Archive | June, 2013
Layered Patriotic Non-Alcoholic Drink for the 4th of July. Kid-friendly!

Layered Patriotic Drink

I have to share this drink that’s so perfect for the 4th of July and it’s kid-friendly, too.  This would be so perfect for a BBQ, picnic, party…whatever you are planning for the 4th! I had my first layered drink, called a “Toucan”, when Mr. Wishes and I were staying at a resort in Punta […]

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Fruit Pizzas for 4th of July or Memorial Day. Very festive and patriotic!

Red, White & Blue Mini Fruit Pizzas

Fourth of July is one of my favorite holidays and I can’t believe it’s next week already!  Since it is at the beginning of the month, it always seems to sneak up on me.  The 4th is a special occasion that gives me a chance to spend some time with friends and family.  The day […]

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Green Smoothie + Kitchenaid Blender Review

Green Smoothie + KitchenAid Blender Review

It’s no secret that I’m a fan of the smoothies.  A lot of posts on my blog lately have been devoted to these great, blended drinks (Strawberry Pineapple Smoothie, Banana Cashew Smoothie).  I have made smoothies a staple of my diet lately and I’m loving it! A green smoothie is a smoothie made up of […]

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Birthday Cake Ice Cream Cups Recipe

Birthday Cake Ice Cream Cups

Can it really be that we’re over halfway through June already??!  How did that happen? Sloooow down, summer!  Well, the actual “official” start of summer is today and I’m saying “hello” to my favorite season with these delicious ice cream cups!  This recipe may suggest birthday festivities, but no real celebration is required to enjoy them!  I […]

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Tomato & Spinach Pasta Toss Recipe. Healthy and easy!

Tomato, Spinach & Sausage Pasta Toss

Mr. Wishes and I have been trying to make some lighter meals lately now that summer is here and this is a dish I threw together Monday night for dinner.  It was just something quick and easy to put together and I was completely amazed at how flavorful, yet simple, it was.  It was even more […]

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Second Suns book review, David Oliver Relin

A Good Read

This is way off topic from the food and drink recipes I normally post, but I really wanted to share with you a good reading recommendation.  You see, I’m extremely excited that my uncle’s new book, “Second Suns”,is being released today and I want to shout it from the rooftops!  Like many readers, I get […]

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