Happy Friday guys! It's supposed to be such a nice weekend but SO hot. 100 degrees on Sunday! We never get this type of weather in the Adirondacks, so it will definitely be a change! I've been looking up recipes for how to make homemade ice cream 1.) For all the strawberries I picked last [...]
Traditional Creamy Potato Salad is the perfect crowd pleaser for your summer BBQ or pot luck! This side dish is made with yukon gold potatoes, scallions, celery, shallots and tossed in the most delicious creamy mixture. A classic potato salad recipe that will take you back to your childhood days. Potato salad is on top [...]
Warm, wonderful and rich sauce flavored with Italian sausage, onion, garlic, spices, red wine and plum tomatoes. Italian Sausage Rigatoni is the ultimate comfort meal that's delicious any time of year. Serve with warm baked bread and a crisp, fresh salad. Pasta is one of my ultimate comfort meals. I love the way it creates [...]
Let's be honest...choosing our wedding menu was my favorite part of wedding planning so far! You guys know I looove food, so I couldn't wait to pick out the appetizers, salad, dinner and wedding cake with Lance. We had our tasting a couple of weeks ago at the Lake Placid Lodge, where our reception will be [...]
Crisp romaine lettuce served sky high in a bowl with freshly grated parmesan cheese, parmesan garlic croutons, and the most amazing homemade dressing that tops off this simple yet flavorful salad. This Caesar Salad with Homemade Dressing will become your new go-to as it's completely delicious, ready in minutes, and you'll go crazy over the [...]
A flavorful blend of spices to create a blackening seasoning that goes perfectly on shrimp. Add the sweetness and crunch of the pineapple salsa with creamy avocado slices, cilantro and lime wedges, and you'll have the most delicious Blackened Shrimp Tacos ready in 10 minutes! While scrolling through Facebook one night last week, my friend's [...]
Dollops of peanut butter filling placed in brownie batter and swirled together creating thick, fudgey, rich brownies you'll love! Just as easy as buying a boxed brownie mix, but tastes even better! Let's just say I've never made from scratch brownies before...ever. I know! That's so bad! lol I can remember my twin sister, Emily, [...]
I'm still in weekend mode after a fun couple of days! On Saturday I met up with my mom, who I haven't seen since last Fall. My parents are staying at their camp, which is about an hour away, for the summer. My mom and I went to the local farmer's market, which we ended [...]
What I'm looking forward to in June: weekly farmer's markets, visits to camp, strawberry picking, a trip to Shelburne Farms, and of course, soft served ice cream!
Fresh Pineapple Salsa made with chopped pineapple, red onion, red bell pepper, cilantro and jalapeno. Serve as a dip with your favorite chips, a topping on fish, or it pairs perfectly in shrimp tacos!