All posts in "Snacks"

Healthy 5-Ingredient Granola Bars

By admin / February 7, 2017

There is something to be said for healthy snacks that taste sinful.This healthy recipe is one that will have you thinking you are indulging. Click next below to see this recipe.


No-Bake Rice Krispies Peanut Butter Granola Bars

By admin / December 5, 2016

The perfect thing for the on-the-go family. No-bake Rice Krispies Peanut Butter Granola Bars are packed with protein and flavor. These are great for a fast breakfast, an afternoon snack, or a bit of a sweet with a cup of tea. Real ingredients – Real good! Check out the recipe by clicking next below.


Oven Caramel Corn

By admin / November 29, 2016

Caramel corn brings back childhood memories. This recipe is super indulgent because it includes pecans and/or almonds. This is one of those snacks that is great to have around during the holiday. You never know when someone will drop by and you will need to serve a snack. This oven caramel corn will store well […]


Cheesy Potato Pancakes

By admin / October 11, 2016

Talk about a versitile recipe! These Cheesy Potato Pancakes are always a hit and can be served as a snack, an appetizer, a meatless meal, main entree, or as a side dish. You’ll want to make sure to make a lot as they do become addicting. I like to serve them with sour cream, but […]


Homemade Hummus

By admin / August 2, 2016

I think I am addicted to hummus. I probably eat hummus 6 days a week with pita chips. I also top it with different things depending upon my mood. I buy my hummus at the supermarket….and love it. However, I love to cook and I decided that I’d like to make it myself. So, naturally, […]


Easy Homemade Caramel Corn

By admin / July 26, 2016

This is a great video showing you how easy it is to make homemade caramel corn. I love to add pecans or almonds to mine. Add whatever you love! Almond Caramel Corn Mixed Nut Caramel Corn Source: Youtube


Crispy Fried Dill Pickles

By admin / July 3, 2016

Check out this video for Crispy Fried Dill Pickles – To die for Delicious! Add a bit of fun to your menu by adding these crispy fried pickles. Source: Get In My Belly


Bacon and Blue Cheese Dip

By admin / March 18, 2016

If you love bacon and blue cheese, you will love this dip. This is a great dip to serve at a party and is also  great spread on a panini. Try spreading this bacon and blue cheese dip onto your next ham or turkey panini. Ingredients 1/2 pound bacon 1 (8 oz.) package cream cheese, at room temperature 1/4 […]


Bavarian Wild Berry Fruit-Tea Pops

By admin / June 8, 2015

With summer weather upon us, it is time to be thinking about Bavarian Wild Berry Fruit-Tea Pops.  I found this recipe on and had to share.  These Bavarian Wild Berry Fruit-Tea Pops are just right for a healthy snack on that hot summer day.  These pops are sure to please everyone. Strawberries are in the markets […]


Spicy Kale Chips

By admin / June 2, 2015

  Spicy Kale Chips make snacking fun, delicious, and guilt free.  Everyone loves crunchy chips, whether it is potato chips or tortilla chips, but chips are addicting and not all that healthy. Spicy Kale Chips are also addicting, but they are healthy. So, indulge! Ingredients 2 bunches of kale 1-2 tablespoons of olive oil 1 teaspoon […]


Rosemary Roasted Cashews

By admin / June 1, 2015

I tried Rosemary Roasted Cashews for the first time this last weekend.  What a delicious, addicting savory snack.  Served warm, these cashews are melt-in-your-mouth tender and the heat amplifies the fresh rosemary flavor infusing it into the cashews. This could be an expensive up-front snack, even though cashews are rich, because of how addicting they are. You definitely […]


Peanut Butter Cheerios Bars

By admin / May 28, 2015

Everyone knows and loves Rice Krispie Bars. . . but we all love Cheerios too.  Here is a great recipe for two of my favorite foods – peanut butter and Cheerios.  These Peanut Butter Cheerios Bars are easy to make and are a great on-the-go snack.  They are great for kids but, I promise, everyone will […]


Mac and Cheese Cups

By admin / May 11, 2015

  Mac & Cheese is a kid friendly, family friendly a comfort food.  I love this cupcake sized portion of mac and cheese.  It is perfect for portion control and makes for a visually appealing dish. Ingredients 1/2 cup unsalted butter, plus more for greasing 3/4 cup grated parmesan cheese 1/4 cup all-purpose flour, plus […]


