Ham, Blackberry Ricotta, and Fresh Mozzarella Grilled Cheese for #SundaySupper #FWCon

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Yum In my house, cheese is definitely a family favorite, and this week for #SundaySupper the amazing taste and versatility of the many varieties of Wisconsin Cheese are being highlighted in a menu full of family-friendly recipes that everyone, especially the kids, will love! Hopefully these recipes will inspire you to create your own to enter… 

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30 Popsicles to Beat the Heat

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Yum When you need the perfect snack or dessert on a hot summer day, there’s nothing like going back to your childhood and enjoying something frozen on a stick. Whether you want fruit or chocolate, healthy or indulgent, Nancy, my Tasty Sweets Contributors has found the best recipes on the web with these 30 Popsicles… 

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Three-Ingredient Healthy Honey Mustard Dip

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Yum Whether packing lunch or putting together a party platter, you need something for those vegetables. It’s so easy you can barely call it a recipe, but this will be your new go-to for a quick and easy dip. You are only seconds away from Three-Ingredient Healthy Honey Mustard Dip. Three-Ingredient Healthy Honey Mustard Dip… 

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Smoky Cheddar and Roasted Cauliflower Hummus

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Yum My kids could eat from morning to night. While I make many of those snacks myself, this mama can’t keep up with those perpetual eating machines, so I’m happy to have found the line of Good Health® snacks to reach for when I need something fast, but still made with simple, organic ingredients, and… 

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Hey Moms – How Do YOU Take a Break? @Chobani #ad

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Yum Every once in a while I like to pop in with some Mama Moments – thoughts about life and motherhood and everything that goes on “behind the food blog”. You know, the real stuff. And the real stuff means sometimes I need a break. The Cupcakes & Kale Chips philosophy on balance is more… 

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Mango Coconut Chia No-Bake Energy Bars – #FindYourFun with Crocs

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Yum I’m gearing up for a Summer of Fun with my family, and, other than my boys, there are two things I need to make sure I can go go go from morning to night – comfy shoes and snacks! Luckily, I have my new Crocs and an arsenal of recipes for quick and easy… 

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No-Churn Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream Cake for #SundaySupper

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Yum Summer is coming, and I think we would all rather be at the pool, beach, or park than slaving in the kitchen, so #SundaySupper has a ton of recipes made with five ingredients or less. With super creamy and minty ice cream studded with dark chocolate made without an ice cream maker, slathered with… 

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20 Recipes featuring Cabot Cheese & #CabotCookbook #Giveaway

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Yum Long before I started blogging, I have been a fan of Cabot Creamery Cooperative. Not only do I enjoy their products regularly, but I also love their business model and how they are so focused on the farmers. And since the beginning of Cupcakes & Kale Chips, the Cabot team has been so supportive… 

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Strawberry, Bacon and Blue Cheese Wedge Salad

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Yum A burst of sweet, juicy seasonal berries adds a summer flavor to a classic dish, and a homemade dressing made with Greek yogurt lightens it up. Throw a steak on the grill and forget the steakhouse price tag when you make this Strawberry, Bacon and Blue Cheese Wedge Salad. Strawberry, Bacon and Blue Cheese Wedge… 

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Triple Berry Coconut Chia Pudding Parfaits for #SundaySupper

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Yum It’s Memorial Day Weekend, the kickoff to summer and the beginning of many patriotic holidays, so #SundaySupper is here to celebrate with the colors of Old Glory and a Red, White, and Blue menu. For a light and healthy dessert, or even a holiday breakfast, layer up seasonal strawberries, blueberries, and raspberries in these… 

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20 Steaks on the Grill

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Yum Most of the time, I like nothing better than taking a nice flank steak, sprinkling it with coarse sea salt, freshly ground black pepper, and steak seasoning, then handing it over to The Hubby, and having him return with beef grilled to perfection. But something we’ve gotta change it up, so I’ll be getting… 

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Bacon Cheeseburger Quinoa Skillet for #SundaySupper

