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50+ Recipes for Summer {Grilling, Salads, Ice Cream, Drinks, & More!}

Summer Recipe Round-Up ~ welcome summertime with a mouthwatering collection of recipes, from grilled grub to fruity salads to icy treats to refreshing beverages...and more! | FiveHeartHome.com

Welcome summer with a mouthwatering collection of recipes, from grilled grub to fruity salads to icy treats to frosty beverages…and so much more! Memorial Day weekend is the typical kick-off for dusting off those grills and initiating those summertime menus, so I thought it would fun today to put together a round-up of recipes to keep you cooking (and drooling) all summer long! I hope you enjoy these warm weather favorites from the Five Heart Home archives, as well as {Read More}



Dreamy Dill Dip with Baked Pita Wedges

Dreamy Dill Dip with Baked Pita Wedges ~ simple and delicious, this dip features a base of Greek yogurt and sour cream flavored with fresh dill, making it perfect for a variety of dippers, from crunchy veggies to pita chips! | FiveHeartHome.com

Simple and delicious, this Dreamy Dill Dip features a base of Greek yogurt and sour cream flavored with fresh dill, making it perfect for a variety of dippers, from crunchy veggies to Baked Pita Wedges!



Blueberry Muffin Mug Cake

Blueberry Muffin Mug Cake ~ enjoy a fresh, warm, blueberry muffin in a mug that's ready in minutes with this simple-to-make, bursting-with-berries, breakfast or snack recipe | FiveHeartHome.com

Enjoy a fresh, warm, blueberry muffin in a mug that’s ready in minutes with this simple-to-make, bursting-with-berries, Blueberry Muffin Mug Cake!



Rosemary Parmesan Popcorn

Rosemary Parmesan Popcorn ~ freshly-popped popcorn is drizzled with rosemary- and garlic-inflused olive oil and sprinkled with grated Parmesan, minced rosemary, garlic salt, and black pepper, making this recipe a flavorful snack for parties, munching, or movie watching! | FiveHeartHome.com

Freshly-popped popcorn is drizzled with rosemary- and garlic-inflused olive oil and sprinkled with grated Parmesan, minced rosemary, garlic salt, and black pepper, making this Rosemary Parmesan Popcorn a flavorful snack for parties, munching, or movie watching!



Slow Cooker Thai Chicken with Peanut Sauce

Slow Cooker Thai Chicken with Peanut Sauce ~ features tender chicken stewed in a flavor-infused coconut milk/peanut sauce, served over rice or rice noodles, and garnished with chopped peanuts and cilantro | FiveHeartHome.com

Slow Cooker Thai Chicken with Peanut Sauce features tender chicken stewed in a flavor-infused coconut milk/peanut sauce, served over rice or rice noodles, and garnished with chopped peanuts and cilantro!



Whole Wheat Coconut Oil Biscuits with Raspberry Butter

Fluffy Whole Wheat Coconut Oil Biscuits with Raspberry Butter ~ light, flaky, and wholesome, thanks to 100% whole wheat flour and nourishing coconut oil. Top them with honey-sweetened Raspberry Butter for a delicious breakfast treat! | FiveHeartHome.com

Whole Wheat Coconut Oil Biscuits are light, flaky, and wholesome, thanks to 100% whole wheat flour and nourishing coconut oil. And what better to top a warm biscuit with than honey-sweetened Raspberry Butter?



Parmesan Panko Asparagus

Parmesan Panko Asparagus ~ fresh asparagus spears are coated in a mixture of grated Parmesan and panko breadcrumbs and baked until crispy and golden brown for an addictive, healthy, "asparagus fries" side dish or snack | FiveHeartHome.com

Fresh asparagus spears are coated in a mixture of grated Parmesan and panko breadcrumbs and baked until crispy and golden brown for an addictive, healthy, “asparagus fries” side dish or snack.



