The Ultimate Spicy Crab Dip

This hot crab dip is packed with heat from pickled jalapeños and spicy jack cheese and loaded with tons of crab meat. It's easy to make and will elevate your party to the next level.


Easy Baked Potato Skin Bites

This recipe serves up all the deliciousness that comes with traditional potato skins, but delivers in it a easy to eat, easy to make, crowd pleasing, single bite!



Platters are perfect for entertaining or bringing to a friend's place- everyone gets to share in little bites of deliciousness and it can be served at room temperature!


Tuna Stuffed Peppadews

Inspired by Spanish tapas, these Tuna Stuffed Peppadews are easy to make, have only 3 ingredients and are always a hit.


Roasted Shrimp Cocktail

Shrimp Cocktail should be meaty, dry, and slightly briny. It should have tons of flavor all on its own.


Risotto Cakes

One of the great indulgences in life is Risotto. But how about risotto cakes? You take one of the most wonderful foods and you can fry it- that’s a win in my kitchen! Make your favorite [...]


Zucchini Flowers- a special seasonal treat

Have you ever had this Italian classic? They are a special treat and one of my all time favorites. Zucchini plants produce large, beautiful flowers for the bees to come and pollinate which [...]


Stuffed Brussel Sprouts

Wow! I love these little suckers! I won’t lie to you- they were a little more time consuming that I had planned for the first time I made them, but like anything, the more you do it, the [...]


The easiest app you’ll ever make!

I can't believe I am going to give away one of my most requested recipes! The thing is...it's not my recipe and it's so simple that I think it's only fair to share it. At least one person asks me [...]


Ina’s Caramelized Bacon with Pecans and Cayenne

Ina Garten's most recent cookbook 'Foolproof' was recently released and of course I had to have it! I did what I always do with her cookbooks- I read it from cover to cover over a glass of wine [...]