Category Archives: appetizers

Jan 25

Hot Pizza Dip

Well, now that we know who’s playing in the Super Bowl, it’s time to figure out what’s on the menu!  And this dip is the perfect addition… It should be called “Addictive Dip”.  Because it is. Hot Pizza Dip adapted … Continue reading

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Jun 26

Strawberry, Basil & Goat Cheese Bruschetta

One of my favorite fruits this time of year is the strawberry. There is nothing better than a sweet, juicy, delicious one in the summertime! Even though they are so good in their natural state, sometimes your mood has you … Continue reading

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May 6

Warm Bean Dip

Hope everyone had a great Cinco de Mayo! We had a delicious lunch at work where people contributed their Mexican dishes. Everything was great! And I quickly realized I shouldn’t have halved my recipe… I couldn’t snap a pic fast … Continue reading

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Jan 2

Crab Stuffed Mushrooms

After buying fresh crabs not long ago, and struggling to get a decent amount of meat from them after cleaning them (don’t ask!), I had to come up with a recipe to use the little that I had. I decided … Continue reading

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Dec 17

Buffalo Chicken Nachos

This is one of those “let me clear out the fridge and see what I can scrounge up” kinds of dishes. We’ve all been there. And your mind changes 100 times while going through what you have. You think you’re … Continue reading

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Dec 12

Asparagus Gruyere Tart

This post is courtesy of my niece, who made this delicious appetizer for Thanksgiving. It’s almost as gorgeous as she is! This is a great dish to keep in mind for the upcoming holidays, especially if you’re looking for something … Continue reading

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Aug 13

Grilled Stuffed Mini Peppers

Who says the rain has to stop you from grilling? That’s what grill pans are for. And this great appetizer/snack is perfect whether you’re indoors or out! I love these little peppers…they’re delicious and so versatile. And this dish takes … Continue reading

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Jun 9

Spicy Black Bean Hummus

Summer fun has begun, and this dip is perfect for entertaining! It’s easy to make and even easier to transport. This is for all you spicy food lovers out there. Veggies can easily be subbed for pita chips if you’re … Continue reading

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May 14

Quick Bean and Cheese Quesadilla

Has anyone else noticed lately that the prices of, well, EVERYTHING, have gone up? I feel like every time I go food shopping, the numbers keep rising. It’s just out of control. As you probably already know, one easy way … Continue reading

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Mar 31

Slow Cooker Hawaiian Meatballs

Happy Monday! March is almost over and you’d never know it, judging by the weather we’ve been having. This week is supposed to turn around for us, and I’m REALLY hoping that’s the case! Bella is dying to get out … Continue reading

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