Easy Appetizer: Polenta Bites

I have been making these for years. They are so easy to make and your guests will go CRAZY for them. Choose any toppings! Veggies, grilled shrimp, shredded chicken, sausage…and ALWAYS cheese.  For these batch I did some veggie some with salami. The directions are below. Enjoy 🙂 Ingredients Polenta (pre-cooked) Basil Leaves (washed and…

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Simple, Easy & Delicious Tailgating Recipes

This is a sponsored post filled with delicious recipes we created using Pepperidge Farm Puff Pastry Sheets Theresa and I spent two days together in the kitchen last week making tailgating or homegating recipe after recipe with Pepperidge Farm Puff Pastry Sheets. We had so much fun coming up with amazing different ways to use the…

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Brauts in a Blanket

This is a sponsored post filled with delicious recipes we created using Pepperidge Farm Puff Pastry.   Ingredients Pepperidge Farm Puff Pastry Sheets Brauts – Cut intp 1-/12 inch pieces Olive Oil Spray Cookie Sheet Directions Cut Pepperidge Farm Puff Pastry Sheets into one inch by three inch pieces. Wrap around 1-1/2 braut pieces. Bake…

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Mini Calzones

This is a sponsored post filled with delicious recipes we created using Pepperidge Farm Puff Pastry.   Ingredients Pepperidge Farm Puff Pastry Sheets Tomato Sauce Pepperoni Mozzarella Cheese Sticks – Each One Cut Into Thirds Olive Oil Spray Cookie Sheet Directions Cut pastry sheets into squares. Place 12 squares onto cookie sheet. On top of…

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Goat Cheese, Caramelized Onion & Apple Puffs

This is a sponsored post filled with delicious recipes we created using Pepperidge Farm Puff Pastry.   Ingredients Pepperidge Farm Puff Pastry Sheets Goat Cheese 1 Onion – Sliced 2 Tablespoons Butter 1 Green Apple – Chopped Olive Oil Spray Cookie Sheet Directions In skillet melt one tablespoon of butter and saute onions until brown…

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Mushroom Goat Cheese Puffs

This is a sponsored post filled with delicious recipes we created using Pepperidge Farm Puff Pastry. Ingredients Pepperidge Farm Puff Pastry Sheets Goat Cheese 1 Onion – Sliced 2 Tablespoons Butter 6 Ounces Sliced Mushrooms Olive Oil Spray Cookie Sheet Directions In skillet melt one tablespoon of butter and saute onions until brown and soft….

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Mini Meatball Subs

This is a sponsored post filled with delicious recipes we created using Pepperidge Farm Puff Pastry. Ingredients Pepperidge Farm Puff Pastry Sheets Frozen or cooked homemade meatballs Tomato Sauce Mozzarella Cheese Olive Oil Spray Muffin Pan Directions Lightly spray muffin pan with olive oil spray. Cut pastry sheets into squares. Place one square into each…

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White Wine Steamed Clams

I LOVE steamed clams!! I order them at restaurants all the time, but preparing them at home has always seemed intimidating. I’m now kicking myself that I didn’t try and make them sooner. They’re so simple to prepare and are the perfect appetizer for a summer dinner party.  

Ooph’s Homemade Salsa

Since moving to California years ago, enjoying Mexican food has become quite an obsession. And salsa to me is like wine, I am quite snobby about it. I don’t eat it out of jars and I won’t go to the same Mexican restaurant twice if the salsa is crap. Truth be told I would rather…

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