Quick Guacamole Recipe

Quick guacamole recipe with only 5 ingredients from @sweetphi

All you need to make this amazingly delicious quick guacamole recipe is 5 ingredients! Avocados are so delicious in guacamole, aren’t they? And while I’m sure there are one million and one different ways to make guac, sometimes all I want to do is have a quick version that can be used for dinner or… 

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Halibut steaks with a roasted red pepper tapenade sauce from @sweetphi

Halibut Steaks with a Roasted Pepper Tapenade

Enjoy the last of summer by breaking out the grill and making this light and delicious dinner of halibut steaks with a roasted red pepper tapenade. It seemed like it was the longest winter-to-spring-to-summer transition ever. Like ever, ever! As soon as I thought the weather was warming and I could put away my winter coat, … [Read More...]

4 ingredient dinner - tortellini with chicken sausage and pesto from @sweetphi

4 Ingredient Dinner -Tortellini with Chicken Sausage and Pesto

This 4 ingredient dinner of tortellini with chicken sausage and pesto is perfect for a quick family meal that everyone is sure to love (did I mention quick? This meal is ready in 20 minutes, all prep included!) Five Ingredient Fridays (or simple cooking and making delicious meals with not a ton of ingredients) doesn't stop … [Read More...]

Surf and turf melts (lobster and steak sandwiches) from @sweetphi

Surf and Turf Melts

Enjoy these surf and turf melts as the perfect luxurious party dish or dinner. Made with lobster tails and filet mignon, these melts meld together perfect flavors of land and sea and sit atop an open faced sandwich that will have you and your guests enjoying bite after bite. Sometimes certain ingredients bring up memories … [Read More...]

5 ingredient chocolate peanut butter ice cream cake from @sweetphi

5 Ingredient Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup Ice Cream Cake

This 5 ingredient chocolate peanut butter ice cream cake is THE no bake ice cream cake to make this summer - everyone will love this dessert and since it's no bake, the ice cream cake only takes a few minutes to put together, the freezer does the rest! My husbands' birthday was this past weekend. Every year I make him a … [Read More...]

5 amazing stops along the Oregon Coast - from @sweetphi

5 Amazing Stops Along the Oregon Coast

Breathtakingly beautiful, the Oregon Coast offers many opportunities for sightseeing, so I'm going to share with you my favorite 5 amazing stops along the Oregon coast. You know how there are just some sights that one will never forget? Well, the beauty of the Oregon coast is one of those sights for me. Every beach is more … [Read More...]

5 ingredient jam crumb bars from @sweetphi

5 Ingredient Jam Crumb Bars

To finish out this wonderful farm to table dinner week I'm going to share a sweet treat - 5 ingredient jam crumb bars! They're my favorite no fuss dessert that feeds a crowd. This week I've shared how to have a farm to table dinner in your backyard along with recipes for a salad with homemade buttermilk ranch dressing and … [Read More...]

How to have a farm to table dinner in your back yard from @sweetphi

How to have a farm to table dinner in your backyard {recipes, decor, and more!}

Do you ever see those pictures of gorgeous farm to table dinners and think how fun it would be to have been there? Well, today I'm going to show you how to have a farm to table dinner in your backyard with recipes, decor and more, so you can have your friends and family over and create your own farm to table dinner! I've … [Read More...]

Roasted potato and kohlrabi salad from @sweetphi

Roasted Potato and Kohlrabi Salad

Make this delicious roasted potato and kohlrabi salad as the perfect side dish to any meal, with hints of garlic, lemon zest, and fresh herbs, this dish will become a side dish favorite! With summer in full swing, it seems like things just keep getting busier and busier. From traveling to family get togethers-it doesn't … [Read More...]

Bentonville, AR

24 Hours in Bentonville, AR {an unexpected art destination}

Sometimes one is pleasantly surprised when one visits a new city, and that is exactly what happened when I spent 24 hours in Bentonville, AR and found that it was an unexpected art destination. This past week  I went on a little trip to Arkansas, it was the second trip as part of the TASTE15: Unearthing the Art and … [Read More...]

Fruit punch recipe from @sweetphi

What to do with leftover fruits {and a fruit punch recipe}

What happens when you have a ton of leftover watermelon, raspberries, peaches, strawberries, and blueberries? Being that fruits are currently in season, it is so easy to go wild with some fruit purchases. I can’t even count how many times I’ve bought an abundance of summer delectable and then realized they have been sitting in … [Read More...]