Roasted Garlic Parmesan Green Beans

One of my favorite things to do in the summer is visit the local farmer’s market. There’s just something about fresh veggies that makes my heart sing! It’s so much fun to walk up and down the rows of stands, gazing upon the freshest vegetables, baked goods and flowers that money can buy! I spotted some beautiful green beans that just drew me in. Once I got closer to the stand, I noticed the vendor was selling them in three different colors – {Read More}

Ritz Cracker Chicken

My son’s last day of Kindergarten is tomorrow! Where has the time gone?! He’s super excited to be moving on to 1st grade in the fall, but for now, he’s looking forward to summer break! Heck, we’re all looking forward to summer around here. The past few weeks have been rainy and cooler and I’m ready for those hot days and warm summer nights. I say, “BRING IT ON!” We spend most of our time outdoors in the summer. We {Read More}

Lemon Baked Cod

Happy Friday everyone! Even though this was a shorter week because of Memorial Day, it still felt long. Was it long for you, too? Regardless, here we are, and it’s Friday. YEAH for Friday. Fridays here in Wisconsin are awesome especially when it comes to eating. Whether it’s Lenten season or not, every restaurant around has Friday fish specials. That’s just the way it is around here. . .fish fry Friday. So, I thought it was quite appropriate to share {Read More}

Oven-Baked S’mores

Last weekend we packed the family into the car and headed “up north” to our lake cabin. It’s seasonal, which means we “winterize” it around October – turn the water off, shut off the heat and remove all liquids that could freeze. And we close it up. So sad. We check on it once or twice during the winter and spend the rest of the time watching the calendar, anxiously awaiting the first signs of spring. Come spring, we start opening it {Read More}

Skinny Mozzarella Sticks

I love appetizers. I’ll order an appetizer when we go out to eat long before I’ll order dessert at the end of the meal. You, too? The Green Bay Packers just had another big win yesterday and my husband just informed me that we’re having a party this next weekend for the game. My responsibility is always the food, so of course, for a football game, finger foods and appetizers take center stage. Today, I’m sharing a recipe for Skinny {Read More}