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Couchgate Appetizers

Up until about 5 years ago, I only cooked on rare occasions and it almost always involved ‘meals’ that come in boxes. Before that, I’d been a master box chef for about 2 decades since middle school. 445 more words


Creamy Mexican Corn Dip

© David James Di Pardo – 2014

This creamy corn dip has had quite a few repeat performances during this summer’s BBQ parties, although I don’t think anyone would object to a rustic platter of dip and warm bread. 379 more words


Dialogue // Fanned Out {Photo Challenge}

It’s Friday… so it’s a new Daily Post Photo Challenge: Dialogue! Be sure to check out the inspiration being shared! Curious for more? Check out my  131 more words


Snackin' Beans

Trust me to take a perfectly nutritious vegetable and complicate it.  At least I’m not adding any calories to it; it’s going to be a super healthy snack.  588 more words


Shepherds Salad Crostini

Are you looking for a fun and interesting appetizer for your Labor Day weekend party? If so, I have the perfect solution for you! As the summer comes to a close and we get ready to celebrate the last long weekend of summer, I really wanted to get this post in. 591 more words


Cheeseless Queso

I had never heard of Queso before moving to the South. The first time my college roommate suggested getting it I truly thought she was trying to practice her Spanish while suggesting buying a block of cheese. 251 more words


Red pepper, feta and olive cake

I grew up with Les Cakes de Sophie book. Baking cakes was really my first approach to cooking. Sophie’s cakes are incredibly moist and delicious. I have few favorites including the three cheeses and the inimitable ham and olives. 246 more words