The Organized Life, June Paint Bucket

June!

beach bummin 4 thepaintedapron.com

Summer!

 

beach dreamin table thepaintedapron.com

Here’s some things I’m thinking about cooking this month

You can see photo inspirations on the June Paint Bucket here,

Also what I’m thinking about for the week of the 4th of July here

Appetizers

Brown Butter Fried Onion Rings from Bon Appetit

Spring Rolls with hoisin dipping sauce

Skinny  Green Chili Chicken Enchilada Dip from the Recipe Runner

Mac & Cheese Bites from Chef in Training

Sides

Margarita Salad

3 Cheese Grits Casserole

Apple Bacon Coleslaw from Ghetto Foodie

Sauteed Brussels Sprouts with Bacon, Onion and Rosemary from Life in Between

Main Dish

Grilled Coconut and Pineapple Sweet Chili Shrimp from Closet Cooking

Blackberry Chicken Spinach Salad from Will Cook for Smiles

Original King’s Ranch Casserole from Lulu’s Musings

BBQ Chicken Pizza with Coleslaw

Desserts

Father’s Day themed cake

No Bake Peanut Butter Chocolate Chex Bars from Six Sister’s Stuff

Canyon Ranch Spa healthy Orange Pecan Cookies from French Gardner Dishes

Miscellaneous

Creamy Strawberry Poppy Seed Dressing from Carlsbad Cravings

Peach Scones

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May is a busy month all around and I didn’t get to cook as many things as I wanted to…Here’s what I did make from the May Paint Bucket

 

Brie Stuffed Artichokes combined with Grilled Veggie Flatbread and turned into

4 Cheese Spinach & Artichoke Pizza

 

artichoke heart pizza

Asian Peanut Coconut Dressing from Carlsbad Cravings was delicious on Asian Pasta Salad with Creamy Coconut Dressing

 

Asian Pasta & Peanut Salad

 

Wild Rice Salad with Corn, Blueberries, Almonds from Bon Appetit  turned into Wild Rice Salad with Corn, Peas & Blueberries

 

wild rice salad with blueberries

Smorgastorta {Swedish sandwich cake} turned into a bacon rose topped

Mini Smorgastorta

 

chicken salad luncheon cake

Chicken Tacos turned into Two Way Tacos with Roasted Tomato & Squash Salsa

Cheesy chicken tacos are topped with creamy guacamole and then the vegetable salsa in corn tortilla shells

 

chicken tacos with roasted tomato salsa

 

BBQ Pork Tacos, with pulled pork, BBQ sauce and vegetable salsa in a flour tortilla

 

lime garnished pork tacos

 

Lemon Pound Cake turned into  Last Minute Lemon Loaf Cake

 

citrus glazed lemon loaf

 

If I had to pick a favorite this month it would be the Two Way Tacos with Roasted Tomato & Squash Salsa and another recipe that wasn’t on my bucket list, Almond Danish and Buried Almond Danish Bake

These are new family favorites~

 

almond danishalmond danish breakfast

Eat Well!

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I will be joining these fabulous parties and blogs

Celebrate and DecorateRustic and Refined,

Between Naps on the Porch, Coastal Charm, Cooking and Crafting with J&JThe Scoop, Something to Talk AboutA Stroll Thru Life    Inspire Me Monday

Crafty Staci,   Tickle My TastebudsWow Us Wednesday

Full Plate ThursdayWork it Wednesday

Home Matters, Idea BoxPoofing the Pillows

Sweet Inspiration

Comments
8 Responses to “The Organized Life, June Paint Bucket”
  1. Mary says:

    Lots of delicious inspiration in your kitchen Jenna! I’ve spent all my creative energy digging in the dirt, thank goodness for rotisserie chicken from the grocery store 🙂

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  2. Jodi says:

    So much yumminess. Enjoy those Brussels sprouts. 😉

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  3. Jenna, you are a busy chef! Fabulous foodie inspiration!

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  4. Liz Mackie says:

    Thank you and have a great day.

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  5. What a wonderrful surprise to find the oranage-pecan cookies on your June Paint Bucket Jenna! So many of your selections look absolutely tantalizing: the blackberry chicken spinach salad and the coconut shrimp-pineapple chili skewers have my attention! Top that with a peach scone??? Heaven!!

    Johanne Lamarche

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  6. Lynn says:

    The strawberry poppy seed dressing sounds really good! Happy June-enjoy:@)

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  7. Helen Adams says:

    I love your Bucket List, I would like to try your tacos, yum! Thanks so much for sharing with Full Plate Thursday and have a great weekend!
    Miz Helen

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