Camping Raspberry Butter Cake

This Camping Raspberry Butter Cake is a delightful summer dessert recipe for camping, or to enjoy over a grill for summer entertaining.

Camping Raspberry Butter Cake
Enjoying the mountains, and the beautiful drive over to central Oregon, I couldn’t help but think of one of my favorite verses ….

I lift up my eyes to the mountains—where does my help come from? My help comes from the Lord, the Maker of heaven and earth. Psalm 121

Friends, I love this time of year–the warm sunshine, the longer days, the smell of the outdoors, the mountain breeze (new to us), and even though we just moved this past weekend to Bend, Oregon, we have plenty of camping trips on the calendar to enjoy this summer!

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This recipe today – a perfect dessert for your next camping trip!

Or, to just enjoy at home around an outdoor fire.

Best Turkey Burger Recipe

The Best Turkey Burger Recipe

This Best Turkey Burger Recipe (and amazing sauce) is perfect for this weekend and summer entertaining, because every family loves a burger! (This is a repost from 2 years ago when our eldest graduated college; now this year our middle son is graduating and heading to China in a few weeks!) Building a...

Goat Cheese Apricot Jam Appetizer

Goat Cheese Apricot Jam Appetizer

One of the easiest recipes for any season of entertaining is to serve this Goat Cheese Apricot Jam Appetizer, topped with a fresh herb! I like to think of dinner invites as making a place in our home and our hearts and around our table for people. Sometimes we...

Apricot Greek Yogurt Chicken Thighs

Apricot Greek Yogurt Chicken Thighs

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Pantry Vegetable Beef Soup

Pantry Vegetable Beef Soup is a simple weeknight meal, easy to make with ingredients stocked in the pantry; add ground beef or turkey and serve - at ReluctantEntertainer.com

This Pantry Vegetable Beef Soup is a simple weeknight meal, easy to make with ingredients stocked in the pantry; add ground beef or turkey and serve! Last week, my sisters and I went to lunch. We do this often, and always for our birthdays. I love this quote that...