Tag Archives: summer

Recipe: Macaroni Pasta Salad

I’m obsessed with deli pasta salad. You know the kind – perfect little elbow macaronis, thick with creamy dressing, studded with goodies like veggies and cheese. I have a few pasta salad recipes in my repertoire but the aim of this … Continue reading

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Recipe: Raspberry Charlotte Cake

I’m kind of obsessed with ice box cakes. There are so many! My family is partial to “Snake Cake” which is just our name for the classic ice box cake made with chocolate wafers and whipped cream. Smitten Kitchen makes a … Continue reading

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Recipe: Broccoli & Bacon Summer Salad

Summer, glorious summer. It’s the time of year that you don’t need to spend daydreaming about BBQs and beach days, you can actually go do them! But you definitely need the right foods to accompany you. Think easy, quick, light, … Continue reading

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Restaurant Recreation: Starbucks’ Iced Chai Tea Latte

Last winter I successfully recreated Starbucks’ Chocolate Chai Latte so I thought I’d try a summer beverage. Just so happens it’s also chai! This is my take on the iced chai tea latte and I’m pretty excited about the outcome. … Continue reading

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Recipe: S’mores Bark

Right now the internet is overrun with of pictures of perfectly roasted, gooey marshmallows and S’mores covered faces. I’m a city person though – I don’t have bonfires and beach parties at the ready, and I only go camping once a summer – … Continue reading

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Recipe: Almond Crisped Peaches

Once the summer farmers markets close up shop for the season I get really sad about the lack of fresh tomatoes and peaches in my life. This recipe is a last hurrah homage to the summer peach. It’s super easy … Continue reading

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Recipe: Summer Peach and Almond Granola

Summer is definitely winding down but this recipe is a good way to hold on to those last few 80 degree days. Summer peaches are my absolute favorite – juicy, sweet, refreshing. This recipe highlights all of that and then … Continue reading

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