Watermelon “Pops”

Sometimes it’s the simple things in life that bring a smile to your face, isn’t it?  Like these Watermelon Pops brought a smile to the faces of the little kids at the baptism luncheon.  So easy and yet so cute, and it makes eating watermelon a little less messy.  Just slice your watermelon into some … Continue reading

Edible Veggie Cups with Dip

Here is another fun little yummy we did for the baptism luncheon, these edible veggie cups.  I used both cucumbers and zucchini from my garden for the cups.  All you do is cut the zucchini or cucumbers into 1 1/2″ – 2″ chunks, take a melon ball scoop and make an indentation in each cup, … Continue reading

Caprese Salad Bites

My friend Alisha and I are embarking on a little catering adventure and our first gig was doing a buffet luncheon for our friend Diana’s daughter Morgan’s baptism.  This was one of the nibbles we put together for it and apparently they were a hit, can’t imagine why!  🙂 2 pounds grape tomatoes 2 pounds … Continue reading

Star Wars Dinner

My daughter Courtney and her husband Jaren had not seen the new Star Wars movie so after I bought it at Target I called to see if they wanted to come over to watch it and then decided to make a Star Wars dinner to go along with the movie. Up first we had Vader … Continue reading

Black Bean and Roasted Corn Salsa

First post from our Cinco de Mayo feast last night.  I could not stop eating this stuff, it was so good!  It’s a Betty Crocker recipe. 1 (11.8 oz) bag Green Giant Seasoned Steamers frozen honey roasted sweet corn 1 (15 oz) can black beans, rinsed and drained 1/2 cup (1 small) Roma tomato, chopped … Continue reading

Mexican Buffalo Chicken Dip

Made this easy and, according to Bob, yummy dip for a neighborhood party the other night.  The recipe comes from “Damn Delicious”.  It must have been yummy because when I went to pick up my dishes, it was almost totally gone, there was just a tiny scoop left for Bob to try and I even … Continue reading