Tutorial: Holiday Wreath Charcuterie Board

Appetizers, Brands, Entertaining, Gluten Free, Holidays, Meat, Party Themes, Recipes, Tutorial

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Blue Diamond®. The opinions and text are all mine. You better watch out, you better not cry. You better not pout, I’m telling you why. The relatives are coming to town! Oh yeah, ‘tis the season for judgmental holiday guests. They will criticize your …

Parmesan Currant Crescent Rolls

Appetizers, Brands, Bread, Entertaining, Holidays, Jams, Recipes, Sweets, Tutorial

Tis the season for hosting parties! And as we’ve been extensively covering this month, you need some killer appetizers on your menu. So today I offer you up a surprisingly sweet and scrumptious recipe to knock your holiday festivities out of the park… Parmesan Currant Crescent Rolls! This one comes courtesy of my friends at …

Braided Ham & Brie Stuffed Pastry

Appetizers, Brands, Bread, Entertaining, Holidays, Meat, Recipes, Tutorial

Alert! Alert! We are T-Minus 3 weeks to Thanksgiving, people! And we all know what that means… the in-laws! Oh yeah, if you’ve been married as long as I have, then you know that as you nervously baste the turkey, your mother-in-law will be scrutinizing your every move. It’s like she’s got eyes in the …

Buffalo Chicken & Feta Basketball Poppers

Appetizers, Brands, Entertaining, Meat, Recipes, Tutorial

This post is sponsored by Tyson Foods, Inc. All comments and opinions are my own. ‘Tis the season to shoot hoops! Sleeveless jerseys, sweaty palms, baited breath as the ball swooshes through the net. Oh yeah, and chicken! Let’s all just agree right here and now that chicken appetizers should be the official food of …

Tai Pei Fried Rice for the Win!

Appetizers, Brands, Fish, Gluten Free, Meat, Product Reviews, Recipes

This post was sponsored by Tai Pei, all opinions expressed in my post are my own. Every so often, I like to take a recipe breather and introduce you to an innovative pre-made food product instead. I do this because I am a realist. I know you’re busy. Unless you’re Ina Garten or Martha Stewart …

Loaded Potato Soup & Cheesy Chestnut Poppers

Appetizers, Brands, Bread, Product Reviews, Recipes, Soup, Tutorial

Thank you Idahoan® Steakhouse® Soups for sponsoring this post. Stay warm with this winter with a cozy bowl of soup! Baby it’s cold outside! So let’s warm up together inside. I have teamed up with Idahoan® Steakhouse® Soups to bring you perfect meal solution for your chilly winter predicament: Loaded Potato Soup & Cheesy Chestnut Poppers. …

Homegating Tutorial: Chicken, Beer, & Football

Appetizers, Brands, Cocktails, Dessert, Drinks, Entertaining, Home, Party Themes, Product Reviews, Recipes, Sweets, Tutorial

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Tyson Foods, Inc. All opinions are entirely my own. If you are an avid reader of the blog, then you know that I am not a sports fan. But what I am a fan of is throwing parties. So in a sense, I actually …

Easy Appetizer: Artichoke Heart Pockets

Appetizers, Brands, Pies, Recipes

As I’ve mentioned in the past, my bread and butter isn’t actually this blog. My day job is serving as a food stylist and recipe developer for retail brands. I help create recipes and photo shoots for the brands’ Instagram pages, websites, and advertising campaigns. They even let me eat, I mean, clean up after …