5 Steps To A Fabulous Awards Viewing Party

awards night party

Are you an awards night junkie like I am? I love this time of year when we have the Golden Globes one week, the SAG’s another, and then the Grammy’s, and Oscars to finish it off. I get so excited to tune into the red carpet pre-show and see what everyone is wearing {remember my […]

Football Food – Nacho Fries

french fry nachos

You guys know I’ve been working with Alexia Foods as one of their Tastemaker bloggers, and I’ve made some delicious dishes for entertaining using their frozen waffle fries and breads. In recognition of the Super Bowl on Sunday I have one more tasty idea for you using their frozen french fries. I made these Nacho […]

Football Party Food :: 3 Recipes For Game Day

football party food

One of my favorite days of the year for get-togethers is just over a week a way – Super Bowl Sunday! I love it because it’s really casual and laid back and everyone is there just to have fun. I’m also your typical girl in that I’m only there for the food, the socializing, and […]

Cream Cheese Mold With Craisin-Nut Topping

cream cheese mold with craisin nut topping

I’m taking it “old school with a modern twist” today with this cream cheese spread. I can’t think of too many appetizers that have stood the test of time, nor are EASIER to make than a block of cream cheese topped with pepper jelly. Well, since I obviously can’t blog about that {what’s new to […]

Sweet & Savory Cheese Canapes

sweet & savory cheese canapes

There’s nothing better or more classic than the combination of cheese, nuts, dried fruit, and crusty bread….add in a little bacon and it’s pure heaven. With that thought in mind I created these delicious sweet & savory cheese canapes for my black & white plaid party. These are versatile enough to serve for a casual […]

Game Day Party Ideas + Cheesy Chorizo Dip Recipe

game day ideas + chorizo queso dip recipe

It may be 2 weeks until Christmas, but we still have football on the brain around here too. My husband is a Fantasy Football fanatic {plays in THREE leagues} so weekend days still involve game watching. Super Bowl is just around the corner too, so I teamed up with Velveeta & Rotel brands to share […]

Easy Appetizer: Chicken Artichoke Canapes

chicken artichoke canapes

If you’re looking for a delicious hearty appetizer to serve for a cocktail party or pre-dinner nosh, these chicken artichoke canapes will fit the bill. I made these by combining my classic artichoke dip recipe with shredded chicken, and using it as a topper instead of a dip. Artichokes are one of my favorite ingredients […]