Back to School Healthy Lunches

Classes are back in session. Now it’s time to get the lunch situation back on track. Packing healthy lunches is key. I want to make sure my kids are getting healthy options, but I also want to make lunch fun for them so they don’t get bored of the sandwich in the plastic baggie. I … Continue reading

Dorney Park Food Truck Rally

Get ready for a Food Truck Rally rolling into Dorney Park from August 27th – 28th! With food trucks from across the region and all the thrills of the park, you get the kind of fun that’s only at Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom. The Food Truck Rally will be held during park operating hours … Continue reading

Roasted Tomato and Poblano Salsa

We have an abundance of tomatoes right from our garden.  They’ve provided a great amount of homemade sauce and tomato jam; not to mention their juicy goodness on a salad.  Another great option to add to this list is salsa. Instead of just chopping it up and putting it in the blender I went ahead and roasted my ingredients. … Continue reading

Diner en Blanc Philadelphia picnic food ideas

  One of the biggest events of the year is finally here. Diner en Blanc happening in Philadelphia on August 18th, the location is a mystery revealed just moments before the picnic begins. In honor of the event’s fifth anniversary, the très chic picnic will expand to 5,000 guests in 2016, tying New York City as the … Continue reading

Sweet corn ice cream

It’s been so hot here in Philadelphia lately.  All we have been craving is something cold. I love making homemade ice cream, but I currently do not have an ice cream maker, so it takes a little longer to make. This recipe will take up to 8-24 hours to set nice and firm, but it’s totally … Continue reading

Lizzy Jays Juice

As some of you may know, I love to try different cleanses and juices. I love to make my own as well. This time I got to try Lizzy Jays juice. I was super excited to see what blends they had. I have to say these juices are super refreshing and the smoothie for night … Continue reading

Sartori Chipotle Cheese Chile Rellenos

I’m keeping this post short and sweet. I had to share one of my families favorite easy recipes with my all time favorite cheese brand Sartori cheese.  They just launched their new flavor chipotle and I figured this would be the perfect filling for my chile rellenos. The flavors are so delicious. I hope you … Continue reading

Loaded Baked Potato Salad

I’m not sure about you but we have lots of BBQ parties to go to this summer; including some of our own.  A staple at a lot of BBQs are potato salads.  Some people have recipes that have been passed down and some are very traditional.  For this potato salad I wanted to turn it … Continue reading

The Twisted Tail

Philadelphia has become a great foodie destination.  We have so many amazing restaurants.  I went to a media event a couple of weeks ago and got to sample some stuff at The Twisted Tail. After leaving I told my husband we have to go back to try this place, and a week later we took … Continue reading