The BEST Homemade Buttermilk Ranch Dressing

The BEST Homemade Buttermilk Ranch Dressing ~ all-natural, loaded with herbs, simple to make, and so good that you'll never go back to store-bought again! | FiveHeartHome.com

Homemade Buttermilk Ranch Dressing is all-natural, loaded with herbs, simple to make, and so good that you’ll never go back to store-bought again!



Carrot Apple Slaw

Carrot Apple Slaw ~ with crunchy carrots, sweet and tart apples, dried cranberries, salty feta cheese, and a creamy dressing, this salad is a refreshingly sweet and savory side dish for summer! | FiveHeartHome.com

With crunchy carrots, sweet and tart apples, dried cranberries, salty feta cheese, and a creamy dressing, this Carrot Apple Slaw is a refreshingly sweet and savory salad for summer!



Easy Homemade Flour Tortillas

Easy Homemade Flour Tortillas ~ soft and tender homemade tortillas are deliciously versatile and surprisingly easy to make with just a few simple ingredients! | FiveHeartHome.com

Soft, tender Homemade Flour Tortillas are deliciously versatile and surprisingly easy to make with just a few simple ingredients!



Easy Spanish Rice

Easy Spanish Rice ~ cook a pot of rice using chicken broth, tomato sauce, and a few seasonings to make this quick and easy Spanish Rice...it's the perfect base for rice bowls or a delicious side dish to your favorite Mexican entrees! | FiveHeartHome.com

Cook a pot of rice using chicken broth, tomato sauce, and a few seasonings to make this quick and easy Spanish Rice. It’s the perfect base for rice bowls or a delicious side dish to your favorite Mexican entrees!



Strawberry Brie Grilled Cheese {with or without chocolate}

Strawberry Brie (Chocolate) Grilled Cheese ~ with fresh fruit and creamy cheese in a toasty, melty, savory-sweet sandwich, you can even add chocolate for an extra-special treat! | FiveHeartHome.com

Strawberry Brie Grilled Cheese showcases fresh fruit and creamy cheese in a toasty, melty, savory-sweet sandwich…and you can even add chocolate for an extra-special treat!



Banana Oat Snack Cake

Banana Oat Snack Cake ~ a moist, lightly sweet cake featuring chewy oats and whole wheat flour, making it a wholesome choice for breakfast or snack time | FiveHeartHome.com

Banana Oat Snack Cake is a moist, lightly sweet cake featuring chewy oats and whole wheat flour, making it a wholesome choice for breakfast or snack time. Do you ever buy more bananas than your family can possibly eat just so you end up with overripe leftovers for baking? I have to admit that I’m guilty of this. But what can I say? I love me some banana baked goods, from banana bread to muffins to bars to cake. Since {Read More}



Homemade One-Pot Macaroni & Cheese

Homemade One-Pot Stovetop Macaroni and Cheese ~ creamy and made from scratch, this mac & cheese is as easy as one pot, a handful of ingredients, and ten minutes on the stove! | FiveHeartHome.com

Creamy, from-scratch, Homemade Macaroni & Cheese is as easy as one pot, a handful of ingredients, and ten minutes on the stove!



Mexican Martini ~ Trudy’s Copycat

Mexican Martini ~ like a margarita on the rocks with a splash of olive juice, this Mexican Martini is a copycat recipe of the famous cocktail from Trudy's in Austin | FiveHeartHome.com

Like a margarita on the rocks with a splash of olive juice, this Mexican Martini is a copycat recipe of the famous cocktail from Trudy’s in Austin. Cinco de Mayo is just a few short weeks away and, I don’t know about you, but I relish any holiday that can be celebrated by eating vast quantities of chips, queso, and guacamole…all washed down by a margarita (or three)! So I do believe a new margarita recipe would be just the {Read More}



Homemade Whole Wheat Waffle Mix

Homemade Whole Wheat Waffle Mix ~ an economical pantry staple for conveniently whipping up fluffy, all-natural, 100% whole wheat waffles! | FiveHeartHome.com

Homemade Whole Wheat Waffle Mix is an economical pantry staple for whipping up fluffy, all-natural, 100% whole wheat waffles!



