Show Stopper Saturday Link Party & Skillet Dinners!

We’ve come upon another Saturday… so excited!  Always looking forward to the weekend.

I simply cannot wait to see what you have brought to share at the party this week!  

Before we begin, I’d love for you to have a chance to WIN a brand spanking new Blendtec Blender (includes a Twister Jar)!  I’ve included a few (ten of my favorite, to be exact) smoothie recipes to make this summer …. with your new Blendtec!!


Just one more thing– have you joined our new Facebook Group,  Food Blogger’s Can’t Miss Must Make Recipes yet? 

You all are invited!!   Bloggers and non bloggers.  

You would be able to access the latest and greatest of ALL the recipes we post during the day… and every day!  We also have a Pinterest board which we pin our recipes on before we post on Facebook.  You will not miss out on a recipe again!

Shall we get this party started?!
Show Stopper Saturday - Link Party!

Welcome back everyone to the Show Stopper Saturday #35!  Thank you for joining all of us!

We are so happy to have you with us to PAR-TAY!! 

It’s time to party and show off your fabulous projects, crafts, recipes, tips, stories…etc!  Remember this is a party… we’d love for you to hang around and visit all the creativity every one has brought.

What is a link party, you ask?  Down below are links to other blogs.  In which, bloggers link up to share their recent projects or recipes.  Go ahead, visit them and get inspired!

Be sure to visit ALL of the HOSTS because they have even MORE {Fun & Fabulous} FEATURES!  

We share our favorite links (all during the week) while we’re being social!   Use #ShowStopperSaturday to see if YOU have been featured during the week all over social media!

 Here’s of course, Me!

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Krista from Joyful Healthy Eats!



Lyuba from Will Cook For Smiles!



Here are some deliciousness your hosts have been up to this past week…

SSS Host Features #36

Cilantro Lime Quinoa with Black Beans
Crispy Cheddar Baked Fries
Cool Veggie Lime Nachos with Skinny Cucumber Dressing

Let’s begin with spotlighting some fabulous features that linked up from last week


{Shown on all three blogs!}

Easter Brunch Potato, Broccoli and Pepper Jack Egg Casserole

Potato-Broccoli-Pepper-Jack-Egg-CasseroleCozy Country Living ~ recipe here.

I’ve been loving all of the great dinner ideas you’ve all been sharing every week!  This week I thought I’d share my favorites.  {It was really hard to choose!}

Skillet Dinners at the #ShowStopperSaturday with SimplyGloria.coom

Roasted Tomato Skillet Pasta ~ The Grant Life
Skillet Kielbasa Casserole ~Melding Magic
Skillet Chili Macaroni and Cheese ~ Whole and Heavenly Oven


Vintage Window Chalkboard

Chalkboard2-1024x1024Atkinson Drive ~ tutorial here.

  **Please PIN from original sources.

 A big Thank You to all of you for sharing your recipes and projects with us!


Ok friends, it’s time to show off your recipes and projects you’ve done for the week.  Let’s see what you’ve been up to!

  • Please share your recent projects, crafts, recipes, tips, stories…etc!  Don’t link projects you’ve shared with us before.
  • Remember, to check out our party board, to see if you’ve been pinned!!  
  •  Please don’t add links to promote giveaways, link parties or shops only if attached to a project.
  •  Everyone loves comments.  Please take a moment and comment on at least two posts near yours below.
  • Remember, family friendly please!!
  • By entering a link, you give permission for us to feature an image on our blogs.  We will always be giving the image the proper credit and link.

Thank you for sharing your talent!  Be sure to grab a button… or link back to Simply Gloria

Looking for some more link party fun this weekend?  I would love to share with you some of my favorite parties hosted by my best blogging friends! 


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10 Scrumptious Smoothies To Make This Summer & Giveaway

10 Scrumptious Smoothies To Make This Summer with PLUS #giveaway!Summer is sure knocking on the door. 

So, why not cool off with a smoothie or two… or ten different kinds!  

Here are some cool recipes to get you started on the smoothie adventure of your summer!

Then you may ENTER the great giveaway down below…  AFTER you check out my favorite smoothie recipes.  :)

**Please PIN from original sources.


1.  Strawberries and Cream Smoothie

SMOOTHIEstrawberriescream-3Averie Cooks ~ recipe here.

2.  Skinny Mango Lassi

SMOOTHIEmango-lassi1Flavor The Moments ~ recipe here.

3.  Pomegranate Berry Smoothie

SMOOTHIEPomegranate-Berry-Smoothie-2-willcookforsmiles.com_Will Cook For Smiles ~ recipe here.

4.  Peach Greek Yogurt Smoothie

SMOOTHIESkinny-Peach-SmoothieCall Me PMc ~ recipe here.

