Fresh Strawberries picked in Wisconsin

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Has anyone else completely lost track of what day of the week it is? This holiday-on-a-Tuesday business has my internal weekday clock out of sync. I propose we move the Fourth of July to...

Easy, flavor-packed ONE POT skillet chicken and tomatoes dinner! Chicken breasts cooked with garlic and burst fresh tomatoes. Simple, healthy, and ready 30 minutes or less. Recipe at wellplated.com | @wellplated

Simple Chicken and Tomatoes Skillet

Here it is! Skillet Chicken and Tomatoes. It’s a super-simple, one-pan, 30-minute ditty, guaranteed to spark a summer love song in your kitchen. I posted a sneak peek of it to my Instagram story...

Garlic Parmesan Zucchini Bake with Eggplant and Tomatoes. A stunning one-bowl summer dish!

Tomato Eggplant Zucchini Bake with Garlic and Parmesan

One of the most difficult fantasies for me to give up when we bought our house was having a garden. After six years of living in an apartment, I had romantic visions of planting...

Easy Slow Cooker Wild Rice Pilaf with Sweet Corn, Basil, and Bell Peppers. One of our favorite summer side dishes! A summer spin on classic brown and wild rice pilaf that’s bright, healthy, and perfect for barbecues, picnics, or anytime you don’t want to turn on the oven! Recipe at wellplated.com | @wellplated

Slow Cooker Wild Rice Pilaf with Corn and Basil

It’s almost the Fourth of July, which means we need all the portable foods! Whether you are playing potluck guest, barbecue host, or want to see how many different cookouts you can crash before...

Strawberry Frozen Yogurt Pie with Pretzel Crust

Dear Strawberry Frozen Yogurt Pie: it’s a good thing you are so delicious. It’s not every dessert that can necessitate three trips to the grocery store, melt all over my freezer, wake me up...

BLT Chopped Salad with Feta and Sweet Corn. Everyone’s favorite sandwich turned into an easy, delicious salad that’s perfect for parties and potlucks! Tastes great at room temperature and can last for days in the refrigerator, so it’s great for healthy meal planning too. The ultimate summer salad recipe! Recipe at wellplated.com | @wellplated

BLT Chopped Salad

I would like to thank the inventor of the chopped salad, then double thank the inventor of the BLT. We’re combining both works of genius into a big, beautiful salad today: BLT Chopped Salad...

Chicken Avocado Burger – diced fresh avocado mixed with ground chicken or turkey, cilantro, and Tex-Mex spices, topped with chipotle yogurt sauce. Easy, healthy and ready in 30 minutes! Our favorite chicken burger recipe. Recipe at wellplated.com | @wellplated

Avocado Burger with Chipotle Yogurt Sauce

If you frequently rate foods based upon their ability to be a vehicle for avocado, then we are kindred spirits. Also, this Chicken Avocado Burger recipe is going to be your new favorite thing...

American Flag Cake. Made with REAL ingredients! From scratch fluffy yellow sheet cake, topped with Greek yogurt cream cheese frosting, fresh strawberry, and blueberry to look like an American flag. The perfect patriotic dessert recipe for the Fourth of July, Memorial Day, and Labor Day. Recipe at wellplated.com | @wellplated

Flag Cake

I could not stop grinning the entire time I was baking, decorating, photographing, and, best of all, eating this American fruit Flag Cake. If I had any idea how much of a joy it would...