Recipes by Carolinaheartstrings

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Ranch Shrimp Skewers

Ranch Shrimp Skewers by Carolinaheartstrings

We love the fresh taste of ranch and the last time I grilled shrimp I decided to use a package of dressing mix in my prep. The potato/onion skewers need more cooking time so they go on first and the shrimp/tomato skewers cook pretty quickly. Depending on the size of your potatoes and shrimp you may need to adjust cooking time but…

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Scallops and Grits

Scallops and Grits by Carolinaheartstrings

When I moved to the South nearly 20 years ago it did not take me long to discover the Southern favorite shrimp and grits. Such a delicious rich satisfying dish. I decided that I would try my hand at making the dish my own and using my favorite seafood, scallops. I hope you enjoy this recipe as much as I do!

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Strawberry Smoothie

Strawberry Smoothie by Carolinaheartstrings

What I love about this smoothie is that it’s all fruit. So for those of you avoiding dairy this is for you! Plan ahead to have your banana slices frozen and with one easy step you have a filling, healthy snack or breakfast!

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Strawberry Drop Scones

Strawberry Drop Scones by Carolinaheartstrings

Strawberries and more strawberries, that’s what I have after a recent picking trip. Although I don’t think too much is ever too much when it comes to fresh just picked strawberries, I did end up with A LOT and I wanted to make something other than the traditional strawberry shortcake and since I love anything baked I thought something…

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Strawberry Ice Cream

Strawberry Ice Cream by Carolinaheartstrings

I picked strawberries this weekend and ended up with two big flats of them. My mind was reeling with the endless possibilities of what to make after I had eaten my fill of just plain wonderful strawberries. I decided that the first thing I was going to make was a quick batch of ice cream and this particular recipe was so easy and…

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Strawberry Chicken Sandwich

Strawberry Chicken Sandwich by Carolinaheartstrings

Last summer I started adding fruit to sandwiches and with May being strawberry month it seemed like a good time to create a sandwich that had a touch of strawberry flavor and color!

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Strawberry Yogurt Pops

Strawberry Yogurt Pops by Carolinaheartstrings

Strawberry time is upon us and this month Alessa and I are making all kinds of yummy treats using this favorite fruit. This sweet treat is a favorite at my house and uses Greek yogurt and very little sugar so it is a healthy treat too!

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The Pimento BLT

The Pimento BLT by Carolinaheartstrings

A Southern favorite, pimento cheese, is a tasty addition to the traditional BLT ingredients that I think goes really well on a crispy English muffin. Try it and let us know what you think!

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Egg Salad BLT

Egg Salad BLT by Carolinaheartstrings

Looking for a way to use up all those eggs you dyed? This is the perfect recipe, using two family favorite sandwiches. . . . . egg salad and a BLT.

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Shrimp BLT

Shrimp BLT by Carolinaheartstrings

I rarely calorie splurge on croissants but do so love them. This creamy, salad version of a BLT includes shrimp and served in a croissant is a favorite, occasional indulgence!

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