Farmer's Market Finds: Sweet Corn recipes

Farmer's Market Finds: Sweet Corn recipes

It’s corn season so you might have a few pounds of corn from the market. Now what should you do with it? Of course you can simply grill it and eat as is but there are so many tasty recipes for you to try after you grilled it. Check out my tips for cooking corn and a few recipes to make with it.

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Clovis Rodeo: Cowboy loaded Fries

Clovis Rodeo: Cowboy loaded Fries

It all started with a cowboy hat to celebrate the Rodeo coming to town… As a parent we learn lessons from our kiddos all the time. This past week my daughter’s simple actions reminded how kids inherently have no inhibitions and how we can gain so much wisdom from their innocence. Because the Rodeo came to town, and even though we missed it, we are celebrating in our kitchen with Cowboy Loaded Sweet Potato Fries. Check out the recipe, video from ABC30, and a little story.

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Toast Tuesday- sweet potato bagel toast

Toast Tuesday- sweet potato bagel toast

It is no secret that I love sweet potatoes. When I first saw it in "toast" form a few years ago, I was excited to jump on the trend. Making toast from sweet potatoes each time can be tedious so I'm sharing how to prep a bunch of slices in advance to make it more convenient to quickly make a snack. I'm also sharing my favorite place for Toast in Fresno, along with a sweet potato toast idea from a local blogger. Check it out and let me know if this is a combo you will try out.

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Halloween with a healthier twist

Halloween with a healthier twist

Trick or treat, smell my feet, give me something good to eat! When it comes to party food, I like to try to make healthier options that are still fun for the kids. When school sends home bags full of treats, I want ours to be a good snack for the kids to enjoy. Don't get me wrong, I'm not the mom who will give out raisins or apples if you ring our doorbell, I don't want our house egged after all. I like the challenge of making all food fun- including veggies. Read on for a few healthier options

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A Lovely Life Collaboration- Girlfriend Gathering Appetizer

A Lovely Life Collaboration- Girlfriend Gathering Appetizer

I had the privilege of working with Kelly from, A Lovely LIfe, to create a menu for a girls' Summertime gathering. Today we are sharing the first course, a lovely appetizer- Bruschetta Bites. You can look forward to a few more posts in collaboration with A Lovely Life over the next few days. I hope this helps you soak in the last few weeks of Summer.

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