Resaurant-Style Chicken Tikki Masala

Chicken thighs are marinated in a flavorful, spiced yogurt marinade, then grilled and thrown into an incredible made-from-scratch tikki masala tomato sauce.---Serve with rice for a winner weeknight dinner!

Chicken thighs are marinated in a flavorful, spiced yogurt marinade, then grilled and thrown into an incredible made-from-scratch tikki masala tomato sauce.—Serve with rice for a winner weeknight dinner! And that right there is just a winner-winner of a HOMEMADE chicken dinner if I ever saw one… In my face. In your face. Period. Bye.Read more

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookie Snack Bars

Jam-packed with oats, nuts and plenty of gooey chocolate, these simple ultra-chewy snack bars are the best way to energize on a busy weekday!

Jam-packed with oats, nuts and plenty of gooey chocolate, these simple ultra-chewy snack bars are the best way to energize on a busy weekday! We’re into snack season now, guys. Eat, live and breaaaath all the snacks. Mostly eat though, if we’re being completely honest here. While at the same time we’re cranking out theRead more

Herb-Roasted Summer Tomato Sauce

Slow-roasted for hours in plenty of herbs and garlic, this tomato sauce packs in the absolute BEST flavors of summer! --- It's awesome on top of pasta and freezes wonderfully.

Slow-roasted for hours in plenty of herbs and garlic, this tomato sauce packs in the absolute BEST flavors of summer! — It’s awesome on top of pasta and freezes wonderfully. Breaking Announcement!!!   Summer’s not over yet. Even though the back-to-school commercials are on every 5 minutes, even though Halloween candy is already showing upRead more

Snickerdoodle Ice Cream Sandwiches

Creamy vanilla ice cream is sandwiched between homemade extra-soft and chewy snickerdoodles to create the ultimate cookie ice cream sandwich!

Creamy vanilla ice cream is sandwiched between homemade extra-soft and chewy snickerdoodles to create the ultimate cookie ice cream sandwich! Fall quickly approacheth. Ice cream’s hey-days are numbered. What does this lovely mid-August Friday call for? Ice cream sandwiches! Iswoon and Iscream. Literally. And with snickerdoodles, guys. Say it with me: SNICKER-DOODLES. The first runner-up inRead more

Zucchini Parmesan Buttermilk Biscuits

You'd never guess that these ultra-light and flaky buttermilk biscuits are loaded up with shredded zucchini! Paired with nutty Parmesan cheese and an unmistakable buttery flavor, even zucchini-haters will declare these a keeper!

You’d never guess that these ultra-light and flaky buttermilk biscuits are loaded up with shredded zucchini! Paired with nutty Parmesan cheese and an unmistakable buttery flavor, even zucchini-haters will declare these a keeper! So I kind of get the feeling that I’m starting to sound like a broken record with all my talk of zucchiniRead more

Peach Blueberry Oatmeal Crumble

This stunning summer fruit crumble has it all! Bursting with fresh blueberries and peaches and covered with an amazing buttery oatmeal crumble.---A big scoop of vanilla ice cream on top is necessary!

This stunning summer fruit crumble has it all! Bursting with fresh blueberries and peaches and covered with an amazing buttery oatmeal crumble.—A big scoop of vanilla ice cream on top is necessary! I’m in a mode right now, guys. And it’s called oh-my-gosh-summer’s-almost-over-and-I’ve-gotta-squeeze-ALL-the-peaches-and-blueberries-and-such-into-everything-while-I-still-can! So what’s a girl to do except throw ALL of it into a fruitRead more

Rainbow Veggie Chef’s Salad with Creamy Pesto Ranch Dressing

A rainbow of fresh summer veggies combines with the classic chef's salad and an extra-creamy pesto ranch dressing in this ultimate veggie-lover's lunch salad!

A rainbow of fresh summer veggies combines with the classic chef’s salad and an extra-creamy pesto ranch dressing in this ultimate veggie-lover’s lunch salad! Another mid-August Monday, another salad in your face. …literally loaded with nearly all the summer things. A legit plethora of rainbow veggies. (nearly all from my garden, yo!)  All the makin’s ofRead more

5-Ingredient Peanut Butter Banana S’mores

Layered with banana slices, creamy peanut butter, gooey chocolate and marshmallow, no one will be able to resist these ultimate s'mores! --- Includes directions for either oven or campfire method.

Layered with banana slices, creamy peanut butter, gooey chocolate and marshmallow, no one will be able to resist these ultimate s’mores! — Includes directions for either oven or campfire method. Now this is what I call Friday DONE RIGHT. TG to the IF!! S’mores all around. ♥ Also, don’t hate me because I KNOW that I’m totally lateRead more

Double-Chocolate Zucchini Pancakes

Unbelievably moist and fluffy and loaded with a double-delight of chocolate, nobody will ever guess that there's zucchini hiding inside these dynamite pancakes!

Unbelievably moist and fluffy and loaded with a double-delight of chocolate, nobody will ever guess that there’s zucchini hiding inside these dynamite pancakes! It could be entirely possible that I’m taking the zucchini craze just a liiiiitle too far today… But then….um, I just now realize that going overboard on green stuff is a GOOD thing.Read more

Greek Orzo Pasta Salad with Sauteed Herbed Cherry Tomatoes

This colorful Greek-style orzo pasta salad is loaded with plenty of herbed sweet cherry tomatoes and is tossed in a light balsamic vinaigrette for one stunning summer salad!

This colorful Greek-style orzo pasta salad is loaded with plenty of herbed sweet cherry tomatoes, lots of other garden goodness, and is tossed in a light balsamic vinaigrette for one stunning summer salad! Salad daaaays! It’s going down, guys.   Did you know that August is like a super-short month as far as summer dining is concerned? Seriously!Read more

Summer Peach Upside-Down Coffee Cake

An unbelievable caramel-y peach topping stars in this classic summer cake, made healthier and into breakfast coffee cake-form!

An unbelievable caramel-y peach topping stars in this classic summer cake, made healthier and into breakfast coffee cake-form! Partying it up with peaches today, y’all. Get ready. So peaches. Peaches everywhere! In all the things. Literally at every corner of the internet. They are my life right now. Obviously with zucchini coming in close second.Read more

Raspberry Peach Cocktail Slushies

These spiked cocktail slushies are just exploding with summery peaches and raspberries! Whip 'em up in 5 minutes and sip the weekend away in style!

These spiked cocktail slushies are just exploding with summery peaches and raspberries! Whip ’em up in 5 minutes and sip the weekend away in style! ‘Er, GULP in style. No sipping. Only gulping will be tolerated as far as these slushies go. Are y’all ready for Round #2 of Boozy Friday? I’m kinda sensing aRead more