• Chicken Pesto Pasta

    Quick, easy, and creamy pasta with grilled chicken and pesto. One of my favorite ways to use pesto is in a light cream sauce. This pasta mix is delicious and great for a week night meal! Pick Your Pesto For this recipe, I used my…

  • Blog Startup Resources

    First Things First, Pick Where You Want To Host Your Word Press Blog I’m using Site Ground! Hosted Word Press WordPress is an award-winning web software, used by millions of webmasters worldwide for building their website or blog. SiteGround is proud to host this particular…

  • How To Create A Cozy and Inviting Outdoor Space

    How To Create A Cozy & Inviting Patio Space

    A cozy and inviting patio is one of my favorite spaces to relax, have a cup of coffee, or enjoy a glass of wine with some friends. Whether you have a covered space, screened in area, large or small, all of these ideas can help…

  • Relaxing Things To Do In Key Largo

    As a Florida resident, I’ve been vacationing in the Florida Keys for many years.  It’s the perfect spot for a quick weekend getaway or a full on vacation.  Key Largo is one of the northern most keys and is only a little over 2 hours…

  • Parsley Pistachio Pesto

    Parsley + Pistacios + Garlic = YUM I love Pesto! It can be made with almost any combination of herbs and nuts and is so versatile. Sauces for pasta, marinades for meat, salad dressings, etc. The parsley in my herb garden has been growing like…

  • Honey and Balsamic Roasted Carrots

    I love roasting or grilling carrots! I feel like they are sometimes forgotten about as a side dish when it’s not a holiday but that shouldn’t be the case!! Carrots are always super cheap at the grocery store – sometimes under $2.00 for a large…

  • Crispy Roasted Cauliflower Recipe

    Roasted Crispy Cauliflower

    Roasting Vegetables Is The Best!! Cauliflower is one of those vegetables I can eat over and over again – but only when its roasted! I follow this recipe almost every time and change up the spices I add to make it different. Adding the curry…

  • Baked Chicken Thighs

    If you’re looking for an easy baked chicken thigh recipe, this is it! This is so easy to throw together and produces a killer sauce to go along with the chicken. I really love chicken thighs They have more flavor than chicken breasts and they…

  • Shrimp & Avocado Salad

    This shrimp and avocado salad combination is simple to put together and oh so delicious!  I work from home so this is one of my go to lunch recipes. First, I cook the shrimp!  I get whatever is on sale at the grocery store.  The…

  • Key Lime Pina Colada

    If you like pina colada’s..and getting caught in the rain… If you’re headed to the Florida Keys or any other tropical destination, this drink is a must try!  This Pina Colada with a twist is one of my favorite tropical blended drinks and it’s SO…

  • Unique poolside accessories for adults

    Best Pool Accessories For Your Summer Pool Party

    I’ve always wanted to have my own pool and last year I finally made that dream a reality!  I moved into my beach cottage and knew it wouldn’t be complete without a backyard oasis that included a POOL.  Here are some of my favorite things…