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Appetizers and Snacks

If you are looking for a great appetizer to make you the hit of your next party, family gathering or weekend event, this is the category for you.

From Ultimate Easy Nachos to Cucumber Feta Rolls or Marinated Olives find the perfect appetizer that will have your toughest critics asking for seconds!

Chocolate Coconut Macadamia Energy Balls

Chocolate Coconut Date Energy Balls will help you satisfy your chocolate cravings with a mix of protein, healthy fats, and naturally sweet dates and coconut. Pop these bite sized treats in your mouth for a quick, healthy snack and energy fix. Save this recipe for Chocolate Coconut Date Energy Balls to Pinterest! Healthy Date Energy Balls …

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Roasted Tomato Crostini with Walnut Almond Pesto and Goat Cheese

Take advantage of summer’s colorful and delicious produce and make this Roasted Tomato Crostini with Walnut Almond Pesto and Goat Cheese. Crostini is a great summer appetizer to serve while sitting out on the patio in the evening. Re-sharing from the archives because we have tons of cherry tomatoes and fresh basil growing in our …

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Mango Salsa with Grilled Corn and Blistered Red Peppers

In this recipe for Mango Salsa with Grilled Corn and Blistered Red Peppers, juicy mango pairs well with grilled corn and blistered red bell peppers for a sweet and savory summertime salsa. I love making different, unique homemade salsas. I don’t think salsa just has to be the traditional tomatoes, onion, jalapeño, cilantro, and lime that …

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How to Freeze Grapes for Snacks and Smoothies

Can you freeze grapes? Absolutely! Frozen grapes make for great snacks on hot days, and they can be thrown into smoothies. Here’s how to freeze grapes the easy way! Grapes were recently on sale crazy cheap at the grocery store. One of my friends knows how much Madeline and I love our green smoothies. She …

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Easy Homemade Pearsauce

A simple sugar-free easy homemade pearsauce recipe. Pearsauce is like applesauce, but made with pears. This recipe for pearsauce is flavored with cinnamon, cardamom, and nutmeg. You should definitely try making this Easy Homemade Pearsauce this fall. It is so tasty! Click and save this recipe for Homemade Pearsauce to Pinterest! When pears were on …

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How to Make Homemade Microwave Popcorn

Homemade Microwave Popcorn is super simple to make and is a great snack when you’re craving something a little salty and a little crunchy. Movie night this weekend, anyone? Click HERE to save this recipe for Homemade Microwave Popcorn! Did you know that you can make microwave popcorn without the expense of purchasing it at …

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Caramelized Onion Bacon Dip with Blue Cheese

Caramelized Onion Bacon Dip with Blue Cheese is a revamped and homemade version of the classic onion dip. This dip has tons of flavor thanks to the addition of blue cheese and plenty of crumbled bacon. It is a perfect appetizer to enjoy while watching football, or any of your favorite sports on game day …

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Back to School Snacks: Easy Recipes for Homemade Snacks

Kick after school hunger to the curb with these ideas for homemade snacks! From smoothies, to homemade baked treats, healthier dips, popsicles, and more there are tons of after school snack ideas and easy snack recipes to serve. It’s back to school time and that means lots of preparation for us moms. I already shared …

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Easy “Cheesy” Kale Chips Recipe

These “Cheesy” Kale Chips are a great, healthy way to satisfy your cravings for something salty and cheesy. Nutritional yeast gives them a nutrient-rich cheesy flavor without any added dairy. Click HERE to save this recipe for Cheesy Kale Chips! Trying These Cheesy Kale Chips I find it a little funny that I’m writing a post …

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