Summer Salad Ideas

Summer Salad Ideas

Summer is the perfect time to serve light evening meals to your family. Too hot outside to heat up the kitchen with an oven or stove. Why not make a quick yummy meal with fresh vegetables and a smattering of meat. Here are a few  …

Fourth of July Menu Ideas

Fourth of July Menu Ideas

Whether you’re out for a picnic in a city park or at home with family for a barbecue, here are a few Fourth of July Menu Ideas. Have a great celebration!   Fourth of July Menu Ideas – Breakfast   Start your day with  Biscuits …

Country Chuckwagon Dinner

Country Chuckwagon Dinner

Living in the country with horses and cowboys, I love a good Country Chuckwagon Dinner. It doesn’t have to be authentic–out in the pasture cooked over an open fire. Just throw out a red checkered tablecloth, brew up some tea (or coffee), grab your cast …

Summer Shrimp Boil

Summer Shrimp Boil

Plan a Summer Shrimp Boil for your Family I enjoyed my first Shrimp Boil at my mother-in-law’s house one summer at a family gathering, when she dumped pots of scrumptious seafood right out onto a patio table lined with newspapers. It was awe-inspiring! A dinner …

Camping Menu Ideas

Camping Menu Ideas

Summer is a favorite time for our family to go camping in the mountains. Here are a few of our favorite Camping Menu Ideas when cooking in the wild. When our girls were young, we would pack up our large canvas tent, sleeping bags, propane cook …

Father’s Day Menu Ideas

Father’s Day Menu Ideas

Father’s Day is the perfect time to thank and honor our dads. Here are a few Father’s Day Menu Ideas to help you plan a family gathering for all the dad’s in your life.    Father’s Day Menu Ideas – Begin with Appetizers Appetizers are …

Spring or Summer Picnic Ideas

Spring or Summer Picnic Ideas

It’s starting to warm up outside. There’s no better time to gather a big blanket and basket and have a picnic. Here are a few Spring or Summer Picnic Ideas for a yummy outing with your loved ones.   Spring or Summer Picnic Ideas – …