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S’mores Pudding Pie

We're self-professed s'more addicts here at SMP, and we've found a kindred spirit in Mara of M Loves M who came up this mouthwatering take on s'mores a la pie form! Buttery graham cracker crust, silky smooth homemade chocolate pudding and mounds of mini 'mallows toasted before serving—dare we say it's even better than the original campfire treat? "I love that...

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Fancified Grilled Cheese

These fancy grilled cheese recipes featured at Lauren Kelp are proof that the comfort food favorite can be dinner party-friendly. "Trust me, it’s the perfect time of year to add these to your dinner party cue. The weather is just right, and it’s such a good way to be intentional with your guests while avoiding that stuffy dinner party feeling," says Constance of Lauren Kelp. See her 3 favorites below! #1 –  The...

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Fresh Peach Bowls with Homemade Coconut Ice Cream

Crafted by Kara Stout, this summer recipe takes peaches and ice cream to a whole new level. And we won't even tell you how healthy it actually is. Why ruin all the fun? Homemade coconut ice cream, candied pistachios and fresh peaches are match made in heaven.  Learn how to make this crazy simple dessert below. It goes a little...

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Abby’s Slam-dunk Party Recipes

I am a total short cut encourager; especially when it comes to entertaining. There's no need to reinvent the wheel when that machine has already been party tested and approved. And menus and delicious bites are a MAJOR part of that. These 24 recipes are Abby's go to's; total slam-dunks that range from super easy to complete crowd...

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Olive Oil Cake with Creme Fraiche & Berries

Even if you're not much of a sweet tooth, you just might be swayed by this tantalizing olive oil cake featured at Lauren Kelp. With its light and airy texture and bright flavor with a touch of sweetness, it's the perfect way to cap off a summer dinner party! Take a look at all those luscious summer berries on top of that almond-kissed crème fraîche—is your mouth watering yet? "This olive oil cake is so light and fresh and only slightly sweet–thus...

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No-Bake Cake Batter Truffles

It ain't a party until the sprinkles show up, and these cake batter truffles from Deliciously Sprinkled double the fun with rainbow colors inside and outside the almond bark shell! Plus, you can skip the baking and go straight from a box of cake mix to these mouthwatering treats! "These No-Bake Cake Batter Truffles are the perfect dessert for the summer months when it’s too hot to turn on the oven or as a super easy treat to bring to a...

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Rose Lemonade

Rosé or lemonade? We can't get enough of either during the summertime, and thankfully you won't have to choose with this cool concoction from Dessert For Two! It's the best of both worlds: a combination of tart and tangy homemade lemonade with the fruity brightness of wine that'll keep you cool all summer long.   "If the two most refreshing things about summertime got together in a glass, it would be this rosé lemonade," says Christina...

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Blueberry Meringue Cookies

The minute we laid eyes on these beauties, we knew we absolutely had to make them. With the prettiest homemade blueberry syrup swirls, these sweet treats will be a show-stopper on your dessert table and are surprisingly easy to make—plus they're a creation from the talented Jessica of A Happy Food Dance, so you know they'll taste amazing, too! "This are simple, light and fluffy clouds of sugar, every so slightly swirled with a fresh, homemade...

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Individual Strawberry Crumbles

Once you find out how easy it is to make crumble, there's no going back. Like a rustic pie without all the hard work, it's what we turn to when we want to impress without working up a sweat. We're telling you now to stock up on peak-fresh strawberries at the market, because this crumble from Laura of Fork Knife Swoon will have you hooked. Served in ramekins, it's perfect to serve and eat at a summer shindig! "A dusting of confectioners sugar or...

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The Right Way to Slice a Watermelon

One of the best part's about summer is the deliciously fresh fruit! And watermelon definitely tops our list of favorites. Watermelon is notoriously tough to prep - but after this quick how-to from Refinery 29 you'll be slicing up this fresh fruit for all of your summer picnics in no time at all! 10 Ways to Eat Watermelon...

