwest or South, you know it’s been hot! Actually, hot is an understatement. It’s been unbearably, inhumanely, HOT, HOT, HOT!!! I heard it got to 110F degrees in Kansas! Is anybody else, besides me, looking forward to the cooler days of Fall? I know we can’t just wish Fall here, so we have to do what

Kiwi Blueberry Popsicles

I love summertime with the warmth of the sunshine and longer days. On the other hand, I could do without the bugs, especially the mosquitoes and flies, and the sweltering heat. I’ve lived on both the west coast and the east coast and I have to say, humidity makes it hotter than it really is! I grew up in California

Watermelon Popsicles

I don’t usually talk about movies here because it’s off subject for a food blog, but I just finished watching Moana on Netflix and I loved it! Moana is one of the best Disney movies I’ve seen in a long time! I love the characters Moana and Maui. Dwayne Johnson is the personification of Maui! The facial expressions and the

Easy Protein Yogurt

If you don’t like drinking protein smoothies or eating smoothie bowls to get your daily protein intake, then try this Easy Protein Yogurt. Made with only two ingredients, this protein yogurt is not only delicious, but it’s also easy to make and can be topped with your favorite fresh fruit.  A couple weeks ago, I made an avocado, cucumber, clover

Peach Protein Smoothie

This Peach Protein Smoothie is easy to make and can be enjoyed anytime and anywhere. Great for on the go breakfast, snacks, or lunch. The tapioca pearls in your smoothie make for a sweet munchie at the end! Yesterday was a tough day for me. When I got home from work, my baby boy Willy (my dog), looked horrible. His

Summer Fruit Panzanella & Chateau Elan Wine Tour

Read about my tour at Chateau Elan Winery and get the recipe for this Summer Fruit Panzanella. This recipe for Summer Fruit Panzanella uses Chateau Elan’s Muscadry Rose in a sweetened wine reduction that is drizzled over a blend of summer’s sweetest fruits like peaches, nectarines, blackberries, cantaloupe, strawberries, and muscadine grapes with fresh mint leaves and tossed with pieces

Wild Strawberry Ice Tea Popsicles

Enjoy the goodness of sweet, fresh strawberries and keep cool this summer with these Wild Strawberry Ice Tea Popsicles. Easy to make and only two ingredients!  I don’t know what it’s like where you live, but here in Georgia, the summer heat has been relentless. It’s been in the high 90’s with barely any rain. But that doesn’t stop the humidity

Strawberry Mousse

You’ll never know this Strawberry Mousse is egg and sugar-free. One of the sure signs that tell me Spring is here, is when I start seeing strawberries everywhere. I love strawberries! With their beautiful red colors and juicy sweet, tangy flavors, strawberries are one of my favorite berries. I love the taste and smell of strawberries! I’m a strawberry fiend!

Irish Tea Brack Bread

Traditional Irish Tea Brack is an Irish breakfast bread chock full of dried fruits like raisins, currants, prunes, and dates. You might hear some call it Irish Freckle bread because the dried fruits resemble freckles throughout the bread. With this being an Irish bread, I was hoping to get it posted before St. Patrick’s Day, but I had a little baking

Seven Jewel Breakfast Cookies

Recently, I was lucky enough to stumble upon an article from Food52, where they were having this contest “Your Best Recipe with Dried Fruit.” As I scrolled through the entries, I came across this one from Le Bec Fin, Seven Jewel Coffee Blondies. The author created this recipe and named it after the ingredients of coffee, chocolate, walnuts, candied orange,