Appetizers

close-up of classic cheese fondue with bread dipping in cheese

Classic Cheese Fondue

This classic cheese fondue is a Swiss dish that consists of Emmental and Gruyère cheese melted in a pot where you use a variety of dippers like bread, fruit and vegetables to dip in the cheese and eat. Did you ever wonder how cheese fondue originated? Neither did I until […]

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Sweet Potato Rounds with Goat Cheese

The perfect healthy appetizer is these easy and tasty sweet potato rounds with goat cheese, dried cranberries, roasted walnuts and then drizzled with some honey and balsamic vinegar. There really isn’t a better appetizer out there and with the Super Bowl around the corner, these could be the perfect dish […]

close-up of baked teriyaki chicken wings on white plate with blue cheese

Baked Teriyaki Chicken Wings

By baking instead of frying, these baked teriyaki chicken wings are a little healthier but just as tasty and more importantly, crispy. They’re perfect for a party.  January is all about being healthy! But there is also this really big even that happens early in February. You might have heard […]

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Crispy Baked Chicken Tenders

If you’re craving fried chicken but need something healthier, these crispy baked chicken tenders will have you wanting more. They are great for a main course or appetizer. I know what you’re thinking… baked and crispy don’t normally go together. When having chicken tenders, frying is the only way to […]

close-up of cheese oozing out of baked brie in puff pastry with fig jam

Baked Brie in Puff Pastry with Fig Jam

If you’re looking for the easiest appetizer ever that will please a crowd, then look no further than this baked brie in puff pastry with fig jam. I’ve had different versions of baked brie over the years and they never disappoint. You can use a variety of frozen doughs to […]

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Homemade Apple Chips

You want to talk about a snack that is super easy and actually good for you, these homemade apple chips are the perfect fall snack. Be careful though, they won’t last long. I’ve been wanting to make some apple chips for quite a while, but just never got around to […]

Cajun boiled peanuts in blue bowl

Cajun Boiled Peanuts

If you are looking for a snack that is perfect for game day or just because they taste amazing, these Cajun boiled peanuts are worth a try. It’s the start of college football! For my family, college football is king. I grew up going to Florida football games every weekend. […]

Close-up of Baltimore crab cake recipe with Old Bay seasoning

Baltimore Crab Cakes

This Baltimore crab cakes recipe is all about the crab meat as it’s loaded with jumbo lump crab meat and can be made in under 15 minutes. In case you didn’t know, my wife and I currently live in Maryland. It seems like the main thing Maryland is known for […]

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Homemade Naan

Don’t be scared of making this homemade naan, as it couldn’t be easier and is even better than the naan you can buy at the grocery store. Okay for anyone older than 25, who admits to even knowing what naan bread was 15 years ago? I honestly had never heard […]

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Corn Mango Salsa

Corn mango salsa. What’s your favorite fruit? For me it’s mango no question! The only thing I wish is it was a little easier to get out of the skin but luckily for us Wegman’s has already cut up mango for when I’m feeling lazy. When we went to Costa […]