Egg and Feta Bites

Another appetizer for dinner night in our house. The heat index is over 100 so we are trying to eat a bit lighter. These are perfect for a savory bite. Using pre-made shells make these super simple to make! Verdict: My house was divided on these. My daughter thought they were okay, she wold have…

Crostini with Goat Cheese and Toasted Walnuts

One of the things we like to do, other than grilling in the summer, is have appetizers and a drink before dinner.  Sitting out with a glass of wine or sangria and a few simple bites can almost be a complete meal on those super warm nights. This is a simple bite that is one…

Soft Pretzel Bites with Beer Cheese

We love our appetizers. My family makes a meal of appetizers every once in a while. These are one of our favorite small bites. The pretzels are soft and flavorful. You can make the dough without a bread maker but if you have one why not let it do all the timing and stirring? The…

500th Post and Show Your #Disneyside @Home Celebration

Disclaimer: The products you see above were supplied to us free for review and use during our #Disneyside party.  All opinions are my own. Today is a milestone for me.  My 500th post.  I knew this was coming and trying to figure out what exactly I wanted to post about today took only a few…

It’s Not Just About the Food…

It’s not just about the food we eat, it is the experiences we have.  How do you set your table?  Where do you eat? Do you all sit down together?  Each experience is different and brings different things to our lives. Many experiences are tied to food in someway others are just life.  My blog…

Aunt Amy & Uncle Mike’s Texas Caviar

When I am entertaining friends and family I like to have things that I can make ahead and then pull out at the last-minute before guests arrive.  I don’t want to be in the kitchen all night serving and baking.  That’s why I love having a variety of dips on hand so that I only…

Entertaining with Chik-fil-A: Dress Up Your Chicken Nugget Appetizers

The past two weeks have been extra busy around our house.  Between visiting family, dance competitions, Halloween, decorating for Christmas (yes, I said Christmas!) and an impromptu party I felt I was going to fall down! Chik-fil-A to the rescue!  We were challenged to create appetizers using Chik-fil-A nuggets for the #ChikfilAMOMS Club.  My kids…