Bacon Habanero Mojitos

Bacon Habanero Mojitos

Spice up your cocktail with bacon and habaneros for these unique Bacon Habanero Mojitos. Bacon is such a fun addition to just about anything.  It is crispy, yet can melt in your mouth. It has a complex and depth of flavor that most foods don’t have and it lends these flavors to everything it’s in. […]

How to Cure Your Own Bacon

How to Cure Your Own Bacon

A simple, easy to follow recipe teaching you How to Cure Your Own Bacon.  Once you have homemade bacon, you may never buy store bought bacon again! I am so excited! The next two weeks are going to be full of amazing bacon recipes. They aren’t going to be just plain on bacon recipes…but really […]

Coconut Ice Cream

Vegan Coconut Ice Cream

Please welcome Kim, from Cravings of a Lunatic, and her scrumptious vegan coconut ice cream to the table today! She has been an amazing resource for me and I hope to meet her some day in person.  Y’all are gonna love her photography and her recipes are amazing! For now…I will continue to stalk her […]

No-Bake Almond Protein Bites

No-Bake Almond Protein Bites

Easy and Healthy….these No-Bake Almond Protein Bites are perfect for lunches, after school, or a snack on the go. My baby’s first day of kindergarten was this week, so I’m a bit sad and bit excited.  What am I going to do with all my free time?  Okay, Okay…I’m not going to really have free […]

Sanctuary on Camelback Review

Sanctuary on Camelback Review

Sanctuary on Camelback is a beautiful Scottsdale resort that’s nestled on the northern side of Camelback Mountain.  During a sunset on a beautiful early summer day in Scottsdale AZ, the Sanctuary on Camelback resort is full of life. The above picture was taken at sunset looking toward the “Praying Monk” on Camelback mountain. The bunnies […]

How to Caramelize Onions in a Slow Cooker

How to Caramelize Onions & Peppers in a Slow Cooker

Learn How to Caramelize Onions in a Slow Cooker…it’s so easy you won’t believe it! I really had no intention of writing a post about this, but my Instagram and Facebook share last week of me using my slow cooker to caramelize onions and peppers created such a stir and frenzy of people wanting to […]

Peach Mint Rum Popsicles

Peach Mint Rum Popsicles

My Peach Mint Rum Popsicles are for the adults only. Send the kids to bed early tonight and enjoy one of these frozen treats. I’ve been a popsicle making machine all summer long and it’s time for me to make one that is just for me {well, and Hubbyman too}.  I’ve “suffered” through boring kool-aide […]

Chocolate Silk Popsicles

Chocolate Silk Popsicles

I’m so excited to introduce y’all to my dear friend Kate and her Chocolate Silk Popsicles!  She writes over at Songs Kate Sang and has the most inspirational site.  She’s also the same friend that took a lot of my pictures for my Outdoor Oasis Party that I shared last month. Please welcome Kate… Summertime! […]

Apple & Chicken Salad with Honey Poppyseed Dressing

Apple & Chicken Salad with Honey Poppyseed Dressing

Summer fruit and leftover chicken plus a quick and easy dressing make an amazing main course salad for summer. I’m totally in love with this Apple & Chicken Salad with Honey Poppyseed Dressing. I avoid turning on my oven in the summertime here in Phoenix…just last week it was 116F. {I know…that’s crazy hot, right?!?!?!} […]

S’Mores Gooey Cake

S'Mores Gooey Cake {gluten free and dairy free too}

My heart skipped a beat when I made this S’Mores Gooey Cake. All the flavors of S’Mores plus it’s nice a gooey just like S’Mores, but without the campfire. If you are scared of messy fingers and faces then this is not the dessert for you!  This S’Mores Gooey Cake is just as messy as […]

S’Mores Rice Krispies Treats

The taste of S'Mores wrapped up into a wonderful Rice Krispies Treat is a match made in heaven. No campfire needed for these S'Mores Rice Krispies Treats!

