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Lemon Basil Gin And Tonic

This lemon basil gin and tonic is a fresh twist on a classic summer cocktail to make for a crowd, or just for one. It’s bright, herby, tart, and sweet!  A refreshing summer to drink after you’ve had a day of fun in the sun. As we are getting into the throws of summer, having […]

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Thai Quinoa Cabbage Salad (Vegan, Gluten Free, Summer Side Dish)

This Thai quinoa cabbage salad is crunchy, healthy, and packed with protein. Easy, vegan, and prefect for everyone at your table.  This salad is great to meal prep for quick lunches throughout the week, and is a perfect summer side dish for a BBQ, potluck, or cookout. Happy 4th of July everyone!  I hope you […]

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Hawaiian Macaroni Salad (Vegan, Gluten Free)

This vegan Hawaiian Macaroni Salad with pineapple will put the aloha in your summer BBQ. Sweet, tangy, & crunchy this crowd pleaser appetizer is vegan and gluten free. Happy 4th of July weekend everyone! This salad is excellent to serve with your summer 4th cookout. Everyone in the family will love it. Today (July 3rd) […]

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Grapefruit Gin Gimlet, Refreshing Summer Cocktail

Grapefruit gin gimlet is a refreshing take on a classic summer cocktail. With a homemade grapefruit simple syrup, fresh juices, and gin. My all time favorite cocktail is the Gin Gimlet.  The classic version has 2 ingredients: gin and Rose’s Lime Syrup, a 50/50 ratio, poured over ice.  This grapefruit version takes the classic to […]

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Fresh Grapefruit Paloma Recipe with Easy Infused Simple Syrup

This fresh grapefruit Paloma recipe is the perfect summer cocktail!  Make for a crowd or just for one, sweet and refreshing. It finally feels like summer around our homestead! All our plants are flowering, the trees are growing bright green leaves, and our bees are out and buzzing around!  And they’re not the only thing […]

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White Fence Farm Coleslaw: Copy Cat Recipe (Vegan, GF)

This vinegar based coleslaw has a sweet and tart tang without the mayo. Like White Fence Farm coleslaw recipe you can make at home for a side dish or BBQ! After my wildly popular make-at-home recipe for White Fence Farm Kidney Bean Salad, I decided to recreate the restaurant’s famous coleslaw recipe too.  And let […]

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Creamy Baked Carrots with Garlic (Vegetarian, Vegan & GF Options)

These Creamy Baked Garlic Carrots are a healthy & irresistible side dish for a holiday brunch or dinner party!  Easy to make ahead and prep ahead of time. This is our go-to recipe to bring to a holiday party!  Whether for Thanksgiving, Easter, or 4th of July, these carrots are a major crowd-pleaser hit. Creamy […]

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Instant Pot Oil-Free Hummus (Vegan, Gluten Free)

This oil-free hummus (vegan, gluten free) in the Instant Pot is easy, healthy, and creamy! This no soak humus recipe combines dried chickpeas and spices. A hummus recipe that is easy, no soak, oil free, AND healthy?  Yes, please!  This no soak Instant Pot hummus is easy and delicious, and uses the cooking water from […]

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Vegan Tzatziki Pasta Salad (Gluten Free, Summer Side Dish)

This vegan tzatziki pasta salad is loaded with fresh vegetables & bright herbs in a creamy tangy dressing. A great vegan bbq side dish for summer. Its finally summer here on our homestead – we got the BBQ out, the tiki torches lit, and are enjoying the long summer days and warm nights.  Pasta salads […]

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Soft Pull-Apart Rice Krispie Treats (Gluten Free, Vegan Option)

Soft and delicious pull-apart Rice Krispie treats! This BEST Rice Krispie Treats recipe has 4 ingredients, takes 15 minutes, and couldn’t be easier! This has been to my new GO-TO dessert for holiday parties, pot lucks, and parties!  These Rice Krispie treats are amazingly soft and chewy and are loved by all.  Seriously, who doesn’t love gooey […]

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Coleslaw Pasta Salad (Vegan, Gluten Free, Dairy Free)

This coleslaw pasta salad combines everything great about a summer backyard BBQ side dish! Creamy, tangy, sweet, and something everyone at your table will love! Perfect for Memorial Day Cookout, backyard BBQ, or 4th of july potluck!  The flavors of summer in one easy side dish. This coleslaw pasta salad is an absolutely delicious hybrid […]

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Crinkle Chocolate Chip Cookies (Pantry Staple, Vegan & GF Options)

These giant crinkle chocolate chip cookies are the BEST I have ever had in my life! Crisp on the outside and soft in the center, these cookies are a pantry staple treat. Never  in my life have I ever baked cookies so good – this is a whole new level in baking right here!  One hobby […]