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Healthy Choices At This Weekend’s BBQs

Posted by on Thu, May 23rd, 2013 at 2:00 pm

Who’s ready to kick off the Summer with the biggest barbecue weekend of the season?  You can bet you’ll see your fair share of hot dogs, hamburgers, and macaroni salad this Memorial Day weekend, but what if you wanted to make some healthier choices?  Fortunately, I found this video on SBTV that features fitness expert, John Basedow, as he offers helpful advice on healthy barbecue food replacements.

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For more tips, ideas, and recipes for all of your barbecuing events, check out the BBQ channel of SBTV.

What’s your favorite dish to enjoy at a barbecue?

~TSGal

Make Your Own BBQ Sauce

Posted by on Sat, May 18th, 2013 at 11:00 am
It’s almost Memorial Day, which means barbecue season is just about in full effect.  If you’re tired of just bringing along the macaroni salad, and you want to spice up your dish with something homemade, check out this video from SBTV that shows you how to make your own, super simple barbecue sauce.   [click ... Read More »

Savings For The 4th

Posted by on Tue, July 3rd, 2012 at 11:00 am
Tomorrow is the 4th of July, and while we’ll all spend our day being thankful for the opportunity to live in an independent and free country, chances are, we’ll either be attending or hosting a 4th of July barbecue as well.  Lucky for you, I’ve gone ahead and picked out some great Swagbucks Coupons that ... Read More »

Savings for Memorial Day

Posted by on Tue, May 22nd, 2012 at 11:00 am
It’s almost Memorial Day Weekend – one of the busiest barbecue weekends of the year.  Are you throwing the barbecue this year or are you attending someone else’s?  Regardless, there will be food involved.  From pasta salads to burgers, french fries to sausage, you’re sure to enjoy some finger-lickin’ goodness this coming weekend.  Hosting a ... Read More »

Cheeseburger in Paradise

Posted by on Mon, July 11th, 2011 at 3:00 pm
I was browsing through the Food Network magazine this past weekend, and stumbled upon something that intrigued me quite a bit.  I cannot imagine a better dessert for a summer barbecue than this Cheeseburger Cake.  Stroll up to the party with this in your hands, and you’re sure to be a hit! Total Time: 1 ... Read More »

Savings for Summer

Posted by on Wed, June 22nd, 2011 at 1:30 pm
I’ve recently been looking into getting some remodeling done on my house.  With Summer here, I’d like to enhance my home to make it more inviting and suitable for entertaining guests at my Summer barbecues.  Unfortunately, getting work done on the house certainly takes a toll on your bank account.  Luckily, I have Swagbucks Coupons ... Read More »

Ask the Swag Gal – June 22, 2011

Posted by on Wed, June 22nd, 2011 at 7:00 am
Now that we’re finally into the Summer season, it’s time to adjust our routines to make them more suitable for the hot weather.  I’ve been asked, by quite a few Swaggernauts, to find some good recipes that don’t require an oven, because the last thing you want to do after a long day in the ... Read More »

Pasta Party

Posted by on Thu, June 16th, 2011 at 1:00 pm
Whenever I go to a barbecue or a picnic I bring my specialty side dish – pasta salad.  I absolutely love pasta salad – it’s refreshing, nutritious, and simply delicious.  As we’re in the midst of barbecue season, I thought I would share this recipe with you so you’ll be prepared for the next one! ... Read More »

Summer Barbecue Savings

Posted by on Tue, May 17th, 2011 at 12:00 pm
Who’s ready to barbecue?!  Well, it’s about that season, and nothing beats a good summer barbecue – especially when you have some Swagbucks Coupons to save you money along the way! First, I’ll need to snag an issue of Cooking Light Magazine, so I can learn how to make the most delicious and healthiest burger: ... Read More »