Tag: appetizer

Dorothy Lynch Glazed Bacon Stuffed Dates

This post is sponsored by Dorothy Lynch.  All opinions are entirely my own.  I met my husband over Martin Luther King Jr. weekend in 2005.  So with 13 Valentine’s Days under our belt, our Valentine’s celebrations are much less “commercial” and more about making time for ourselves and relaxing with […]

 

Chicken Cordon Bleu Ham Cups

  #cheeselove Christmas Eve at my parents house is perfect.  I look forward to it every year.   Sometimes they have a big crowd, sometimes it’s a quiet gathering.  It doesn’t matter which way it goes.  I love it all. My dad plays the perfect Christmas playlist- one that he usually […]

 

Sheet Pan Cheese and Chocolate Appetizer

  This autumn sheet pan chocolate and cheese appetizer can be made in just a few minutes!  I am excited to be teaming up with the French ministry of agriculture today, to share with you ways to enjoy amazing French chocolates, wine, butter and cheese!  You can visit the websites […]

 

Spicy Roasted Corn Salad

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. The following content is intended for readers who are 21 or older. #ShareWineandBites  #CollectiveBias I realized the other day that I might have like five corn recipes on this blog.   As an Iowan, […]

 

Blueberry Muffin Ricotta Dip

At my lame attempt to celebrate the Superbowl last sunday, I made a little snack for my husband and kids.   You see, we usually watch the Superbowl, but we’re not really NFL people.    Although it turns out that seeing Lady Gaga sing the National Anthem was worth watching […]

 

Baked Quinoa Cheese Sticks

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SmarterTreats  #CollectiveBias If you are a frequent reader of this blog, then you know that I love making lightened up versions of my favorite appetizers and snacks.  Throughout the years, I have found […]

 

Easy Polenta Appetizer- And 10 ways to enjoy Polenta

Polenta is creamy and comforting, and naturally gluten free.  Eating polenta is a family tradition on my Northern Italian side.  It’s amazing. Especially when pared with a yummy Italian mariana or a mushroom sauce.  If you are planning a party, and you know that there will be gluten-free folks attending, […]

 

Jicama Snack Sticks with honey-lime dipping sauce

Looking for a healthy and refreshing snack for a hot summer day? Try Jicama snack sticks and make a yummy dip for them!   Jicamas are crunchy and sweet like apples and starchy, like potatoes.  They are Paleo friendly and low calorie.  They are also VERY filling and delicious! Not […]