What a better time to share a sweet dessert recipe than for Independence Day? This quintessential American holiday began 236 years ago. And while our food supply has changed a lot since then, ice cream was available in early America. How do we know? Our founding father Thomas Jefferson…
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The 4th of July is a time for family gatherings and fun in the sun…. Since I live a few steps away from the beach, friends and family seem to appear on these holidays. I am always looking for quick and unique ways to surprise them when they surprise
I can hardly believe the Fourth of July is next week! My family will celebrate by watching fireworks and eating good food—including our fair share of desserts, I’m sure. When it comes to special holidays I love getting my kids …in on the act by helping me in the kitchen.
Still planning the menu for your July 4th picnic? Don’t forget to include a traditional dessert that is not only patriotic, but something everyone will love! Here are four Patriotic pies you can serve for your celebration.
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5 Patriotic Pies to Serve on the 4th of
Growing up, my mom did most of the cooking. But every once in awhile my dad would try and make breakfast for us six kids. I don’t remember a lot of the meals he made, but one definitely comes to mind—an “Egg in a Nest”. It wasn’t anything fancy, but…
Grilled vegetables are super delicious and easy to throw together, just like this Easy Grilled Asparagus.
When the weather is nice, the kids want to spend all evening outside and I want to be with them. I want to play, hang out, enjoy our backyard, and sip an iced tea.
This cool and easy-to-make dessert has been a summer favorite… in my family for at least 25 years. Because this recipe has only a few ingredients and goes together pretty quickly, it is my go-to potluck dish. I don’t even have to look up the recipe before I go to
If your garden looks like mine, lots of beautiful vegetables… are making their debut. Now that your garden is producing delicious food, you’ll need some new recipes to add to your collection. We asked the Mom It Forward community to share some favorite recipes with us, and of course they
Fathers Day is a great time to gather with family and loved ones and enjoy a delicious meal. Before you decide on your Fathers Day recipe, consider alternatives to grilling (gasp!) that still involve ribs. These recipes are so simple to make that the kids could help too.
Summer can bring hot temperatures for many of us but does that mean we have to give up sweets and desserts? No way! These top no-bake cookie recipes will delight your taste buds without overheating your kitchen.
1. German Chocolate Cake Cookies by iVillage… – Chocolate and chocolate together? Yes.