Easy Recipe for Red, White, and Blueberry Salad

Red White and Blueberry Salad is deliciously easy and perfect for summer parties! I definitely had good intentions of posting this Red White and Blueberry Salad (with strawberries, banana, and blueberries) before Memorial Day, since it's such a perfectly colored salad for a patriotic holiday....more

Kalyn's Kitchen Picks: Tru Roots Organic Quinoa from Costco (and 25 Healthy Recipes Using Quinoa)

This 4-pound bag of quinoa is a real bargain at my Costco, and I've become a quinoa fan! How do you feel about Quinoa?...more

Slow Cooker Kalua Pork Tacos from Everyday Southwest (and Slow Cooker Summer Dinners!)

The crockpot can help make Slow Cooker Kalua Pork Tacos without heating up the house!...more

Grilled Halloumi Cheese Skewers

Everyone has heard of grilled cheese, the sandwich, and what a beloved meatless dish it is. But for your Meatless Monday menu this Memorial Day, I'd like to recommend a recipe featuring a completely different type of grilled cheese. This recipe starts with halloumi, a cheese from the Mediterranean that has a high melting point. That makes it so the cheese can be fried or grilled, and cooking the cheese with one of those methods turns it golden brown and memorably delicious. ...more

25 Favorite Healthy Grilling Recipes for Chicken, Fish, Pork, Beef, and Vegetables

I love grilling, and here are 25 of my favorite recipes for healthy grilling! It's Memorial Day Weekend in the U.S. and and I'm looking forward to a busy weekend of holiday activities with family and friends, visiting graves, and maybe even a little gardening, so I don't think there'll be much blogging going on here the next few days....more

Slow Cooker Tex-Mex Chicken from Taste and Tell

This Slow Cooker Tex-Mex Chicken sounds delicious and doesn't require a lot of prep. Deborah from Taste and Tell is spending her days following around an adorable toddler, and she needs easy dinner options that are quick to get into the crockpot and don't need much attention once they're cooking....more

Shrimp and Black Bean Salad with Cilantro, Cumin, and Lime (Gluten-Free)

I love the combination of flavors in this Shrimp and Black Bean Salad with Cilantro, Cumin, and Lime (For Phase One Fridays I feature Phase One Recipes from the past that have been my personal favorites, and I love this Shrimp and Black Bean Salad with Cilantro, Cumin, and Lime....more

Amazing From-Scratch Recipes for Slow Cooker Baked Beans from Food Bloggers

Use the slow cooker to make baked beans for a barbecue side dish, and the house will stay cool! It's the time of year to be cooking things on the grill, and the arrival of grilling season always makes me happy!...more

Fried Cauliflower Rice with Shrimp, Sugar Snap Peas, and Red Pepper (Low-Carb, Gluten-Free, Can Be Paleo)

I'm pretty excited about this recipe for Fried Cauiflower "Rice" with Shrimp, Sugar Snap Peas, and Red Pepper! More than four years ago I first made Cauliflower Rice, a dish of finely chopped cauliflower that's sauteed and eaten as rice, and I liked it but for some reason I didn't get inspired to experiment with it much more....more

Thoughts on the Documentary Fed Up, and Things I'm Thinking About on Tuesday (5-20-24)

I thought I knew a lot about sugar and the obesity epidemic, but this movie was a real eye-opener. I'm going to start things out on a serious note this week....more