BLT Pasta Salad

[This post is sponsored by Southern Breeze Sweet Tea. All thoughts, opinions, and photographs are my own. Thanks to the brands who continue to support The Secret Ingredient Is.]

Summer means it’s time to take our BLTs to the next level!

Next level = we turn it into a pasta salad, toss it with a delicious avocado dressing, serve it with some guilt-free sweet tea, and take it to all our picnics and parties. Read more


May Favorites + Life Lately

Originally I planned to share a recipe and decided instead we should just have a chat. The week after a holiday always seems to be a blur and I didn’t want to waste a good recipe on a bad week. Ya feel that?

I’ve missed posts like these. The personal ones, where I can just put food aside for a few paragraphs and talk about the other important areas of life. But unfortunately – and as I expected – since the craziness has picked up, the slices of life posts have been put on the back burner. Read more