The Best Cheesy Chicken Chili Dip

My sister invited us over to celebrate her son’s twelfth birthday. I knew there were going to be a lot of people because we have a large family and so does her husband. She is perfectly capable of cooking for a large crowd. In fact, she also writes a blog called My Life Cookbook. Many… [Read More]

Butternut Squash Tart with Tomatoes and Goat Cheese

It seems like butternut squash is available any time of year. However, if you are growing this squash, or still shopping the farmer’s markets, fall is the best time for this tasty vegetable. Or is it a fruit? Recently I picked up a nice one, and made a butternut squash tart with tomatoes, goat cheese… [Read More]

10 Amazing Appetizer Recipes

Here are 10 appetizer recipes that you can make for your own party, or to bring to the next gathering. All are pretty easy to make and contain a variety of easy to find ingredients.   Don’t forget the Free Caldrea Kit offer is still available while supplies last. (ends July 24th @ 6pm)Affiliate links…. [Read More]

Baked Wings with Citrus Spice Rub

I can’t believe I’ve never made chicken wings before. They are really easy to make and the possibilities for flavor combinations seem endless. These are baked wings with a spice rub, so no extra fat needed. Tasty, and a great healthy alternative to serve at any party. Baked Wings with Citrus Spice Rub Start with… [Read More]

Baba Ganoush: Hummus’ Cousin

I can’t believe all the different types of hummus there is available in the grocery store. Growing up with a Lebanese father, this dish was often at family gatherings and it’s really easy to make. But today I wanted to share a very similar dish called Baba Ganoush. Baba Ganoush is basically hummus made with eggplants instead… [Read More]

Easy Chicken Nachos with Low Acid Tomatoes

Have you notices that many yellow and orange tomatoes have less tang and more sweetness than red tomatoes? That’s because they are lower in acidity. I love to pair them with other veggies like hot peppers and onions to balance the heat with the sweet, like in this recipe for easy chicken nachos. I learned… [Read More]

Summer Tomato Bruschetta

There’s nothing like a ripe summer tomato. One of my favorite ways to eat them is as bruschetta. Summer Tomato Bruschetta  I wish I could grow them here in Pennsylvania, however, I do not have the space, nor enough sun to grow great big juicy tomatoes. Even the people I know who grow them here don’t… [Read More]