The Best BBQ Chicken Kebabs Recipe

The only BBQ Chicken Kebabs recipe you need! This isn't your ordinary barbecue chicken. In fact, these BBQ Chicken Kebabs are the best barbecue chicken I've tasted. There are a few easy extra steps that really add a depth of flavor that you can't get from just BBQ sauce. One of those extras is the addition of processed raw bacon; a bacon paste, if you will (stay with me here... I promise you'll thank me for it). Just cut up a few slices... …
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Balsamic Beef Kebabs Recipe

The best balsamic beef kebabs! You may already know that I love grilling kebabs, with these recipes being a few of my favorites: The Best BBQ Chicken Kebabs Chipotle Chicken Kebabs with Creamy Cilantro Sauce Pesto Grilled Chicken ...tender, flavorful, bite-sized morsels of grilled meat. Yum. Well, I have another kebab recipe to add to my favorites list - Balsamic Beef Kebabs! The balsamic and Dijon give it a bit of tang and... …
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Lemon Herb Potato Salad Recipe

My favorite potato salad! I made this potato salad over Memorial Day weekend and it was a big hit! Seriously, I think I'll plan to make it for every BBQ from here on out. (And I'm making it this weekend too!) I love the ingredients too - simple, fresh, and delicious. Everyone can enjoy it, even those that do not prefer to eat healthy foods. Ha. Boiling the potatoes in water with vinegar keeps the potatoes firm, but still tender. Red potatoes... …
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Berry Quinoa Salad Recipe

This fruit salad is perfect for summer! Citrus and berries - talk about a wonderful side dish and salad for a BBQ! The quinoa adds a unique texture, protein, and more nutrition too. Give this berry quinoa salad a try! It is really a great healthy and delicious option for summer gatherings, potlucks, BBQs, holidays, etc. Have you had a salad with fresh mint and basil before? The flavors work well in a salad like this one. The mint is an... …
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Red, White, & Blue Cherries!

Patriotic party food! Memorial day is just around the corner now and I am already excited about all the yummy food from the barbecues that weekend. The holiday wouldn't be right without some patriotic party food though, right? And what's more patriotic than cherries and chocolate? My kids and I just made these red, white, and blue cherries this week for a potluck and they were a HUGE hit. The kids loved making them, they were that easy! I also... …
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50+ Salad and Salad Dressing Recipes!

Salads are great year-round! A salad can be a perfect side for a party or BBQ. Plus, they are often fresh, light, and healthy, which is a bonus for swimsuit season. That being said, some of my favorites are of the not-so-healthy variety too (of course). There are so many to choose from, I'm sure you'll find one that fits the bill just right for you. Each week we feature recipes that we make in our own homes. We focus on simple recipes that... …
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Chocolate Strawberry Shortcake

  Chocolate Strawberry Shortcake This recipe merges two of my favorite desserts...Chocolate + Strawberry Shortcake = YUM! Really, there's no need for a special occasion to serve up this little bit of goodness! It's a delicious treat which will be enjoyed all throughout the year. However, with Valentine's Day right around the corner, we have been looking at one of our favorites to share with you. Surprise your sweetheart with a dessert on Valentine's... …
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Honey Lime Fruit Salad or Kebabs Recipe

Fruit Salad with Honey Lime Dressing Whip up this simple and delicious fruit salad for your next gathering or BBQ. Having a picnic? Just stick the fruit onto skewers and you've got fruit kebabs that are easier to eat without utensils (and kebabs are just fun sometimes anyway)! As with most fruit salads, you can change up the fruit easily. Pick your favorite fruits or whatever is on sale. It is nice to get a bit of a variety of colors and... …
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The Best Potato Salad

Loaded Baked Potato Salad is the Best! I don't like potato salad. Don't even take the time or plate space to try most of them. But then my neighbor made this one and it looked worthy of a small section on my plate. Then I went back for seconds. I have since made it for family & friends a few times and I am not the only one that believes this is the best potato salad ever! Note: This salad is easy to prepare, as many are, but you'll want... …
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How To Make Your Own Veggie Tray + Ranch Dip Recipe

Put together your own veggie tray like a pro! Next time you want a veggie tray for your party, consider making your own and not buying a prepackaged one from the store. Why would you want to make your own? Less expensive, vegetables of your choice, fresh and tastes better! Yes, it does take just a bit more time that buying one that is ready-to-go. But with these tips you'll have the skills to make your own impressive ensemble when time does allow! Keys... …
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