9 BEST Summer Basil Recipes

Our basil plants have turned into trees this year! Every time I brush by, the amazing scent lingers on my hand, screaming to make a delicious basil dish! I have a killer pesto recipe that my family yearns for me to make. There really is nothing better than a mouthwatering pesto with toasted pine nuts and cheesy garlic bread for your supper.

But what if you would like to branch out and make some new basil recipes? You’ve come to the right place! I have recipes for everything…try the Easy Caprese Bread, and make a double recipe. Trust me, you won’t believe how quickly it disappears, even before you are ready to serve it!

In this collection you’ll also find: Eggplant Chicken Chianti, an amazing full-flavored dish, Puccini Pasta, my favorite summer pasta salad, Chicken Caprese, chicken at its ultimate flavor, my family Pesto recipe, Pesto Cheesy Bites, perfect for your next cocktail party, an amazing Strawberry Basil Pound Cake…the list goes on and on!

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Hahn’s Old Fashioned Cake Company and Giveaway!

I love coffee cake and my family does too, just say the word coffee cake and their eyes light up! Old Fashioned Crumb coffee cake is my favorite with a piping hot cup of coffee!

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Easy Blueberry Cobbler

We were invited to a dinner party and I was asked to bring a Blueberry Cobbler. I chose this recipe because it is so amazingly delicious and MY FAVORITE kind of recipe~ EAAASY!! Easy!!

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We had such a fun week with our big kids and grand kids, love being a tourist in Maine. We swam, we hiked, we motored around in the little boat around the harbor. We ate our selves silly and wished we had another week before starting back to school. We moved our youngest into college, and our oldest is starting his third year. I think I washed 500 loads of laundry. Now the nest is clean, but empty and quiet. Kids are happy where they are, it’s all the next wonderful step!

Thank you for joining us! We have some delicious features that we are excited to share with you this week! Make sure to check out our features and please leave up to three links!

Welcome back to Simple Supper Tuesday, the party featuring QUICK, EASY recipes, perfect for those busy weeknights. So, please share your crock pot, 30 minutes or 5 ingredient recipes (easy desserts are also welcome)!!

Recipe Linky Party

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Top 10 Slow Cooker Recipes: Keep your Kitchen Cool & Your Belly Happy!

It is hot and humid in Maine and I know it is even hotter in the rest of the country! The heat is on…so let’s keep our kitchens cool and our oven usage down to a minimum. These top 10 slow cooker recipes will be your summer favorites – they are mine!

Amazing Slow cooker Pork Roast, flavorful Herbed Balsamic Pot Roast, incredible Sauce for Ziti, tender Ham, mouthwatering Beef Brisket, delicious Pork Chops, delectable Gingered Pork, a family favorite – Beef and Peppers, and Creamy Beef Stroganoff! You’ll find it all here!

Scroll through and see which slow cooker recipes you would like on your table! I think you’ll love them all!

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Mill Fudge Factory and Giveaway!

In time for celebrating this Labor Day Holiday, I am giving away one box of delicious fudge from The Mill Fudge Factory.

This family-owned and operated Mill Fudge Factory & Ice Cream Café is now offering its delectable line of hand-crafted fudge nationally through its online shop at themillfudgefactory.com.  The Bristol, NH-based small business, founded by the Munro family in 2006, uses the family’s secret Scottish recipe and 100% natural ingredients to create authentic fudge unlike any that can be found on this side of the Atlantic.

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8 Perfectly Peachy Desserts!

There is nothing like a juicy, mouth-watering, perfect peach dripping down your chin on a hot summer day. Have you ever picked a bushel of peaches and wondered what to do with so many perfectly sweet and juicy fruits? I can help you with this dilemma…the dessert options are endless!

Here you will find such different and amazingly delicious peach desserts such as Southern Peach and Raspberry Cobbler (for two!), Peach Raspberry Pie, Peach Pie Bundt Cake…did I pique your interest yet?

Scroll through and see which peach desserts you would like on your dessert table! I think I would love them all!

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