Salted Caramel Chocolate Pudding ~ An Easy Summer Dessert

Easy to make salted caramel chocolate pudding at cupcakesandcrinoline.com#KozyShack #SummerofPudding AD

When I was a kid pudding was one of my favorite desserts.  I grew up in a home where there weren’t snack foods….like, ever, and certainly not desserts but sometimes Mom would break down and we would have PUDDING!  Chocolate was always my favorite ~ I relished every single spoonful and every lick.  It was as though I had entered another dimension…just me and my

33 Fabulous Patriotic Fourth of July Treats and Desserts

33 4th of July Treats and Desserts from Project Inspire{d} at cupcakesandcrinoline.com

Celebrate the 4th of July with these fabulous Patriotic treats and desserts!  All Features are from the weekly link party, Project Inspire{d}. 33 Fabulous 4th of July Treats and Desserts #recipes #4thofJuly Click To Tweet Watermelon and Blueberry Straws from Simply Suzanne’s Sweet Cream Berry Shortcakes ~ I Should be Mopping the Floor Red, Blue and White Chocolate Mousse from Sweet and Savory by Shinee

Mediterranean Chicken Salad

Fresh Mediterranean Chicken Salad with Caesar Dressing from cupcakesandcrinoline.com

“This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group®, Birds Eye®, and Tyson® but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #FastFreshFilling http://my-disclosur.es/OBsstV” Mediterranean Chicken Salad ~ A Microwave Meal Summer is in full swing here and as I’ve said before….I do everything I can to NOT turn my oven on.  I have a small house and when I

Tortellini and Tomato Salad with Fresh Lemon Parmesan Sauce

Tortellini and Tomato Salad 15-Minute Meals with cupcakesandcrinoline.com

15-Minute Meal Summer is in full swing and not only is it too hot to turn on the oven but you can’t always grill…rain (ugh).  I was trying to figure out something quick to make for the family that required no grilling or oven(ing).  I came up with this 15-minute meal that razzle dazzled them and they actually asked for me to make it again.

16 Cool Summer Treats to Brighten Your Summer

16 Cool Summer Treats from Project Inspire{d}

16 Cool Summer Treats I love summer treats…especially the sweet ones…I mean…what other kind of treats are there? 😉  This week’s features are all about Summer Treats and 16 that were shared at Monday’s Project Inspire{d}. Pink Lemonade Cupcake Ice Cream Cones from Atta Girl Says 3-Ingredient Lemon Mousse from The Kitchen is My Playground Homemade Chocolate Magic Shell Recipe from Saving Everyday Rustic Plum

Best Barbecue Apps

The Best BBQ Apps for summer entertaining - cupcakesandcrinoline.com

Barbecue and grilling season is here, finally, and because I am grilling deficient (I have no idea what I’m doing when it comes to grilling) I wanted to share the best barbecue apps with you! Whether you’re a pro (like my husband), in between or a novice there’s an app for every level.

18 Refreshing and Delicious Summer Drinks

18 Refreshing and Delicious Summer Drinks from Project Inspire{d}

18 Refreshing and Delicious Summer Drinks Fresh Blueberry Slushy from Living the Gourmet  //  Lavender Lemonade from The Turquoise Home  The Best White Sangria and Virgin Sangria Ever from Sweet C Designs  //  Blood Orange Paloma from Just Us Four Blog   Coconut Sunrise Cocktail from Lip Gloss and Crayons  //  Create Your Own Frozen Lemonade Bar from A Pretty Life in the Suburbs Pretzel

Chicken Salad Appetizer ~ Sweet and Salty, Smooth and Crunchy

4-ingredient Chicken Salad Appetizer ~ A quick and easy appetizer perfect for summer entertaining from cupcakesandcrinoline.com

Entertaining 101 – 4 Ingredient Chicken Salad Appetizer I seem to have a go-to list of recipes….the recipes I make over and over again and while that’s convenient sometimes I work on brainstorming for a new recipe ~ something that’s delicious and easy.  I used to think that the more ingredients the better…..back when I had time on my hands….but now my goal is to

Baked Apple Pancake ~ Cast Iron Baking

Baked Apple Pancake with fresh coffee ~ the perfect brunch recipe ~ easy to make and all baked in one skillet ~ from cupcakesandcrinoline.com

Baked Apple Pancake When it’s a special day for someone you love ~ birthdays, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, your anniversary ~ whatever it may be it’s always a great way to start the day with breakfast in bed.  This recipe is perfect for just that purpose or any day you’re looking for an easy and delicious breakfast.   *I have received compensation for this post

9 Summer Salads and Appetizers

9 Summer Salads and Appetizers from Project Inspire{d} at cupcakesandcrinoline.com

There’s nothing like the ‘taste’ of summer and here are 9 Summer Salads and Appetizers to inspire you!  9 Summer Salads and Appetizers Click To Tweet Yesterfood ~ Smoked Turkey, Cherry and Feta Salad with Vinaigrette Just 2 Sisters ~ Broccoli Salad Baby Loving Mama ~ Cheeseburger Salad in a Jar with Special Sauce Diana Rambles ~ Clementine Vinaigrette Salad Honey and Birch ~ Savory