Bringing Soul to Recipes with a River Dinner Party

River Dinner Party | ReluctantEntertainer.com

Find a space in the outdoors and create your own River Dinner Party with good friends and family! This post is sponsored by Ryobi Outdoors. Friends, if you have the time, please take a short survey HERE (and win a $100 VISA card). Thank you for your support! “A recipe has no...

Sorry, No Mosquitos Allowed: Outdoor Party Ideas and Tips for Bug-Free Entertaining!

Outdoor Party Ideas and Tips for Bug-Free Entertaining! | ReluctantEntertainer.com

Enjoy these outdoor party ideas and tips for bug-free summer fun and entertaining in your backyard with family and friends! This post is sponsored by OFF!®. Depending on where you live, the weather has a lot to do with how much time you can actually spend outdoors. No matter...

“Now is a Good Time” and Lemon-Rosemary Roasted Chicken Tenders with Potatoes

Lemon-Rosemary Roasted Chicken Tenders with Potatoes | ReluctantEntertainer.com

This Lemon-Rosemary Roasted Chicken Tenders with Potatoes is ready to serve, or take to someone in need, in 45 minutes! “It’s a terrible thing, I think, in life to wait until you’re ready. I have this feeling now that actually no one is ever ready to do anything. There...

A New Season and Corn and Mango Dip

Corn and Mango Dip | ReluctantEntertainer.com

This Corn and Mango Dip is a delicious summertime dip served with chips, crackers, or vegetable sticks. Friends, the mornings have been so cool this past week, I feel a slight sense of fall in the air. Have you felt this in your neck of the woods? Part of...

Zucchini Bread Recipe + Inspired by “Simply Tuesday”

Zucchini Bread | ReluctantEntertainer.com

Zucchini Bread is the perfect gift to give. Make it for the family, take it to a friend, neighbor, someone in need, or someone who just needs a little bit of love. It’s even better on a Tuesday … It’s Tuesday, Friends. An ordinary day. If you’re dreading this...

French Toast Bar with Easy French Toast with Almonds Recipe

Easy French Toast with Almonds | ReluctantEntertainer.com

Friends, today I’m partnering with Blue Diamond Almonds, with a very fun post + your chance to win a $100 VISA card for taking a very short survey! CONTEST IS NOW CLOSED! THANK YOU! Good luck, and read on for my delicious French Toast with Almonds recipe! Weekends in...

Slowing Down with Summer Roasted Corn

Summer Roasted Corn | ReluctantEntertainer.com

This Summer Roasted Corn recipe is delicious cooked over a hot grill, or under the broiler, garnished with cilantro and fresh lime! Friends, Happy Friday! One thing I’ve learned about entertaining is that it makes me happy. I’ve become a better cook over the years, and I actually look...

Spring Creek Kayaking with Insalata Caprese

Insalata Caprese | ReluctantEntertainer.com

This classic Insalata Caprese was served on a camping trip, but is perfect to serve for any summertime appetizer or salad. Keep close to nature’s heart… and break clear away, once in awhile, and climb a mountain or spend a week in the woods. Wash your spirit clean. -John Muir...