Watermelon Lemonade Recipe

Your summer is about to get a whole lot sweeter with this refreshing Watermelon Lemonade recipe. Nothing beats a glass of fresh squeezed lemonade on a hot summer day, but when you add sweet watermelon it's like all your summer dreams come true. Classic lemonade meets sweet and refreshing in this Watermelon Lemonade Recipe. It's the perfect summertime drink, great for backyard BBQs or those hot, lazy summer days. My kids love watermelon and it's pretty much a summer staple at our house. I … [Read more...]

Memorial Day BBQ

Memorial Day is the unofficial start of the summer season, and with it comes the promise of carefree days, pool parties and BBQs. This year kick off the summer season with a Memorial Day BBQ. Outdoor entertaining is one of my favorite things because it doesn't have to be elaborate or costly.  All you need is simple and delicious food, great company and a festive atmosphere.  I am hanging out on the Tuesday Morning blog sharing everything you will need to throw your own festive Memorial Day … [Read more...]

Grill Master Personalized Wood Sign

Summer is upon us, and along with it comes grilling season. Our family loves firing up the grill and dining al fresco during the warm summer months. But, let's be honest when it comes to grilling I'm usually not the one in charge. My husband is the grill master around here, which is why I decided to make him this Grill Master Personalized Wood Sign. This DIY hanging sign will help him keep all his BBQ tools organized and handy while he is out manning the grill. This sign would make a great … [Read more...]

Cucumber and Onion Salad + Giveaway

It's that time of year again for backyard BBQs, pool parties, trips to the beach and dining al fresco. Outdoor entertaining is the best, it doesn't demand anything elaborate, just simple food and good company.  This Cucumber and Onion Salad will quickly become one of your go-to recipes this summer, it's light, refreshing and incredibly simple to make. As the weather turns warmer I can't think of anything better than moving the party outdoors. Which is why I am so excited to share my friend … [Read more...]

Almond Joy Granola Parfait

Disclosure: I’m proud to be working with CVS Pharmacy to help spread the word about their tasty and better-for-you Gold Emblem and Gold Emblem abound exclusive snack lines. All opinions expressed are my own, and all product claims or program details shared should be verified at CVS.com or with the appropriate manufacturers The weather is warmer, school is almost out and there are lots of reasons to celebrate. Whether you are celebrating mom on Mother's Day, packing a picnic for a summer concert … [Read more...]

Referee Coke Floats

Are you watching the big game in two weeks?  Do you have big plans for hosting a party or do you plan to take it easy and just enjoy it from the comfort of your own couch?  No matter how you decide to watch the big game there's no question your celebration should include Referee Coke Floats, they're a game winning treat! I'm a sucker for fun themed food and drinks at parties. I think those little extra details are what make the celebration extra fun and memorable.  But, as you know I like to … [Read more...]

25 Football Game Day Recipes

Right now, it's up in the air who's playing the Super Bowl on February 7th this year...  But more importantly, have you figured out your Game Day Menu yet? Don't go for the norm- chips and dip, regular chicken wings, and frozen pizzas. Think outside the box and try out some unique and tasty Football Game Day Recipes. Lots of great food to munch on during the game and not have to worry about whether or not you need to refill the dip bowl or make more frozen foods. Don't reach for the frozen … [Read more...]

Tailgate Chopped Tater Tots

In Texas, some might say football is everything. Small towns and big cities alike look forward to Friday nights and gathering together to cheer for their hometown team. When you love something as fervently as Texans love their football you celebrate with great food! Today we're bringing the football frenzy to you with our Tailgate Chopped Tater Tots! This season, OZARKA® is celebrating the many facets of Texas high school football including community pride, homecoming and tailgating. I'm … [Read more...]

Simple Labor Day Party Ideas

Labor Day weekend is our final chance to savor the last bits of Summer fun! Summer's last hoorah, if you will. Today, I'm sharing easy ways to make the most of your relaxing Labor Day gathering with these simple Labor Day Party Ideas. Simple decor, and festive colors will help keep your party set up simple and stress free. I recently found a vintage ironing board, and gave it a quick, festive update. I added stars & stripes, and knew it would work perfectly as a food table. When … [Read more...]

Grilled Mexican Street Corn

This is a sponsored conversation written by me of behalf of Ball Park® brand. The opinions and text are all mine. Even though the kids are back in school and summer is officially winding down there are still a few weekends left to enjoy the warm weather and backyard BBQs.  Whether you are hosting a BBQ for friends on the weekend or just grilling up a quick and easy week night meal, this grilled Mexican Street Corn recipe is the perfect side dish. Juicy, golden, sweet kernels of corn are … [Read more...]