Tasty Summer Treats

Tasty Summer Recipes

Summer is in full swing, which means backyard picnics, poolside parties and holiday celebrations. It also means seasonal summer treats like homemade popsicles, watermelon slushes and all things s'mores. Today we bring you recipes for 13 tasty summer treats...and I highly recommend trying each and every one. ... ... 13 Tasty Summer Treats ... Mini berry cobblers via WhipperBerry ... Frozen lemon pie via A Mouse In My Kitchen ... Fresh fruit popsicles via The Idea Room ... Fresh & fruity grape popsicles via Mom Endeavors ... Watermelon margarita via Balancing … [Read more...]

Open-Faced S’mores

Open-Faced S'mores via SNAP!

We're big fans of S'mores around here...Big fans. And, it's fun, to try different versions. I've shared our yummy mini S'mores donuts and grown up S'mores. Today I am sharing open-faced S'mores. I am sure you're starting to think that the only thing I stock in the pantry is chocolate and marshmallows (it might be partially true), but this is a recipe we all really enjoyed. It really helps that this is a super-easy one. This version starts with a large fudge cookie purchased from the store. If you wanted to truly be gourmet, you could actually dip graham crackers in chocolate...I am not … [Read more...]

S’mores Mini Donuts

Smores Mini Donuts Recipe 1

I am so excited to be a part of the 31 Days of Summer series hosted by my sweet friend McKenzie (you might remember her from this post). Nothing says summer quite like S'mores, right? Right. Today I am excited to be sharing a fun little recipe that's a real winner with the kids! And when I say winner I am really saying, "Hey, this recipe features miniature food and a hands-on experience for your little chef that will totally suck up an afternoon. Not to mention you will seem like the awesomest parent ever...marshmallow on chocolate topped with graham cracker and more chocolate?" Before … [Read more...]

Grown Up S’mores Recipe

Nothing says summer to me like S'mores, but with all of the travel I've done recently I haven't had much of a chance to head up the canyon for a little snack. Enter National S'mores Day (Aug. 10) - the perfect excuse for a fun summer treat. It's always fun to change it up a bit, right? This year we decided to try a more grown up S'mores recipe. The base for our S'mores were traditional Italian waffle cookies called Pizelle's. You can make your own cookies if you have a Pizzelle Press, but I actually just bought a large package of the vanilla flavor at my local Italian importer. Top the … [Read more...]