Brined Pork Roast

Brined Pork Roast is super delicious, and stocks my freezer for busy weeknights!!! I LOVE it!

BRINED PORK ROAST is the most moist and tasty pork every!!! It takes time but it's so simple to make and will always impress your family and friends! I can't get enough BBQ pork sandwiches!!!  They are so amazing!  I was recently out in Florida for a family reunion, celebrating a lot of birthdays in my family.  For dinner one of the nights my Uncle Bo served up the best … [Read more...]

Boozy Strawberry Basil Lemonade Popsicles

Boozy Strawberry Basil Lemonade Popsicles are crazy awesome out of this world good!!! I love to let them melt in my summer cocktails too!

BOOZY STRAWBERRY BASIL LEMONADE POPSICLES are the best way to cool down after a long hot day! Everyone loves a popsicle and these are the BEST! Have I told you lately how much I love being an ambassador for Pearl Vodka lately?  I got a surprise delivery of Strawberry Basil Vodka and couldn't wait to come up with a yummy drink that would be the cherry on top of this crazy … [Read more...]

BBQ Dry Rub

BBQ Dry Rub takes your barbecue to the next level with amazing flavor and you probably already have all the ingredients in your pantry!!!

BBQ Dry Rub takes your barbecue to the next level with amazing flavor and you probably already have all the ingredients in your pantry!!! We're heading up to Washington to do some camping this month and we're absolutely going to be barbecuing! I'll be making up some food ahead of time to take too!  I already started the other day.  I made the most yummy Brined Pork Roast … [Read more...]

Summer Coleslaw

Summer Coleslaw is a staple at our summer barbecues! It goes great on its own or topping a delicious pulled pork sandwich!

Summer Coleslaw is a staple at our summer barbecues! It goes great on its own or topping a delicious pulled pork sandwich! When I was in high school I remember my mom asking me to make coleslaw.  I think it stands out because I really refused to cook while I was growing up.  I would do fun stuff like bake or make treats if I felt inspired but it was VERY rare for me to cook … [Read more...]

Honey Barbecue Sauce

Honey Barbecue Sauce is simply to make and perfect for your summer BBQ!

HONEY BARBECUE SAUCE is my favorite combination of sweet and tangy and the best way to top your summer BBQ! This month we're doing a lot of traveling and camping!  I'm so LOVING this summer.  Right now my husband can't do any lifting so I'm getting my workout in and I'm having a great time.  I do miss being able to ask him to take out the trash and our kids aren't quite old … [Read more...]

Orzo Pasta Salad

Orzo Pasta Salad is so easy to make and tastes amazing!!! It will be at my next BBQ for sure!

ORZO PASTA SALAD is one of the tastiest and easiest summer sides! I love the color and fresh veggies mixed together with the little grains of orzo pasta! It's always a hit! My son's school has a big potluck dinner at a park to celebrate the end of school.  He went to a really amazing co-op school, so all the families got to know each other really well and became friends. The … [Read more...]

Strawberry Lemonade Sangria

Strawberry Lemonade Sangria is super tasty, easy to make and my favorite summer BBQ drink!

STRAWBERRY LEMONADE SANGRIA is very refreshing and super tasty! Pitcher drinks are the best for entertaining!!! When summer rolls around and the temperatures rise we start to entertain more.  I think it's because we have so many projects we're working on in our house but our backyard is awesome!  It feels secluded and amazing!  It's filled with tall trees and looks like a … [Read more...]

Banana Zucchini Bread

Banana Zucchini Bread is the best breakfast and my favorite way to use my zucchini!

BANANA ZUCCHINI BREAD is a great way to use your zucchini harvest! When you combine banana break and zucchini bread you end up with awesomeness!!! The other day my husband came home with a massive bag of zucchini!  I'm not sure why he went so crazy with it.  Maybe he missed the days in Arizona when we had a home garden and more zucchini than we could handle.  What I do know … [Read more...]

Strawberry Cake from Scratch

Strawberry Cake From Scratch was gone in a flash when I made it for my family!

When I made STRAWBERRY CAKE FROM SCRATCH it was gone in a day! I took it to a friends house and everyone had seconds! No red food dye here, just awesome fresh strawberry flavor! A few weeks ago I wanted to come up with a dessert with a red, white and blue theme.  I wanted a cake that would be perfect for Memorial Day or Fourth of July.  I decided on a Strawberry Cake from … [Read more...]

Chocolate Zucchini Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Chocolate Zucchini Cake is my new go to for a tasty dessert that I can sneak some greens in on my kids!

CHOCOLATE ZUCCHINI CAKE with CREAM CHEESE FROSTING is how I sneak zucchini into my kids!!! They have no idea and it tastes out of this world good!!!! My kids don't eat a lot of greens.  In fact if my oldest son only eats greens when he has no idea!!! I have become a master at sneaking greens into his diet.  I'm sort of a green ninja.  I am in and out without them even … [Read more...]