Saturday, April 28, 2018

Friday Favorites from The Recipe Critic, How Sweet Eats, Salt Sugar Magic, Janelle Mcculloch, Cup of Jo and More

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Good morning! How are you? How was your week? My week has been great but I am looking forward to the weekend. Tonight we are having friends for dinner so I have a lot to prepare before they get here. My husband is in charge of the meat and I am in charge of everything else. 

Image from the Recipe Critic

Speaking of meat, this Skillet Garlic Butter Steak and Potatoes from The Recipe Critic is right up my husbands alley. I will have to pass this along to him. 

Image How Sweet Eats

Are you a pimento cheese lover, I am, how about grits? I do not eat them very often but I can't wait to try this recipe for Pimento Cheese Grits from How Sweet Eats.

Image Sugar Salt Magic

Image From Waiting on Martha

We are having friends over for dinner tonight and I always like to make a cocktail to celebrate the occasion. Tonight I am going to make this Boozy Strawberry Basil Lemonade Cocktails

Books /Information

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 Janelle Mcculloch is one of my favorite authors this month her newest book Gardens of Style was released. I cannot wait to get my copy of this beautiful book filled with stunning gardens, stories and photos. If you would like to see more you can read this article in Architectural Digest

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I am always looking for a new form of exercise, especially as I age. This is a great review of OrangeTheory, Barry's Boot Camp and SHRED415 Workouts.

I love this post from Cup of Jo

What did you discover this week? A new recipe, a great movie or book? Whatever it is please share with us! Have a safe and happy weekend. 

Here are a few more of my favorite garden books this week. 


  1. I made that taco recipe you showed last week and it was a huge hit. Thanks to you for pointing it out!

  2. You always find the best food! The photos make me hungry.

  3. I NEED THAT GARDEN BOOK!Have a few of the others...............NEVER ENOUGH GARDEN BOOKS!

  4. Steak would go nicely right about now. Enjoy the company!

  5. That cocktail looks divine! Very tempting and just perfect for a spring party. Hope you are having a lovely weekend, Elizabeth!


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