Classic Bruschetta

Every summer I look forward to planting my little herb garden outside on the deck. Basil is one of my favorite herbs and I love using it in my summer recipes, like these Lemon & Basil Grilled Pork Chops. Today, I’m sharing the recipe for my favorite Classic Bruschetta. I make this year-round, but in the summer when I have fresh tomatoes and basil right outside my patio door, I take full advantage of it. Impromptu parties and dinners happen {Read More}

100+ Delicious Summer BBQ Recipes

Here in Wisconsin we’re having such beautiful weather this weekend! Today, it’s supposed to be in the high 70’s! Our family is spending time up north at our lake cabin, putting the dock in, planting flowers and getting things ready for Memorial Weekend. It’s the beginning of my favorite time of year. I love the warmth, the longer days and all the fun that summer brings. . .not to mention the delicious food! That’s why today I’m sharing my ten {Read More}

Tomato Basil Bruschetta

I’m so excited to share this Tomato Basil Bruschetta recipe with you today! Why? Because I’m SUPER proud of it! Why? Because I GREW the main ingredients of this dish outside on my deck! There is just something so satisfying about growing your own fresh vegetables and herbs and then using them in the dishes you feed to your family. I’ll be the first to admit, I really don’t have much of a green thumb. I’ve been known to kill {Read More}

Grilled Balsamic Bruschetta Chicken

                This is the jackpot of all chicken recipes right here. If you love the zip of balsamic and the freshness of herbs and tomatoes, you need to make this chicken ASAP. I know it’s getting to the end of summer, but my basil is still going strong and I’m just not ready to give up the grill for the oven. That will come soon enough! Let me introduce you to the ingredients of this {Read More}