Watermelon Blueberry and Coconut Salad

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Hi Giggles Galore Readers! It is Rachel from R & R Workshop and I'm back with a yummy Watermelon Blueberry and Coconut Salad recipe to share with you today. It's summer and that means Watermelon season is here. :) We buy a watermelon at least once a week and love eating it with our meals or as a snack. I wanted to find a yummy combination to change it up a bit and I had accidentally bought a ton of shredded coconut. I had this for breakfast one morning and loved it! I … [Read more...]

Raspberry Lemonade Mojito

Raspberry Lemonade Mojito Party Drink

By now you may have noticed from my Pink Flamingo Party Cups and Pineapple Flamingo Banner that I'm in the process of planning a tropical themed birthday party.  You can't have a party without a signature drink so this year I'll be serving a refreshing kid-friendly Raspberry Lemonade Mojito. Every year my birthday somehow manages to come and go unnoticed with the hustle and bustle of kids starting school.  This year I decided I would take matters into my own hands and plan my own birthday … [Read more...]

Cupcakery Book Review & Giveaway

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Are you ready for sweetness overload? I'm so excited to share Cupcakery, the newest book to my collection!  This gorgeous book by Toni Miller, the author of the popular blog Make Bake Celebrate, is full of simply irresistible party-perfect cupcakes that you can make in a flash! I met Toni at a conference this past January and loved her passion and enthusiasm for absolutely everything.  She was so bright and bubbly and I knew that her new book would be nothing short of amazing.  When Cupcakery … [Read more...]

Ice Cream Cone Fruit Cups

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This summer forget the sugary sweets; here is a fun and fresh idea for serving fruit at your next event.  These Ice Cream Cone Fruit Cups are great for pool parties, backyard BBQs and make the perfect afternoon snack. I've learned that my kids will usually gobble up anything when it's served in a fun and creative way and this treat is no exception.  This summer serve fresh fruit in ice cream vessels for a creative and healthy alternative to all those sweets.  The kids will love eating their … [Read more...]

Perfect Peach Tea Recipe

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Compensation was provided by Pure Leaf via Mode Media.  The opinions expressed herein are those of the author and are not indicative of the opinions or positions of Pure Leaf. The weather is getting warmer and the sun is finally shining, it's the perfect porch weather!  Just like this perfect summer weather we are enjoying I have the perfect peach tea recipe that is incredibly refreshing, simple to make and ideal for sipping on the front porch. When we moved into our new house I was … [Read more...]

Dirty Coke Float Gift Basket

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ShareSmiles #CollectiveBias I've always believed in the quote "it takes a village to raise a child."  I can't imagine raising my little people without the support, love and advice from my circle of trusted friends and family.  I have been blessed with an amazing "village" that helps keep me afloat.  So this summer I'm saying "thank you" with a Dirty Coke Float Gift Basket and sharing lots … [Read more...]

Cinnamon Swirl Cake Doughnuts

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Every year, spring arrives in what seems to take a forever amount of time, and quickly turns into summer within a week. At least that is what it feels like in New England. We are fortunate to live in the middle of farm country in CT. We have Christmas tree farms to our right and left, blueberries and strawberries growing in our front yard and corn fields to the back. But the best part besides all of that local produce being within walking distance, is the homemade ice cream. Every year, they … [Read more...]

Chocolate Avocado Truffles

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I love chocolate.  I love avocados.  But, I would have NEVER thought to pair those two ingredients to make a rich, decedent dessert that is not only delicious but healthier for you too!  You absolutely have to make these Chocolate Avocado Truffles, they are SO good! My kids school recently hosted a Healthy Recipe Video Challenge and of course my daughter wanted to enter because she wanted to defend her winning title from last year.  You may remember that she created a fun breakfast recipe … [Read more...]

Naked Chocolate Cake with Salted Caramel Frosting

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When there is a celebration there should be cake!  This time of year always brings lots of reasons to celebrate.  No matter what you are celebrating from graduation parties, teacher appreciation celebrations, birthday parties to Mother's Day this Naked Chocolate Cake with Salted Caramel Frosting will be a star. I know this time of year can be crazy busy and running to the grocery store to pick up a store bought cake even seems daunting with your packed schedule, but I'm going to show you how … [Read more...]

Blue Cheese Buffalo Burger Recipe

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SpringIntoFlavor #CollectiveBias I love springtime because we get to break out the grill and dinners become more of an event with impromptu backyard BBQs and friends. The weather was perfect this past weekend and prompted us to host a last minute BBQ with friends and spring into flavor with this Blue Cheese Buffalo Burger recipe and a make-your- own French Fry Bar. With such busy … [Read more...]