Carrot, Orange and Banana Smoothie

145 calorie carrot orange and banana smoothie from Eat Drink Eat

Two cool things this week, 1. Headed to the SNAP bloggers conference in Utah today with my fabulous cousin, Heidi and 2. this new smoothie recipe that my husband came up with. Mike makes this almost every morning and almost every morning I steal some.  It’s his super healthy and yummy Carrot, Orange and Banana smoothie (with […]

Lemon Pudding Cakes + Strawberries

Awesome lemon pudding cake with strawberries from Eat Drink Eat

We just picked all of the last lemons off our trees, so you might notice a theme the past week or so…  Yesterday was the lemony hummus, last week I made lemon strawberry shortcakes, and a little while back I made lemon birthday cake bars. The inspiration came from Rachel Ray’s pudding cakes found here. […]

Lemony Red Pepper + Tomato Hummus

Awesome red pepper hummus recipe from Eat Drink Eat

I’ve been wanting to make my own hummus for a while now and our friends Steve and Noreen (who are getting married in Mexico this Fall!) inspired me to try it.  They make it all the time and try out new flavors.  I played with a few recipes and really like this super lemony hummus […]

Fish Taco Salad + Mango Salsa

Fish Taco Salad Recipe with mango salsa from Eat Drink Eat

Yesterday I posted our Sunday night strawberry shortcake dessert recipe and today I’m giving you the actual dinner – nothing like dessert before dinner right? [amd-zlrecipe-recipe:34]     My husband made his into a taco but the fish with the mango salsa by itself was so flavorful and amazing.  The salsa was actually dressing enough […]

Strawberry Shortcake + Lemon Biscuits

Strawberry Shortcake with Lemon biscuits from Eat Drink Eat

What makes my strawberry shortcake different from all the rest? 1. They are made with Nana’s homemade biscuit recipe, 2. I added lemon zest to the biscuit recipe, and 3. There’s a touch of pinot grigio and mint in the strawberry marinade. [amd-zlrecipe-recipe:33] I was trying to think of what to make for dessert last […]

Super Hawaiian Mimosa Recipe

Hawaiian Mimosa recipe from Eat Drink Eat

I’m just getting back from a trip to Maryland and I thought I’d share a quick brunchie mimosa recipe with a little twist.  After being chilly all week, I’m ready to dream of a warmer climate.  Hawaii perhaps? This mimosa is just the right sweet with the flavors of the tropics.  Great for a morning […]

Awesome Springtime Sangria Recipe

awesome springtime sangria recipe from Eat Drink Eat

We had a lot going on last weekend – brunch, house hunting, cowgirl birthday party, picnic, dinner.  For our picnic I made sangria which sat over night the day before and got reeeeeeaaaaalllllly tasty.  We actually kept it going through the day for dinner too. [amd-zlrecipe-recipe:31] I used the leftover wine for the sangria from […]

Flank Steak + Red Wine Sauce Recipe

Quick and easy flank steak with red wine sauce from Eat Drink Eat

This post is brought to you by Gallo Family Vineyards: Hearty Burgundy along with the Mom It Forward Network.  As always all opinions and recipes are 100% my own. I made this flank steak with red wine sauce for friends on Wednesday evening.  It was quick (perfect for a working Mom like me), easy (even […]

Southern Sweet Tea Recipe

Make your own Southern Sweet Tea from Eat Drink Eat

You might know by now that my husband is from North Carolina, and when you say you want tea, it comes iced and super sweet.  It’s so addicting, I love it. The secret (I think) is making your own simple syrup and strong tea.   [amd-zlrecipe-recipe:30]     And what goes better with sweet tea […]