Bacon and Egg Potato Salad


Happy Father’s Day to all of those fathers out there reading this!  Whether you had a BBQ to celebrate with friends and family, or went fishing (or crabbing, as some of our friends did), I hope you had an amazing day. 🙂 

We celebrated with family, friends and food and had a blast!  There was beer, grilled oysters, BBQ chicken, pulled pork and my lemon thyme cake!  (We like to go all out.)   While my brother and sister-in-law took care of the main dishes, I wanted to get creative with one of my favorite sides.  I feel like the side dishes are the support staff to a meal and sometimes get neglected.  So, I played around and came up with this recipe for Bacon and Egg Potato Salad! Continue reading

Lemon Thyme Cake

We’ve done it! We’ve started an herb garden in our apartment! After some discussion, and many recipes utilizing store bought herbs, my boyfriend and I have taken the plunge and decided to roll the die on our gardening abilities. This bodes well for this week’s recipe: Lemon Thyme Cake! Continue reading

Fresh Salsa (Pico de Gallo)

Fresh Salsa (Pico de Gallo)

It’s that time of the year again, where your calendar is filling up with BBQs and fun plans with friends and family!  With that, comes the slight pressure of figuring out what dish to bring.  Ahh!  Memorial Day passed recently and I was trying to figure out what dish to bring to a friend’s BBQ when I had the urge to make fresh salsa.  I scoured through my fridge and found all of the ingredients readily available, so that’s what I’m going to share with you all today! 🙂 Continue reading