Tzatziki Recipe and a Product Review

Today’s gluten-free Tzatziki recipe and product review is in celebrationĀ  of May, Celiac Awareness Month. For anyone who is unaware, Celiac Disease is a disease that affects the digestive system. The consumption of glutens, most commonly found in wheats, ryes, and barley, aggravates the condition to such an extent that disease sufferers are required to…… Continue reading Tzatziki Recipe and a Product Review

New Year’s Party Recipe Roundup

New Year’s Eve is the perfect opportunity for hosting a party with lots of snacks and appetizers. I’ve gone through the lolfoodie archives and scoured other foodie blogs to bring you another recipe roundup to help plan your party menu! Recipes from lolfoodie: Recipes from other blogs: Fortune/Misfortune Cookies at Not So Humble Pie Mushroom…… Continue reading New Year’s Party Recipe Roundup

Goat Cheese-Stuffed Dates Wrapped with Prosciutto

Post 6 of 12 in my 12 Days of Christmas Recipes Series – Goat Cheese-Stuffed Dates Wrapped with Prosciutto This is a great little appetizer to have in your arsenal with the holidays coming up. These dates are first stuffed with goat cheese and then wrapped in prosciutto and secured with a toothpick. The combination…… Continue reading Goat Cheese-Stuffed Dates Wrapped with Prosciutto

Pumpkin-Shaped Cheese Ball

I have made a cheese ball for every party I’ve ever hosted, and this year is no different. They are usually a pretty big hit, but I don’t mind leftovers because it makes a great snack for the next day when I’m cleaning up after the party. In the past, the cheese balls I made…… Continue reading Pumpkin-Shaped Cheese Ball

Caramelized Onion & Apple Mini Tarts

These tarts are super simple to prepare, yet make for an elegant presentation. Not to mention the unexpectedly delicious flavor combination! I was skeptical, at first, of how well onion and apple would go together; but give it a try, and you won’t regret it! To make 6 servings (about 20 mini tarts), you will…… Continue reading Caramelized Onion & Apple Mini Tarts

Prosciutto & Parmesan Crostinis

So, I promised to bring you lots of recipes to prepare for the holiday season. This is the first of many appetizers that I plan to test and share. These crostinis are a simple, yet elegant appetizer or hors d’oeuvre that can be served at your next party! To make 6 crostinis, you will need:…… Continue reading Prosciutto & Parmesan Crostinis

Sweet Corn Salad with Balsamic Vinaigrette

I’ve been meaning to make a corn salad for a long time, and finally got around to it today. This dish is phenomenal if you use fresh corn straight off of the cob. I used frozen corn, and it was still pretty awesome. It’s also a good way to use up any fresh vegetables you…… Continue reading Sweet Corn Salad with Balsamic Vinaigrette

Mushroom, Spinach, and Mozzarella Pita Pizza

Today’s recipe is probably the easiest lunch I have ever made, aside from maybe pouring a bowl of cereal. My particular concoction includes ricotta cheese as the “sauce base,” but you could certainly use a tomato-based sauce. You can mix up the veggies any way you like. The possibilities are endless. šŸ˜› To make one…… Continue reading Mushroom, Spinach, and Mozzarella Pita Pizza

Chicken Croquettes with Tomato Dipping Sauce

I didn’t even know what croquettes were until yesterday. I was trying to find a dish to make with ground chicken that didn’t involve a sandwich or a soup. I decided to make croquettes, and thought they would be tasty with a tomato dipping sauce… turns out, I was right! To make approx. 4 servings…… Continue reading Chicken Croquettes with Tomato Dipping Sauce