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Chicken Gyros with Watermelon Rind Tzatziki Recipe

Hi friends, and happy National Watermelon Month! That's right, July is National Watermelon Month, and I'm so excited to continue my partnership with The Watermelon Board this year to bring you more fun recipes and tips for using one of my favorite summer fruits - watermelon! First up: these flavorful and summery Chicken Gyros with Watermelon Rind Continue Reading …

Mix & Match Stir Fry Recipes

Hey guys! It's been a little while since I posted a mix & match recipe, so I'm excited to share another one today, this time featuring Mix & Match Stir Fries! Mix & match recipes involve a few key components that you can switch around based on what you have on hand - in the case of stir fry, you can mix & match vegetables, proteins, Continue Reading …

Chimichurri Grilled Shrimp Recipe

This Chimichurri Grilled Shrimp recipe will be a crowd pleaser at your next BBQ – or enjoy it as a quick weeknight meal. Thank you to Dish on Fish for partnering with me on this post! The summer heat has officially set in, and that makes grilling my current favorite way to prepare dinner. No hot oven heating up our air conditioned house + no Continue Reading …

Lemon Avocado Hummus Recipe

This Lemon Avocado Hummus Recipe is the love child of hummus and guacamole. It makes a great sandwich spread and a yummy appetizer for social gatherings – or enjoy it as an afternoon snack with crackers and veggies! I first posted this lemon avocado hummus recipe back in 2010, before I understood the wonders of SEO (search engine Continue Reading …

Creamy Vegan Salad Dressing Recipe

I have a fun new recipe for you guys today that’s perfect for summer – a Creamy Vegan Salad Dressing recipe! For my vegan friends who miss creamy dressings (and don’t want to use tofu), this recipe is for you. But everyone else will enjoy it just as much, too! :) This recipe is my latest McCormick partnership creation; I’ve been getting a Continue Reading …

Easy Homemade Cranberry Sauce Recipe

I have a treat for you guys today, just in time for Thanksgiving: an easy homemade cranberry sauce recipe! This flavorful and unique cranberry sauce is free of refined sugar and as easy as it gets to make. Sweet, tangy, and bright, it can also be made days in advance to save time. Cranberry sauce is one of those things that can be Continue Reading …

Healthier Super Bowl Sunday Seven Layer Dip!

Looking for a healthier (but still delicious) version of the classic Super Bowl Sunday Seven Layer Dip for this weekend? Look no farther. The secret? Using nonfat plain Greek yogurt instead of sour cream and mayonnaise! Your friends and family won’t even notice the difference… I promise. (photo source) Healthier Super Bowl Sunday Seven Layer Continue Reading …

PFB Challenge #2: Fresh Thai Summer Rolls!

Today, I did something I’m very proud of: I made Thai Summer Rolls! And they were AWESOME. Yummmm! Thai is one of my absolute favorite types of food, but I’ve actually NEVER made a Thai recipe before! I always put it off because I never had the more obscure Thai recipe staples on hand, and was intimidated by the unfamiliar ingredients and Continue Reading …