Homemade Mozzarella Sticks

Super easy and delicious homemade mozzarella sticks. Warning ⚠️ you will have a hard time walking away after just 2 or 3. 😁 all this cold weather just makes you want to enjoy some delicious comfort food. These are also perfect for game day and get togethers. Enjoy with wine  Ingredients: 1 1/3 cups Italian-style…

Quick Homemade Hummus

  Homemade Hummus ready for some veggies. This recipe is super simple and perfect for entertaining or for a late night snack. Once you make this it will be hard to go back to store bought hummus. I hope you enjoy! 1 can 15 oz chickpeas, rinsed and drained ¼ cup lemon juice  1-2 garlic…

Super Bowl Cheesesteak Appetizers

  Super bowl Sunday is almost here. It’s time to get those appetizers together for the big game day. I had a fun segment on Fox29 here in Philadelphia and had people messaging me for the recipes of the dishes I’d made. These recipes are all cheesesteak related from dips to the mini bites. Feel…

Bertolli® Rustic Cut™ Pasta Sauces Event and Recipe

This is a sponsored post with Bertolli® Rustic Cut™ Pasta Sauces; thoughts and recipe are my own. Last week I headed to NYC to attend a Bertolli Rustic Cut Pasta Sauce event. It took place at The Gramercy hotel rooftop, and was absolutely stunning. The table was set beautifully. Everyone was there was to try…

Lobster Delight Dip

The Super Bowl is right around the corner. For all of us entertaining, this recipe will be a touchdown. I was super excited to partner up with Lobster from Maine, and Foodiechats on this. I’m a big fan of lobster. Sometimes the lobsters in stores aren’t as fresh as we would like, but Lobster from…

Thai Meatballs

My house is in total entertainment mode in the month of December. There are lots of fun ways to entertain around the holidays. Having finger foods is a plus to keep guests’, appetites satisfied. Having the traditional cheese boards or pigs in a blanket is fine but being a little more creative stands out. These…

Ham, Cheese and Spinach Croquettes

December is all about parties with family and friends, and these little guys will have your friends talking at your next party. In Brazil we make these with ground meat. I have had a ham and cheese croquette before too.  I went ahead and gave these a whirl with my own little twist of using…

“Pass the Prosciutto- Scallops on Endive”

SPONSORED POST In our house we are big fans of Prosciutto.  I love-making different things with prosciutto for appetizers around the holidays. I figured I could bring you something gluten free.  This little treat is full of flavor, and it will keep your guests wanting more.  Prosciutto di Parma is celebrating its 50th anniversary so I think they…

Stuffed Sausage Mushrooms

This past weekend we went over our friends’ house, and we brought some appetizers.  I made some delicious little stuffed sausage bella mushrooms.  These little guys are a crowd pleaser.  The problem you will have is keeping them on the table, so make sure you prepare extras.  There are so many different types of stuffed…

Freeky Mozzarella Appetizer

One of the things that I got to try last month in Atlantic City was this grain called Greenwheat Freekeh.   The ladies that were working the booth were super friendly on informing people about this great product.  I got to take home a sample that night.  Well I finally got around to trying it in my cooking.  I…