Tag: appetizers

National Guacamole Day Dip & Sip? Challenge Accepted!

I’ve always loved playing hostess at parties and I’m so lucky to have found, in Todd, a willing accomplice to party perfection. We try to throw at least one good-sized party a year (with written invitations, party favors, etc.) but with this year’s bash being the wedding (in 47 days–holy cats it’s getting close!), at-home […]

Pretzel Success, Chemistry Fail

As I mentioned last week, I finally gave in to my intentions of making pretzel bread over the weekend and, let me tell you, it’s definitely too easy to make. As in, I could make a batch every weekend without allotting much time and that’s dangerous. But before I get into the specifics, I need […]

What To Serve Before the Turkey?

Tis the season for roasting turkey and serving it up with all of the trimmings. But what, if anything, comes before it? Back when we would gather for a 1 or 2 o’clock dinner it was quite common to skip breakfast (maybe grazing on the dishes as they were prepared–all in the name of quality […]

Crazy for Tapas!

If you’ve ever gone to dinner and decided to order several appetizers and “graze” your way through the meal rather than eat a single entree selection, you may be a fan of tapas, too! Tapas, a series of appetizers or snacks originating in Spain, have become a bit of a trend in recent years but […]

PNC Networking Night

Wednesday night, I had a wonderful opportunity to Network in Cleveland, OH with numerous PNC employees and students from across the United States. This event was put on by PNC in their final job interview Super Days in order to find the best of the best for Internships this summer as well as Full time […]

Happy New Year!!!!

Image via Wikipedia We are almost at the end of 2010! This year has flown by for me, but I am very excited to start the new year off right! I only have one year left in college… I am now the president of my sorority… I am very excited for what’s in store for […]

Potato Skin Recipe

Image by dmondark via Flickr This is a great appetizer recipe my mom taught me how to make. It is very simple, and a lot healthier than making real fried ones. All you need is: -baked potatoes -cheddar cheese -bacon -chives (to top) You first microwave the potatoes until soft for about 10 minutes. Then […]

Party Cheese Ball

Image by ulterior epicure via Flickr This recipe is a great recipe for a party. It is easy and guests love it! I found this recipe on allrecipes.com  ENJOY! Ingredients 2 (8 ounce) packages cream cheese, softened 2 cups shredded Cheddar cheese 1 tablespoon finely chopped pimento 1 tablespoon finely chopped green pepper 1 tablespoon […]

Artichoke Dip Recipe

Image by Alexandra Moss via Flickr This recipe is one of my favorites. It is quick and easy to make, doesn’t require a lot of ingredients, and guests love it! You can prepare it ahead of time and just pop it in the oven when guests arrive for a quick bake. This recipe is very […]

Meatball Appetizer

Image by hodgers via Flickr Thia meatball appetizer is great for large parties and would be a perfect idea for the superbowl. You can make them ahead of time, and let them sit the whole time in the crock pot until you need them. One of my sorority sisters had a purse party this afternoon […]