Parmesan Roasted Vegetables

Hey friends! It’s Liz from Love Grows Wild, and I have been bursting at the seams waiting to share this delicious side dish with you! This time of year, our gardens and grocery stores are overflowing with fresh produce, and I’m all about taking advantage of this glorious season. Fresh sweet corn? Amazing. Just-picked strawberries? […]

Coconut Cream Cake with Coconut Cream Cheese Frosting

Hi everyone! This is Erica over at Favorite Family Recipes bringing you one of my ALL-TIME favorite recipes ever. When Alyssa told me she was going to be in Hawaii this month my first thought was to share some kind of Hawaiian recipe with her readers… ok that is a lie… my first thought was […]

Garden Campanelle Salad with Fresh Tomato Basil Dressing

Hello all you Recipe Critic lovers! Mandy here, from Baking with Blondie. I’m all about food, all the time over there. My recipes range from the sinfully sweet, to the perfectly healthy. I could probably eat an entire pile of guacamole with an endless bowl of tortilla chips, and my favorite thing to do (besides […]

Chocolate Swirl Zucchini Bread

Hi everyone! I’m Dorothy at Crazy for Crust, where I bake up tons of crazy desserts and share them, with a slice of my life. I’m so excited to be here for Alyssa today. Alyssa and I met last winter (through blogging, of course) and I’ve been drooling over her recipes since. Any girl who […]

Steak Fajita Salad with Avocado Dressing

Hello Recipe Critic readers!!! I’m Carrian and I blog over at, Sweet Basil a food blog about Reinventing family dinner, plus a little health and fitness on the side. We (and I mostly mean me) pretty much adore Alyssa and her awesome blog. She’s just as sweet and awesome in person as she is on […]

Glazed Orange Scones

Hi Recipe Critic fans! My name is Liz from Love Grows Wild, and I am thrilled to be here helping celebrate Alyssa’s blog anniversary this week! Today I’m sharing my recipe for Glazed Orange Scones, a delicious breakfast treat filled with orange zest and drizzled with a sweetened orange glaze. These citrusy scones are perfect […]

Coconut Banana Bread {Guest Post}

This weekend me and the hubby are off to San Diego for his companies retreat.  This has been quite the month of trips for us and I am just about tripped out.  I just barely finished unpacking a few days ago from our last trip.  Now it is time to leave on another one! I […]