cake · dessert

Chocolate Chip Strawberry Shortcake

It's strawberry season!! Don't even think about letting June pass without fresh strawberry shortcake. I may have called the farm I like to pick fruit from incessantly until their message said the fields were ripe and they were open for picking. My kids used to love going to eat pick fruit with me, but now… Continue reading Chocolate Chip Strawberry Shortcake

Chicken · dinner

Barbecue Chicken with Bacon and Cheese

At the end of one year in high school, I remember my Young Life leader, Melinda, grilled up this barbecue chicken. So much of the memory is blurry, but I've never forgotten how much I loved this chicken. It's so simple. Just barbecue sauce, bacon, some cheese and diced tomatoes and green onions (you can… Continue reading Barbecue Chicken with Bacon and Cheese

side dish · vegetarian

Quinoa Salad with Corn, Tomatoes, Avocado and Lime

Several years ago, I remember seeing quinoa all over the place. I had no idea what it was. Fortunately, at a girls' weekend away with friends, my dear friend Becky introduced us all to quinoa with this very salad. She even taught us how to pronounce it 🙂 I've been a fan ever since! Though… Continue reading Quinoa Salad with Corn, Tomatoes, Avocado and Lime