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Summer Foods

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Blue Cornmeal Pancakes

What a perfect and pretty summer, Sunday breakfast! These Blue Cornmeal Pancakes, from AllRecipes, were a hit with the whole family! Rating: A+ How to make it an A+: Really, really delicious, and presents beautifully! PS-Is there anything better than grilled peaches? (Note: The…

July 10, 2022
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Red, White, and Blue Cornbread Trifle

After purchasing some blue cornmeal for another recipe, I decided to spin off my Mom Uptown Original Recipe for a Summer Cornbread Trifle with this Red, White, and Blue Cornbread Trifle! Let me know what you think! Recipe: Serves 8-10 Active Time: 45 minutes…

July 10, 2022
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Chicken Sausage and Peach Skewers

Before summer comes to a close, pull out your peaches, heat your grill, and make these Chicken Sausage and Peach Skewers from Real Simple magazine! Rating: B+ How to make it an A+: This really depends on the quality sausage, but overall, it’s sort…

September 15, 2021
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Vacation Food

What does one eat on a week-long trip to Cape Cod? A whole lot of EVERYTHING! Among our many fabulous meals, I made some pretty tasty dinners and treats! See below for Grilled Corn on the Cob with Feta and Chives and Cherry Berry…

September 13, 2021
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Sweet Corn and Thyme Cornbread Cake

Love a breakfast cake you can just have kicking around the house all weekend! This Sweet Corn and Thyme Cornbread Cake from AllRecipes magazine, hit the notes of summer with fresh corn, thyme, and some sweet lemon curd! Delish! Rating: A How to make…

September 3, 2021
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Lobster BLTs

Is there a wrong way to enjoy lobster? Maybe somewhere, but I’m sure you will not go wrong with these Lobster BLTs from Food Network Magazine! Stacked high and full of all the right flavors, these summer sandwiches are GOOD! Details below! Rating: A+ …

July 28, 2021
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Fresh Corn Salad with Stone Fruit & Herbs

We are well into summer now, and I hope you’re enjoying the best of everything! Hot days, time swimming, fireworks, and all the fresh summer fruits and veggies! If you’re looking for a new way to put them together, check out this Better Homes…

July 10, 2021
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Spicy Street Corn Salad

Summer is not over! Grab your fresh ears of corn and make this Spicy Corn Salad from Real Simple magazine!! I just love how much EASIER it is to eat street corn when it’s deconstructed and in salad form–the best! Details below! Rating: A…

September 1, 2020
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Almond Berry Cobbler

I hate to waste, so a recipe like a cobbler is a great way to use up a large medley of fruit in a simple and delicious way! This Mom Uptown Original Recipe for Almond Berry Cobbler was inspired by the almost week-long power…

August 23, 2020
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Grilled Cauliflower Steaks

Summer is really coming to a close. Well, if you ask Instagram, anyway. My feed is full of Halloween inspo, fall drink polls, and prayers for sweater-weather. I’m not quite ready, so I’m still grilling away with abandon. My weekly salmon fillet was grilled…

August 20, 2020