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Yum #SundaySupper is teaming up with The Beef Checkoff to help promote the 30 Day Protein Challenge, and Make Every Meal Count as you work towards getting the optimal amount of protein in your diet throughout the day. For a family-friendly meal with all of the ingredients and flavors of a beefy favorite, you’ll satisfy… 

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Maple Cinnamon Blueberry Smoothie

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Yum Whether you love smoothies to kickstart your day, get you through the afternoon slump, satisfy nighttime sweet tooth snack cravings, or all of the above, you need a basic formula for blending up that creamy goodness. That way you can easily create some go-to combinations that pack in fruits, veggies, and plenty of other… 

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Gluten Free Strawberries and Cream Cake for #SundaySupper

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Yum Happy Mother’s Day! Since #SundaySupper is all about bringing families together around the dinner table of course we have to celebrate that special person who is often the one responsible for leading the way on gathering families together – mom! At this time of year, there is nothing more classic than juicy berries and… 

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30 Strawberry Desserts

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Yum It’s strawberry season! Although we haven’t been picking any yet this year, I have been finding some amazingly sweet, juicy berries in the store, and my boys have been devouring them. You can certainly use some of your strawberries in savory dishes, but really there is nothing better than these 30 Strawberry Desserts for… 

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Waldorf Quinoa Chicken Salad for #BrunchWeek & #Giveaway

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Yum A simple, healthy, and protein-packed combination of sweet and savory flavors, juicy bursts, and toasty nutty crunchy goodness make an easy and tasty addition to your brunch menu, or a cool make-ahead lunch or dinner. Add a new twist to a classic by making Waldorf Quinoa Chicken Salad. Waldorf Quinoa Chicken Salad Yum

Ham, Asparagus & Goat Cheese Egg Muffin Cups for #BrunchWeek & #Giveaway

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Yum Perfect for making ahead and piling on a platter for your brunch buffet, or making ahead and freezing for busy mornings, take a classic combination and make it in mini form with some of the favorite ingredients of spring in these Ham, Asparagus & Goat Cheese Egg Muffin Cups. Ham, Asparagus & Goat Cheese Egg Muffin… 

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Cherry Vanilla Almond Granola for #BrunchWeek & #Giveaway

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Yum Crunchy, nutty, and oh-so-good with a totally classic flavor combination, you’ll want to grab some milk or a bowl of yogurt so you can enjoy this Cherry Vanilla Almond Granola. Cherry Vanilla Almond Granola Yum

#BrunchWeek 2015 Giveaway

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Yum Between Mother’s Day, bridal and baby showers, graduations, it seems to me that May and June should officially be called Brunch Season. So in order to get you ready for these occasions, my friends and I are bringing you an entire week filled with eggs, casseroles, pancakes, waffles, granola, and all things brunch! And… 

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Honey Walnut and Blue Cheese Shrimp for #SundaySupper with @GalloFamily

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Yum If there’s a celebration, you know #SundaySupper has to be there, especially when it is Gallo Family Vineyards’ signature event – National Moscato Day! I’m bringing a dish to the party that is simple enough to make any day of the week, but sophisticated enough for a special occasion. You’ll love the explosion of… 

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Chicken Fried Rice

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Yum Making your own takeout is usually healthier, cheaper and tastier than the cartons of food the delivery guy drops at your door, plus it can often be faster. Recreate an Asian favorite with this recipe for Chicken Fried Rice. Chicken Fried Rice I don’t know about you but I love Chinese food. However I… 

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Kentucky Hot Brown Dip

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Yum Whether you are celebrating the Run for the Roses with a Kentucky Derby Day party, or just looking for a gooey good new appetizer recipe, take the cheesy goodness and bacon love of the classic Southern sandwich and bake it into this Kentucky Hot Brown Dip. Kentucky Hot Brown Dip Yum

Tropical Sunrise Fruit Salad with Coconut Chia Cream for #SundaySupper

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Yum #SundaySupper is ready to transport you to the tropics with a menu that evokes images of palm trees and crashing surf. Whether you need to play your escape to the equator for breakfast, brunch, snack or dessert, layer some of your favorite fruits from paradise and a creamy topping for a healthy and fun… 

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