The taste of S’Mores wrapped up into a wonderful Rice Krispies Treat is a match made in heaven. No campfire needed for these S’Mores Rice Krispies Treats! Y’all know about my obsession with Rice Krispies Treats, don’t you? Well, I have a similar love of S’More’s so it’s about time that I join my two […]

S’Mores Popsicles

S'Mores Popsicles {so easy and delicious, plus they are gluten free and dairy free}

These gluten free, dairy free S’Mores Popsicles will make you feel just like a kid again. No campfire needed for these scrumptious treats! I think there is something so magical about S’Mores.  They are totally amazing and reminds of being a kid in the summer and camping with Girl Scouts.  We always stock up on […]

Banana Split Ice Cream Pie {in a Jar}

Quick and Easy Banana Split Ice Cream Pie {in a Jar}. Make ahead and keep them in the freezer for when you need a quick dessert! Plus 11 other scrumptious recipes in jars!

Quick and Easy Banana Split Ice Cream Pie {in a Jar}. Make ahead and keep them in the freezer for when you need a quick dessert! I’ll admit it, my favorite way to drink an ice cold tea is in a mason jar.  There is just something Southern about it.  Hubbyman laughs at me for […]

Coconut Water, Mixed Berry, and Spinach Smoothie

Coconut Water, Mixed Berry, and Spinach Smoothie

This refreshing Coconut Water, Mixed Berry, and Spinach Smoothie is all you need for the perfect afternoon pick me up! Hi!  I’m Lolli from Better in Bulk and I’m so excited to be sharing this delicious summer berry smoothie here today! I adore smoothies – what else can you eat for breakfast, dessert, and in […]

Lime Mint Frozen Dessert

Cool and Creamy Lime Mint Frozen Dessert...just like those yummy jello cool whip pies, but a little healthier!

Cool and creamy Lime Mint Frozen Dessert…just like those yummy jello cool whip pies, but a little healthier! Do you remember those super yummy cool and creamy Jello Cool Whip Pies?  Of course you do…there is something that screams summer about them…plus they are just so darn easy to throw together!  But they are full […]

My Favorite Summer Kitchen Gadgets

My Favorite Summer Kitchen Gadgets

Take a look at the gift collage to see all the amazing giveaways you are about to enter! Scroll down to see my giveaway up close. Enter to win My Favorite Things prize package at the bottom of this post. HOP around to all the other sites, check out their amazing prizes, and enter to […]

Mango Gooey Cake

Mango Gooey Cake {includes gluten free/dairy free options too)

My family couldn’t get enough of this Mango Gooey Cake and neither will yours! Perfectly mango, perfectly gooey, and perfectly delicious! Growing up, we didn’t have mangos in our house.  We stuck with strawberries, apples, oranges, and bananas…that was about it on the fruit front.  About 10 years ago, I joined a produce co-op and […]

Vegan Chocolate Pudding Pops

Vegan Chocolate Pudding Pops

Hello AMFT readers. My name is Janice and I blog over at Celebrating Family – come by and visit sometime! I am so happy Wendy invited me to share this cool and creamy recipe with you. One of my all-time favorite desserts is homemade chocolate pudding. It reminds me of my childhood visits to my grandma’s house. […]

Frozen Drumstick Bites

Frozen Drumstick Bites {gluten and dairy free}

Hi everyone! I’m Marly, from Namely Marly. When Wendy asked me to write for her on AMFT she asked me to share a frozen treat recipe. First I did my happy dance, and then I immediately starting contemplating what I would make. I thought over a thousand ideas on frozen treats, but none of them […]

Apple Pie Ice Cream Sandwiches

apple pie ice cream sandwiches {gluten free & dairy free}

All the flavors of apple pie turned into a yummy frozen treat with these Apple Pie Ice Cream Sandwiches! Is there anything more American than apple pie?  Probably not…my family can never seem to get enough apple pie.  We seriously have it at every single holiday gathering.  Even though it’s summer time, I thought the […]

70+ Healthy Popsicle Recipes

70+ Healthy Popsicle Recipes

If you are craving a cold treat, then make up one of these 70+ Healthy Popsicle Recipes today! Popsicles are such a perfect treat on a hot day. It’s so easy to make your own at home with one of these recipes. They are healthier and taste better than store bought, so you don’t have […]