Category Archives: Dip/Salsa

Appetizer Duo: Jalepeno Poppers & Caramelized Onion Phyllo Cups

Wow. I cannot BELIEVE the holidays are over and 2012 is here. I’ve spent hours preparing  food, and eating food, this holiday season. I think I announced on two separate occasions that I wanted to quit my day job 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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Cowboy Dip!

This week, I made a bad decision. This week, I chose to whip up something called Cowboy Dip. My decision to whip up Cowboy Dip was not a bad decision, in and of itself. My decision to whip up Cowboy … Continue reading

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Avocado, Tomato & Mango Salsa

This is not your average salsa. Actually, this isn’t even salsa. But that’s what it’s called, so that’s what I’m gonna call it! This salsa is all of the things that I love about cooking – the comfort in standing … Continue reading

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Creamy Spinach Artichoke Dip

There are yummy appetizers. There are crunchy appetizers. There are sweet appetizers. There are mmmmmmm good appetizers. And then there’s this appetizer. A so-good-I-just-ignored-half-the-KU-game-because-I-can’t-stop-stuffing-my-face-appetizer. A dinner-is-ruined-appetizer. A you-said-what?-I-wasn’t-listening-to-you-appetizer. Make this dip, eat this dip, and repeat this dip. Enjoy every … Continue reading

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Hummus

If there’s one snack that I can’t get enough of, its hummus on pita. I recently went looking for an easy, basic hummus recipe. By “basic,” I mean something that can serve, literally, as “base” for any type of hummus … Continue reading

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Easy Pesto

Yesterday morning while planning out meals for the next week, I began looking through the 12th Edition of Better Homes and Gardens Cookbook. I already had a meal with chicken written on my weekly list, so I was looking for … Continue reading

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