July

Monkeys Chasing Weasels

A summer tradition, picking mulberries, leads to inspired salads, creamy ice cream, and delicious sauces in my home. What's not to love about a juicy, nutrient-packed fruit that grows on trees and can fill a bucket in minutes if you find a good spot?

Eat It With a Spoon

Sometimes, the difference between a nice grilled chicken dinner and an out-of-this-world grilled chicken dinner is the grilling sauce. So this time around, I'm sharing a sauce that's so good, you'll want to eat it with a spoon. I now want to grill chicken every week … and I can!

Summer Slaw

Sure, cabbage makes a lovely salad (often referred to as slaw), but other veggies stand in equally well. Lots of people have seen broccoli do wonders for it, but have you ever tried shredded kohlrabi? Get a great recipe that blends shredded carrot and kohlrabi with a spicy-sweet curry-based dressing and you'll be putting it on your plate alongside your favorite summer meals!

How to Be a Master Grill Sergeant This Summer

Most people know how to grill meat. Take on a new challenge with grilling fruit and vegetables. A trio of great recipes awaits you and just around the corner is the applause of your adoring fans as they get to enjoy the fruits (and vegetables) or your labor!

Simplifying Dessert

A simple fruit crisp recipe makes quick work of providing a homemade dessert when you don't have a lot of time to devote to getting fussy in the kitchen. A rhubarb version is showcased, but any number of other combinations will also work beautifully. Get the basics here.

Grill It on a Stick

Kebabs are a summer tradition that make dinner quick and easy. What's more, they are delicious and make fun food for parties and entertaining. Get a tried and true recipe for a chicken kebab dish brimming with the flavors of lime and honey.

Dinner Series: Orange Sriracha Chicken

A trio of great recipes come together to make a perfect summer meal. We complete our journey with a spicy-sweet grilled chicken entree that blends honey, soy sauce, fresh orange juice, and fiery Sriracha sauce to make a drool-worthy centerpiece for a fabulous al fresco meal.

Dinner Series: Lemon-Blueberry Mojitos

A trio of great recipes come together to make a perfect summer meal. Spend the rest week with us to get all of the recipes and treat your loved ones to the ultimate summer al fresco dinner treat. We continue our journey with a refreshing mojito cocktail brimming with lemon, blueberry, and mint.

Dinner Series: Glorious Days Salad

A trio of great recipes come together to make a perfect summer meal. Spend the week with us to get all of the recipes and treat your loved ones to the ultimate summer al fresco dinner treat. We begin with a beautiful salad brimming with fresh greens, juicy fruit, tart chèvre, and crunchy almonds is as delicious as it is lovely.

3 Grilling Recipes to Make Your 4th of July Barbecue a Hit

With perfect weather and a hot grill at the ready, it's time to celebrate Independence Day in style! Everything from inspired burgers to smoky, fruity salsa is on the menu. Of course, kids and adults alike will love the grilled corn with a cilantro-lime glaze!

Thinking Inside the Packet

Putting dinner together inside an aluminum foil packet gives you less mess to clean up and the flexibility of choosing either the oven or the grill for putting dinner on the table. Have I also mentioned that it's delicious?