Pretty in Pink Summer Salad with cream cheese and marshmallows.

Beach days, pool parties, boat trips, and barbecues are what Florida living is all about. When summertime weather heats up, you’ve got to find ways to cool down. Okay, skinny dipping in the pool is quite refreshing, but if your neighbor Duckie is (coincidentally?) trimming his hedges again this weekend, you might want to go for this cold jello salad instead. Fluffy and fruity, my Pretty in Pink Summer Salad will have you feeling chill on the hottest days. Pretty

Pork maple sausage deconstructed egg roll.

Eat that delicious egg roll and keep it low carb with a healthy Maple Pork Egg Roll Bowl. We’re going to ditch the wrapper and go straight for the egg roll filling, which is where all the flavor is anyway! Perfect for the Keto Diet, this egg roll bowl is LCHF (Low Carb High Fat) and full of fiber, so you will satisfy your craving for Chinese food at home in just 20 minutes–and without the

Easy Cauliflower Rice with Meatballs

Three reasons why Easy Roasted Cauliflower Rice with Meatballs in Marinara should be on your meal plan next week: Super tasty. Two-minute prep time. Low-carb and keto-friendly.   Do this and you’ll thank me later: Purchase the three main ingredients in advance (You’ll most likely have the spices and oil on hand in your pantry). Then, on your busiest or most stressful night of the week, remember this very easy recipe

Chicken Parmesan Stuffed Mushrooms with tomato sauce and basil

This Chicken Parmesan Stuffed Mushrooms recipe transforms the humble mushroom into a tender, cheesy, bite-sized indulgence with all the flavors of an Italian classic: Chicken Parmigiana. There is a bit of prep work involved, but I’ve got your back. Simply follow these step-by-step instructions. I’ve included lots of photos and cooking tips to help make your time spent in the kitchen a breeze. These stuffed mushrooms are an impressive appetizer for any party, but since they’re

Caramel Macchiato Brownies with Dark Chocolate Espresso

These Caramel Macchiato Brownies are filled with Hershey’s Special Dark Cocoa and real ground espresso. They’re dark, bold, and rich. Just how I like my man. Lucky for me, my husband fits all three criteria at least once a year (usually in late summer on a boat somewhere in the Florida Keys, when he’s had a few rum and Cokes, and after I just got my nails and hair did due to a month-long gig he worked in May). I cherish

Birthday candles on top of Birthday Crownie cake brownie.

What’s better than birthday cake? No doubt a Birthday Crownie. Today is my son’s 10th birthday. Happy Birthday, Rhodes! Rhodes loves to help me cook in the kitchen, and over the weekend he was so excited to help me bake a Birthday Crownie just for him. A Birthday Crownie is half cake, half brownie; two favorites in one! This Birthday Crownie is made with Ghirardelli Dark Chocolate brownie mix and Betty Crocker Super Moist

Traditional Mexican Tostadas with Refried Beans

My husband is finally happy again, thanks to these delicious Traditional Mexican Tostadas (and a tiny bit of effort on my part). It’s been a weird week with my husband being flat on his back for five days with the flu. Poor thing. You’d think I would have some sympathy, but there is only one minor problem: I wasn’t born with the sympathy gene! Take a look at these Traditional Mexican Tostadas.

Maple Sausage Cream Cheese Jalapeno Poppers with bacon on a white plate.

Now that’s hot. Jalapeño peppers stuffed and baked with maple sausage, cream cheese, sharp cheddar, and crispy bacon. Bring the heat to your next get-together. These delicious Maple Sausage and Cream Cheese Jalapeno Poppers are sure to turn your guests into fans! hot. Spice up your Super Bowl party by serving up these babies, and your guests will be huddled around your platter of delicious cream cheese Jalapeno Poppers until they’re gone (But don’t expect them

Authentic Mexican Chorizo and Egg Tacos

It shouldn’t be this simple, but it truly is: Authentic Mexican Chorizo and Egg Tacos in just a few steps. Surprise your honey on Valentine’s Day morning with these Mexican Chorizo and Egg Breakfast Tacos, along with a Mimosa or three, and even Cupid will succumb to your little love spell. spicy. My beautiful mother-in-law, Gloria, who is of Spanish-Mexican descent, is known for serving up chorizo and eggs for her family as a regular breakfast