Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Mexican Hot Chocolate Cookies

Today I'm sharing a treat you want might to make for Cinco de Mayo called Mexican Hot Chocolate Cookies.  Are you intrigued?  Keep reading!

Mexican Hot Chocolate Cookies | Cooking on the Front Burner




Tuesday, April 29, 2014

You Outta be Taking Pictures! {Giveaway}

Smile!  Do you love taking pictures?  How excited would you be to win a Canon Rebel T3 with a nifty 50MM F/1.8Lens?  Well, you've come to the right place! (CLOSED)






Monday, April 28, 2014

Cinco de Mayo Celebration

With this month almost behind us, we all know that April showers not only bring showers but a Mexican holiday called Cinco de Mayo!  Today I have not one but two recipes to help you celebrate.  Ole!

Colada Margarita - a twist combining a pina colada and margarita | Cooking on the Front Burner #cincodemayo #cocktails #margarita #pinacolada



Sunday, April 27, 2014

Link Party: Marvelous Monday #96

Wow - hard to believe this is the last Sunday of April - I guess time flies when you are having fun and all the fun is here at Marvelous Monday! 



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Thursday, April 24, 2014

Asian Shrimp Salad Bowl

As I continue my salad kick lately, I'm really excited to share this Asian Shrimp Salad Bowl with you. It's a flavor explosion with fresh ingredients and perfect as a one dish meal!

Asian Shrimp Salad Bowl - fresh ingredients with a homemade dressing infused with Asian flavors | Cooking on the Front Burner #asiansalad


Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Poppy Seed Lemon Linzer Cookies

Back to another week and hope you enjoyed this past weekend!  We were lucky to have some family time for the holiday and get invited to a friend's home for dinner on Sunday.  I was asked to bring something for dessert and decided to make these Poppy Seed Lemon Linzer Cookies.  They appeal to all ages and were fun to make!

Poppy Seed Lemon Linzer Cookies | Cooking on the Front Burner

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Sunday, April 20, 2014

Link Party - Marvelous Monday #95

Happy Easter all!  Hope you had a wonderful day!



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Friday, April 18, 2014

Limoncello and Asparagus Risotto

Today is Spiked! reveal day using the ingredient Limoncello.  I decided to go down the savory road with this Limoncello and Asparagus Risotto.  Not only does it have a nice lemony taste but asparagus season is coming soon and is perfect in this creamy rice dish!

Limoncello and Asparagus Risotto | Cooking on the Front Burner



Wednesday, April 16, 2014

BBQ Chicken Salad

Time to get your green on - as in salad!   I've made a vow to myself to get more greens in our diet by finding some tasty salads.  Today I'm sharing this BBQ Chicken Salad that is full of fresh veggies and a tangy BBQ sauce.

BBQ Chicken Salad | Cooking on the Front Burner

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Monday, April 14, 2014

Lemon and Raspberry Crepes

Gee, I think it's been awhile since I had a lemon recipe so today I'm sharing these Lemon and Raspberry Crepes.  You know I love my lemons!

Lemon and Raspberry Crepes | Cooking on the Front Burner


Sunday, April 13, 2014

Link Party: Marvelous Monday #94


Welcome to Marvelous Monday!  Hope you had a great week!  I'm back from vacation and I think I need a vacation from my vacation.... does that make sense?  Oh ya, I bet some of you do!



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Saturday, April 12, 2014

Fun Kitchen Gadget Giveaway

Do you have a favorite kitchen gadget?  I bet we all have something we really use a lot in our kitchens or maybe still need.  Well, I've teamed up with some other great gals to bring one lucky winner a collection of our favorite things - nope not like Oprah - it's scaled down quite a bit!  But there are still some great prizes to be had!



Friday, April 11, 2014

Mediterranean Quinoa Salad

Any quinoa eaters out there?  Today I'm sharing a Mediterranean Quinoa Salad - this dish is perfect on its own or served along side with some chicken kabobs for a complete meal.

Mediterranean Quinoa Salad | Cooking on the Front Burner



Tuesday, April 8, 2014

April Showers Giveaway

Well, you've heard the saying April Showers bring May Flowers.   But how would you like to be showered with some cool cash with this prize of $500 in PayPal cash.


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Strawberry Bruschetta

Do you have a favorite fruit?  Strawberries are one of my mine.  I love their sweetness and they are great on their own, in salads, on cereal, and as this appetizer - Strawberry Bruschetta!

Strawberry Bruschetta | Cooking on the Front Burner



Sunday, April 6, 2014

Link Party: Marvelous Monday #93


Greetings from Florida!  Normally I'm coming to you from Minnesota but we are enjoying a bit of vacation visiting family.  But Marvelous Monday is still on - same bat time, same bat station! 



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Friday, April 4, 2014

Tasty Beverages

Yep, today is Tasty Beverages day on the blog.  Since I'm in Florida right now on a little vacation, I rounded up some drinks from my friends that I might be enjoying.  I have something to appeal to everyone - kids and adults with cocktails and mocktails!

Tropical Inspired Beverages | Cooking on the Front Burner #cocktails #mocktails #tropicaldrinks



Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Strawberry Spinach Salad with Strawberry Vinaigrette Dressing

As I mentioned last week, lately I've been in a salad mood using fresh ingredients and homemade dressing.  Today I'm sharing this Strawberry Spinach Salad with Strawberry Vinaigrette Dressing.  Another one to add to your list!