Tag Archives: party food

Recipe: Broccoli & Bacon Summer Salad

Summer, glorious summer. It’s the time of year that you don’t need to spend daydreaming about BBQs and beach days, you can actually go do them! But you definitely need the right foods to accompany you. Think easy, quick, light, … Continue reading

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Recipe: The Easiest and Tastiest Simple Summer Cole Slaw

I always find store bought cole slaw to be off somehow – it’s too soggy, too dry, not fresh enough, overdressed, too sweet, etc. I prefer to control the ingredients but haven’t been able to get the dressing just right … Continue reading

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Recipe: Fresh Summer Orzo Salad

The best summer salads are ones with fresh ingredients but also bright, enticing colors. This salad is definitely that. I love this recipe because it’s made of half fresh ingredients and half pantry staples. It’s a great addition to a … Continue reading

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Recipe: Beet Hummus (Three Ingredients!)

Our favorite neighborhood restaurant, Highland Kitchen, has one of the best appetizers around: the Mediterranean hummus plate. It’s three different hummus offerings served with cucumber and grilled pita bread. We went recently and they had changed the dish to include … Continue reading

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Recipe: Peppermint Bark

Now that Thanksgiving is over, I’m totally getting into winter treat mode. I came up with this on a whim and was super happy with the results. Chocolate and mint is a very close second to my other favorite combination … Continue reading

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Recipe: Apple, Bacon, Brie Bites

Oh, bacon, bacon, bacon. I know the bacon hype is dying down and folks are pondering if we’ve already seen every new, unique use of it. Bacon cupcakes, bacon beer, bacon meatloaf, bacon ice cream. I know. As awesome as … Continue reading

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Recipe: Greek Dip Platter

Making party food in the summer can be a bit tricky – turning on the oven is out of the question, being able to prep as much as possible is still a must though, and taking advantage of fresh summer … Continue reading

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