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Fajita Quesadillas

Fajita Quesadillas

If a fajita and a quesadilla had babies, they would have fajita quesadillas and possibly the best Mexican dish I have ever made. Not only was this recipe one of the tastiest dishes but it was super-fast and easy.…

Mini Steak and Cheese

Mini Steak and Cheese

For our family parties, our food theme was “mini.” Last week Fatima made a delicious steak and cheese sandwich. It was my first steak and cheese – ever. When we were thinking of an appetizer menu for Christmas, we…

Grilled Cheese and Tomato Soup Shooters

Grilled Cheese and Tomato Soup Shooters

Nothing beats a warm grilled cheese and tomato soup. This miniature version takes this delicious dish to any party. Since our theme was “mini” this year, we wanted to pair our mini steak and cheese with another delicious treat.;…

mini Buffalo chicken wheels

Mini Buffalo Chicken Wheels

When you’re in the mood for a quick snack or need some apps for a party, these mini buffalo chicken wheels are the perfect fit. Quick, easy, and delicious. My sister taught us how to make these; she’s been…

Mini Pumpkin Pies

Mini Pumpkin Pies

How freaking cute!  These mini pumpkin pies will bring big smiles to your guests.  Planning on having a fall appetizer, or a buffet of mini desserts?  Add these mini pumpkin pies to your list. The best part is these…

Blooming Onion

Blooming Onion: Nailed It

This weekend, we witnessed a fire in our apartment.  In a search on Pinterest for something we’ve never made before, we came across some blooming onion recipes.  When I saw a recipe for a blooming onion, I was like……

Cucumber Salmon

Cucumbers are so refreshing.  Pairing them with fish, like salmon, can make a great summer appetizer for your parties.  Topping it off with a citrus-lime topping – BAM – you’re the master of party hosting. The appetizer, yummy and…

Buffalo Spiced Hummus

Buffalo Spiced Hummus

Colors of the world.  Spice up your life.  Every boy and every girl.  Spice up your life.  People of the world.  Spice up your…HUMMUS! Buffalo spiced anything is your go to flavor for any party.  Buffalo chicken pizza, buffalo…

Roasted Red Pepper and Garlic Hummus

Roasted Red Pepper and Garlic Hummus

One of my newly discovered snacks is hummus.  I love roasted red pepper and garlic hummus, so I thought I would try to make my own.  Off the bat – tahini (a popular middle eastern ingredient in hummus) is…

Guacamole with Bacon

Guacamole is a favorite of mine.  It’s healthy and easy to make.  I love it on chips, toast, even grilled cheese!  Who knew that adding bacon to it would make it that much better?!  Feed your guests a hearty…

Cucumber Salmon

At half time, just before Beyonce performs, you walk into the living room with your new appetizer.  The room, wanting more of your delicious food, turn their heads to you, their eyes following your every move.  Hesitation sets in.…

Muddy Buddies and Midnight Munchies

Got the munchies?  Here’s the great unhealthy alternative midnight snack.  I first learned about muddy buddies during a training session when I worked as an Orientation Leader.  Since then, I’ve made them every summer.  They are a great snack…

Popeye’s Spinach Dip

This delicious dip is great for any occasion, and makes a great presentation! Ingredients: 1 small box of frozen chopped spinach (defrosted and dried) Pico de Gallo (or diced tomatoes and onions – also dried) 16 oz of sour…