Category Archives: appetizer

Fruit and Vegetable Flowers

During the summer, it’s a great time to take advantage of the fresh seasonal fruits and vegetables available in the produce department. Whether you’re trying to get your kids excited about a healthy snack or side, or getting a group … Continue reading

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Soft Pretzel Showdown!: Homemade v. Store-bought

My kids really enjoy getting a soft pretzel for a special treat. And I like to, as well – so it’s not hard to convince me to spend a few dollars on one to share! It’s something my kids have … Continue reading

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How to Make Homemade French Bread Pizza

Making homemade French Bread is one of my favorite things. It always makes me wish I did it at least once a week. Inevitably, however, I’ll end up with leftovers that need to be eaten rather quickly or else I … Continue reading

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Mexican Pizzas

I grew up eating these tasty mini pizzas. I have no idea where my mom discovered this recipe, but I’m so glad she did. It’s so simple to prepare – you can go from thinking you want this for dinner … Continue reading

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Thin Crust Barbecue Pulled Pork Pizzas

I love pizza…but even I get a little tired of my kids’ preferred toppings. Have you guessed them yet?? Plain cheese, or pepperoni. Sigh. I love having leftover pulled pork on hand, because I find a lot of fun different … Continue reading

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Mini Quiche Tarts

These mini quiche tarts are great: equally at home in at brunch, as hors d’oeuvres, or as a kid-friendly  after-school snack or main dish. Even better: they’re packed with spinach and bacon! Yum! If you’re trying to eat healthier, simply … Continue reading

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DIY Basil Focaccia Breadsticks

Are you a sucker for pizza parlor breadsticks? Or to be honest, breadsticks of any kind? I totally am. I was flipping through my recipes once, and was thinking of making focaccia bread. Then I thought, maybe I should make … Continue reading

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