4th of July

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Southwestern Potato Salad

Those who know me well, know I’ve never met a potato I didn’t love! But this little potato got all dressed up for Independence Day! While fireworks light up the night sky, you can rely on this salad to light up the day. The heat from the chipotle cream sauce is cooled by the fresh sweet corn. The salad is loaded with crunchy bits of celery and red bell peppers which makes for a very satisfying salad to share with friends. Continue reading

Fiesta Summer Salad

Summertime, summertime, la la summertime! Oh yeah, this salad is a summertime explosion of flavor! I’m thinking fireworks here…..So fresh and full of flavor, it really is as good as it looks! Healthy and satisfying because all the flavors are balanced. The dressing is so light all you taste is the freshness of the vegetables and a little hint of lime lingering in the background pulling it all together. Bright, crisp and cheerful, all the colors and shapes make me so happy! What’s really fun is how happy it made other people! I took this salad as my offering for the 4th of July party at our friend’s Steve and Carolyn’s house and got a resounding thumbs up from everyone! It tastes so dog gone good it’s officially my new favorite salad! I mean, it really must be because I am making it two days in a row and can hardly wait to eat it again! It’s a party in your mouth! Continue reading

All American Chocolate Chip Cookie Cupcakes

Happy Birthday America! What’s a birthday party without cupcakes? My friend Terese and I were talking about sweet treats the other day and she told me about her favorite cupcakes. They have a cookie dough center! A cookie and a cupcake….now that’s a party! Continue reading

Patriotic Cosmos ~ Friday’s 5 o’clock Wet Your Whistle Call!

Patriotic Cosmos
Kick off the 4th of July holiday weekend with a party cocktail that says “Let Freedom Ring”! Fourth of July is American Independence Day and celebrates the spirit of Patriotism and Freedom. This festive summertime holiday is perfect for picnics and barbecues with family and friends.

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Flag Flying Cupcakes

These festive cupcakes will be the hit of your party! Kids and adults alike will get a kick out of the flag waving cupcake tops. What a tasty way to carry your theme through to the end of the party. You can use them for other patriotic holidays besides 4th of July too. To save time I use a box mix and then spend my time with the fun of decorating. Continue reading

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