Recipes, Ramblings & Photography of a Foodie

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Tuna Poke Wontons {with Mango Coulis}

The Hawaiian version of tuna tar-tar, this tuna poke is served on baked wontons and finished with a sweet mango coulis. These are perfect for summer entertaining! **This post was originally published April 28, 2015.  I updated the photos and recipe.  The actual written words in this post remain the same.** “Vacation, all I ever […]

Avocado Sriracha Hummus with Grilled Corn

Avocado Sriracha Hummus with Grilled Corn.  Silky smooth, creamy dreamy and deliciously healthy, this hummus is packed with flavor and makes the perfect summer snack or appetizer! Hi-ya, friends!  Happy first Monday of June!! I’m still trying to grasp the fact that we are FIVE days into June… and there are ONLY 209 days remaining […]

Cashew Chicken Lettuce Wraps with Tahini Sauce

Quick, easy and packed with flavor, these Cashew Tahini Chicken Lettuce Wraps are proof that healthy eating CAN be delicious!  Ready in 20 minutes or less, these lettuce wraps are perfect for lunch, appetizers, dinner and everything in between! Hi friends! Long time, no virtual see! How’s it going!?  For those of you in the […]

Strawberry Basil Vodka Cocktail

This post is sponsored by 7UP® in partnership with Walmart.  All thoughts and opinions expressed here are my own.  Thank you for supporting the brands that make NSN possible!  #MixItUpALittle You must be 21 or older to consume alcohol.  Please drink responsibly. This Strawberry Basil Vodka Cocktail is the perfect smooth sip for summer!  A […]

Italian Summer Zucchini Noodle Salad with Burrata

This post is sponsored by Cavit Wines in partnership with Honest Cooking.  All thoughts and opinions expressed here are my own.  Thank you for supporting the brands that make NSN possible!  #LoveItShareIt #NationalPinotGrigioDay You must be 21 or older to consume alcohol.  Please drink responsibly. Crisp zucchini noodles tossed with silky Italian dressing; topped with […]

One Pan Lemon Butter Shrimp & Quinoa

Succulent shrimp with fluffy quinoa, shredded zucchini and funky feta all cooked in ONE PAN and in 30 minutes or less! Hi there, friends! I hope the week is treating you well!! I’m actually feeling all sorts of under the weather, so today’s post is going to be the shortest post in the history of […]

Crispy Baked Greek Potato Wedges with Whipped Herbed Feta

These Greek flavored potato wedges are crispy on the outside, soft and pillowy on the inside and served with a smooth, creamy dip loaded with funky feta and fresh herbs.  This dynamic duo of potato wedges and dip are perfect as an appetizer, snack or side! Hi friends! Today we feast on potatoes! Pohhh-taayy-tooeess! And cheese! […]

Mother’s Day Brunch Recipes

Mother’s Day Brunch Recipes.  From savory breakfast eats to decadent sweet treats, these 20 PLUS recipes have you covered!  Because nothing shows Mom how much you care like a homemade breakfast or brunch! Heeeeyyooo, friends! How was everyone’s Cinco de Mayo and weekend?  Was it filled with festive fun and good ‘ole times?  Did you […]

Spicy Sunset Margarita on the Rocks

This Spicy Sunset Margarita is a fruity, fiery twist on the classic Mexican cocktail.  Flavored with mango, pineapple, jalapeno and grenadine, this tropical tequila libation is sure to get the party started! Hi-ya, friends!!! Today we are MARGARITA-ING!!!  <– Because that should DEFINITELY be a verb. So go grab your sombreros, maracas and tiny cocktail […]