After a rainy, cold start to what was supposed to be summer, we Minnesotans started to believe the sun forgot about us. Last week, we finally got to bask in some glorious summery temperatures. The weather has been nice for three whole days in a row, and it’s supposed to stay that way all week… CONTINUE READING »
Posts Tagged: fruit
Kids love strawberries and strawberries love our Lemonade Fruit Dip Mix … so get a whole slug of strawberries, wash them then just leave them whole, and make a few batches of our fruit dip – the magic is in the simple taste and the easy yet beautiful display.
Coffee – sometimes it’s the only thing that gets me through the day. Well, that and sweets. So imagine my excitement when I found this dip – it’s literally my two life-savers in one dish!
This is a drink that’s perfect in a chilled highball glass garnished with orange peel for entertaining – or perfect in a juice glass after the kids are FINALLY asleep.
I love eating too much to swap out real food for a protein shake. Seriously…have you ever tried one of those things? Blech. Since the store-bought shakes are NOT for me…I have been tinkering with some homemade shake recipes…which can be AWESOME! So give yourself – and your kids! – a little protein boost to start their day – try a Banana Chai Protein Shake for breakfast!
A couple months ago when I was on vacation in Florida I fell in love with coconut pineapple ice cream. It was so delicious I knew I had to come up with a recipe using the ice cream. So here it is, but beware – you won’t be able to eat just one piece, and your guests will rave about it.
There is nothing better than lighting up someone’s face, is there? How about lighting up someone’s face this weekend with Janice Daigle’s (NY) totally boss Blue Ribbon Blueberry Cobbler. With just 3 ingredients, it’s crazy easy to make!
As a wife and mother of three active kids I’m always looking for ways to increase family time. Often times during summer evening meal preparation my husband and kids are outside grilling and I’m in the kitchen baking dessert.
With an Independence Day celebration on the horizon, I decided to get cute and crafty. This is not something I do often…so I have to bolster myself for the challenge, preferably with a nice libation. So this project worked out well for me, as it became the container for a very refreshing Watermelon Cooler!