Chicken Salad with Grapes and Apples

This is the perfect summer go-to recipe. It is a light and healthy chicken salad that you can eat plain or make into a sandwich or wrap! This recipe makes great leftovers which can make meal prepping for lunches during the week a breeze! What you’ll need: 2 chicken breasts, cooked and chopped into chunks…

Pico de Gallo with Peppers

Again – I LOVE salsa. ❀ This recipe was developed by starting with my love for Pico de Gallo and then adding some peppers for additional color, flavor, and heat. Traditionally, Pico de Gallo is made with tomatoes, onions, cilantro, jalapeno, salt, and lime juice. Which is such a classic go-to. I could eat the…

Chocolate Chip Cookie Sandwiches

We are taking the classic chocolate chip cookie to the next level with this one! You start with your favorite chocolate chip cookie recipe and then add a swirl of yummy buttercream frosting to the middle! This is like an ice cream sandwich that you don’t have to worry about melting! My favorite chocolate chip…

Watermelon Salsa

Chips and salsa is probably my #1 favorite food. Honestly, I could live off of it. Especially when there are so many different and fun varieties of salsa that you can make! This Watermelon Salsa is easy to make and super delicious and refreshing to eat. It is the perfect summer BBQ dish! What you’ll…

BBQ Bacon Hawaiian Pizza

This is Hawaiian pizza on steroids. It is sweet (pineapple), salty (bacon), crunchy (pickles), savory (Canadian bacon), with just a touch of heat (sweet and spicy BBQ sauce)!!! I first tried a pizza like this at a local pizzeria. They call theirs “The Abby” (assuming it is named after an employee there, also, clearly the…

Chocolate Chip – Butterscotch Chip – Pretzel Cookies

If you want to be your dad’s favorite, just make these cookies for Father’s Day! My dad loves chocolate chip cookies, he loves pretzels, and he also loves butterscotch! These cookies really are the triple threat. Bonus — they are super soft, chewy, and like everything I make, very easy! Even if you don’t make…

Strawberry Rhubarb Crisp

Oh my goodness do we have a TON of rhubarb! Up until 2 years ago I had never even had rhubarb and now I look forward to it coming back every summer. If you’ve never had rhubarb before, you definitely should. It is crisp (kind of like celery) and very tart and is best when…

Spinach Dip with Beer Bread

This is a cold spinach dip and is perfect for summer. It is quick, easy, and super impressive to bring to any party. I add red pepper and water chesnuts for crunch and additional flavor. I love this dip paired with beer bread but it is equally delicious on crackers. I like the taste of…