A Tropical Twist on BBQ Ribs: St. Louis Style Pork Ribs are slow roasted with a sweet and tangy mango barbecue sauce then thrown on the grill for flavorful char. This is one meal that will make you want to #GetUpAndGrill

Mango BBQ Ribs #GetUpandGrill

This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Weave Made Media®, Smithfield® and Farmland®, but all my opinions are my own. #weavemade #GetUpandGrill #GetFiredUpGrilling http://my-disclosur.es/RgFrEH I have had an itch to be at a tropical location. A Caribbean location to be exact. Oh, it is plenty hot here in Atlanta this summer,… 

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Easy ways to keep your family fed simply and still enjoy all the fun the summer months have to offer.

3 Ways to Keep Summer Meals Easy

Today my friend is sharing with you easy ways to keep your family fed simply and still enjoy all the fun the summer months have to offer. Hi friends! I’m Sarah from Early Bird Mom where I share organizing and practical homemaking tips. Kristen has graciously invited me to hang out with you today. Does… 

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Change up the usual sandwiches in your picnic basket with an Asian Mason Jar Salad made with fresh vegetables, brown rice and a miso vinaigrette. They will surely make your picnic one to remember. Gluten Free. Vegan.

Asian Rice Mason Jar Salad

Change up the usual sandwiches in your picnic basket with an Asian Mason Jar Salad made with fresh vegetables, brown rice and a miso vinaigrette. They will surely make your picnic one to remember. Gluten Free. Vegan.   There is something about a summer picnic that does it for me, especially as the dusk sets… 

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Slow cooked pinto beans with a homemade sweet and smokey sauce. A family heirloom recipe for the best baked beans that you have ever tasted--no cans here!

Old Fashioned Baked Beans

Slow cooked pinto beans with a homemade sweet and smokey sauce. A family heirloom recipe for the best baked beans that you have ever tasted–no cans here!Don’t you just love that bean crock? I have had my eye on my Papa’s bean crock for my ENTIRE LIFE! My mom still claims ownership of it but… 

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Buffalo Chicken Pizza with Carrot Cucumber Slaw

All the big, bold flavors of beloved Buffalo Chicken in pizza form. This cheesy, spicy pizza is cooled down with a fresh ranch slaw made with carrots and cucumbers. Pizza. Can you EVER have enough?! Not in this household. We could eat pizza nearly everyday of the week and not get sick of it. It of… 

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Easy and Light Lemon Berry Trifle

Airy angel food cake is layered with fresh summer berries, tangy lemon curd, and sweetened yogurt. It is a guilt free, indulgent treat, perfect for the summer!We had a tradition growing up on our birthdays, we were allowed to pick out any dinner and dessert. Not to mention also got to select where we sat… 

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6 Quick & Healthy Summer Dinners

Today, my friend, Denise from My Life Cookbook, is sharing 6 recipes that are the perfect solution to get a healthy, quick dinner on the table and beat the summer heat! Summertime seems to bring fewer lazy summer days than action packed ones. Most are filled with activities, parties, play dates, classes and weekend getaways. It’s hard to… 

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Chipotle Chicken Torta

Chipotle Chicken Torata: A Mexican Sandwich made with slow cooked chipotle chicken, crunchy cabbage, sharp queso fresco, and creamy avocado is one sandwich that will have you screaming “Ole!”I have a confession to make to you all. I work out while catching up on my DVR cooking shows.  Why is this a confession? Because my workouts… 

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Black beans and feta are tossed with a fresh fruit salsa, making the perfect topping to a baked sweet potato.

Black Bean Fruit Salsa Stuffed Sweet Potato

Black beans and feta are tossed with a fresh fruit salsa, making the perfect topping to a baked sweet potato. Yep, I am at it again. Brewing up some magic with one of my favorite combos ever–Sweet Potatoes and Black Beans. This combo is second only to chocolate and peanut butter! I hope you are not sick… 

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A fabulous Caribbean Salad with grilled chicken, mango salsa and fresh honey orange vinaigrette that highlights seasonal fresh produce. Get your kids into the kitchen to help you whip up a meal that will help you eat the rainbow and expand their palates.

Caribbean Salad with Produce for Kids

A fabulous Caribbean Salad with grilled chicken, mango salsa and honey orange vinaigrette that highlights seasonal fresh produce. Get your kids into the kitchen to help you whip up a meal that will help you eat the rainbow and expand their palates.  I was recently contacted by Publix and Produce for Kids to help them… 

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Homemade baked cinnamon donuts with cinnamon streusel and a cream cheese glaze are not only EASY to make, but they are ridiculously delicious and a perfect treat to start your day!

Baked Cinnamon Donut with Streusel Topping and Cream Cheese Glaze {Whole Wheat}

Homemade baked cinnamon donuts with cinnamon streusel and a cream cheese glaze are not only EASY to make, but they are ridiculously delicious and a perfect treat to start your day!Donuts are NOT my thing. Okay, I thought donuts weren’t my thing. I am not a fan of a fried yeast donut, which is crazy… 

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