pinwheel sandwiches step-by-step

Pinwheel Sandwiches step-by-step

Super Bowl parties can be a buffet of obstacles for those of us watching our calories. There may be a vegetable tray shoved to the back of the table but what happens when you get hungry? In my experience, my best intentions get kicked to the sidelines when my stomach is growling and everyone else is digging into bean dip,…

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Easy Broccoli Salad with Honey Mustard Dressing

Party Food Ideas and Creamy Broccoli Salad

I am constantly asked for party food ideas and potluck recipes. This time of year people are booked solid with graduations, family reunions, BBQs and patio parties, and it all kicks off this weekend with Memorial Day picnics. Recipe Highlights: Quick and easy deli style broccoli salad with raisins, sunflower seeds and green onions. A modern twist on honey mustard…

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Easy Appetizers: Pigs in a Blanket

I’ve never been much of a sports fan but I happened to watch one football game this year. It was a good one. What a thrill it was watching the Seahawks drag themselves through the first half of their final playoff game against Green Bay only to come back in the final moments in an absolutely astounding rally for the…

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Easy Party Recipe: Roasted Red Pepper & Feta Dip

  With all the parties this time of year you may be on the look out for something new to add to your potluck recipe collection. Roasted Red Pepper-Feta Dip was one of the recipes featured in my recent Eat Merrily & Be Light cooking classes. It was a huge hit. I heard from a number of people the week…

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Game Day – Roasted Red Pepper Yogurt Dip

We are heading to a Super Bowl party this afternoon so I thought it would be fun to share what I am bringing.  Another little peak into my world, sort of like reality t.v. only more real. The hostess asked us to do a veggie tray.  I grabbed a few of my favorite veggies to repurpose – because there are…

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