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Sausage Green Bean Alfredo

Sausage Green Bean Alfredo is a budget friendly dinner made with an alfredo pasta, green beans and sausage.  September is Hunger Action Month – a time to bring attention to food insecurity. According to the US Department of Agriculture, 1 in 8 Americans were food insecure in 2017. That’s 40 […]

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Fresh Peach Homemade Moonshine

Fresh Peach Homemade Moonshine is easy to make with only a few ingredients. The fresh peaches are cooked down with peach nectar, cinnamon and nutmeg and then pureed. Grain alcohol is added and then you have the perfect homemade moonshine that any peach-lover will enjoy.  My name is Nichole and […]

Cherry Limeade Filled Cupcakes

Cherry Limeade Filled Cupcakes are a cupcake take on the classic Cherry Limeade drink. Vanilla cupcakes are filled with lime curd and then topped with a cherry flavored buttercream frosting. A fresh cherry on top makes the perfect cupcake garnish.  This summer I have come to realize that I have […]

Cherry Cheesecake Buttery Blondies

Cherry Cheesecake Buttery Blondies are the perfect dessert. Sweet cherry jam and cheesecake sit upon a rich browned butter blondie crust.  Disclaimer: I am working with Nielsen-Massey as part of their Bake Your Better campaign. I have received free product in exchange for this post. All opinions remain my own.  They […]

Watermelon and Tomato Gazpacho

Watermelon and Tomato Gazpacho is the perfect summer appetizer or side dish. A chilled soup, made with watermelon, tomatoes, cucumbers, celery and fresh herbs, it’s a light and refreshing option for those hot summer days.  Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Please read my Disclosure Page for more information.  I’ve wanted to […]

Old Bay Corn Pie

Old Bay Corn Pie is the perfect summer side dish, made with fresh corn on the cob, melted cheese and Old Bay seasoning.  Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Please read my Disclosure Page for more information.  You can’t be from Maryland and not love Old Bay seasoning. That’s just the way […]

Open-Faced Tomato Sandwiches

Open-Faced Tomato Sandwiches are served on artisan bread with a creamy cucumber and fresh herb spread for the perfect bite of summer flavors. It’s Farmer’s Market Week! There is nothing better than getting to pick out fresh produce, jams and breads from a local farmers market and making a meal […]

Blueberry Cheesecake Bars

Blueberry Cheesecake Bars are a rich and sweet dessert bar, layered cheesecake studded with fresh blueberries on top of a graham cracker crust. How can you ever go wrong with cheesecake? Would you believe me if I told you that for years I really didn’t like it? I thought it […]

Blueberry Surprise Lemon Cupcakes

Blueberry Surprise Lemon Cupcakes are a light lemon based cupcake, filled with fresh blueberry jam and topped with a lightly sweet buttercream frosting. Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Please read my Disclosure Page for more information.  Cupcakes are my favorite dessert to make. I’ve made a ton of them […]

Blueberry Cheesecake Ice Cream

Blueberry Cheesecake Ice Cream is a no-churn ice cream swirled with a fresh blueberry syrup, cheesecake filling and crumbled graham crackers. Oh my, you guys! This ice cream is out of this world. There’s a local dairy that sells fresh ice cream in the summer (seriously, you can see the […]