Spinach Blueberry and Blue Cheese Mason Jar Salad Recipe

blueberry spinach blue cheese mason jar salad Spinach Blueberry and Blue Cheese Mason Jar Salad Recipe

Mason jar salad is all the rage lately. It seems that every magazine you page through, or hip TV cooking show is featuring salads in mason jars. Why are they so popular? As it turns out, when you tightly layer the ingredients, and add them to the jar in a carefully considered order, salads in mason jars stay fresher, longer. Plus, they’re easily portable and stay cool. Sounds like a winning combination to any salad lover like me.

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Pineapple Mojito Recipe for a Refreshing Cocktail

Pineapple Mojito recipe Pineapple Mojito Recipe for a Refreshing Cocktail

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.

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4 Delicious Recipes for Chilled Soups

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.

4 delicious summer chilled soup recipes 4 Delicious Recipes for Chilled Soups

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!

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Watermelon Margarita Recipe

watermelon margarita recipe Watermelon Margarita Recipe

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.

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Easy Peeps Cupcakes for Easter

Quick and Easy Peeps cupcakes were inspired by a care package of products.  Opinions are our own.

easy peeps cupcakes Easy Peeps Cupcakes for Easter

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*

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Vegan Carrot Ginger Soup Recipe

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.

carrot ginger soup wm Vegan Carrot Ginger Soup Recipe

You can make this Carrot Ginger soup in about 30 minutes, and everyone will think you’ve been slaving away all day.

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Easy 30 Minute Pasta Bake Recipe

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.

pasta bake 4 wm Easy 30 Minute Pasta Bake Recipe

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.

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Mardi Gras Recipes for the Slow Cooker

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.

slow cooker jambalaya recipe Mardi Gras Recipes for the Slow Cooker

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