Party In the Bubble {Non-Traditional Grilling Recipes}

Lemonade with Watermelon and Grilled Lemons from www,dineanddish.net

  Lemonade with grilled lemons and watermelon and peach chutney with whiskey and onions recipes brought to you by McCormick Grill Mates.  This past weekend, my husband and I hosted one of our favorite annual events of the year… our dear friend and independent recording artist, Shannon Curtis, played a house concert in our “bubble”….

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Summer Bucket List Update: Visit a Dairy Farm

Moo Moo Milkshakes and a visit to the Foster Dairy Farm at www.dineanddish.net

Moo Moo Shakes… sounds like some kind of new dance move, doesn’t? Bye bye Harlem Shuffle… let’s all do the Moo Moo Shake! The Moo Moo Shake isn’t the next dance craze. It is, however, a delicious fruity tasting milkshake creation which is a favorite of Lynda Foster, a dairy farm owner/operator my kids and I…

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Yo! What’s for Breakfast? {Recipe: Homemade Strawberry Milk}

Homemade Strawberry Milk

This is part of a series of posts on National Dairy Month written in partnership with Got Milk and The Breakfast Project.  So, I may be letting this whole “assign the kids to make breakfast” thing go to my head some. I mean, it is really nice to have the tables turned for once. Instead of…

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Orange-Basil Mojitos Recipe

Orange-Basil Mojito Recipe Dine & Dish

 The giveaway is now closed. Congrats to winner, Laurie Williams. Thanks to all who entered! The events of last week put a bit of a hold on my current favorite cookbook showcase, but I’m back this week with a few more favorites to share! Today, I’m featuring my good friend, Lori’s, new cookbook, The Recipe…

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Too Old For Foo-Foo? {Recipe: Lemon Grass Strawberry Daiquiri}

Lemongrass Strawberry Daiquiri www.dineanddish.net

I always feel a bit self conscious drinking Strawberry Daiquiris. Do you? I don’t really know why I feel that way, but I do. Perhaps it’s because my very first ever alcoholic drink was a Strawberry Daiquiri. I’ve always felt like it was the “safe” “foo-foo” drink… and at my old age I thought if…

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Cinnamon Spiced Cafe Latte

Photo of Cinnamon Spiced Cafe Latte by www.dineanddish.net

The giveaway is now closed. Congrats to Lisa W., the winner. Thanks to all who entered! The clock is ticking and my kids are counting down the hours until Santa hopefully shows up at our house. Christmas music is blaring and goodies are being baked. It is finally, beginning to look a lot like Christmas!…

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Tips to Escape the Stress of the Holidays

Cafe Escapes Coffee Cup on Bed with Book Relax

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, right? Calendars are packed, to-do lists are long, and stress levels are high! I’m bound and determined to keep this holiday season as happy as possible, so I asked some Twitter friends to share their tips and rituals for escaping the stress of the holiday season.

Apple Cider Smoothies & a Green Mountain Coffee Discount Code

Apple-Cider-Smoothie-by-dineanddish

I told you earlier in the month when I introduced Hot Apple Cider Funnel Cakes that I was going to be a bit submerged in Apple Cider for a bit. Remember, I’m doing some recipe development for my friends at Green Mountain Naturals using their tasty Apple Cider K-Cups? All this fantastic apple business has…

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