Jasmine Rice Poke Bowls

Jasmine Rice Poke Bowls

These Jasmine Rice Poke Bowls are fresh and delightful to serve for any meal, any season. You can substitue the Jasmine rice for garden greens! When my husband and I visited Kauai a year ago with some of our best friends, Bill and Jenny, one of the meals we...

Peach Mint Salad with Toasted Pinenuts

Peach Mint Salad with Toasted Pinenuts is an elegant summer salad to served, garnished with fresh mint.

This Peach Mint Salad with Toasted Pinenuts is an elegant summer salad to served, garnished with fresh mint. Perfect for your next dinner party! Focusing on healthy eating, and enjoying the fresh produce of summer, earlier this week I made this Peach Mint Salad with Toasted Pinenuts for a family dinner,...

Sloppy Joes Recipe

Sloppy Joes Recipe made with fresh vegetables, fennel, lean ground beef, and delicious spices - perfect for any season for casual entertaining at ReluctantEntertainer.com

This Sloppy Joes Recipe, made with fresh vegetables, fennel, lean ground beef, and delicious spices – is perfect for any season, for casual entertaining! Having jumped into this new season of life, where we now live in a smaller community, my husband and I are living life a little...

Summer Spring Rolls

Summer Spring Rolls

These Summer Spring Rolls are a delicious snack, lunch or dinner, made with fresh garden veggies (vegetarian), or made with chicken! Happy Monday! We’re coming along in our home improvement projects, and I can’t wait to update you soon on the kitchen! In the meantime, last week I had...

Cozy RugStudio Rugs for the Home

Cozy RugStudio Rugs for the Home

These RugStudio rugs are cozy for the home, perfect for wood floors, and creating warm, inviting spaces a great room, dining room, office, or bedroom. Friends, our little mountain home is coming right along, with much progress each week. This week we’re putting up the backsplash in the kitchen. Next...

Chicken Peach Pasta Salad

Chicken Peach Pasta Salad for summer entertaining | ReluctantEntertainer.com

Today I’m sharing another delicious white peach recipe, made with Delallo whole wheat pasta, a Chicken Peach Pasta Salad for summer entertaining! I’ve been thinking a lot about happiness, friendships, and how we spend our time. I really believe that if people knew how much joy they would get...

Patio Season with Q Squared NYC

Patio Season with Q Squared NYC - Bella Donna Collection | ReluctantEntertainer.com

This Summer Dinner Party features Patio Season with Q Squared NYC; their Bella Donna Collection, perfect for outdoor entertaining! Friends, inviting others over for dinner is sometimes the best gift that you can give. Not only giving them the gift of a hospitable spirit, but a nourishing, healthy, tasty...

Roasted Tomato Tart

Roasted Tomato Tart is a great way to enjoy garden tomatoes by roasting them first, then cooking with goat cheese and fresh basil on puff pastry.

This Roasted Tomato Tart is a great way to enjoy garden tomatoes by roasting them first, then cooking with goat cheese and fresh basil on puff pastry. Friends, thank you all for the many birthday wishes yesterday, on Facebook and text and cards and birthday packages. So fun —...