Italian Meatloaf “Cupcakes” with Mashed Potato Frosting

Italian Meatloaf "Cupcakes" with Mashed Potato Frosting ~ savory meatloaf is flavored with Parmesan, Italian herbs, and marinara sauce, baked in a muffin pan, and then topped with seasoned mashed potatoes in these easy-to-make, fun-to-eat, mini meatloaves | FiveHeartHome.com

Savory meatloaf is flavored with Parmesan, Italian herbs, and marinara sauce, baked in a muffin pan, and then topped with seasoned mashed potatoes in these easy to make, fun to eat Italian Meatloaf “Cupcakes”!



Blueberry Compote

Blueberry Compote ~ frozen blueberries are cooked down into a glossy compote, sweetened with maple syrup and delicious over waffles, pancakes, pound cake, yogurt, ice cream, and so much more! | FiveHeartHome.com

Frozen blueberries are cooked down into glossy Blueberry Compote, sweetened with maple syrup and delicious over waffles, pancakes, pound cake, yogurt, ice cream, and so much more!



One-Bowl Coconut Cupcakes

One-Bowl Coconut Cupcakes ~ these easy-to-make cupcakes are extremely moist (thanks to coconut milk) and topped with tangy cream cheese frosting and sweetened coconut flakes | FiveHeartHome.com

These easy-to-make One-Bowl Coconut Cupcakes are extremely moist (thanks to coconut milk) and topped with tangy cream cheese frosting and sweetened coconut flakes.



Overnight Oats, 3 Ways ~ PB Banana, Raspberry Nutella, & Coconut Almond

Overnight Oats, 3 Ways: Peanut Butter Banana, Raspberry Nutella, and Coconut Almond flavors ~ refrigerate a mixture of oats, milk, and yogurt overnight for a creamy, wholesome, instant, no-cook breakfast! | FiveHeartHome.com

Creamy, wholesome Overnight Oats are as simple as refrigerating a mixture of oats, milk, and yogurt overnight for an instant, no-cook breakfast! Best of all, they can be flavored with your favorite additions, like Peanut Butter Banana, Raspberry Nutella, or Coconut Almond!



Cheesy Beef & Quinoa Bake

Cheesy Beef & Quinoa Bake ~ a simple, wholesome, easy-to-make casserole featuring just a handful of ingredients including ground beef, quinoa, Greek yogurt, and cheddar...perfect for picky eaters and busy weeknights! | FiveHeartHome.com

Cheesy Beef & Quinoa Bake is a simple, wholesome, easy-to-make casserole featuring just a handful of ingredients including ground beef, quinoa, Greek yogurt, and cheddar…perfect for picky eaters and busy weeknights!



Asian Chicken Salad

Asian Chicken Salad ~ flavored with fresh grated ginger and lightly sweetened with honey, this Asian spin on Sonoma Chicken Salad features juicy mandarin oranges and salty, crunchy peanuts | FiveHeartHome.com

Flavored with fresh grated ginger and lightly sweetened with honey, this Asian spin on Sonoma Chicken Salad features juicy mandarin oranges and salty, crunchy peanuts.



The Very Best Homemade Whole Wheat Dinner Rolls

Homemade Whole Wheat Dinner Rolls ~ adapted from our incredibly popular Homemade Whole Wheat Bread recipe, these 100% whole wheat dinner rolls are soft, pillowy, moist, easy to make, and truly the BEST! | FiveHeartHome.com

Adapted from our incredibly popular Homemade Whole Wheat Bread recipe, these 100% whole wheat dinner rolls are soft, pillowy, moist, easy to make, and truly the BEST!



