Did you know that July 11th is National Mojito Day? Yep, it’s true. Mojitos are one of those cocktails that are just classically summer. Sweet and tasty, yet cool and refreshing at the same time. Traditionally, most mojito recipes are made with Rum. The pineapple moonshine adds a unique twist to this Pineapple Mojito recipe.
Soup seems to be a mainstay in everyone’s recipe repertoire. But what do you do when summer rolls around? It’s too hot to spend all day slaving over a big pot of soup, and no one wants something that’s hot.
Enter chilled soups. Comprised of a variety of fresh seasonal ingredients, these soups are a perfect starter for any backyard barbecue, picnic in the park, or beach bash. Simply prepare them at home, throw them in the cooler, and serve them up in small disposable cups when you’re ready to eat!
It’s my friend Cyndie’s birthday this weekend. There are few things she enjoys more than a good cocktail. Of course, since she’s a good Georgia girl, she loves watermelon. This Watermelon Margarita recipe is perfect for cooling down on not just Memorial Day Weekend, but all summer long. Plus the Watermelon Margarita recipe makes enough for four servings. You can make up a batch ahead of time and just pour over ice when you’re ready to serve.
Quick and Easy Peeps cupcakes were inspired by a care package of products. Opinions are our own.
There are a few surefire tell-tale signs of Easter. For me, the appearance of Peeps, the little marshmallow chicks are one of the signs that Easter is on the way.
Peeps are one of those multi-purpose candies. They satisfy your sweet tooth, but they’re so darn decorative, too. You know those times that you’re supposed to bring something to an event, and you have these grand plans to make something amazing? But then life gets in the way and you run out of time, but everyone is expecting something special? No? Me either. *wink wink*
Even though spring has officially sprung, the weather is still fluctuating between warm, beautiful days and cold dreary ones. This creamy and smooth Carrot Ginger soup may just be the thing to get you through. Vegan, yet totally satisfying. It’s quick and easy too.
You can make this Carrot Ginger soup in about 30 minutes, and everyone will think you’ve been slaving away all day.
Let’s face it – no one really wants to cook dinner after a long day at work. You’re tired, stressed out, and ready to chill out and relax. What if I told you you could make a wholesome dinner in about the time it takes to go get fast food.
This easy pasta bake recipe is one of the recipes that is a go-to recipe in our house. I was allowed to cook when I was a kid, usually with adult supervision. Around 6th grade or so, I just decided that I’d start making dinner. I made a lot of these types of decisions – good or bad! This easy pasta bake recipe was one of the things that I went to often.
Mardi Gras is almost upon us. Who doesn’t like Jambalaya or Red Beans and Rice? Or one of my absolute favorites – Bananas Foster! Buuuttt…no one wants to slave over the stove for hours making them. Enjoy these tasty Mardi Gras recipes for favorite traditional Louisiana fare for a Mardi Gras feast, or any time of the year.