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Easter recipes, dinner ideas by the beach

J. Miller

As a proud Southerner, it comes as somewhat of a surprise to me that I have lived more than half my life in South Florida, a place that, let’s be honest, is the Deep South only when it comes to geography. But never in all that time have I loved living here more. 

Chalk it up to context, if you will, and the fact that 2020’s dismal months dissolved into sunnier days. This time last year, when the pandemic was fairly new, my immediate family and I celebrated Easter with a pared-down, subdued brunch at home. This year,

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Berry tasty Easter treats by Breann

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – Spring has sprung and Easter Sunday is the perfect way to enjoy tasty treats with fresh berries with some added sugar of course. These colorful dishes are light, fresh, simple, and the perfect addition to any spring and summer gatherings.

Berry Cheesecake Salad – a delicious addition to any meal or an easy light dessert
– Thawed whipped topping
-Cheesecake flavored Jell-O
-32 oz. vanilla yogurt
-2 small bags of frozen mixed berries

1. Allow the whipped topping time to thaw in either the refrigerator overnight or sitting out for a about an

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4 ideas to cook your Easter lamb which is not your usual roast

BBC Weather: Arctic air to interrupt heatwave ahead of Easter

Whether you’re a roast leg of lamb fan or not, meat is always a popular choice at Easter time. However, you’re not stuck with your bog-standard roast dinner if it’s not your thing; with a million and one ideas out there to try, you’re sure to find a tasty recipe for lamb that you adore. Express.co.uk has spoken to some of the best in the business and have four sumptuous options for you to sink your teeth into.

Herb-crusted cannons of lamb with butter bean mash and hasselback potatoes


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Easter picnic ideas: Weather forecast, food and drink inspiration

What are some food and drink ideas for an Easter picnic?

It’s always tough to cater to al fresco dining, but we’ve found some delicious recipes for light picnic food, perfect for Easter.

If you’re a chicken fan, level up your usual chicken salad sandwiches and opt for some crispy chicken and avocado rolls.


2 large skinless chicken breasts
100g plain flour
1 egg , beaten
splash of milk
3 tbsp ground almonds
1 tbsp sesame seeds
3 tbsp vegetable or rapeseed oil
2 small avocados , stoned, peeled and halved
½ lime , juiced
4 baps or rolls,

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The Dessert Diva makes Carrot Patch Cake just in tme for Easter

Dessert Diva, Danette Randall, joins Gayle Guyardo in the BLOOM Kitchen to make a delicious Carrot Patch Cake.


2 cups whole wheat flour ( or all purpose)

1/4 tsp salt

1/2 tsp cinnamon

1/2 tsp cloves

1 tsp baking soda

1/2 cup unsalted butter (room temperature)

1 cup brown sugar

1/4 cup sour cream

2 eggs (room temp)

3-4 bananas peeled and mashed in bowl ( 3 if small, 4 if larger- I used 4)

1 cup shredded carrots ( approx. 1 1/2 large carrots)

1 cup toasted walnuts ( place on baking pan in 350 oven

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Delicious and delightful carrot cake twists for Easter | Food/Recipes

Carrot cake has been an Easter staple for years, so why not serve some fun takes on this popular dessert for your celebration?

With Easter landing on International Carrot Day, April 4, John Kanell, culinary expert and founder of Preppy Kitchen, partnered with McCormick spices to create exclusive Easter dessert recipes that put a delightful twist on the classic carrot cake.

“Growing up, desserts were always the highlight of Easter, with my mother and grandmother making wonderful carrot cakes from scratch,” says John Kanell.

Exactly 25 years ago on April 3, 1996, the lives of everyone in the isolated little

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