(No-Roll) Soft & Puffy Sugar Cookies

Soft & Puffy Sugar Cookies ~ requiring no rolling, these vanilla-infused cookies have a tender, chewy interior and a crunchy coating of sugar | FiveHeartHome.com

Requiring no rolling, these vanilla-infused Soft & Puffy Sugar Cookies have a tender, chewy interior and a crunchy coating of sugar.



Creamy Chicken Taco Hand Pies

Creamy Chicken Taco Hand Pies ~ crescent roll dough filled with a savory mixture of diced chicken, cream cheese, taco seasoning, and fresh cilantro, and topped with a crunchy layer of crushed tortilla chips | FiveHeartHome.com

Quick and easy Creamy Chicken Taco Hand Pies feature a savory mixture of diced chicken, cream cheese, taco seasoning, and fresh cilantro folded inside crescent roll dough and topped with crunchy crushed tortilla chips.



Oatmeal Cookie Energy Bites

Oatmeal Cookie Energy Bites ~ tasty, no-bake balls combining oats, ground nuts, dried fruit, nut butter, and honey...perfect as a portable breakfast-on-the-go, a protein-packed snack, or a no-guilt-necessary sweet treat! | FiveHeartHome.com

Oatmeal Cookie Energy Bites are tasty, no-bake balls combining oats, ground nuts, dried fruit, nut butter, and honey…perfect as a portable breakfast-on-the-go, a protein-packed snack, or a no-guilt sweet treat!



Avocado Egg Salad

Avocado Egg Salad ~ avocado toast meets classic egg salad, lightened up with yogurt and studded with creamy chunks of avocado throughout...a perfect topping for sandwiches, crackers, or salads and a fantastic way to use up leftover hard-boiled eggs! | FiveHeartHome.com

Avocado Egg Salad is like avocado toast meets classic egg salad, lightened up with yogurt and studded with creamy chunks of avocado throughout…a perfect topping for sandwiches, crackers, or salads and a fantastic way to use up leftover hard-boiled eggs!



Homemade Italian Dressing

"Better than Olive Garden" Homemade Italian Dressing ~ this all-natural, zesty salad dressing is economical, easy to make, delicious on salads, and makes an excellent marinade! | FiveHeartHome.com

Zippy, zesty Homemade Italian Dressing is delicious on salads and makes an excellent marinade…plus it’s all-natural and easy to make!



Strawberry Lemon Shortbread Bars with White Chocolate

Strawberry Lemon Shortbread Bars with White Chocolate ~ feature a base of tender, buttery, lemon-infused shortbread topped with a layer of strawberry jam, a sprinkling of white chocolate chips, and a dusting of shortbread crumbs | FiveHeartHome.com

Strawberry Lemon Shortbread Bars with White Chocolate feature a base of tender, buttery, lemon-infused shortbread topped with a layer of strawberry jam, a sprinkling of white chocolate chips, and a dusting of shortbread crumbs. Spring finally, officially arrives this week, and I don’t know about you, but I am beyond ready to bid adieu to cold, dreary weather. Bring on the sunshine! Bring on the bluebonnets! Bring on the short-lived span of pleasantly temperate days before Texas decides to skyrocket {Read More}



Honey-Ginger Shrimp Skewers with Asian Quinoa {PLUS Food Blogger Mystery Basket Challenge!}

Honey-Ginger Shrimp Skewers with Asian Quinoa ~ effortless enough for a weeknight yet special enough for company, these tasty shrimp are glazed with a sweet and tangy homemade BBQ sauce and served atop a bed of flavorful quinoa infused with soy sauce, garlic, and fresh ginger | FiveHeartHome.com

A delicious meal that’s effortless enough for a weeknight yet special enough for company, Honey-Ginger Shrimp Skewers are glazed with a sweet and tangy homemade BBQ sauce and served atop a bed of flavorful Asian Quinoa, infused with hints of soy sauce, garlic, and fresh ginger.