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Tomato Soup

You know what I love about soup, especially tomato soup like this? It’s the perfect lazy food—one pot, easy-to-make dinner.  I mean—who cares if it’s August and 100+ degrees out. The little guy and I are sipping on this while watching Elf. As tradition usually goes, we do Christmas movies in June. With all that…

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Shaved Zucchini and Summer Fruit Salad | Bakers Royale

Shaved Zucchini and Summer Fruit Salad

If you are anything like me, then you’ll agree—summer is way too short. I’m always trying to stretch the season with as many outdoor gatherings as possible to enjoy the mild nights and the easy-going days of summer. Life is all about finding balance with friends, family and delicious, homemade meals—it’s the sweet spot of…

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Strawberry Tuxedo Cake from Bakers Royale

Strawberry Tuxedo Cake

Another week, another video. But not just any video. I’m so excited to be sharing the video for this Strawberry Tuxedo Cake from the archives. I updated the recipe to make it even easier and quicker to make (the cake bakes in only 15-20 minutes). This is the kind of cake that looks spectacular without…

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Smores Bars via Bakers Royale

Fruit S’mores

Who is ready for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games? I can’t wait. This year I’ve partnered up with the HERSHEY’S brand, an official sponsor of Team USA, to show my team spirit and colors in several ways. The first way is what you see above—a red, white and blue S’more! I’ve taken the traditional S’more…

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Casual Dining | Lasagna | via Bakers Royale

Casual Gathering

**This is a sponsored post in collaboration with my Stouffer’s partnership. All opinions are my own. There is nothing like casual gatherings. I love the ease in which they come together and they are all about the people first then the food comes in to enhance the experience. Let’s talk lasagna. I love it, as does my…

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