International Recipes for the Olympics plus Tasty Tuesdays

The 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio are right around the corner, so this week I compiled some fabulous recipes from across the globe to get you in the spirit.   I’d be here all day if I posted recipes from every country that will be participating in the Games, but I did my best …

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Happiness is Homemade Link Party #130

Welcome back to another great week at Happiness is Homemade Link Party!!! Over on Munofore, I show how I filled in an empty spot in my yard with this fun garden sign made from an old skimboard. And here on That Recipe I posted about Mac and Cheese to go: Macaroni and Cheese Muffins! And …

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Mac and Cheese Muffins plus Tasty Tuesdays Linky Party

According to my trusty list of fun yet irrelevant holidays, July 14th is National Macaroni and Cheese Day. So for something a little different I made it to go with these Mac and Cheese Muffins. There’s nothing really complicated about baked macaroni and cheese, and I made it a bit faster by baking them in …

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Happiness is Homemade Link Party #129

Welcome back to another great week at Happiness is Homemade Link Party!!! Those of you that linked up last week made it hard on me to pick the features. So much fun and delicious ideas I don’t even know what to make first. I had a busy blogging week with three fun posts Now lets …

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King Size Brookie – Fill the Cookie Jar

It is time to Fill the Cookie Jar again! This month the FTCJ Bloggers have a patriotic theme to our cookies, so be sure to scroll to the bottom of the post to see what they brought to the virtual cookie exchange. My contribution is this King Size Brookie: half brownie, half chocolate chip cookie. …

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No Sugar Added Citrus Squash Drink plus Tasty Tuesdays

Have you ever heard of a “Squash” drink? I am not talking about a pumpkin smoothie. This is a refreshing alcohol free bubbly citrus drink. Traditionally it is a Lemon Squash, and Martha Stewart has a recipe for a Lime Squash. But, I decided to combine lemon, lime and orange to make a Citrus Squash. …

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Happiness is Homemade Link Party #128

Welcome back to another great week at Happiness is Homemade Link Party!!! I hope the Canadians enjoyed their Canada Day and the Americans are enjoying their Independence Day. Yup, it is party central in North America this weekend! This week, I posted a delicious and healthy Mango Salsa that is as easy as chop, mix …

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Mouthwatering Mango Salsa plus Tasty Tuesdays Linky Party

In this simple Mango Salsa, the flavors of the sweet mangoes, salty olives and zesty peppers combine for a mouthwatering taste sensation. You can serve it as a salsa on chips or tacos, etc. Or try it like a fruit salad. I had to make a few substitutions to the original recipe below based on …

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Happiness is Homemade Link Party #127

Welcome back to another great week at Happiness is Homemade Link Party !!! This was our first full week of Dad back at Summer School, so that meant three long days teaching for him and three long days of hearing “When is Dad going to be home” for me. Over on Munofore I share 5 …

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Summer Treats: Popsicles plus Tasty Tuesdays Linky Party

Last week we had so many inspirational dishes shared. But, since today is officially summer I had to feature one of my favorite summer treats: Popsicles. But these aren’t your ordinary colored sugar water in an ice tray ice pops. These bloggers really stepped up their frozen treat game with some wonderful combinations. Clockwise from …

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Mutant Muffins: Lemon Blueberry Muffins with Spinach #CIC

Every¬† month the Crazy Ingredient Challenge Bloggers choose two ingredients that may not normally be paired together and make a recipe from them. This month we chose Spinach and Blueberries. I could have gone with a salad or a smoothie, but I like to push the envelope a bit with the CIC. So, I came …

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Happiness is Homemade Link Party #125

Welcome back to another great week at Happiness is Homemade Link Party!!!   Happy Father’s Day to the Fathers out there. I have a little chuckle for you over on Munofore: Dad Vader memes. Funny whether you are a Father or not. THIS WEEK’S FEATURES Garlic Butter Shrimp from Morsels Of Life   Homemade Hand …

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Cheddar Beer Bread – only 4 ingredients!

Yes, you can make a hearty flavorful loaf of bread with just four simple ingredients. And this Cheddar Beer Bread is great alongside so many meals and makes great sandwiches with leftovers.   As you can guess, two of the ingredients are cheese and beer. Use any beer and cheese you want here. I “stole” …

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Oh So Easy Chocolate Fudge and Tasty Tuesdays Linky Party

Some fudge recipes have a long list of ingredients or a complex cooking procedure that rely on achieving the perfect temperature in order to get it to set properly. That’s why I love this recipe. Not only does it taste delicious, it is so easy to make and cooks in just 5 minutes.   This …

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Happiness is Homemade Link Party #124

Welcome back to another great week at Happiness is Homemade Link Party!!! In order to sneak a little learning in this summer vacation, I did a two for one Nate the Great Fest this week on Munofore and That Recipe: On Munofore, I have some fun Nate the Great related activities to help make reading …

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