Cucumber Boats with Easy Greek Yogurt Dip Recipe

Cucumber Boats with Easy Greek Yogurt Dip Recipe

Today I’m sharing a crunchy and quick snack, Cucumber Boats with Easy Greek Yogurt Dip Recipe. I’m not quite sure if these greek-inspired Cucumber Boats could make it across the Mediterranean Sea, but they sure are the tastiest boats I have ever enjoyed.

Easy Cheesy Mozzarella Bites Recipe

Easy Cheesy Mozzarella Bites Recipe

One of the great things about this snack recipe is that all the ingredients can be kept stocked in your fridge so you’re ready to go if a crowd of hungry teens happens to drop by, or if a last-minute occasion pops up and you’re in need of an appetizer to take along. These Easy Cheesy Mozzarella Bites are also the perfect savory snack for picnics or tailgating too (if they make it out of the house before being devoured).

Easy Lemon Cream Pie Dip Recipe

Easy Lemon Cream Pie Dip Recipe

As the weather gets warmer and and the days get longer, the best kinds of snacks are those that are refreshing and perky. This easy Lemon Cream Pie Dip Recipe is a terrific sweet snack for those warmer weather days. Made with only three simple ingredients, it is great as a poolside refreshment that won’t make you feel icky or like you’re going to pop out of your bathing suit.

Chocolate Cherry Coconut Dessert Nachos and Udi’s Hackathon Challenge

Chocolate Cherry Coconut Dessert Nachos

This post is sponsored by Udi’s. These Easy Chocolate Cherry Coconut Dessert Nachos are quick and sneaky good. Taking a recipe and mixing it up to make a healthier version is certainly a great goal. That’s why when the nice folks from Udi’s contacted me about working with them and their Hackathon Challenge, I was all… 

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Grilled Pineapple Ham Kabobs Recipe

Grilled Pineapple Ham Kabobs Recipe

Of course a sandwich with leftover ham, mustard and mayonnaise always hits the spot, but why not try something new and different with the leftovers? Something as easy as a sandwich? What about kabobs? Grilled Pineapple Ham Kabobs to be exact. A perfect kabob marriage, if you ask me. Plus, they were super quick to prepare, and only required two ingredient: the leftover ham and pineapple chunks.

White Bean Cheddar Melt Recipe

White Bean Cheddar Melt Recipe

Honestly, I get bored with lunch. The same old, same old, well … it gets old. But it doesn’t have to. Enter the White Bean Cheddar Melt, a recipe I discovered at Bush’s Beans. Yep, white beans in a sandwich. I know. It sounds a little different, but different is good, right? Especially with this sandwich.

Skillet Orzo with Spinach, Beans and Lemon Recipe

Skillet Lemon Orzo Recipe

I’m a big fan of one pan recipes, especially ones that involve pasta of any kind. Although many pasta dishes can be heavy and filled with bloat-inducing ingredients. This one is an exception. This Skillet Orzo with Spinach, Beans and Lemon recipe discovered over at Bush’s Beans has just enough pasta without going overboard, combined with a healthier combination of ingredients.

Marshmallow Creme Filled Chocolate Dipped Sandwich Cookies

Marshmallow Creme Filled Chocolate Dipped Sandwich Cookies

The nice folks from Pillsbury invited me, along with several bloggers, to create some great new cookie recipes for the holidays. I took the opportunity to enlist our teenage daughter to help create these Marshmallow Creme Filled Chocolate Dipped Sandwich Cookies. They were easy and fun. Although they may look at little complicated, they’re quite simple. Really! The most difficult (if you can call it difficult) thing is planning extra time for chilling in between steps.

TASSIMO Brewer Giveaway

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With the holidays quickly approaching my little list for gift giving are getting scratched down on every random piece of paper I can find. Cyber Monday will be here before you know it and online shopping has become my favorite way to shop each year to avoid the busy stores and traffic.

UncommonGoods Gift Ideas and a Giveaway!

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With the holiday gift-giving season just around the corner, I’m trying to begin making my list and hunting down some of the items to spread out the spending a bit. The last few years I’ve waited until the last minute. Hopefully this year won’t be the same. So, you can imagine how happy I was to hear from the nice folks at UncommonGoods.com about sponsoring a gift-giving idea post AND giveaway too.