Blackberry Mint Iced Tea Lemonade

Iced tea lemonade with a hint of mint and crushed blackberries, a refreshing drink for a hot summer day. 

Blackberry Mint Iced Tea Lemonade | Cooking with a Wallflower

During the summer, two of my favorite drinks are iced tea and lemonade. There’s something just so refreshing about those two beverages.

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Roasted Strawberry Peach Jam

Slightly sweetened and very delicious jam filled with the flavors of summer. Strawberry and peach jam is perfect as a spread on bread for a tasty breakfast or on crackers for a quick snack.

 Roasted Strawberry Peach Jam | Cooking with a Wallflower

It’s time for another summer inspired recipe!

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Creamy Shrimp and Corn Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms

Portobello mushroom stuffed with creamy shrimp and sweet corn for a delicious appetizer or mini meal.

Creamy Shrimp and Corn Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms | Cooking with a Wallflower

Happy Summer! How did you spend the first official day of summer? Hope you enjoyed it =)

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Strawberry Peach Popsicles

Sweet strawberries and peaches blended and frozen into delicious Popsicles, perfect summer treats with no added sugar.

Strawberry Peach Popsicles | Cooking with a Wallflower

I am super excited to share this popsicle recipe with you and with my friends at Fiesta Friday! Filled with my favorite fruits, strawberries and peaches, they’re delicious, healthy, and easy to make (but unfortunately not quick due to freezing time.) What more can I ask for in a summer treat? I can eat these all day and not feel guilty. Although… they might not freeze fast enough for me to devour them all day.

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Strawberry Peach Smoothie

Sweet strawberries and peaches blended into swirls of red and yellow orange for a healthy and delicious smoothie. This beverage is summer in a glass, perfect for a hot day. 

Strawberry Peach Smoothie | Cooking with a Wallflower

 Hope you had a fun Father’s Day! I certainly did with tons of food and cake. Pictures to come later =)

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Spicy Garlic String Beans

String beans stir fry with garlic and crushed red pepper for a simple and healthy side. This dish is great for a quick dinner idea after a long day at school or work.

Spicy Garlic String Beans | Cooking with a Wallflower

String beans and garlic are a staple in my house. If we want something quick to make as a side for noodles or rice, we prepare string beans, add a little bit of garlic, a dash of salt, maybe a little bit of crushed red pepper flakes. Simple but oh so very delicious. Give it a try and let me know what you think =)

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Shrimp and Vegetable Teriyaki Udon

Japanese inspired udon stir fry with shrimp, sliced mushrooms, zucchini, sweet corn, and peas in delicious teriyaki sauce. This dish is both healthy and easy to make, a great choice for a quick meal.

Shrimp and Vegetable Teriyaki Udon | Cooking with a Wallflower

It’s Father’s Day this weekend. Have you made your plans yet?

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Strawberry White Chocolate Blondie

White chocolate blondie bars filled with fresh strawberries in each bite, a twist on the classic brownies. Topped with sliced strawberries, these blondies are perfect as a gift or as a summer dessert.

Strawberry White Chocolate Blondie | Cooking with a Wallflower

I’ve wanted to make brownies using white chocolate for the longest time. And what could be better than chocolate and strawberries together in one dessert? My favorite combination ever!

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Mexican Fruit Cocktail

A refreshing mix of chopped fruits seasoned with citrusy lemon juice and tangy Tajin. A quick healthy snack for the family on a hot summer day. 

Mexican Fruit Cocktail | Cooking with a Wallflower

Have you ever had a Mexican Fruit Cocktail? If you haven’t, you’re missing out! It’s one of my favorite desserts during the hot summer season (and throughout the year).

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Three-Ways Roasted Vegetable Soft Tacos

Filled with sweet corn, diced zucchini, mushrooms, and grape tomatoes, these tacos are soft in the center with a slightly crunchy edge. Quick to make and customizable, this soft taco is delicious and perfect for a summer meal with your family.

 Three-Ways Roasted Vegetable Soft Tacos | Cooking with a Wallflower

Toasted soft tacos are a new fave!

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