Cooking Corral: Memorial Day Weekend

Memorial Day weekend is here and with it the unofficial beginning of summer!

Plus, for Indianapolis residents, The Indianapolis 500 (Check out how Colts players have been enjoying the race festivities here) .

Here are some easy, last minute ideas for your Memorial Day cookout.

Grilled Hawaiian Turkey Sliders

Grilled Hawaiian Turkey SlidersEveryone has their own delicious go-to for grilling: burgers, brats, veggies. All of those are great, but sometimes it’s fun to try something a littler different. And with summer just around the bend, why not lean into it?

Personally, I’m a huge fan of sweet Hawaiian bread, though I’ve only really used it for ham sandwiches or with spinach artichoke dip.

The full recipe is available here at

Cherry Limeade Poke Cake

Cherry Limeade Poke CakeNothing says “summer” to me more than this bright, fun cake (though I’ve always know it as ‘pop cake’). It’s very easy to make, but remember to allow yourself time for it to cool!

Full recipe is available here at