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Chocolate-Dipped Iced Coffee Popsicles

We didn't think anything could trump our love for iced coffee, but then these chocolate-dipped iced coffee popsicles from M Loves M entered into our lives. Cold, creamy and covered in chocolate and shredded coconut, they are the perfect pick-me-up on a hot day. Hello summer fling! "These iced coffee popsicles are so yummy and they give me that caffeine boost I need to get through the afternoon," shares Mara of...

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Toasted Marshmallow Ice Cream

Last weekend, I went camping in the Catskills with new friends, where we bonded over conversations about the perfect toasted marshmallow and whether s'more counts as a verb (we unanimously decided it did). I miss those campfire mallows with their smoky char and creamy centers, but until the next trip this toasted marshmallow ice cream recipe from Jessica of A Happy Food Dance might help tide me over! "It reminds me of camping, summer nights, the...

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Lavender Honey Ice Cream

Feeling vanilla? Break out of your waffle cone shell with this lavender honey ice cream recipe from Jacquelyn of Lark & Linen! It's the perfect remedy for the doldrums thanks to a heavenly combination of floral and sweet flavors that will instantly transport your taste buds to the south of France—kind of like summer vacation in a cone! "It’s subtly floral, not overly sweet and, while delicious on its own, tastes particularly fantastic...

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10 Enviable Dips to Start Your Party Off Right

Dips, schnips. We get it. Dips aren't always the most exciting thing on the table, and some of them have a not-so-great reputation that precedes them (spinach dip haters, get in line). Get ready to change your mind—these 10 recipes will turn up your taste buds and get the party started. Check them out in the slideshow below! Hosting a party? Check out these posts:...

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Buttermilk Cake Donuts with Raspberry Glaze + DIY Donut Tips and Tricks

Guess what? It's National Donut Day! I'm sure your favorite morning treat has already graced your instagram and facebook feeds a million times over but we're about to turn it up a notch courtesy of Milou + Olin. Behold the Buttermilk Cake Donut with Raspberry glaze. A treat so worthy of a splurge. Plus, bakers extraordinaire, ...

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Popcorn Pie Pops with Salty Caramel

We've seen pie pops with fruity fillings and savory hand pies on a stick, but never before have our eyes laid on the holy grail that is the pie pop filled with salty caramel popcorn. Ladies and gents - it's real, and it's crazy good. Leave it to sweet genius Melina of Sugary & Buttery to come up with this creative treat! "I have also been wanting to bake something with popcorn for a while and then, one day, it dawned on me: Pie pops...

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Lobster Roll Two Ways

There has been a lobster roll war going on in New England for years. If you are from Maine, you like your little delicacy cold and simple. From Connecticut? Warm and buttery. Me? I just like any lobster roll I can get my hands on. So I've mastered two simple lobster recipes that will keep all the guests who pass through our house this summer happy, and giving me an excuse to keep lots of lobster on the menu... The Maine Lobster Roll Simple and classic, this version lets the lobster flavor...

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26 Foods Even More Fun on a Stick

When food is bite size and served on a stick, it's just too easy to pop one (or two or three) in your mouth. Come party time, these 26 skewered sweet and savory bites will be a hit with your guests. Pancakes, po' boys, salad and strawberry shortcake—you'll be surprised at how your favorite foods are even better turned into party perfect pops!

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Brownie Snap Ice Cream Sandwiches

There are ice cream sandwiches and then there are ice. cream. sandwiches. These are the latter. The brownie snap is sort of a brownie that wants to be a cookie and is tossed with sugary goodness. Sandwich any flavor of ice cream you love between them! Or eat them alone. You can't go wrong! I suggest making some right away. xoxo Lexy Ward Of PROPER...

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Backyard Lobster Boil

We're always on the hunt for easy entertaining ideas and this Backyard Lobster Boil is a must. It's a one-pot meal that's so delicious and party friendly, it most certainly should be added to your entertaining repertoire this summer. Crafted by Milou + Olin along with Scarlett & Grace, it comes loaded with inspiration for...

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