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  • Berry Banana Split Recipe

    Banana Split Breakfast – Looking for healthy breakfast ideas? How about split bananas? for breakfast? defy! Get this healthy version of “Clean Eating” in about 5 minutes. And indulge in guilt. Sometimes it’s all about presentation…just changing things up a bit can make something “new” and “special”. Case in point, a healthy split banana breakfast […] More

  • Broccoli Cheese Balls

    These cheese and broccoli pancakes are the perfect snack or appetizer and make for great appetizers. Crunchy pastries with cheese filling and delicious broccoli? Yes please ! I’ve been craving something like broccoli cheesecake for ages. If you’ve been reading my blog long enough, you’ll remember that two years ago I made these delicious cauliflower […] More

  • Homemade Calzones

    Homemade calzone is a delicate Italian favorite! Pizza dough is stuffed with cheese, meat and vegetables and baked until golden. No one will be free to  to resist this classic! Everyone loves pizza but sometimes we forget that it’s an amazing cousin, the calzone. If you love pizza, you are sure to fall head over […] More

  • Pretzel Bites with Spicy Cheddar Dip

    Ingredients For the pretzel bites 1 1/4-oz package active dry yeast (or 2 1/4-teaspoons) 1 1/4 Cup sugar 2 1/2 Cups flour 1 Tablespoon baking soda sea salt For the spicy cheddar dip 1 Cup whole milk 2 Tablespoons butter 2 Tablespoons flour 1 Cup sharp cheddar, shredded (or 3 ounce block) 1 Tablespoon hot […] More

  • Crispy Sauerkraut-Ham Fritters

    Ingredients For the crispy sauerkraut-ham fritters 2 large baking potatoes, about 1 pound total 1 Cup well-drained refrigerated fresh sauerkraut, about 6 ounces 1 Cup finely chopped smoked ham, about 4 ounces 1/4 Cup diced drained dill pickle 3 green onions, finely chopped, about ½ cup 1 Tablespoon minced fresh dill or ½ teaspoon dried […] More

  • Cheddar Bacon Cheese Ball

    Ingredients 8 Ounces cream cheese, softened 1/2 Cup sour cream 1 1/2 cups sharp cheddar cheese, shredded 1/2 Tablespoon Worcestershire sauce 1 Teaspoon garlic powder 3/4 Teaspoons onion powder 1/8 Teaspoon pepper 1/2 Cup bacon, cooked and crumbled Directions Step 1: In a large bowl, mix together 8 ounces softened cream cheese, 1/2 cup sour […] More

  • Easy Homemade Hummus

    Ingredients 3 Cups chickpeas, boiled and chilled 1/2 Cup ice cubs 1 Cup cold water 3-4 garlic cloves 1/2 Cup olive oil 1 Cup tahini 1 Teaspoon cumin 1/2 Cup Lemon juice, raw 2 Tablespoons salt Pita bread, for serving Chopped parsley, to garnish Directions Mix half of the water and the rest of the […] More

  • Easy Deviled Eggs

    Ingredients 12 hard-cooked eggs, peeled 1/3 Cup mayonnaise 2 Tablespoons French’s Classic Yellow Mustard 1 Teaspoon sugar 1/2 Teaspoon McCormick® Garlic Powder 1/4 Teaspoon sea salt from McCormick® Sea Salt Grinder McCormick® Paprika Directions Slice eggs in half lengthwise. Remove yolks; place in small bowl. Mash yolks with fork or potato masher. Stir in remaining […] More

  • Vida Verde’s Guacamole

    Ingredients 1 Tablespoon white onion, chopped 1/2 Tablespoon serrano pepper, minced, seeds removed Juice from 1/2 lime 1/2 Tablespoon cilantro, chopped 1 avocado 1 Teaspoon kosher salt 1 Tablespoon queso fresco 1 radish slice, as garnish Directions Combine avocado, pepper, onion, lime juice, cilantro and salt in a bowl. Mash with a potato masher to […] More

  • Perfect Pigs in a Blanket

    Ingredients One 12-ounce package cocktail franks (about 30) 1 package of puff pastry sheets, thawed Dijon mustard, as needed Cooking spray 2 eggs, beaten Directions Preheat the oven to 375 degrees. Remove the cocktail franks from their package and pat them dry with a paper towel. Poke 1-2 small holes in each frank and set […] More


    The classic Southern Tomato Sandwich is about as simple as it gets! Don’t let the summer pass you by without indulging in this delicious lunch or easy dinner recipe. You only need 5 minutes, plus some white bread, mayonnaise, ripe tomatoes and fresh basil! That’s right, I’m giving you permission to take the night off […] More

  • CLASSIC TOMATO SANDWICHMmmmm, this childhood favorite never grows old !!This Classic Toasted Tomato Sandwich will be your go-to choice for a sandwich during the hot summer months !! INGREDIENTS: #For the Sandwich: – White bread: 4 slices – Beefsteak tomato: 1 large – Dukes Mayo (to taste): 2-4 TBSP – Kosher Salt – Cracked Pepper […] More