Appetizers

Grilled Melon and Prosciutto Skewers

Grilled Melon and Prosciutto Skewers

Somethings grilled are weird at first, and this falls under that category. Some foods should stay cold and some foods can be grilled and be very good. I wasn’t sure how I was going to feel about these grilled melon and prosciutto skewers at first. However, […]

Sweet and Spicy Pico De Gallo

Sweet and Spicy Pico De Gallo

This sweet and spicy pico de gallo was originally supposed to be a mango jalapeno salsa. Until, my roommates and I decided to go up to a cottage for the weekend. Then, this salsa turned into “ok how much produce can I include in here […]

Grilled Butternut Squash Salad

Grilled Butternut Squash Salad

This salad I think is my new go to summer salad. For two main reasons… It has 4 ingredients- like could it get anymore simple? Goat cheese- cause, I mean, goat cheese… Also, who knew that pickling red onions was so easy? Honestly, I feel […]

Stuffed Mini Sweet Peppers

Stuffed Mini Sweet Peppers

Today on National Donut Day, I bring to you stuffed mini sweet peppers (so like complete opposite end of the spectrum from donuts)… These are a great summer appetizer, they are so easy to make (maybe they’re easy because I bought microwavable rice- whatever, judge me, […]

Watermelon, Cucumber, Feta & Mint Salsa

Watermelon, Cucumber, Feta & Mint Salsa

All of a sudden I had a full bowl of this stuff, then all of a sudden it was gone. No, I didn’t sit alone and devour an entire bowl of this salsa by myself. I probably would…. honestly, who are we kidding? But I […]

Favorite Super Bowl Recipes!

Favorite Super Bowl Recipes!

Even if you don’t like football, you can’t deny that Super Bowl Sunday is a great excuse to host or go to a party, eat some great food, have some cocktails and spend time with family and friends. This post today is dedicated to some […]

Layered Greek Dip

Layered Greek Dip

With the holidays, or just in general, it is very nice to have a healthy appetizer go-to. I made this layered Greek dip on Friday night when we last minute went over to my Grandpa’s house. I love anything Mediterranean. I find the flavors so […]

Spinach Artichoke Dip

Spinach Artichoke Dip

This isn’t JUST Spinach Artichoke Dip…. no, no, no no. It is Spinach Artichoke dip ammmmmmmped up. Get ready for this… Spinach Artichoke Dip with Roasted Garlic, Bacon and Jalapenos. Mmmmmmmmmmmmmhhhhhmmmmmmmm. Seeing as though this Sunday was incredibly gloomy, (but 60 degrees in Chicago, in […]