Triple Berry Orange Julius | recipe on

Triple Berry Orange Julius (copycat)

This refreshing treat is easy to make on a warm summer’s day.  Forget the mall, make this Triple Berry Orange Julius (copycat) at home! Seriously, this Midwest spring is cra-zeeeeee!  Please, make up your mind.  On Monday afternoon it was 80º, this morning it’s 42º and I’m a little cold in my sweatshirt…it’s May 20th….

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Lemon Berry Fruit Kabobs | Crumbs and Chaos

Lemon Berry Fruit Kabobs

Super simple Lemon Berry Fruit Kabobs are perfect for any occasion or summer gathering!  Happy Thursday, ya’ll!  Today is a celebratory occasion…a virtual baby shower for Ashton of Something Swanky!  I have enjoyed being a contributor on Something Swanky for quite a while now.  She’s got desserts for days over there…Chocolate Chip Cookies anyone?  S’mores for…

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Bacon Cheeseburger Queso Dip | recipe by Crumbs and Chaos

Bacon Cheeseburger Queso Dip

As we head towards the warmer months, I’m looking forward to warm evenings hanging around with friends on the deck while the burgers are on the grill and we watch the sunset.  Being able to take dinner outside is one of my favorite things about this change in seasons, it takes the ordinary and makes…

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Fruit Punch | Get the recipe for this refreshing summer sip on

Fruit Punch

This simple, refreshing Fruit Punch will become your go-to summer sip! These are the days…warm and leisurely, soft breezes blowing, relaxing on the deck.  What makes it better?  A refreshing sip of somethin’ fruity.  We enjoyed this punch at our Spanish themed dinner a few weeks ago.  It’s based on a recipe for virgin sangria….

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Spanish-Style Meatballs | recipe on Crumbs and Chaos

Spanish-Style Meatballs

 Total comfort food any time of the year, Spanish-Style Meatballs are full of flavor and perfect for any party! Last week I mentioned that we’ve been cooking different country themes for our Thursday evening dinner group.  The evening that we made Spanish food was simply amazing!  Paella, marinated olives and other tapas and flan for…

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