summer

June! Summertime, summertime! Birthday month! We love June and we love the summer. Endless nights of sunshine. June is the start of ice cream and parties and weddings and all the berries, but it’s also really the time for ICE …

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It’s finally here, folks! Summertime, a season that always bring magic and sunshine and tans and iced cold drinks and hot dogs and endless twilights. I always count Memorial Day weekend as the official beginning of summer, June Gloom be …

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Smoothies continue to be my fave way to use produce that I’ve gotten overexcited about and purchased simply too much of. Such was the case of these figs. I made this when I’d recently returned from vacation and was in …

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I made this salad last summer because I was missing grill food (hello shrimp!) but didn’t want anything to heavy (or hot, because let’s be real, it’s still August.) As yet another heat wave comes this weekend, I hope you …

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Hi y’all – I’ve got another great breakfast recipe for you. The Talbott Hotel hits close to home because it’s in Chicago, which happens to be where my immediate family lives. This hotel is Downtown and is the perfect home base …

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Blueberries are everywhere and I really just cannot stop making things with them. I have been eating them almost at every meal. They remind me of my childhood and are so delicious they seem like they’re not possibly good for you, but …

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I posted this last summer when I was trying out new blueberry recipes…and it’s a fave around these parts! I can’t get enough blueberries this time of year, and I’m thinking of making these this weekend…enjoy! ***** We’ve made it …

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Happy Monday, and Happy August, friends! The dog days are here, and with the height of summer comes the height of PRODUCE. Although there’s a place in my heart for fall and winter crops, berries take the cake – summer …

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I haven’t made you guys a smoothie in a while, and I felt like maybe it was time, so here we go. Summer’s a great time for all.the.berries but sometimes I buy so many I don’t know what to do …

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Is it hot where you are? Here in LA, the heat has been creeping above 100 for several days, and then yesterday the heat wave broke (haha, and was 95 instead of 108.) It’s always a challenge to get enough …

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