Fresh Squeezed Lemonade: Perfect for a Pizza Date

Let me tell you about my month so far. IT HAS BEEN BUSY! That’s pretty much an understatement. For those who may have caught a glimpse of me, I’ve been running garage sales, getting kids off to camp, taking a bazillion conference calls, planning for a family trip, trying to keep the house in order, re-directing a mischievous puppy, and well. . .there’s more, but I need to take a minute and breathe. Yes, breathe. I forget to do that {Read More}

The Best BBQ Chicken

Today, let’s talk chicken. Not just any chicken. Let’s talk about THE BEST BBQ CHICKEN! Why is it the best? Well, you’d think the secret would be in the sauce, right? Not this time. No sir. The secret is in. . .the BRINE! Let me explain. How many times have you gotten excited about throwing chicken drumsticks on the grill, lathering them up with that delicious BBQ sauce, timing everything just right so you didn’t overcook them. . .only to take the {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}

Cilantro Lime Chicken Skewers

At our house the grill is still going strong. What about at your house? Are you still grilling, or are you beginning to break out the slow cooker and oven-baked recipes, gearing up for fall? I’m just not quite ready for that yet! Today I’m sharing a recipe for Cilantro Lime Chicken Skewers – tender pieces of chicken breast marinated in cilantro, lime and garlic, skewered and then grilled to perfection! Can I get an AMEN? It’s such a wonderful {Read More}

The Best Steak Marinade

This is the best steak marinade! A delicious and easy homemade marinade that’s bursting with flavor! Perfect for any cut of beef, but absolutely divine on Ribeye steaks! The countdown to Memorial Weekend is on and Father’s Day is just around the corner! The grill has been broken in for the season and we’re looking forward to many more afternoons and evenings of preparing our meals out on the deck. We’re big fans of steak  in our house, and here {Read More}