Invite to the weekend, my buddies! We have actually remained in Arizona for the previous number of days, preparing yourself for our yearly household outdoor camping journey, and I sure am eagerly anticipating the cooler weather condition up in the mountains. Desire a peek at a few of our previous camping journeys? You can discover them all here.

With 7 brother or sisters and a lot of nieces and nephews now, outdoor camping has actually shown to be the most convenient method to get all of us together in one location. Not everybody makes it every year, however even when our crowd is smaller sized, it’s still a lot of enjoyable.

ON THE blog sites today: The very best ever barbeque Meatloaf is here to include range to your table! Take a simple meatloaf recipe and make it even much better with the addition of tasty barbecue sauce and bacon.

Jalapenos and cheddar cheese make this Jalapeno Popper Potato Salad an ensured win. With a velvety, hot dressing and smoky bites of bacon and egg throughout the salad, it’s a crowd favorite.

Crisp broccoli florets join tasty bites of smoky bacon, tasty cheddar cheese, and tangy red onion in this incredible broccoli salad. Each bite uses a wonderful balance of textures and a fantastic mix of abundant, velvety, and tasty notes.

Juicy, salted kielbasa sausage and tender-crisp cabbage is a match made in food paradise. With the addition of some sliced onions and garlic, this Sausage Stir Fry ends up being a basic one-pan supper the entire household likes.

A fast and simple, tasty side meal is just a couple of minutes away with this Bell Pepper Ricerecipe Integrating jasmine rice, fresh bell peppers, and chicken (or veggie) stock, this rice is a staple in our home.

Crispy tortillas, sweet corn, and gooey cheese integrate to produce these tasty, hearty Mexican Street Corn Quesadillas. Whether acted as a midday treat or a last-minute supper alternative, the entire household makes certain to enjoy these quesadillas.

Fluffy Strawberry Shortcake Pancakes layered with sweet strawberry compote, fresh strawberries, and whipped cream are a breakfast dream become a reality.

Creamy Cookie Beast Ice Cream filled with portions of Oreo and chocolate chip cookies is a struck with all cookie-loving kids and grownups!

What I’m yearning: Watermelon Margaritas are calling my name. Fresh watermelon fulfills Serrano peppers together with a splash of tequila to make this memorable beverage. They’re a bit spicy and a litte bit sweet and they are summer season drinking excellence.

My FAVORITE MATTERS today are my cordless earbuds. My entire household has these and they’re the very best ever for journey. It still surprises me simply how low-cost they are thinking about how well they carry out. I have actually talented them to a variety of individuals for many years we have actually had ours.

What I’m READING: Qualified by Curtis Sittenfeld. This is a contemporary retelling of Pride & & Bias and it was an enjoyable read. If you’re a die-hard Jane Austen fan, this one most likely isn’t for you, however I enjoyed it a lot.

What I’m LISTENING to: Foxlore by The Crane Better halves. My middle kid Ben gets a huge thank you for presenting me to this one. They’re an indie folk band and I have actually truly delighted in whatever I have actually heard up until now.

” He will clean away every tear from their eyes, and death will disappear, neither will there be grieving, nor sobbing, nor discomfort any longer, for the previous things have actually died.” Discovery 21:4 ESV

Wanting you a gorgeous week filled with little things that make you smile!