Our Favorite Party Finger Foods!

Need ideas for snacks, appetizers, and treats for holiday and New Year's Eve parties? Here you go! We've got a huge list of some of our favorite tried and true recipes just for you! ENJOY! Easy Cheese Straws Cheesy Crab Dip Apricot Gouda Cheeseball Mini Cheesecakes Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Dip Check out our Pinterest boards for lots of other great recipes! Appetizers and Beverages Veggie Tray Bacon-Wrapped Cocktail... …
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Christmas Tree Veggie Platter

A fun and easy veggie platter for your holiday parties! Time to start thinking Christmas parties! I don't know about you, but we have church events, family events, work events, and even parties with friends during the holiday season. There is always yummy food at these events including sugary treats and calorie packed comfort food. There is nothing wrong with these but I like to make sure I contribute a healthy option as well. That's why I love... …
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Homemade Tortilla Chips

Making your own tortilla chips is super easy! Perfect for nachos! Baking up your own tortilla chips can be nice for a few reasons - you can customize them to your liking, adapt for food allergies or sensitivities, or make them healthier, and they are easy and cheap. Especially cheap if you make your own tortillas! Pizza cutters are so handy. I use them to cut quesadillas, pancakes for the little kids, breadsticks, pizza (of course), and... …
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Cheesy Zucchini Bites Recipe

Yum! Easy cheesy zucchini bites! Yet another excellent way to use up and enjoy that zucchini! (See more of our favorite zucchini recipes.) These little bites would be great as an appetizer, side dish, snack, or a light meal. They actually remind of me of cheesy tater tots! Kid-friendly, family-friendly. Here we are in another summer with lots of zucchini from the garden. I love it! I enjoy trying a few different zucchini recipes here and... …
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Grilled Zucchini with Lemon Salt Recipe

Easy way to cook up some delicious zucchini! Got zucchini and not sure how to use it up? Or looking for a delicious and easy side dish for dinner? This is an awesome and easy way to enjoy the bounty of the garden! There are lots of great zucchini recipes out there and some especially delicious treats (see more of our favorite zucchini recipes), but sometimes I don't want to bake or take a lot of time. I just want something quick and easy! I... …
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Red, White, & Blue Cherries!

Patriotic party food! Memorial day is just around the corner now and I am already excited about all the yummy food from the barbecues that weekend. The holiday wouldn't be right without some patriotic party food though, right? And what's more patriotic than cherries and chocolate? My kids and I just made these red, white, and blue cherries this week for a potluck and they were a HUGE hit. The kids loved making them, they were that easy! I also... …
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Healthier Deviled Eggs!

Lightened up deviled eggs just in time for the holiday! One of the parts I hate about holidays is that I always seem to lose all of my will power and binge eat on basically any food my fingers can get to. No matter how hard I try to change this, it never happens. So I decided to look at ways to make my favorite holiday foods healthier, or lighter, so that when I do binge out, at least I won't feel as guilty! First up, the food item that is at... …
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Buffalo Chicken Nachos Recipe

Buffalo Chicken Nachos for Game Day! We had these nachos for dinner the other day and loved them! Crunchy home-baked chips, spicy buffalo chicken, and lots of cheese! I love the addition of chopped avocado as a garnish to help cool things down. Yum. You don't have to make your own tortilla chips for these nachos, but you should. I was surprised by how easy and tasty they are! Just cut up some wheat tortillas, spray on some oil, sprinkle... …
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Spinach Artichoke Dip Recipe

Get Ragu Ready for your Game Day Celebration! Game Day is coming right up! In in this house, that means good food. When we have a house full of guests, I especially want to serve exciting and delicious foods. That's why I turn to Ragu to help make my appetizers delicious, but also easy and simple! Here's my favorite recipe for a full day of football...or holiday celebrations, parties, or any other happening that is dip-worthy. Several... …
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Broncos Chicken-Bacon Bites

Broncos Chicken Bacon Bites
Super Bowl Recipe They'll Love You got it, we'll all be decked out in blue and orange around here on Super Bowl Sunday.  Given a chance we always cheer for the Broncos, Boise State that is.  But for this one, we'll yell for Denver and here's a superfood designed just for their day.  Broncos Chicken-Bacon Bites are covered in a sticky Asian sauce that is not too sweet and has a bit of a KICK.  You may get your family's MVP award just for serving... …
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