Tropical Rosé Aperol Spritz Cocktail

The Aperol Spritz is one of the “it” drinks for summer of 2017 and you know I had to add a tropical twist to it. This Tropical Rosé Aperol Spritz Cocktail post is sponsored by Cost Plus World Market on behalf of their blog, Discover.  I can see why the Aperol spritz is such a […]

Hawaii Travel Guide – Oahu – Outrigger Waikiki Beach Resort Review

Hawaii Travel Guide Oahu Edition. Last month we went on a family vacation to Hawaii- Oahu and the Big Island. When we were on Oahu we stayed at the Outrigger Waikiki Beach Resort and this is my review of the hotel and our stay in Waikiki. This Outrigger Waikiki Beach Resort Review  is sponsored by […]

Piña Colada Cupcakes with Haupia Filling and Piña Colada Frosting

Piña Colada Cupcakes with Haupia Filling and Piña Colada Frosting for National Piña Colada Day!!  This post is sponsored by Cost Plus World Market on behalf of their blog, Discover. I love when I get free reign on a recipe. “Make something pineapple”. I have such a long list of pineapple and coconut recipes that […]

Boozy Pineapple Sweet Tea Ice Pops

Boozy Pineapple Sweet Tea Ice Pops are my newest fave adult ice pop creation. I got the idea from a friend of mine who was telling me about this amazing iced tea mix and how he changed it up a bit to be more tropical by adding in frozen pineapple chunks. I decided on one […]

Summer Veggie tray with Artichoke Avocado Pesto Dip #Ad #Discoverworldmarket

Summer Veggie Tray with Artichoke Avocado Pesto Dip is an easy to put together appetizer for all your summer parties and picnics. Great way to serve up lots of fresh vegetables with a delicious dip to go with them. This post is sponsored by Cost Plus World Market on behalf of their blog, Discover.  Summer […]

Summer Fruit Salad with Honey Lime Vinaigrette #Discoverworldmarket #ad

Let’s celebrate the first day of summer with this colorful and delicious Summer Fruit Salad with Honey Lime Vinaigrette. I made this fruit salad for Discover, a blog by World Market. This post is sponsored by Cost Plus World Market. It is no secret around here that summer is my favorite season. Sleeping in, late […]

Asian Style Fish And Chips Tempura Salmon with Baked Japanese Sweet Potato Fries

Asian Style Fish And Chips – Tempura Salmon with Baked Japanese Sweet Potato Fries and Honey Ginger Soy Dipping Sauce made for Discover by World Market for Father’s Day. This post is sponsored by Cost Plus World Market on behalf of their blog, Discover. I am a Cost Plus World Market tribe ambassador.  I love […]

Pineapple White Wine Slushies

Aloha from the Big Island of Hawaii!!  Taking break from the beach to bring you my newest summer cocktail. Pineapple White Wine slushies. So simple they almost don’t need a recipe, but I give variations to make them customizable to your tastes. Thank you tePā for sending me a bottle of your Pinot Gris to sample […]

Baked Hawaiian Style Baby Back Pork Ribs

Baked Hawaiian Style Baby Back pork ribs are tender, fall off the bone, full of flavor ribs perfect for summertime picnics. I have a few tips and tricks for oven baked ribs that taste like they were cooked on a grill all day. This post is sponsored by  Cost Plus World Market on behalf of […]

Mother’s Day Breakfast in Bed – Coconut Brioche French Toast with Guava Syrup

Mother’s Day Breakfast in bed – Coconut Brioche French Toast with Guava syrup and Guava-Rosé mimosas. The perfect tropical breakfast in bed for the special mom in your life. Sponsored by Cost Plus World Market on behalf of their blog, Discover. There are two things moms want on Mother’s Day. A day off without their […]

Baked Churros with Three Dipping Sauces

Cinco De Mayo is almost upon us and that means margaritas, tacos and of course churros!! I made these Baked Churros with Three Dipping sauces for Cinco De Mayo Baked Churros with Three Dipping sauces for Cinco De Mayo and for Discover, a blog by World Market. This post is sponsored by Cost Plus World […]

Island Dreamsicle Cocktail #AlohaFriday

It’s that time again, Happy Aloha Friday and I have a brand new Koloa Rum Cocktail for you all today. This is my Island Dreamsicle Cocktail. One sip and you will be dreaming about an Hawaiian island vacation. At least I do when I drink this cocktail.  Thank you to Koloa Rum Company for sending me […]