Appetizers and Snacks

Pizza-dillas -They’re a thing, and my kids love ’em

So, my husband can be a good cook, when he wants to… He makes some great French toast, ribs, and more. One Sunday, after morning church, the family was hungry…

Toffee Apple Dip

This dip is amazing.  My kids LOVE it!  And so do I. It does have sugar it it… but you are dipping apples into it, so those kinda balance each…

Gyoza- Japanese Pot Stickers

I seem to have a story about pretty much all the food I make.  It either reminds me of something or time, or I can clearly remember a time I…

Sweet and Spicy Pickled Jalapenos- with Carrots and Onions

One of my favorite places to eat, when I head back to my home town in Central California, are the hole-in-the-wall taco shops.  They are SO good. Something that all…

Marshmallow and Citrus Fruit Dip

I love appetizers, and snack foods.  Fresh fruits and veggies are some of my favorites, because they don’t weigh me down, and I don’t feel guilty about snacking on them.…

Pico De Gallo

I love Pico De Gallo!  There, I said it. I love how fresh it is, and how all the flavors are present.  You can really taste the tomatoes, the onion,…

Cheese Stuffed Meatballs

These meatballs are so delicious.  They get crisp on the outside, but stay soft and moist on the inside.  And did I mention they are packed with cheese?!     …

Super Bowl Party Foods: My hubby’s favorites

With the super bowl coming up soon, I know a lot of people are planning their party menus. Since this party is typically geared more towards men, I asked my…

Bacon Wrapped Jalapeno Poppers

When it comes to spicy food, I can handle a little bit of spice.  But if it’s too spicy, I don’t care for it. That’s why my husband and I…

Sweet and Spicy Firecrackers

I love candied bacon, if you remember this post, then you already know. The flavor combination of the brown sugar and spicy crushed red pepper flakes is amazing with the…