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Goat Cheese and Caramelized Shallot Dip with Beet Chips

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I happened to have all of these ingredients at home, so I made this as an appetizer when I had some friends over. Let me tell you..they devoured it like candy!  The beets and caramelized shallots are balanced with the tangy-ness of the goat cheese for a great mix of savory and sweet. Have you ever tried beet chips?  If you haven’t you are in for a treat!  They make the perfect snack, ultra crispy and sweet, and trust me, not that tough to make. They do however, take a watchful eye, if you’re a newbie I suggest doing a […]

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Top 5 Game Day Recipes

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After watching my beloved Louisville Cardinals stomp the Ohio Bobcats last Sunday 49-7, I am officially excited football season. Today is the kickoff of the regular NFL season. Whether it’s college or pro, I love football – it is definitely the best time of the year. There are few activities I find more fun than gathering around the television with friends and family and watching a great game, and my favorite thing about watching these games…. the FOOD!  Just about anybody can go to the store and pick up a sandwich platter or a tray of cold cuts and cheese, […]

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Easy Mini Spinach & Feta Quiche

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I can’t get enough of all the delicious appetizers that can be made during the holiday season! I love spinach and feta on everything, from my omlettes to my pizza, it is an all time favorite of mine. I wanted to incorporate the two ingredients into a tasty finger food and thought that mini quiches would be the perfect thing. This is a very simple recipe with minimal ingredients needed! Ingredients: Kelapo Coconut Cooking Spray  5 eggs 1/2 cup milk 1 cup of spinach 1 cup feta cheese 1 teaspoon garlic powder 1 teaspoon onion powder 1 package of 12 […]

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