Peanut Butter Dark Chocolate Chip Cookies

Peanut Butter Dark Chocolate Chip Cookies on www.cookingwithruthie.com will bring lots of happy smiles!

Peanut Butter Dark Chocolate Chip Cookies will bring lots of happy smiles!  They're sure to become a fast favorite among all of your family and friends.  I don't know about you all but I just LOVE peanut butter and dark chocolate together.  It's like a party in my mouth with every single bite! Oh and don't forget the little sprinkle of sea salt added on top before they go in … [Read more...]

Triple Berry, Chevre, Candied Pecan Salad

Triple Berry, Chevre, Candied Pecan Salad on www.cookingwithruthie.com a fruity, healthy, delightful lunch or dinner!

Triple Berry, Chevre, Candied Pecan Salad-  a fruity, healthy, delightful lunch or dinner!   Happy Memorial Day!!  I hope you've had a relaxing long weekend with your family and friends. I love this salad!  It seems like summer all wrapped up in a beautiful bowl... I could eat it every single day.  I have been enjoying the salad in these photo's for a couple of days now, … [Read more...]

Super Saturday #96 and Hot n Spicy Recipe Features

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Thanks for participating in the Best Recipes and DIY Projects Party last week! We're thrilled to share some of our favorite links from last week's link party with you. Summer's coming and the weather is getting warmer. Can you take the heat? Test your resolve with these spicy dishes! These savory sides and entrees bring on the heat with exotic flavors. Enjoy! Super Saturday #96 and … [Read more...]

Lemon Garlic Steak Marinade

Lemon Pepper Steak Marinade on www.cookingwithruthie.com is a delicious way to grill your favorite steak!

Lemon Garlic Steak Marinade is a delicious way to grill your favorite steak- we love the hint of lemon, garlic, and splash of heat from the red pepper flakes!   This recipe was actually created by my son, Jake.  He had an assignment in his history class to create a recipe using a very basic list of ingredients from the early american time period and then make his recipe at home.  This … [Read more...]

Grilled Pear Cucumber Flatbread

Grilled Pear Cucumber Flatbread on www.cookingwithruthie.com is a delicious, fresh, bold combination of flavors! YUM.

Grilled Pear Cucumber Flatbread is a delicious, fresh, bold combination of flavors!  I fell completely in love with it... Oh my goodness!   Grilled Pear Cucumber Flatbread is the perfect appetizer or it can even pass for a meal all on it's own.  It was a wonderful lunch for me.  The only part that's grilled is the whole grain flat bread- if you didn't want to warm up the grill … [Read more...]

Banana Orange Drop Cookies

Banana Orange Drop Cookies on www.cookingwithruthie.com are the best way to use up those overripe bananas!

Banana Orange Drop Cookies are one of the best way to use up those overripe bananas!  Moist, flavorful cookies with a hint of banana and orange in the frosting too!  Mmmmmm.    We love bananas at our house.  I have to keep them stocked in the kitchen just as religiously as milk.  It is pretty much considered a sin to run out of either bananas or milk in our house!  So, between … [Read more...]

Pineapple Mango Banana Smoothie

Pineapple Mango Banana Smoothie on www.cookingwithruthie.com is healthy way to stay cool this summer!

Pineapple Mango Banana Smoothie is a refreshing and healthy way to stay cool this summer- packed with delicious ingredients that are SO good for you and the kids will love every last drop.  Memorial Day is in less than a week and y'all know what that means... summertime officially gets under way!  YAY!!   I don't about your kids but mine are thrilled to almost be done with the school … [Read more...]

Salmon Salad Sandwich

Salmon Salad Sandwich on www.cookingwithruthie.com is a delicious way to use your leftover salmon!

Salmon Salad Sandwich is a delicious way to use your leftover salmon- we grilled up some salmon for dinner and then had leftovers so I whipped up this delicious sandwich the next day for lunch... it tastes amazing!  It's a little bit like a Tuna Salad Sandwich but about a million times better!  Just kidding.  I love tuna too but when we had leftover salmon in the fridge I thought, … [Read more...]

Super Saturday #95 and Berry Recipe Features

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Thanks for participating in the Best Recipes and DIY Projects Party last week! We're thrilled to share some of our favorite links from last week's link party with you. It's berry season, and we couldn't be more pleased! We've featured red berry recipes recently, so we thought it would be fun to share some of the blue and black berry recipes that were linked up. They look sooooo … [Read more...]

DIY Boxwood Topiary

DIY Boxwood Topiary by www.polkadotpoplars.com on www.cookingwithruthie.com is an adorable project for your home!

I'm so happy to have Miss Dru from Polkadot Poplars here with us today!  I love it when she comes to visit- she brings such fun projects to share!! I'm especially in love with this adorable DIY Boxwood Topiary project it's the perfect way to bring summer into your homes. I won't keep you waiting any longer... I love the look of topiaries used in home décor. They add a touch of … [Read more...]

Peanut Butter Granola Snack Mix

Peanut Butter Granola Snack Mix on www.cookingwithruthie.com is quick and easy to make and healthy too!

Peanut Butter Granola Snack Mix is quick and easy to make and it's one of my favorite healthy go-to snacks! It's packed with good for you ingredients like peanut butter, honey, whole grain cheerios and oats, raisins, and those cute little colored specks are chocolate covered sunflower seeds from Trader Joes.  Yummmmmm. If you don't have a Trader Joes around you then just use equal … [Read more...]

Thai Red Coconut Curry with Chicken

Red Coconut Curry with Chicken on www.cookingwithruthie.com is easy to make at home but tastes like it's from your fave Thai Restaurant

Thai Red Coconut Curry with Chicken is so simple to make at home but tastes just like it's from your favorite Thai Food Restaurant! Ohhhh... I just love Thai Food.  It's that coconut creaminess in curry dishes that does it for me.  I prefer to use light coconut milk which gives all the creaminess of regular coconut milk with much less of a calorie punch.   It's usually about  65% … [Read more...]