Blueberry and Strawberry Cheesecake Parfait

  I cannot believe that the 4th of July is coming up this weekend, the summer is going so fast.  The town I live in already had fireworks over this past weekend.  They had a little festival before the fireworks with a bunch of food trucks set up.  We decided to go get dinner at the food trucks but … [Read more...]

Watermelon, Mozzarella, and Blueberry Skewers

When I was in Miami for BlogHer Food I had this wonderful appetizer which combined watermelon and cheese.  I had never though to combine the two together and was a little skeptical at first, but it was really good.  My husband questioned me about it when I told him and he was skeptical as well, so I … [Read more...]

Red, White, and Blue Sandwich Cookies

I cannot believe that it is already the second week of June and that the 4th of July is almost here.  My husband is a teacher and his last day with the students is today.  I feel that this year has gone so fast and that summer will fly by.  It is crazy that my son will be turning 3 in a few weeks … [Read more...]

Patriotic Cheesecake Pretzel Bites

When holidays come around I really love making easy holiday themed foods.  These Patriotic Cheesecake Pretzel Bites are a great treat for the 4th of July.  They are no-bake cheesecake that are stuffed in a pretzel and partially covered with white chocolate.  I found this great idea from Shugary … [Read more...]

Patriotic Bundt Cake

The other day I posted a delicious cake that would be great for the 4th of July, a Red, White, and Blue Poke  Cake.  I decided to make another delicious 4th of July cake, because you can never have enough cake.  I have been slightly obsessed with making bundt cakes lately, because I love how easy … [Read more...]

Red, White, and Blue Poke Cake

I have seen poke cakes all over the Internet lately, so I decided that I needed to make one. I am now hooked, poke cakes are so delicious and SO easy to make.  It is a great way to add some flavor to a  regular cake.  Also I really liked how I can make this the night before and stick it in the … [Read more...]

Red, White, and Blue Muddy Buddies

I cannot believe that this weekend is Memorial Day already, this year is going so fast! Memorial Day is a great way to celebrate our country but also to spend time with family.  With Memorial Day this weekend and Fourth of July coming up I decided to make a red, white, and blue treat. Muddy … [Read more...]

Patriotic Pretzel Hugs

We just got back from our trip to the Outer Banks yesterday.  It was my son's first time at the beach and he wasn't so sure about the ocean.  We all had such a great time during our trip. I made these Pretzel Hugs during our trip and they were devoured pretty quickly.   These are a great and easy … [Read more...]

Red, White, and Blue Soda

I love the 4th of July, its a great holiday to spend time with family and friends.  I also love watching fireworks.  My husband's birthday is on July 5, so we get to have celebrations two days in a row.  When I think of the 4th of July, I think of sitting outside with good food and good drinks. … [Read more...]

Patriotic Mini Parfaits

Today is my son's first birthday!! We had his party over the weekend and we all had a great time.  Here are some pictures from the photo shoot cake smash we did last week. I can't wait to get the rest of the pictures. These mini parfaits are a great and easy dessert for the 4th of July.  They … [Read more...]