Friday Faves

Hello hello and happy almost 4th of July Friday!

This weekend we’re taking our 4th of July celebrations on the road where we’ll be eating a whole lot of poke and Spam instead of the usual BBQ essentials. That didn’t keep me from celebrating early with the best grilled pork chops, deliciously fresh tabbouleh, grilled corn, and a simple tomato and burrata salad. What a way to start the weekend!

My sweet pup Zoee is so afeared of fireworks. It makes us want to never leave her over the holiday. Here’s 5 ways to keep your dog calm on the 4th of July.

And because we’re all soaking it in, this is the RIGHT way to apply sunscreen.

A case for not checking your phone first thing in the AM. Who’s with me on taking this challenge?

12 things to do tonight instead of vegging out in front of the T.V.

These are the world’s most livable cities in 2022. Is yours on the list?

37 books to consider for your next beach vacay.

And, an even more extensive list if you really want to dig in.

This new show looks creepy and interesting.

Hold the phone…Julia Roberts AND George Clooney have a new movie together!

Adding this word to your vocabulary could change your life.

The best cheese for a cheeseburger. (The declared winner will surprise you.)

Avoid using this ingredient in cast iron skillet dishes.

This hot dog looks so amazing.

Pasta. Mushrooms. Sausage. It’s all here.

This shrimp avocado salad with miso dressing has all those crave-worthy poke vibes.

So much tang in these little pickled babies I love on everything.

Oh how fun are these ho fun noodles?

Call me a creature of habit, but this Asian flavored coconut chicken salad is seriously going on the lunch rotation.

Crisp, cool summer salad inspo. I just bookmarked so many!

Speaking of summer salads, this peach caprese is gorg.

I can’t wait to make this tomato pasta.

Yes to pepperoni pizza salad.

Omg this air fryer recipe looks killer.

Inside Nancy Meyer’s home. How dreamy is that pool house though?

A sneak peek of Nordstroms anniversary sale.

Loving this dress, which is perfect for the pool or the beach (and on sale for a great price).

The perfect cover-up (on sale too).

The cutest pj set.

I’m always working on the craft: Essential grammar tips to keep in mind while writing.

And, that’s it for this week! Happy weekending!

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