Category Archives: Appetizers

Sourdough Soft Pretzels with Stout Beer Cheese Dip

Do you still need an appetizer for the 4th? Here’s one that will make a hit with your friends and family – Sourdough pretzels and dip! I made the pretzels into sticks. They are a more manageable portion and so … Continue reading

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Refreshing Artichoke Dip

This artichoke dip is a great summer refresher. On these hot summer days it’s always nice to have a cooling snack that is actually good for you. This one is fast and delicious. Just yogurt and artichoke hearts (and garlic … Continue reading

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Twenty Memorial Day Ideas

Memorial Day is upon us! Some folks love to celebrate with a barbecue – others with a picnic. Here are TWENTY ideas! Hope you enjoy.

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Smoked Salmon Spread on Gouda-Pecan Crackers

Looking for a treat to give mom while you’re fixing her amazing Mother’s Day dinner? Well here are some homemade crackers with a delicious salmon spread. Both are super easy to make and can be made in advance – just … Continue reading

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Bacon Wrapped Deep Fried Oysters

Tomorrow is Oyster day! (Not to be confused with National Oyster day which is August 5th) I love oysters – raw, cooked, and in between! And who doesn’t like bacon? Put them together and you have one really delicious appetizer.

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Tequila-Lime Shrimp on a Stick

Seems there is a National day for everything – How about National Something on a Stick day? Yep – Today is something on a stick. I had a lot of ideas: Fried pickles on a stick. Frozen bananas on a … Continue reading

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15 Recipes for Super Bowl

It’s Super Bowl weekend! Do you have all your food planned? Super Bowl Sunday is one of the biggest food consumption days of the year – second only to Thanksgiving! WOW! Some statistics show that there will be 1.3 BILLION … Continue reading

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CornDog Muffins with Mustard Sauce

Who doesn’t love a good corndog? How about making a muffin out of them? You can make a full sized muffin (my husband said to add more dogs to the bigger ones) or the mini muffins and serve them as … Continue reading

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Cornbread Chili Cups

I love chili and cornbread. I’ve had chili with cornbread baked on top, so why not make the chili bowl out of the cornbread? Deliciously easy and a party for your mouth! Try it!

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Curried Shrimp Bites

Shrimp is such an open canvas for flavors. Curry seems to bring out the sweetness of the shellfish, yet creates a wild party in your mouth at the same time. Yogurt helps to cool the heat while it enhances the … Continue reading

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