Recipes

Fun Back To School Lunch Ideas!

Fun Back To School Lunch Ideas!

With school underway for Fairfield comes the question of what to pack or make for lunch at home if you’re planning on distance learning. Show your husbands this article and maybe they can be in charge of lunch from now on 🙂 For inspiration, our parent site The Local...

Recipes from Local Food Network Expert; Dana Angelo White

Recipes from Local Food Network Expert; Dana Angelo White

You never know who you'll meet at the beach and randomly I met Dana Angelo White, someone we've been following for a while now and who's meals always look amazing on her Instagram (follow her  at @dana_angelo_white you won't be disappointed). She provides healthy meal...

Strawberry Fields Cocktail from Camp Cocktails!

Strawberry Fields Cocktail from Camp Cocktails!

This summer has certainly been an “outdoor” one, and we hope to keep that trend going well into fall. That’s one of the reasons why we love food and drink writer Emily Vikre’s new book,  Camp Cocktails: Easy, Fun and Delicious Drinks for the Great Outdoors, which is...

Fennel Dijon Mussels

Fennel Dijon Mussels

This recipe looked great on @inspoandivy that she is letting us share it with all of you! Alissa shares great outfits, recipes and lifestyle info on her Insta daily, she is great and so resourceful, plus the clothes are a great price point! Enjoy those Fennel Dijon...

Beat the Heat with DIY Popsicles!

Beat the Heat with DIY Popsicles!

Credit: Rosalynn Daniels for @craftboxgirls   Popsicles are synonymous with summer, and for good reason—they’re refreshing on hot days, help hydrate kids and adults alike, and are easy to hold, even for tiny toddler hands. While we don’t judge store bought...

No Bake Cheesecake!

No Bake Cheesecake!

This No-Bake Cheesecake is so creamy, delicious and it’s a great Summer treat! Skip the oven and try this simple, but thick, rich and creamy filling cheesecake. Serve it with fresh berries on top to add a light taste to this summer dessert. Ingredients 2 packages (20...

Loaded Sheet Pan Nachos from Hip Foodie Mom!

Loaded Sheet Pan Nachos from Hip Foodie Mom!

Credit: Sunny Frantz Photography   Thank you to Hip Foodie Mom for sharing this recipe.   Alice Choi, the Pennyslvania-based mom of two behind Hip Foodie Mom, is known for her healthy, fast, weeknight meal ideas. These Loaded Sheet Pan Nachos are one of...

What to do with all those blueberries!

What to do with all those blueberries!

We were very successful last week at Blueberry picking at Silverman's Farm, definitely check it out before Blueberry season ends. Peach and Raspberry picking is also going on now so it would be a good time for a trip to Silverman's. With all the blueberries we have in...

July 4th Recipes

July 4th Recipes

4th of July Dessert Hacks Every 4th of July I plan to make a homemade blueberry lattice crust pie with little stars cut out of the top…you know, real Martha Stewart Living cover worthy stuff. And every year I run out of time and end up making a much simpler dessert....

What to do with all those strawberries!

What to do with all those strawberries!

So many of us went Strawberry picking in the last few weeks and with an over abundance of strawberries wondering what to make! Here are a few Strawberry recipes to help! We washed all ours right away and froze some, gave away some and have been slowly eating the rest!...

Father’s Day Recipes

Father’s Day Recipes

Father's Day is a great time for a BBQ and the weather is looking great for Sunday!  What dad's don't like Bacon, Burgers and Beer? We've put together some simple recipes for Father's Day to make everyone happy!   Maple Double Bacon Cheeseburgers  ...

Kid Friendly Snacks

Kid Friendly Snacks

When going to the beach why do the kids just want to eat snacks? It's like the main reason for them to go to the beach! So make sure you are stocked and here are some simply snacks the kids can help with before heading off to the beach! Chocolate Chip, Peanut Butter...

Memorial Day Recipes!

Memorial Day Recipes!

The holiday weekend might be a little different this year then years past, but doesn't mean we can't celebrate with some delicious Memorial Day recipes! I know the flag cake has been on here before and probably will be again around July 4th but sorry, its been my fav...

Mexican Again!

Mexican Again!

Even if it's not Cinco de Mayo can we just celebrate with tacos every Tuesday? We try to as much as possible! Last week we celebrated with the easy sheet pan chicken I posted a few weeks ago and tonight we might go a little crazy with Sheet Pan Shrimp. I have had...

Easy Cinco Recipes

Easy Cinco Recipes

Alissa from Inspo + Ivy; an online shopping boutique has taken her love for cooking and added recipes to her recent blog. Every time she cooks something up in her stories it looks easy and delish! Take a look at these simple recipes here and check out her website to...

Cheers to Moms – some delicious recipes presented by NuKitchens!

Cheers to Moms – some delicious recipes presented by NuKitchens!

This Mother’s Day, lets raise a glass to all of the Mom’s out there, including us! We’ve become teacher’s, entertainers, chef’s, house cleaners and everything else our families have needed during this quarantine. Treat yourself with this tasty drink (and maybe breakfast in bed with these pancakes!) from NuKitchens, a local family-owned kitchen design company that knows how important a mom and her kitchen truly are!

Turkey Meatball Recipe from Nikki Gallias

Turkey Meatball Recipe from Nikki Gallias

It's always good when a recipe has veggies mixed in so the kids have no idea it's healthy! We had Nikki Gallias from Every Mindful Meal help us out this week with her Turkey Meatball recipe (with zucchini inside!) Nikki is a local Health Coach teaching her clients to...

Recipes we having been making weekly!

Recipes we having been making weekly!

With this crazy time we are living in it's hard to have everything on hand for meals so we don't have to run to the store! I haven't been to Trader Joe's since March 14th and that is so sad to me! I drove by last week and had tears in my eyes, no joke! I like food...

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