5.  Coconut Strawberry Banana Smoothie

SMOOTHIECoconut-Strawberry-Banana-Smoothie-5Joyful Healthy Eats ~ recipe here.

6.  Green Apple Cookie Butter Oat Smoothie

SMOOTHIEIMG_8545text2Baking A Moment ~ recipe here.

7.  Avocado and Date Smoothie 

SMOOTHIEAvocado-and-Date-Smoothie-cookingwithcurls.com_2-767x1024Cooking With Curls ~ recipe here.

8.  Blueberry Oatmeal Smoothie

SMOOTHIEBlueberry-Oatmeal-Smoothie-Pick-Fresh-FoodsPick Fresh Foods ~ recipe here.

9.  Strawberry Coconut Smoothie

SMOOTHIEstrawberry-coconut-smoothieMom On Timeout ~ recipe here.

10.  Pineapple Orange Smoothie

SMOOTHIE12998907845_18b4f16aa4Love Bakes Good Cakes ~ recipe here.


You already know whipping up a smoothie takes absolutely no time at all.  

But, you’ll need a real cool blender to make these recipes, right?

I’m teaming up with some pretty amazing bloggers to give you a chance to WIN your very own Blendtec and a Twister jar!!!


Be sure to check out the other bloggers that have participated in this giveaway… they have really amazing creations up on their blogs!

Jen ~ Yummy Healthy Easy
Jenn ~ Deliciously Sprinkled
Roxana ~ Roxana’s Home Baking
Gloria ~ Simply Gloria
Mandy ~ Mandy’s Recipe Box
Karen ~ The Food Charlatan
Sarah ~ High Heels and Grills
Melanie ~ Melanie Makes
Kathi ~ Deliciously Yum
Jennie ~ The Messy Baker Blog
Krista ~ Joyful Healthy Eats
Kate ~ Diethood
Jamie ~ Love Bakes Good Cakes
Cathy ~ Lemon Tree Dwelling
Beth ~ The First Year Blog
Andi ~ The Weary Chef
Chelsea ~ Chelsea’s Messy Apron

Crushed Lemonheads Lemon Ice Cream

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Homemade creamy Lemon Ice Cream with bits of crushed Lemonheads candies swirling all around cream and fresh lemon juice.  This custard-like ice cream is so creamy and full of lemon burst flavor!  How do you like your ice cream, hard or soft? Did you know by letting your ice cream temper about 10 degrees out […]

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Crispy Cheddar Baked Fries

Crispy Cheddar Baked Fries with BBQ dipping sauce with #fries

Crispy Cheddar Baked Fries are fresh cut wedged red potatoes tossed with cheddar cheese and seasoned bread crumbs.  Home baked fries that are cheesy and crunchy on the outside and steamy soft on the inside.   How about some baked fries, my friends! Last year, I shared with you one of my other favorite ways to […]

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Show Stopper Saturday Link Party, Featuring Easter Printables

Free Easter Printables with #ShowStopperSaturday

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Lemon Peppered Garlic Cream Sauce

Lemon Peppered Garlic Cream Sauce with #garlic

Fresh garlic pieces surround the mild tangy taste of lemon and the boldness of black pepper within this smooth creamy sauce.  Lemon Peppered Garlic Cream Sauce is THE cream sauce to pour over your favorite pasta! Making sauces in my kitchen is pretty much a daily ritual. Like, the spaghetti sauce that simmers all day […]

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Mini Banana Funnel Cakes

Mini Banana Funnel Cakes with Chocolate Ganache from #chocolateganache

Mini Banana Funnel Cakes are infused with cinnamon and shaped into mini swirls of deep fried goodness. Dusted with a coating of powdered sugar and drizzled with chocolate ganache! If you’ve been hanging out in my little corner over here for a while, you’d come to notice I like my desserts fried. Whether it’s a […]

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Show Stopper Saturday Link Party, Featuring Pirate Fairy Recipes!

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Applesauce Monster Cookies

Applesauce Monster Cookies with Made with peanut butter, oats, and #applesauce!

Super soft, chewy Applesauce Monster Cookies surrounded with creamy peanut butter, oats, chocolate chips, toffee bits, and mini M&M’s.  The fun colors and decadent texture would put a smile on anyone’s face! Applesauce is one of those healthy food items that are in my kitchen for one reason only– baking. It’s kind of like the […]

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Huevos Rancheros With Fresh Tomatillo Sauce

Huevos Rancheros with Tomatillo Sauce from

Warm, soft corn tortillas smothered with fresh tomatillo sauce, black beans, and topped with a fried egg.  Huevos Rancheros is a great breakfast… at any time of the day!  Do you love Mexican cuisine for breakfast? Going out to be breakfast with all my guys, has to be my favorite.   And, if Huevos Rancheros […]

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