4th of July Strawberries & Cheesecake & Blueberries, Oh My!

4th of July Strawberries & Cheesecake & Blueberries, Oh My!

Fourth of July is in just a couple of days, so I’m in a red (strawberries), white (cheesecake) and blue (blueberries) mood! Interpreting this holiday through decor and on a plate is so much fun! While there are endless food combinations to go with this holiday theme, today I’m focusing on dessert!   If you’re…

Ultimate Fried Rice with Eggs

Ultimate Fried Rice with Eggs

Hey friends! I’m updating this post because today is Mya’s birthday and fried rice is her current favorite dinner! She asks for it at least twice a week and I don’t mind making it because it’s sooo delicious! We love you and are beyond proud of you, Mya! šŸ™‚ — Fried rice is a favorite…

Orzo Pasta Salad Loaded with Vegetables

Orzo Pasta Salad Loaded with Vegetables

There’s pasta salad and then there’s *this* orzo pasta salad loaded with vegetables and feta. This is the real deal! It’s been so nice outside and I’ve noticed the smells wafting from nearby grills in the evenings. It’s a heavenly smell! We have cut back on the meat we’re cooking at home, so the grill…

Thai-Inspired Cool Cucumber Mint Salad

Thai-Inspired Cool Cucumber Mint Salad

Do you ever *not* plan your meals and then have to search around the kitchen longing for some delicious , healthy food to appear in the oven like magic? No?! Me either.   I needed a side dish last night and wasn’t in the mood for any of our usual staples. I’ve been craving Thai…