Vegetable Chicken Salad Sandwich & Leek Soup {Perfect way to Celebrate Summer}

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This delicious vegetable chicken salad sandwich and leek soup are paired perfectly with Lipton Iced Tea making them not only  #TEArifficPairs but also the perfect way to celebrate summer and are part of a shop compensated by the social shopper amplification company Collective Bias® and its advertiser because I am a member of the Collective Bias®… 

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Captain America M&M’s Chocolate Chip Cookie Cake

This incredibly fun, super decadent, Captain America themed M&M®’s Chocolate Chip Cookie Cake will have all the Superhero loving members of your family smiling and going back for bite after bite of deliciousness and is part of a shop that has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are, as … [Read More...]


Tropical Low Calorie Popcorn Clusters

These delicious tropical low calorie popcorn clusters are made with the newly released Skinnygirl popcorn in Lime & Salt flavor (seriously, this stuff is so yummy and only has 25 calories per cup popped!), coconut flakes, dried pineapple and banana fruit and coated in dark chocolate and is part of a shop that has been … [Read More...]


Lemon Basil Pesto

Remember how I told you my basil was actually growing this year when I made delicious basil lemonade on Friday? Remember how I told you I'm a serial basil killer, but that this year was different (I'm happy to report that I have not killed any of my basil!)? Remember how I promised you an awesome pesto recipe? Well today is … [Read More...]


Grape Tomato Tarts

I'm not gonna lie...being able to walk to your garden and pick fresh tomatoes and then make amazing things is such a fulfilling feeling. Our garden has really taken off this year and has allowed me to make many fantastic tomato dishes, like rosa tomato sauce and homemade ketchup, and now these grape tomato tarts. HOLY WOW! … [Read More...]


Basil Vodka Lemonade {Cocktail or Mocktail}

Surprisingly, this year my basil has taken off and is growing in mass amounts. I say 'surprisingly' because for the past...well, forever...I've been a basil killer. A serial basil killer if you will. I always try to grow it with the best of intentions, and then it dies a horrible, brown-leaf-falling-over-ugly death. This year … [Read More...]

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Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Zucchini Cookie Bars {naturally gluten-free}

As promised yesterday when I made Zucchini and Kale Lasagna, today I'm sharing the most deliciously sweet, best-ever, peanut butter chocolate chip zucchini cookie bars. I thought up this idea but wasn't quite sure it was going to work. I mean, we are talking about using zucchini ... in a dessert...a vegetable....IN A … [Read More...]


Zucchini and Kale Lasagna {naturally gluten-free}

Zucchini recipes are all the rage right now since it is the height of zucchini season, and not wanting to feel left out, I have two spectacular recipes for you guys this week. Today's' recipe for zucchini lasagna which is a truly delicious and super healthy take on a classic, and then tomorrow I'll share peanut butter chocolate … [Read More...]

Wisconsin Farmers Market Cheeseburger

Wisconsin Farmers Market Cheeseburger

This cheeseburger is made with inspiration and ingredients from the Farmers Market and is one delicious and irresistible burger that is sure to become a favorite! Whenever possible in the summer and fall you'll find me at the Farmers Market on Saturdays. I love supporting local and the flavor of farm fresh ingredients just … [Read More...]