Browsing All posts tagged under »snacks«

the easiest salsa to make

May 2, 2012


Check out the new blog here  Recently, I’ve been doing a lot of research and recipe testing to create some low-sodium recipes that actually taste good. Sodium is an important mineral, but there is so much of it in our food today! I mean sodium is in literally everything. Everything. There are many foods you wouldn’t expect […]

heaven in a bowl and chips to go with it

March 22, 2012


Check out the new blog here  Happy World Water Day 2012! Yesterday, I posted a recipe for Poppy-seed Chicken Casserole {yum!} to celebrate National Poultry Day which happened to be on Monday. I thought maybe you’d want to celebrate the food holiday on the actual day, so here are some ideas for National Chip and […]

salsa that makes everything taste tropical

February 18, 2012


Mangoes remind me of tropical scenes, and it’s February – the exact opposite of tropical in my opinion. But for some reason, mangoes were on sale the other day. I am a sucker for fruits and vegetables on sale, so of course I bought 3. One can only eat so much mango, so I decided […]

happy Super Bowl day

February 5, 2012


So, I honestly could care less about who wins the Super Bowl; sarry. Next year it will be in New Orleans though, and that’s what I’m excited about 🙂 Here are some recipes from this blog that you could make for a Super Bowl party: Chicken Taquitos Four-cheese Stuffed Mushrooms Jalapeño Popper Dip Caramelized Onion […]

four-cheese stuffed mushrooms

February 3, 2012


Looking for another appetizer recipe to bring to your Super Bowl party? How about some cheesy stuffed mushrooms? The great thing about this appetizer is that it doesn’t taste healthy, and it’s full of vegetables! If you like mushrooms, you need to make this recipe! Even if you aren’t making anything for a Super Bowl […]

chicken taquitos

February 2, 2012


I love appetizers. I always end up filling up on appetizers and having no room for dinner. Unfortunately, appetizers aren’t usually healthy. Mayonnaise-filled dips, fried wings covered in butter and sauce, or some other high-calorie concoction generally cover the appetizer table. What if you want to have an appetizer that isn’t seriously unhealthy but is […]

“homemade” yogurt

January 25, 2012


So I think yogurt is a really good thing for people to eat for so many reasons: It’s a great snack It contains both lean protein and healthy carbohydrates It tastes delicious It can be added to recipes to replace high fat ingredients like sour cream, mayo, and in some cases, butter It’s easy to […]