Citrus Honey Vinaigrette + Vibrant Blue SaladSavors® Giveaway

Citrus Honey Vinaigrette | reluctantentertainer.com

Today I’m excited to share my Citrus Honey Vinaigrette salad dressing recipe, and a vibrant blue giveaway, sponsored by DeLallo SaladSavors®. When our good friends popped down from Portland for a quick 24-hour stay with us (and no kids, which we had mixed feelings about – we love their kids!), my friend...

Storyville Coffee’s Locations in Seattle

Storyville Coffee, 3 Seattle Locations

A few weekends ago, my family and I visited Storyville Coffee’s locations in Seattle. Though Storyville has been roasting gourmet coffee for a long time, and mailing it to those who appreciate great coffee, their stores are new to Seattle, America’s coffee headquarters. They’ve made a very big splash....

Talk, Eat, Love: Red Cabbage Beet Slaw with Cranberries

Red Cabbage Beet Slaw with Cranberries | reluctantentertainer.com

Last week we harvested about a dozen red cabbages and a whole lot of beets from our garden. I whipped up a delicious combination of cabbage, beets, grated apple, and dried cranberries (inspired by Bon Appetit) into what is probably now my favorite slaw recipe, Red Cabbage Beet Slaw...

#GloriousAutumn 3-Ingredient Smoky Dressing with Green Salad Recipe

#GloriousAutumn + 3-Ingredient Smoky Dressing with Green Salad Recipe

Welcome to Autumn! Yesterday I recreated a 3-Ingredient Smoky Dressing with Green Salad– so fresh and lively! Do you know how much I adore Autumn? So much that I’m hash tagging my photos on Instagram with #gloriousautumn in celebration of all things inspired by beautiful autumn colors, lighting, recipes, scents, the feeling...

California VW Camping with One-Pot Salsa Chicken Recipe

One-Pot Salsa Chicken Recipe

Using PeakFection, fresh and ready salsa, this One-Pot Salsa Chicken Recipe will make your mouth water. Our family recently traveled down the California Coast to the Trinidad area, camping at Patrick’s Point Campground. After reading about this glorious campsite and area in Sunset Magazine, we knew this is where we...

Labor Day Menu + Recipes for Entertaining

Labor Day Menu + Recipes for Entertaining

Happy Labor Day Weekend, Friends! I just got back from relaxing for 3 days in the Oregon mountains with a few girlfriends, celebrating the end of summer, and catching up after busy summer plans for all. It was hot during the day and cool at night. I’ll share more...

Summer Nights with Orange Creamsicle Freezer Dessert Recipe

Orange Creamsicle Freezer Dessert | ReluctantEntertainer.com

I love the song, “Summer Nights”, by Olivia Newton-John and John Travolta. As summer is drifting away (nooooo!), I made this delicious family-favorite Orange Creamsicle Freezer Dessert recipe for a special treat this week. We normally don’t have dessert on a weeknight, but, in true celebration of summer, how...

End-of-Summer Backyard Get-Together with Corn Chorizo Dip

Corn Chorizo Dip | ReluctantEntertainer.com

This post is sponsored by Seagram’s Escapes “Keep it Colorful” campaign, along with a delicious Corn Chorizo Dip Recipe! With summer winding down, we’re enjoying our backyard and visiting with friends on the weekends more than ever. We know before long, the evenings will have a chill to the...