Category Archives: Cold

Pear, Prosciutto, and Havarti Crostini

Isn’t it wonderful how the best things often happen on…accident? My plan when walking into the grocery store a few weeks back was to grab a few ingredients needed for pear, prosciutto, and brie crostini. If none of those words … Continue reading

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Garden Veggie Pizza Appetizers

Don’t let the word “pizza” fool you! This is a crunchy, creamy appetizer served cold. I first had Garden Veggie Pizza Appetizers about a year ago while attending a party with coworkers. I was impressed with the display, flavor and … Continue reading

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Cottage Cheese Chicken Enchiladas with Guacamole and Mojitos

Since the weather has warmed up, Brett and I have been spending many of our weekends outdoors. One of our favorite pastimes is playing board games on the deck with a cool drink in hand. Our neighborhood is a very … Continue reading

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Antipasti Skewers, Caprese Salad, Cucumber Dill Sandwiches: Baby Shower Extravaganza!

Last Saturday, April 16, was a BIG day for me! About eight months ago, my best friend Aimee called me to announce that she and her husband were pregnant with their first child. The very next week, I had put … Continue reading

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Zesty Tortilla Roll-Ups

I can’t remember the first time that I made these tortilla roll-ups. I do remember spending a long time perusing various tortilla roll-up recipes and feeling…dissatisfied. I finally decided to make my own recipe, using ideas and flavors from other … Continue reading

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Antipasto Pasta Salad

In Italian, the word Antipasto means “before the meal”. Traditional antipasto includes things such as cured meats (think salami, or pepperoni,) olives, cheeses, and peppers (not only bell peppers, but pepperocini.) Being an avid pasta fan, I’ve always loved pasta … Continue reading

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PW’s Asian Noodle Salad

To summer – I make a toast. A toast to that very first iced Starbucks mocha that I ordered late-May, and pleasantly sipped with my windows down while watching the geese fly north. A toast to three bridal showers, one … Continue reading

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