Tag Archives: Appetizers

Avocado-Tomatillo Salsa

I’ve been cooking a lot longer than I’ve been blogging.  As such, there are some dishes we’ve had in my pre-blogging days that were beyond delicious, that we still talk about, and they absolutely deserve a space on my blog.  … Continue reading

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Mushroom Chorizo Queso Fundido

I found this one in Rachael Ray’s “Look and Cook” and we both loved it.  First of all, I’ve never met a queso fundido that I disliked.  I can’t imagine there being anything to dislike.  It’s flavored melted cheese scooped … Continue reading

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Tex-Mex Game Day Salsa and Queso

I found both these recipes in “The Homesick Texan Cookbook.”  This book makes me so happy!!  They were both spot on and delicious.  I made these, along with my guacamole, and some homemade fried chips for the Baylor-A&M game, which … Continue reading

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Fried Calamari with the Best Cocktail Sauce

This is one our favorite snack meals, and I think many people would agree.  Fried calamari is a very popular appetizer menu items at restaurants, and the vast majority of it is really, really bad.  Most restaurants, especially casual ones, … Continue reading

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Fajita Night!!!

Fajita night is so much fun!  We have done this for company several times, and it’s always a big hit.  We had so much fun with some great friends the other night that I forgot to get a picture of … Continue reading

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Oscar Night Menu

Matt and I watch the Academy Awards together every year, and we make predictions on the winners (in all categories, not just the major ones).  And this year I won!!  It’s always really fun, and I make some fun appetizer … Continue reading

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Salad Spaghetti and the BEST Garlic Bread

We had this simple but yummy dinner a couple weeks ago.  Apologies for not having blogged lately, some unexpected things popped up which kept me away. Salad Spaghetti is kind of what it sounds like: salad mixed with spaghetti. It … Continue reading

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Kalamata and Herb Biscuit Breads

This was a really great snack recipe that I made a few weeks ago.  It comes from “Twenty-Minute Meals” by Sandra Lee.  I didn’t change the recipe much, I just subbed in two cloves of minced fresh garlic instead of … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Dinner for Two

This was our Thanksgiving dinner last week! It’s a little non-traditional, but extremely tasty. First off, there was an appetizer. This may shock or offend some people, but. . . I hate stuffing. There, I said it. I really do. … Continue reading

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Pre-Thanksgiving Appetizer Night!

Well, Thanksgiving 2010 has come and gone, and I have much to blog about!  It was a wonderful few days spent taking a break from work, sleeping in, watching movies, spending quality time with Matt, the cats, and some friends, … Continue reading

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