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...

Sweet & Spicy Meatball Sliders

Sweet & Spicy Meatball Sliders

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #KingOfFlavor #CollectiveBias These Sweet & Spicy Meatball sliders are incredible!  Spicy meatballs paired with a sweet & spicy sauce, topped with pepper jack cheese and served up on sweet rolls and topped with a sweet pepper!  Perfect for tailgating or watching the big game at home! My family and I are loving the fact that it's finally football season!  We love watching college and pro games all weekend long, and are even planning a trip this weekend to see one of our favorite teams.  We love cooking up some great football food to go along with cheering on our teams.  One thing that is always essential are heavy appetizers that can also double as a meal - these Sweet Continue Reading...

Smokey Chipotle Dipping Sauce

Smokey Chipotle Dipping Sauce

Spice up your fries and onion rings with this amazing Smokey Chipotle Dipping Sauce!  Excellent for dipping or even spread on a sandwich.  An amazing snack perfect for watching the big game! There is probably nothing my husband and son love more than fries and onion rings.  We recently celebrated Harrison's 7th birthday, and one of the first things he requested was fries!  My guys love fries and onion rings with their burgers, hot dogs and sloppy joes.  They also love to bake up some of these tasty treats for a simple snack when watching football or college hoops.  Alexia Sweet Potato Fries and Crispy Onion Rings are the perfect solution for a quick, easy & delicious game time snack! Now that it's college hoops season, I always make sure to stock Alexia Onion Rings and Continue Reading...

Chili Cheese Potato Skins

Chili Cheese Potato Skins

Not your ordinary appetizer!  These Chili Cheese Potato Skins are loaded with thick, chunky chili, Colby jack cheese, and sour cream and go great with an ice cold beer! As you probably already know, we are HUGE football fans!  Weekends during the fall and early winter are always designated for watch college and NFL games.  So during these weekends, I've come up with some delicious football-watching food.  These Chili Cheese Potato Skins are one of our absolute favorites! These potato skins are topped with my Loaded Slow Cooker Chili, along with plenty of Colby jack cheese, green peppers, sour cream and if you can handle the heat, jalapenos!  A totally satisfying snack, and on more than one occasion have also served as dinner. Making a big batch of these great, Continue Reading...

Hot Artichoke Dip

Hot Artichoke Dip

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MustHaveMayo & #CollectiveBias Do you have family & friends coming by over the holidays?  Then you'll need a fun, easy and delicious dip that everyone will love.  This Hot Artichoke Dip is not only super-easy to make, its wonderfully delicious! #MustHaveMayo #CollectiveBias This past weekend I hosted a little Christmas party for some of our friends and neighbors.  As our friends arrived, we had lots of food and drink available to get the party started, and this Hot Artichoke Dip was center-stage!  Everyone loved having a hot dip to enjoy with their drinks, and it went very quickly! I served this delicious Hot Artichoke Dip with baguette slices, but its also great Continue Reading...