Roasted Tomato, Gouda Cheese & Basil Dip

Hi it’s Jo-Anna from A Pretty Life Blog, and I’ve got something scrumptious for you today! With tomato harvests filling up markets, it is the perfect time to add all kinds of tomato dishes to your recipe rotation.  Tomato Jam, Bruschetta, Fresh Tomato Salad with Basil Vinaigrette, fresh tomatoes with…

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No Bake Maple Bacon Cheesecake Cups

Hi there, Melissa here from The Sweet Escape with a perfect sweet and savory recipe to share with you. Did I mention that it involved bacon? It’s pretty safe to say that any recipe involving bacon will be a hit and this is no exception. These no bake maple bacon cheesecake…

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Tomato Basil Bruschetta

Hi it’s Jo-Anna from A Pretty Life Blog, and I’m back to share a fresh and scrumptious summer appetizer with you!  This Tomato Basil Bruschetta is a classic! One of my most favourite things about summer is being able to get all of my groceries at local farmer’s markets.  I…

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DIY Color-Dipped Wine Glasses

Nothing makes me happier than having a house filled with family and friends, gathered for no good reason other than to be together! We’ve been doing lots of entertaining throughout the summer season and I’m dreaming of lots more gatherings through the fall and into the holidays. With more than…

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Rustic Honey Peach Galette

Hi it’s Jo-Anna from A Pretty Life Blog, and I’m here to share a delicious summer dessert with you, a Rustic Honey Peach Galette!  Once summer arrives, I declare that it is indeed pie season, so let’s eat all. the. pie.  Peach pie, strawberry pie, apricot pie, apple pie, blueberry pie…are you…

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Grilled Peach & Prosciutto Salad

Hello, hello, my summertime foodies! Lauren here from thoughtful entertaining site, LaurenKelp.com, and today we are talking about the most delicious summer salad to ever grace your grill. It’s got that summertime citrus we all crave, it’s hearty enough to satisfy even the most staunch salad nay sayers, and it’s just…

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Waffle Ice Cream Sandwiches

Hey there, Melissa from The Sweet Escape here ready to celebrate National Ice Cream Sandwich day with you. Yup, it’s a thing and how can you not celebrate?! Good ol’ ice cream cones are great, there’s no doubt about it, but sometimes you want to change things up and what…

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S’mores Custard Cake

Hello, hello! Are y’all gearing up for a fun Fourth of July weekend? Lauren here, from your favorite thoughtful living & entertaining site, & if you are looking for something to spice things up we threw a super fun potluck pie party that was an absolute hit! But if you…

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A Trip to the Kendall-Jackson Gardens – Summer 2016 Edition

Hello K-J friends! It’s been a while since we last took you for a stroll through our gardens. So we thought, with summer officially upon us, there’s no better time to catch you up on all of the latest happenings and additions at the Kendall-Jackson gardens. As you can see,…

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The Perfect Summer Pie Pairing

Hello, hello my fabulous friends! How is your summer shaping up? Lauren here from thoughtful living & entertaining site and if you are anything like me, you are slightly panicking because where did June go? Fourth of July is right around the corner and it’s time to up our summer baking game!…

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