Tag: appetizers

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. […]

 

Paleo and Vegan Pumpkin Pie Dip

If you have any family or friends that follow a vegan or paleo diet, you will want to make them this delicious and easy pumpkin pie dip!  This quick and easy dip tastes just like baked pumpkin pie but has no added sugar, no eggs, and is dairy-free.  All you […]

 

Nutella Dipped Grapes

Are you looking for an easy dish to bring to a party?  These Nutella Grape poppers are juicy, salty, and delicious!  The best part?  They only take 5 minutes to make!  I don’t make a huge food shopping trip every week.  But at least once a week, I head to […]

 

Sriracha Deviled Eggs

I am back from the Ultimate Foodie Chicago Weekend. My husband and I went to Chicago for a long weekend ( left the kiddos with my in laws).  We hit up some of the major foodie hot spots in the west loop.  ( Blackbird, and Sephia). We also went to […]

 

Caramel Green Apple Chips

I realize that it’s still August and super hot.  But I keep seeing Halloween costumes displayed in stores and the kids in my town have been back in school for almost a week.  That is CRAZY! In addition to pumpkin everything, crunchy leaves, cooler weather and football,  I am also looking […]

 

Healthy Onion Dip

Lately, I have been eating A LOT of Greek Yogurt.  I will admit, that I was not convinced I would like Greek Yogurt for a while.  But, it’s growing on me.   I have been using it in recipes that call for mayo or sour cream.  Most of these substitutions have turned out […]

 

Peanut Butter Hummus

I am always trying to come up with new and fun recipes.  It’s kind of funny that I am posting a hummus recipe on this blog because hummus was Ten Years Ago!  I discovered Hummus when I went to cross-country camp as a high school student ( summer of 2000). […]

 

Sweet Potato – Grain Free Brownies

These Flourless Sweet Potato Brownies are the comforting cure-all to any decidedly dreary fall day. And I know what you’re probably thinking.  ” Sweet potatoes and chocolate?  Do these foods go together?  I am here to tell you, yes they do.  Ever since becoming and adult, I have been bombarded […]

 

Healthy Watermelon Taffy

One Morning last year, I hopped on to Amazon.com  and impulsively bought a food dehydrator. And once in a while, I will pull it out and experiment by attempting to dehydrate different things. Like Zucchini and Kiwis, just to name a few.  I have no idea why, but I have been […]

 

Pineapple Yogurt Soft Serve

I have been a little obsessed with blending frozen fruit, especially bananas to make healthy ice-cream like desserts.  I decided to try something different this time.   Instead of banana-based ice cream.  I made pineapple based.  I mixed just two ingredients.  frozen pineapple and plain yogurt.   If this isn’t […]

 

DIY Pizza Bagel Bites

DIY Bagel Bites are easy to make.  Just Follow a few simple steps and you can freeze these for later use.  These Bagel Bites make excellent toddler lunches. Just ask my two year old.    When I was a teenager, my mom got boxes of Bagel Bites from Sam’s club […]