Plum & Basil Galette 3

Plum & Basil Galette

 Pie crust, plums, and basil come together in a delicious dessert that is simple to make and easy to enjoy!  If there is one thing in life I wish I didn’t have, it’s a sweet tooth. Why? Because it gets me in trouble! I can easily pass up potato chips or Cheetos, french fries or… 

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Caprese Artichoke Pasta Salad 3b

Caprese Artichoke Pasta Salad

 Bow tie pasta with grape tomatoes, basil, artichokes, fresh mozzarella cheese, and a light, flavorful homemade basil vinaigrette. You know the phrase “better late than never”?? Well….I’m thinking that’s our family’s catch phrase….at least for the time being! We cannot, for the life of us, get anywhere on time anymore. And rather than make ourselves… 

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Saturday Night Fever #47: A Recipe Link Party!

Hey, everyone! Welcome back to another week of Saturday Night Fever! I hope your weekend is going well…..we’ve spent the day at our nephews’ birthday party!! Such a fun way to celebrate the end of summer! I can’t wait to see what you’ve all been up to….but first, let’s take a look at a few… 

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Maple Cinnamon Glazed Peanut Butter Cookies

 Immaculate Baking Company sent me free products to sample, but all opinions are 100% my own. Fresh baked peanut butter cookies topped with a delicious brown sugar maple cinnamon glaze. Perfect for fall! Well, my friends…..it’s Friday! We made it through another week. Phew!!  Although I must admit – at this time of year, making… 

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Apple Snack Cake

 Deliciously moist apple cake with brown sugar-pecan topping. Perfect for breakfast, dessert, or an afternoon snack! Good morning, friends! How is your week going?? I have been spending all my extra time this week getting ready for a very important birthday! Greta turns 6 tomorrow! It’s crazy….and I know I say this all the time….but… 

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Cranberry Coconut Monster Cookies 5c

Chocolate Cranberry Coconut Monster Cookies

 Flourless Peanut Butter-Oatmeal Monster Cookies with a delicious cranberry coconut twist! Well…..it’s Monday! Which doesn’t mean much to me right now, except for the fact that Jorden went back to work today after having a full week off. We spent half of the week in Michigan and the other half doing fun things around home….and… 

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Saturday Night Fever #46: A Recipe Link Party!

 Welcome back to another week of Saturday Night Fever, my friends! We officially made it through our last trip of the summer and are now home until school starts. I’m hoping to spend the next three weeks  soaking up what little of summer remains…..and then it’s on to fall! I hope you are soaking up… 

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Sweet Potato Kale Quinoa 4

Sweet Potato Kale Quinoa

 A delicious quinoa dish made with roasted sweet potatoes, fresh kale, black beans, grape tomatoes, yellow onions, and a southwest vinaigrette dressing. Perfect as a side dish or meatless main dish! The weekend is here! Yayyyyy! Do you have any fun plans? Here at our Lemon Tree Dwelling, we’re still recovering from our most recent… 

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Blueberry Peach Tart 4

Blueberry Peach Tart

 Fresh peaches & blueberries on a shortbread crust, layered with a sweet cream cheese filling and topped with a citrus glaze. Here it is, my friends…..the last peach recipe of the season! Here at our Lemon Tree Dwelling, we’ve been eating all the peaches we can handle…..and (other than the HUGE peach recall right in… 

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iPad Mini Giveaway & Blogiversary Celebration!

  Happy Wednesday, everyone! I am so excited today to be celebrating Life, Love & Sugar’s 2nd Blogiversary with an awesome iPad Mini giveaway!! If you’ve never met Lindsay or visited her fabulous blog, you are missing out, my friends! She has dessert recipes that make you want to lick your screen….everything from cookies to cupcakes… 

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Classic Red Sangria

Classic Red Wine Sangria, deliciously sweet and loaded with fresh fruit flavors. The perfect way to enjoy the last few weeks of summer! Okay….I’ll admit it. I’ve had a bit of a “thing” for sangria this summer. Not only is it sweet, and delicious, and refreshing in a way red wine could never be on… 

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Saturday Night Fever #45: A Recipe Link Party!

Happy Saturday, my friends! I’m so happy you’re here tonight! I am spending the night packing for yet ANOTHER little trip….this time to Michigan to visit family. It is our third trip in three weeks, and although I’m excited (we’ll have a blast!) I’ll also be glad when we are just home for the rest… 

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Cobb Dip

 Cobb Dip – a delicious dip made with creamy ranch, lettuce, tomatoes, grilled corn, shredded cheese, bacon, and blue cheese crumbles. The perfect party dip!  Jorden and I had quite the day yesterday. The kind of day where every step of the way feels like a feat. The kind of day where everyone around you… 

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