Recipe Box, Peachy Spinach Salad with Bacon and Buttery Almonds

Here’s an easy and delicious salad, featuring ripe summer peaches, that is perfect for an end of summer dinner Baby spinach, romaine lettuce, fresh peaches, red grapes, crispy bacon, buttery almonds, bleu cheese and poppy seed dressing… Quite a yummy combination! With or without bacon, it’s a winning combo~ and if you don’t like bleu … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Easy Peasy Cheesy Vidalia Onion Dip

Thinking about upcoming Fall football and game watching noshes I tried out a new dip recipe last weekend No gathering is complete without a tasty dip, right? One of my favorite go to dips is Wedge Salad Dip And this Cheesy Vidalia Onion Dip is even easier to prepare Not only can you mix and … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Ranch Roasted Potatoes

I was relaxing with friends at the beach house this past week, and I wanted dinners to be not only delicious but easy… These potatoes fit that description to a tee and go so perfectly with grilled chicken or steak and grilled vegetables All you do is cut petite red potatoes into wedges, peel on … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Gringo Enchiladas

“Hey, I’m going to use that leftover roasted chicken and the vegetables we have on hand and make enchiladas for dinner” said HHjr “Sounds great, and there’s a can of red enchilada sauce in the pantry” I replied “and a can of black beans and corn” “I’m going to keep the corn and black beans … Continue reading

The Organized Life, August Paint Bucket

Tomorrow is August 1, which means Summer is rapidly slipping away …But! As much as we all love thinking about Fall, cooler temps and comfort food, I still want to savor the last days Summer I was having trouble picking a theme/flavor of the month because this list is such a hodge podge of recipes… … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Cheesy Zucchini Biscuits

Okay, this is one of those “drop what you’re doing and make me now!” recipes! These no yeast biscuits are dreamy cheesy good, they even received a two thumbs up from my resident chef! The grated zucchini makes them moist and tender and parsley gives them a nice dash of color Grate the zucchini with … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Lemon Blueberry Bread Pudding

How about a breakfast casserole bursting with blueberries and lemon flavor? This bread pudding is made with rolls instead of bread Easy to assemble, It is made the day before baking so the rolls can soak up the lemon custard When you get up in the morning, you pop it into the oven for 1 … Continue reading

Views from the Porch, 4th Fun & Menu

I’ve been relaxing at the beach this past week, lots of fun, friends, fireworks and fish! The guys love to go fishing, especially during Snapper season They’ve caught some big ones! CC brought her gymnastics mat and it didn’t take the kids long to discover it made a great slide into the pool We caught … Continue reading

Throwback Thursday, Zucchini & Pimiento Cheese Strata

It’s officially zucchini season, and this is one of my very favorite ways to enjoy zucchini This strata has layers of flavor It can be cut into large or small pieces to enjoy for breakfast, brunch, lunch, appetizers or dinner! Zucchini is available year round, so whether it’s summer and your garden is overflowing, or … Continue reading

The Organized Life, July Paint Bucket

Summer is in full swing in the USA We are enjoying wonderful summer fruits & vegetables, strawberries, blueberries, garden tomatoes, corn on the cob, and Zucchini~ July’s flavor of the month! You can see photos of July’s recipe inspirations in the July section of my Monthly Paint Bucket here Appetizers Thai Zucchini and Cucumber Noodle … Continue reading