Baked Corn Tortilla Chips

By admin / May 5, 2015

I came up with this recipe for Baked Corn Tortilla Chips in an effort to use up a bag of corn tortillas that I had on hand. I recently purchased a bag of corn tortillas (instead of flour tortillas) in an effort to cut back on gluten.  To say I disliked them is an understatement. […]


Green Goddess Dip

By admin / May 1, 2015

Green Goddess is a salad dressing made with mayonnaise, garlic, and anchovies, and colored with parsley and green onions. This dip uses Greek yogurt and makes the most delicious Green Goddess Dip ever. Green Goddess Dip is perfect for dipping vegetables, snazzing up a wrap, sandwich or panini, or to dip your favorite chips into. Ingredients […]


Zucchini Chips

By admin / April 28, 2015

These Zucchini Chips are a fresh, crispy, healthy snack option. Zucchini is one of my favorite summer vegetables and I have lots of recipes which take advantage of the local zucchini crop. Zucchini Chips is one of my favorite zucchini recipes. Ingredients 4 small zucchinis, thinly sliced 2 tbsp extra virgin olive 2 tbsp dried […]


Homemade Granola

By admin / December 17, 2014

  Making homemade granola offers you the ability to customize it to your personal taste. This granola is a delicious and healthy snack or breakfast. Eat it alone or add it to your favorite cereal or yogurt.         If you are feeling adventurous, try topping your next ice cream sundae with homemade granola. […]


Homemade Cheez-Its

By admin / March 25, 2014

Cheez-Its are are known by everyone and are a favorite childhood snack for many of us. I have often made myself a grilled cheese sandwich and had the cheese ooze out from between the bread and get golden brown in the fry pan. This browned cheese is almost better than the melted cheese between the […]


Chocolate Popcorn

By admin / February 27, 2012

This is an easy recipe for Chocolate Popcorn Balls.  Give this recipe a try.  It is sure to please the chocolate lovers in your life. Ingredients 1/2 cup sugar 1/2 cup light corn syrup 1/2 stick butter 2 tablespoons cocoa 1/2 teaspoon salt 8 cups popcorn Directions Over medium heat, using a 4 quart pot, […]


Grilled Potato Skins

By admin / January 11, 2012

Potato Skins are a traditional Super Bowl food.  Here is a recipe for Grilled Potato Skins to add to your party menu. Try these at your next BBQ. Fun food is great year round. Ingredients 4 russet potatoes 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 cup shredded mozzarella cheese 2 scallions, chopped 2 slices bacon, cooked and […]


Honey Granola

By admin / December 8, 2011

Honey Granola is a tasty breakfast treat that can easily be made at home.  Granola is often sold in supermarkets in bins but I can’t help but wonder how fresh it is sitting in these open bins.  I am hesitant to buy granola from the market because of this.  Making granola at home is easy […]


Sweet and Spicy Nuts

By admin / November 7, 2011

Sweet and spicy nuts are very addicting at the holiday time.  You can order this type of treat from Harry and David or another gourmet food outlet or you could save some money and make them yourself. Sweet and spicy nuts are an indulgent treat and will never be inexpensive but you will save a […]


Caramel Corn

By admin / October 28, 2011

I’m not too big on making gifts but every once in a while I find something that I myself feel is very indulgent and then I want to share it with those I love…so I make it and gift it.  This is a great way to save money and show you care all in one. […]


Roasted Pumpkin Seeds

By admin / October 24, 2011

With Halloween fast approaching and pumpkin carving in full swing, it’s time for pumpkin seed roasting.  Here’s the simple recipe to make use of the seeds you are pulling from your jack o’lanterns. Ingredients 1 1/2 cups pumpkin seeds 2 tsp. melted butter or oil (olive oil or vegetable oil work well) salt to taste […]


7 Layer Tacos

By admin / May 4, 2011

This is a fun recipe that is great for a party.  I am having a get-together next weekend and plan to make this.  Sometimes I make it with meat and sometimes I just use refried beans.  Either way, it’s great.  If you want to add meat, simply brown ground turkey or beef, add your favorite […]


Reuben Dip

By admin / March 10, 2011

A few times a year, I love indulging in a pub Reuben ! A Reuben is definitely an indulgence.  It is high in fat and calories and FLAVOR!  I am a believer in eating anything and everything you like – in moderation. I came across this recipe for a Reuben Dip which brings a bit […]