Cream Cheese Jalapeno Popper Bean Dip

Cream Cheese Jalapeno Popper Bean Dip

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Mirum.  Recipe, photos and opinions are 100% my own. #ad #WinTheCrowdWM Cream Cheese Jalapeno Popper Bean Dip Jalapeno Popper Dip doesn't get much better than this!  Made with Ro*Tel Original Diced Tomatoes and Green Chilies and Rosarita Traditional Refried Beans this hot cream cheese bean dip recipe is perfect for game day or anytime you want a delicious dip for snacking. We are a big-time football family!  From early September all the way through the end of the season in February, there is pretty much always a college or pro game on at our house.  It's definitely one of our favorite times of year, and with that always comes great friends to watch the game with, and great food to celebrate a victory.  Tex-mex food is always popular at our Continue Reading...

Classic Pico de Gallo Salsa

Classic  Pico de Gallo Salsa

A must-have condiment for any Tex-Mex meal!  This fresh, delicious Pico de Gallo Salsa is perfect for burritos, nachos, enchiladas, tacos, or anytime you want to enjoy chips and salsa!  Forget the store-bought stuff, making a fresh batch is super simple and tastes way better! Is Tex-Mex food a part of your cooking repertoire?  If so, then fresh, delicious salsa is always a must!  Many people buy the pre-packaged stuff at the grocery store, but I'm here to tell ya that making a fresh batch is WAYYYYYYY better!  Classic Pico de Gallo Salsa is the perfect topping for just about any and every Tex-Mex meal! Making this salsa super simple, and comes together easily.  All you need are a few basic ingredients like tomatoes, onion, cilantro, jalapeno, lime juice, vinegar, and salt! Continue Reading...

Hot Queso Blanco Dip

Hot Queso Blanco Dip

I was compensated for this post by the good people at Food Should Taste Good.  All photos, opinions and recipe are 100% my own. #foodshouldtastegood This hot, cheesy dip is perfect for game day!  Loaded with two types of cheese, along with fresh tomatoes, jalapenos, and onions, this restaurant-style queso is the perfect appetizer anytime you want a great snack! Raise your hand if you love cheese?  Yep, I'm right there with ya!  I especially love a really great queso dip to go along with chips.  Warm, creamy with just the right amount of tomatoes and peppers, this queso blanco is the perfect cheesy appetizer for watching the big game!  From the beginning of football season in September, all the way into basketball season and March Madness, this dip is one of our go-to appetizers, Continue Reading...

Tropical Pineapple Mango Salsa

Tropical Pineapple Mango Salsa

Fresh, healthy flavors of of the tropics are paired with peppers and onions for the most amazing sweet, crunchy salsa!  Perfect for topping fish or chicken, and great for eating with chips!  0 Weight Watchers Smart Points! As soon as the holidays are over, I begin to crave fresh, fruity flavors.  Maybe it's all of the rich food, or the over abundance of Christmas cookies, that gets a little much.  Or maybe it's the fact that everywhere you look in the produce section of the grocery store there are pineapples,  mangoes, and all different types of citrus fruits.  I really can't resist these fresh, delicious flavors, so I decided to mix them all together into this amazing Tropical Pineapple Mango Salsa. This salsa tastes and smells absolutely incredible!  Perfect just by itself Continue Reading...

Cheese Grape and Pistachio Truffles

Cheese Grape and Pistachio Truffles

This post was sponsored on behalf of Boursin® and Acorn.  All photos, opinions and recipe are 100% my own. With just three ingredients, these delicious Cheese, Grape and Pistachio Truffles are the perfect appetizer!  Wonderful for a holiday party, intimate gathering or wine with the girls, these easy appetizers are sure to please! Are you having friends and family over during the holidays?  Maybe just a few girlfriends over for a glass of wine?  Make sure you have some delicious appetizers to go with your libations, like my Cheese, Grape & Pistachio Truffles!  Made with delicious, savory Boursin® cheese, these easy snacks are super-simple to make, and even easier to enjoy! With just three ingredients, these easy appetizers come together quickly.  Garlic and Fine Herbs Continue Reading...

Loaded Baked Potato Dip

Loaded Baked Potato Dip

I have been compensated for this post on behalf of Lipton Recipe Secrets Soup.  Recipe, photos and opinions are 100% my own.  #gametimedips All of the amazing toppings on a loaded baked potato in one hot, glorious dip!  Served with potato wedges and waffle fries, this hot, cheesy appetizer is one that everyone will love when watching the big game! As many of you know, we are big football fans in this house!  We love watching college games on Saturday, and pro games on Sunday, and of course the Thursday, Friday and Monday night games as well.  It seems there's always a game to watch come fall, and I'm not complaining. With great games, comes great food to go with them like my Loaded Baked Potato Dip! Great appetizers and football seem to go hand-in-hand.  Really great dips Continue Reading...

Loaded Steak Nachos

Loaded Steak Nachos

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #NaturallyCheesy #CollectiveBias Football food at its finest!  These Loaded Steak Nachos have everything you love stacked on top - loads of Kraft Natural Shreds cheese, seasoned steak, tomatoes, onions, guacamole and more!  Eat 'em while their hot and make another batch for the second half! As you probably already know, my boys and I are huge football fans.  You'll typically find us on any given weekend in the fall watching college or pro games, or on the road to watch our favorite team in person.  This weekend we're headed down to Charlottesville,VA to catch a great college match-up between two of our favorite teams. When it comes to cheering on our Continue Reading...