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three cheese crock-pot queso dip

“I wonder what beer would taste like in there?” I says to myself while making this super easy queso dip. So in the beer went, and now forever – in the beer will always go. 232 more words


guest blog post - duck proscuitto

I am so, so excited to post this guest blog from my best pal Dana. One of my favorite things about our friendship is that we love to collaborate, whether it be rocking our first… 525 more words


summer strawberries with brown sugar & sour cream

When we were in Maine, Aunt Bette brought out strawberries with brown sugar and sour cream for dipping. I thought, what in the world is this?! 48 more words


grilled eggplant and mozzarella melts

Turns out I don’t hate eggplant. I have been avoiding this funky purple fruit (yes, it’s a fruit – I looked it up!) because the few times I had eaten it, it was soggy, covered in greasy cheese and tomato sauce, and had the worst…texture…ever. 243 more words


barefoot contessa's hummus

Ina strikes again! While perusing her new cookbook, Make it Ahead, the Queen’s hummus recipe jumped out at me as a must-try. The recipe is actually for Roasted Red Pepper Hummus with Sriracha, but I tend to dig my hummus pretty simple and straightforward, so I just used her base to make a super-tasty, garlic-y, creamy hummus with just a couple of my own edits (+olive oil, -a bit of garlic). 152 more words


homemade ricotta cheese

Alright y’all – finally one checked off the 2015 to-do’s! I made ricotta cheese today and it was a game-changer as I don’t think I’ll ever buy store-bought again. 277 more words


roasted garlic pumpkin seeds

Most of those close to me know that Halloween is my favorite holiday. If I could eat pumpkin spiced everything, light apple cinnamon yankee candles, and watch scary movies all year round without being a total wack-a-doo, I would. 255 more words