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Spicy Rosemary Mixed Nuts

Spicy Rosemary Mixed Nuts

| December 1, 2014 | 1 Comment

With just a few ingredients, Spicy Rosemary Mixed Nuts can become a holiday party favorite. This recipe was created for my client, Planters, but all opinions are my own. A few weeks ago, I received my first holiday party invitation. I’d be lying if I didn’t admit that the invite made me totally giddy with excitement. […]

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Spicy Habanero Hot Wings

Spicy Habanero Hot Wings

| May 30, 2014 | 30 Comments

These tender, spicy hot wings have a rich, layered flavor that will have you licking your fingers and reaching for more. Make this Spicy Habanero Hot Wings recipe! The best things come to those who wait. Patience is a virtue. Rome wasn’t built in a day. There are so many sayings and quotes that all […]

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Spicy Roasted Tomatillo Garbanzo Bean Dip

Spicy Roasted Tomatillo Garbanzo Bean Dip

| May 23, 2014 | 22 Comments

The robust flavor of this recipe for Spicy Roasted Tomatillo Garbanzo Bean Dip will have you reaching for more and more. This recipe was created for my client, Green Giant, but all opinions are my own. When the kids started school in August, it felt like we’d never find that groove where the morning just […]

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Tomato Basil Fried Polenta with Blue Cheese

Tomato Basil Fried Polenta with Blue Cheese

| May 12, 2014 | 34 Comments

Crispy fried polenta cakes are topped with a warm garlicky tomato topping, fresh basil and sharp blue cheese. It’s a celebration of fresh flavors and textures. As I am sitting here, Jewel is singing “Have a Little Faith in Me,” and the kids are outside playing with a shiny gold ball — practically daring the storm […]

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Baked Loaded Nachos Wontons

Baked Loaded Nachos Wontons

| April 2, 2014 | 4 Comments

Looking for the perfect game day food? These baked Loaded Nachos Wontons hit all the right notes – crispy, a little spicy and totally craveworthy. Don’t forget to dip them in your favorite salsa. This recipe was created for my client, Old El Paso, but all opinions are my own. My kids took up basketball […]

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Warm Rosemary Ricotta Dip

Warm Rosemary Ricotta Dip

| January 29, 2014 | 6 Comments

Salty chips are a perfect pairing for this Warm Rosemary Ricotta Dip — a perfect game day dip recipe. This post is brought to you by Kettle brand chips. This year’s Super Bowl is a little divisive in our house. So much so, in fact, that my husband has opted to work on Sunday. He’ll […]

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Lemony Roasted Cauliflower Spread

Lemony Roasted Cauliflower Spread

| January 21, 2014 | 2 Comments

Sometimes tasty isn’t pretty — and that’s the case with this delicious Lemony Roasted Cauliflower Spread. The rich, layered spread is perfect served on pita triangles. Confession: I love football. Though I would be the first to say I don’t watch enough during the season, there is something about a good game that gets me […]

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Cheesy Loaded Potato Bites

Cheesy Loaded Potato Bites

| December 11, 2013 | 4 Comments

Cheesy Loaded Potato Bites are a delicious but simple appetizer that’s perfect for all your holiday parties. These were created for my client Betty Crocker, but all opinions are my own. Over the weekend, the kids and I headed south to New Jersey for our annual rendezvous with some dear blogging friends (more on that […]

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Cheesy Sausage Lasagna Dip Recipe

Cheesy Sausage Lasagna Dip Recipe

| December 10, 2013 | 4 Comments

Lasagna lovers will go crazy for this fabulous Cheesy Sausage Lasagna Dip Recipe — a perfect appetizer for holiday parties. This recipe was created for Kraft, but all opinions are my own. If there was an official food of our family, it would be lasagna. It’s the go-to dish for many family gatherings and celebrations. […]

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Roasted Spicy Herbed Green Olives (Easy Holiday Recipes)

Roasted Spicy Herbed Green Olives (Easy Holiday Recipes)

| December 9, 2013 | 3 Comments

I am a member of the Collective Bias®  Social Fabric® Community.  This shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper insights study for Collective Bias and its client. If you are entertaining this holiday season, you probably are looking for some simple, easy holiday recipes that can be served alongside your favorite dishes. […]

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