Bourbon Peach Lemonade Smash

Bourbon Peach Lemonade Smash

A little sweet, a little tart, a little fruity and a lot of fun, Bourbon Peach Lemonade Smash is the perfect drink to bid farewell to the summer with.   Are my eyes deceiving me? Is it almost already Labor Day?  I swear the summer just started and now we are at the...
Eggplant Parmesan Pasta

Eggplant Parmesan Pasta

Tender pieces of eggplant are tossed together with shells, fresh mozzarella and an heirloom tomato sauce for a fresh take on eggplant parmesan in this easy weeknight pasta dish.  I have you scratching your head a little bit right now? Where’s the crispy fried...
Pork and Apricot Kebobs

Pork and Apricot Kebobs

These easy make ahead sweet and sour Pork and Apricot Kebobs are the perfect busy weeknight staple with a quick toss on the grill and dinner is on the table in no time.  I like to think we are pretty open and honest around these parts here, right? So with that in...
The Americano Cocktail

The Americano Cocktail

Bitter and refreshing The Americano Cocktail is the perfect pre-dinner apertif to enjoy before sitting down to dinner at home or with friends.  “I’ll have an Americano please. . .” I said to bartender. “An Americano? Isn’t that coffee?...
Bacon Avocado Caprese Breakfast Sandwich

Bacon Avocado Caprese Breakfast Sandwich

Two of summers greatest sandwiches and avocado toast get paired together for breakfast nirvana with Bacon Avocado Caprese Breakfast Sandwich.   Not like this is a huge reveal but my tomato love affair has returned.  Every summer around this time, I go a little nuts...
Mediterranean Brie Burger with Olive Fig Relish

Mediterranean Brie Burger with Olive Fig Relish

Your typical cheeseburger gets a Mediterranean twist with thick slices of brie and a colorful relish of grilled peppers, sweet figs and California Ripe Olives.  Grill a Mediterranean Brie Burger with Olive Fig Relish up for dinner tonight!  Summer produce is hitting...
Corn Cakes with Shrimp and Tomatoes

Corn Cakes with Shrimp and Tomatoes

Get the most out of fresh corn season by making tender Corn Cakes topped with spicy Shrimp and Tomatoes for a fresh and easy weeknight dinner.  I’ve come to the conclusion that writing about summer recipes for me is a giant paradox.  You see, as I was beginning...
Blueberry Bourbon Buckle

Blueberry Bourbon Buckle

Blueberries + Bourbon + Cake = a sweet summer dessert that can’t be missed before blueberry season ends! Grab a pint and bake up a batch of Blueberry Bourbon Buckle today.  Picture this, you’ve just gotten home from a long day in the sun.  Your hands are...
Mango Mojito

Mango Mojito

Fruity, minty, boozy and sweet – Mango Mojitos are all you need to sip on and relax poolside for the rest of the summer.  So who’s hitting the fast forward button on summer? For the first time in years I’m actually doing summer things.  Going to the...