Tag: appetizers

Healthy Butternut Squash Fudge

It’s still August, but I am sitting here, pretending that it’s autumn. People freak out about everything pumpkin.  ( I do too).  But, do you know what?  there are other fall vegetables too! Last year, my flourless sweet potato brownies became one of my most popular posts to date. Squash […]

 

Pecan Pie Yogurt Parfait

Today’s post is being sponsored by Silk.  You can visit Silk’s website for a coupon so you can try Silk’s dairy-free yogurt for yourself! #TopitTuesday I was writing out- a list of recipes that I wanted to make this fall.  One thing  I wanted to tackle, was a healthier way […]

 

Greek Yogurt Garlic Dill Dip- for One

Thank you to Yoplait for sponsoring today’s post. You can visit Walmart’s website for more healthy snacking ideas using Yoplait® Products. Can you guess what my favorite thing to eat at a summer BBQ is? Um. Anything that is called dip. Mmmm hmmm. I usually would never keep a creamy […]

 

Microwave berry Compote

This Microwave Berry Compote is super easy. It has no added sugar and only takes about 5 minutes to make. But I am going to get into the recipe in more detail at the bottom of this post. First, look at this bowl after I made this Microwave Berry Compote. […]

 

Healthy Frozen Snickers Banana Bites

So yeah. This happened. Do you know that chocolate covered frozen banana bites you can get at Trader Joe’s? Well, they were the inspiration for this dessert. I wanted to make ones that taste like a Snickers Bar. These Frozen Banana Bites are little, for when you want just a […]

 

Cheese, bacon and kale quinoa Cups

These little cheese, bacon and kale quinoa cups were delightful to eat.  They’re also probably the most “hipster” recipe that I have ever posted.  If you know any hipsters, then you know they love their kale, bacon and quinoa. 🙂 I was asked to participate in Sargento® Chopped Series.   This […]

 

Snickers Stuffed Dates

Do you know what I love about food blogging?  Coming up with a new idea that turns out to be something delicious!  Last night, when I was falling asleep, I was 1/2 way dreaming about new recipes I could make. You see, last week I posted a Salted Caramel Frappe, […]

 

Cheesecake Butter

So, I actually made this cheesecake butter by accident. Well, a bit by accident.    You see, I have been all googly-eyed for these vegan cheesecakes I have spotted online.  I thought it would be an adorable idea to make a Vegan cheesecake dip that I could serve with strawberries. […]

 

Cheesy Quinoa “Breadsticks”

At first I thought quinoa was a trend.   Now I see that it’s the trend that doesn’t seem to be going away.   For a LONG time I didn’t like quinoa all that much.  I was just kind of waiting for something else to come along.  But lately, I […]

 

Spinach and Artichoke Cheese Spread

In January, when I was visiting my parent’s house.  They had Pimento cheese spread in their fridge, and I thought it was tasty!  It’s funny because I forgot about cheese spread!   It was delicious! After making this cheese spread that went with my DIY Handi-snacks, I decided to use the same […]

 

Parmesan Bunny Crackers

I have seen around Pinterest, where bloggers are making homemade goldfish. Which I think is super cute!  My kiddos actually prefer the parmesan or plain flavored crackers.  And we actually usually eat bunnies in our house, not goldfish. I LOVE to include bunny crackers in with my kids easter baskets.  They’re healthy […]

 

DIY Handi-Snacks

Did you have a favorite snack when you were a kid? I always loved Handi-snacks.  Scooping up the cheese with that little red plastic spreader.  Or Dipping the Pretzels in the cheese.  They were always so good.  My parents never bought pre packaged snacks like Handi-snacks. I think my parents […]