Watermelon Raspberry Slushies

I don’t know what it is about watermelon that I love so much, but every summer I eat my weight in it. I figured it was about time to start drinking it, too....


Banana Zucchini Chocolate Chip Muffins

If you’ve never baked with zucchini you’ve been missing out. Everything stays so soft and moist. All thanks to a plant that you can’t taste. You can’t taste it and the only...


Green Powerhouse Salad with Sesame-Ginger Vinaigrette

I’m the first to admit that I have a big sweet tooth. But when it comes right down to it, this is what I want day in and day out. A...


Caramelized Banana Upside-Down Cake

I love caramelized bananas. The depth of flavor is like no other. Browned butter, brown sugar, and the natural banana sugars create the best tasting bananas ever. I wanted to pluck...


Tater-Less Parmesan Zucchini Tots

I have fond childhood memories of tater tots. What kid doesn’t love tater tots. Submerging and smothering them in oodles of ketchup is the best. It’s amazing how closely the texture resembles...


Strawberry Lemonade Bars

Strawberry lemonade is such a quintessential summer drink. Bars that taste like strawberry lemonade are even better than drinking it. The bars are what you’d get if you crossed a crumble-topped...


Do-It-Yourself Guacamole Bar

I’ve always loved guacamole but my consumption this summer has been off the charts. So much so that creating my own guac bar is only fitting. If you’re like me, you don’t...


$300 Amazon or Char-Broil Classic Grill Giveaway

Some blog friends and I put together a fun giveaway for one lucky reader. The winner will receive either $300 to spend on Amazon OR a Char-Broil Classic Grill.


The Best Turtle Brownies

Turtles. The chocolate-covered caramel and pecan clusters that I can eat 5 of in 5 minutes. I love those things. But Turtle-inspired brownies are even better. These are some of the...


Lightened-Up Raspberry Coconut Punch

Summertime refreshment at its finest. This punch goes so down easily that you’ll find yourself looking for a refill in no time. I was trying to think of something new to...