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summer

Blog Recipes/ Desserts and Sweets

Fresh Peach Cobbler

Fresh peach cobbler is a hallmark summertime recipe! You can make peach cobbler year round, but there's something extra special about a summer fruit cobbler with fresh peaches. Peach cobbler is a great easy recipe for summer entertaining.  * GoodieGodmother.com

Fresh peach cobbler is a hallmark summertime recipe! You can make peach cobbler year round, but there’s something extra special about a summer fruit cobbler with fresh peaches. Peach cobbler is a great easy recipe for summer entertaining.  Ever since we spent a few years in Georgia, I look forward to summer and peach season with a childlike glee. Fresh, juicy, peaches are the official sign of summer for me!…

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Blog Recipes/ Grilling and Barbecue/ Main Dishes

Smoked Paprika Herb Salmon Grilled in Foil

Smoked paprika herb salmon grilled in foil is a flavorful, almost effortless main dish. Season, cook, serve right in the foil. Get this foil grilled salmon recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

Smoked paprika herb salmon grilled in foil is a flavorful, almost effortless main dish. Season, cook, serve right in the foil. No matter how long it’s been since we’ve lived there, I’m a Florida girl at heart. The beach is my happy place, I think sequined leopard print is a basic neutral, and I absolutely adore seafood. And when life gets a little hectic, you see a lot more seafood…

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Blog Recipes/ Cookies and Macarons/ Desserts and Sweets

S’mores Cookies

These sandwich s'mores cookies are among the best cookies of all time! Soft graham inspired cookies sandwiching rich chocolate ganache and topped with real roasted marshmallows. Definitely summer's perfect cookie. * GoodieGodmother.com

These sandwich s’mores cookies are among the best cookies of all time! Soft graham inspired cookies sandwiching rich chocolate ganache and topped with real roasted marshmallows. Definitely summer’s perfect cookie. I’m having a lot of trouble finding the words to start the s’mores cookie blog post. Picture one Godmother, sitting in front of the computer screen, smiling like a total goof and dancing around trying to come up with an…

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Blog Recipes/ Grilling and Barbecue/ Salads

Grilled Skirt Steak Salad with Blue Cheese Dressing

Fire up the grill and whip up a steakhouse-worthy treat at home. This grilled skirt steak salad with blue cheese dressing is a hearty salad for the steak-loving crowd.  * Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

Fire up the grill and whip up a steakhouse-worthy treat at home. This grilled skirt steak salad with blue cheese dressing is a hearty salad for the steak-loving crowd.  This meal was originally inspired by a skirt steak with blue cheese wrap at a hotel restaurant during one of my business trips. However, I feel the story behind making this salad is worth telling instead of talking about the inspiration. …

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Blog Recipes/ Desserts and Sweets

Patriotic Blueberry Cherry Slab Pie {VIDEO}

This patriotic blueberry cherry slab pie is a festive way to celebrate summer. Even pie newbies will achieve beautiful results with the easy to follow video tutorial! * Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com #4thofjuly #patrioticdessert #redwhiteandblue #slabpie #cherrypie #summerdessert

 This patriotic blueberry cherry slab pie is a festive way to celebrate summer. Even pie newbies will achieve beautiful results with the easy to follow video tutorial!    We can celebrate America’s birthday month, right? I made this patriotic blueberry cherry slab pie for a celebration 4th of July week.  So I know a few of you looking at the date are wondering why I didn’t wait until next year…

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Blog Recipes/ Cakes and Cupcakes/ Desserts and Sweets

Lime Icebox Cake

Looking for a no-bake, easy summer dessert to feed a crowd? Look no further than lime icebox cake. Easy to assemble, with all the flavor of a lime (or key lime) pie and none of the work! * Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com #keylime #lime #summerdessert #iceboxcake #nobake #easydessert

Looking for a no-bake, easy summer dessert to feed a crowd? Look no further than lime icebox cake. Easy to assemble, with all the flavor of a lime (or key lime) pie and none of the work! Ever since I discovered the icebox pie, I’ve been a little enamored. How genius is a dessert that requires zero baking, feeds a crowd, can be made in a zillion different flavors that…

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Blog Recipes/ Main Dishes/ Sandwiches/ Slow Cooker Recipes

Slow Cooker Chicken Gyros

When time is short, but you need an easily customized healthy meal, make some slow cooker chicken gyros! Recipe includes instructions for the instant pot too if you're short on time! * Recipe on goodiegodmother.com

When time is short, but you need an easily customized healthy meal, make some slow cooker chicken gyros!   Summer is a busy time! Longer days definitely don’t mean more down-time. If your summer is anything like ours, it’s filled to the brim with lots of summer things. We aren’t taking any big trips this summer, but our days have plenty of pool time, outside adventures, and local fun on…

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Blog Recipes/ Grilling and Barbecue/ Main Dishes

Grilled Shrimp Tacos

Whether you make them indoors on a grill pan or fire up the outdoor grill, these grilled shrimp tacos put you in a beach state of mind no matter the weather. * Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

Whether you make them indoors on a grill pan or fire up the outdoor grill, these grilled shrimp tacos put you in a beach state of mind no matter the weather. We can all agree that tacos are amazing, right? The possibilities for fillings are endless, they’re perfect for a quick weeknight dinner, and you almost always have the ingredients to make some kind of taco in the house at…

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Blog Recipes/ Cakes and Cupcakes/ Desserts and Sweets

Peach Wine Cake

Fresh peaches, and a little peach wine, make this peach wine cake from scratch a delicious cake fit for a Southern belle!  * GoodieGodmother.com

Fresh peaches, and a little peach wine, make this peach wine cake from scratch a delicious cake fit for a Southern belle!  I’ve mentioned the few years we lived in Georgia a time or two before on the blog. In case you didn’t know, Georgia peaches are a Big Deal. The peach season is long, lasting all summer with different varieties harvesting at different times. There really isn’t much better…

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Beverages/ Blog Recipes

Strawberry Capistrano

The Strawberry Capistrano is a refreshing, non-dairy, non-alcoholic drink. The natural bright pink hue from the strawberries makes this summer mocktail irresistible! * Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

The Strawberry Capistrano is a refreshing, non-dairy, non-alcoholic drink. The natural bright pink hue from the strawberries makes this summer mocktail irresistible! I feel like summer is just starting… right as my e-mail inbox is assaulted with fall and all things pumpkin spice. I’m not ready to let go of summer just yet, even though I have already marked my calendar with the openings of the local farm fall festivals.…

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Blog Recipes/ Desserts and Sweets

Goat Cheese Cheesecake Ice Cream

Goat cheese cheesecake ice cream is a decadent, not too sweet, warm weather treat! * Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

Goat cheese cheesecake ice cream is a decadent, not too sweet, warm weather treat! Darlings, I don’t know why it’s taken me so long to make goat cheese ice cream. It’s amazing, and so so much easier than classic churned ice cream recipes. Imagine making an ice cream base in your food processor or blender, churning, and freezing. There is no required chilling time before the churn. That is a…

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