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Strawberry Basil Lemonade Spritzer Recipe

Happy happy Wednesday! We’re half way through the week and if that’s not reason to celebrate, I don’t know what is! I’m celebrating with a nice glass of Sauvignon Blanc (from New Zealand), but when I’m not drinking wine, I love sweet drinks. Think juices and lemonades! This lemonade recipe is a twist on your typical strawberry lemonade. It’s perfect for hot summer nights (and afternoons) and just the right amount of refreshing for when I get home from a  ...

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Summer with a French Touch | Wine and Cheese Board

French wines and cheeses go together like Chip and Joanna, fireworks and the 4th of July, and like sprinkles and ice cream. Anyone that knows me, knows that I LOVE wine and cheese. And more than that, I love a good wine and cheese spread! With the heat of the summer upon us, it’s not entirely practical to enjoy cheese by the pool or outside at all for that matter. In South Louisiana, I personally melt every time I walk outside! One hundred degree heat with 100% humidity is miserable!  ...

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Homemade Puppy Pops

This post was sponsored by Chewy.com. As always, all opinions are my own. It’s hotter than hot these days. I’ve been looking for ways to help Laney beat the heat (staying inside, getting in the pool, etc.) Making Puppy Pops is by far her favorite! (similar to Frosty Paws, but way less expensive) INGREDIENTS 1/2 TBS Honey 1/2 Tbs. Peanut Butter 1 cup of Plain Yogurt 3-4 apple slices Handful of Sojos Good Dog Apple Dumpling Treats DIRECTIONS: All you have to do is put the  ...

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No Bake Blueberry Cheesecake

This weekend I crossed one of my “summer to dos” off of the list. I went blueberry picking! A lot of people have been asking what I’m going to be doing with all of the blueberries I picked (and believe me, there’s a lot)–well, yesterday, I made cheesecake! Yep, you read that right.   This cheesecake was literally the easiest to make–I adapted the recipe from this one I found from Pinterest.         Here’s what you’ll  ...

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