The Little Issues Publication #253 – Life, laughter, and plenty of nice meals! | Barefeet within the Kitchen

Glad Easter, my buddies! We are saying it yearly, however time actually is flying by so shortly. Right here we’re in April, prepared for spring break, and planning for summer time. My entire household is wanting ahead to road-tripping and tenting once more – finally!

ON THE BLOG this week: Inside a couple of months of shifting to Ohio final 12 months, my household was lamenting the truth that we now not lived close to a Cafe Rio. In case you’ve ever lived close to certainly one of their eating places and loved their salads on the common chances are you’ll perceive our lamentations at now residing so far-off from this deliciousness. Luckily for all of us, it’s as simple as will be to make your own Cafe Rio salad at home!

This Cafe Rio copycat recipe for Creamy Tomatillo Salad Dressing is creamy, tangy, and simply the teeniest bit spicy. It’s excellent for drizzling over salads or tacos, or for dipping recent greens.

My Aunt Judy’s Almond Bars are tender, evenly sweetened shortbread-like bars which can be so good, you’ll end up doubling the recipe each time you make them. The bars are topped with sliced almonds and an almond glaze – completely nobody can resist them!

What I’m CRAVING: My pal Deborah calls this the Perfect Party Cake and I’ve to state that it’s just about the right cake for any cause in any respect. It’s a spectacular lemon cake layered with raspberry preserves and a velvety buttercream frosting that’s coated in candy coconut. What’s to not love???

What I’m WATCHING: Crazy Rich Asians – I learn the ebook a few years in the past and it was a complete lot of enjoyable to see that the film was each bit pretty much as good.

“When all of the mud is settled and all of the crowds are gone, the issues that matter are religion, household and buddies.” – Barbara Bush

Wishing you a stunning week stuffed with little issues that make you smile!

Mary

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