A Spicy Michelada Recipe, perfect for Cinco de Mayo. Ole!
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Looking for an interesting spin on Mexican favorites? Grilled Tex Mex Stuffed Avocado Recipe, a low carb meal that comes together in a hurry!
A Caribbean sensation, the Drunken Monkey Cocktail, is a relaxing beverage anytime of year.
Easy to make Honey Sriracha Chicken Skewers with Hawaiian appeal! A fabulous main course any night of the week.
A dazzling Seafood Cioppino Recipe, to delight the senses and warm the belly. This seafood stew is not to be missed!
Crazy about mojitos? This creamy Frozen Coconut Mojito recipe is laced with coconut, yet offers the limey-mint quality we know and love!
Fragrant tender Caribbean Confetti Rice, a vibrant side dish for all your spring and summer get-togethers!
Simple Paleo Coconut Shrimp Recipe with tropical flavor and crunch! A new family favorite.
Tangy-sweet and savoy Fig Prosciutto Pizza with homemade pizza crust. A family favorite great for the oven or grill!
Amy Jacko is here today to help you pack for your weekend camping trips this season. Check out her camping checklist of everything you’ll need to be prepared!
A few weeks ago I spent a fast and furious day in Iowa. I made some new friends, learned a few things I didn’t know about farming corn, and did some things I’d never experienced before.
Amelia Island Restaurants and Travel Tips! Today we’re sharing the best places we found to eat, stay, and the most fun things to do in Ferandina Beach and Amelia Island, Florida.
If you’ve ever read my About page, you know I am a self-proclaimed pork-aholic. I love pork. Bacon, ham, tenderloin, chops, pork shoulder, sausage… I’ve never met a pork product I didn’t like. Therefore I felt it would be beneficial to learn more about how pigs are farmed here in the US.
Grapefruit Cream Pie, a vibrant play on Lemon Cream Pie with a tantalizing bitter-sweet ruby red bite!
Just look at this gorgeous Meyer Lemon Tart from my sweet friend Roxana Yawgel.
These fun Easter cookies will give Mr. Bunny a run for his money. Tender graham cracker cookies topped with chocolate and marshmallow Peeps make these S’more Cookies completely irresistible!
Hands down, The Best Sugar Cookie Recipe, we’ve ever tested! Learn How to Make Sugar Cookies that everyone will love. These little guys are light, pillowy, and packed with flavor.
Again with the salads? Yes, this time of year I’m cranking them out right and left. To shake things up, this particular salad offers a little decadence along with the greens! In a perfect world my husband and kids would be jumping up and down for “salad night”. Can you imagine what that would look […]
Provincial-Style Red Potato Salad Recipe loaded with roasted new potatoes, fresh herbs, garlic and capers. This potato salad recipe is easy to make and just as easy to love!
An elegant and easy Duck confit Salad! Perfect for serving to that special someone on upcoming holidays involving hearts and chocolates…
This cool and refreshing summer salad with a touch of creamy decadence from California Burrata cheese and sparkling yogurt dressing, is a must-have this summer.
Cool refreshing watermelon gazpacho with chunks of cucumber, cantaloupe, watermelon, mint and nutty asiago shavings. This gazpacho recipe is a winner with both children and adults, and makes a lovely meal or appetizer in the thick of the summer heat.
Grilled Ham Steaks with Southern Kale Salad. Sometimes a good idea appears out of thin air. Other times it comes from an inspired experience. Recently I ate my very first RAW kale salad. Why had I never eaten kale in it’s natural state before? I have no idea. I guess tradition is the culprit. Nutrient […]
A healthy low carb, low fat, high flavor Paleo White Chicken Chili recipe that will make your house smell like heaven. (Assuming heaven smells SPICY.)
REAL Chinese Fusion Food~ As a mom, I look back on all the travel I experienced–apart from my family–before ever graduating from high school, and wonder if I’ll be as brave as my parents to entrust my children in the hands of a non-profit organization in some developing nation? Hmmm… No, my parents were not […]
Easy Roasted Vegetable Tostadas Recipe, loaded with dazzling flavor and color! A bright zesty tostada recipe piled high with roasted peppers, zucchini, fresh corn salsa, and spicy serrano crema!
Need an easy, yet impressive, appetizer or a sensational side dish? This multitasking Roasted Cauliflower Recipe with bold and creamy Tahini Dressing will knock your socks right off.
Thanks to Heather Christo, I’ve got a bright lovely pesto pasta recipe for you today, made with beets!
Asparagus has such a unique flavor and appearance. These spiky green shoots are gladly welcomed in spring, when we’re anxious for farm fresh produce. Did you know it’s part of the lily family? …And that they can grow up to a foot in a single day if cared for properly? Just a little asparagus trivia […]
I looooove me some Carnitas, and today we’re making it in the crockpot! This easy carnitas recipe is big on flavor and low of effort. Slow cooker carnitas is a fabulous base recipe for tacos, salads, enchiladas… I could go on forever.
Defining Healthy~ January is the most diet-friendly month of the year. After New Year’s Day there are no major (American) holidays involving food. You’ve more than likely just come off a month-long gluttonous binge and are ready for lighter meals. Plus, there are usually friends happy to join in on a first-of-the-year health kick!
Fruit with attitude ~ SPICY Chile Lime Mango and Papaya. Certain recipes are almost too easy to mention. Yet, it’s the simple ideas that we all long for in this crazy whirl-wind we call life.
Although this Beef and Lentil Stew isn’t officially Irish, it most definitely needs to grace the pages of ASP before winter’s official end.
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