Category: Appetizers-Sides

Grilled Spiced Corn

corn

grilled spice corn

Grilled corn with a Mexican flare! see recipe

Egg Drop Soup Plus

egg drop soup

egg drop soup

Egg drop soup is fun to play with. You can add different ingredients to make it your own!  see recipe

Baked Chicken and Spinach Flautas

flautas

flautas

Never too early to sample potential Cinco de Mayo recipes! Here’s one from our friend “Healthy. Delicious. ” They hit the spot served as an appetizer or main dish! see recipe

Pizza Skewers

pizza skewers

pizza skewers

We saw this fun recipe in a magazine and played with it a bit!  see recipe

Quinoa Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms

quinoa stuffed porobello mushrooms

quinoa stuffed porobello mushrooms

Portobellos stuffed with cheese, mild green chilies, corn and lots more! Thanks to Food & Spice Blog for this delicious-ness! see recipe

Cucumber Wraps

greek yogurt

greek yogurt

Tzatziki, cucumber chunks, and a wheat tortilla! That’s all ya need for this filling snack! see recipe

Rosemary Asiago Popcorn

rosemary asiago popcorn

rosemary asiago popcorn

This simple popcorn snack from our Featured Foodie, duodishes.com, will “steal the show”! see recipe

Tortilla Chips with a Splash of lime and Soy!

tortilla chips with soy

tortilla chips with soy

If you like Have’a Chips, try our version! see recipe

Hot Artichoke & Blue Cheese Dip

blue cheese artichoke dip

blue cheese artichoke dip

Danish blue cheese, artichoke, butter and your favorite carb. accompaniment . This recipe is brought to you by my Danish side, Thanks MOM!  see recipe

Chipotle Tofu Steaks

chipotle tofu steaks

chipotle tofu steaks

During our recent “cleanse”, we really developed a liking for tofu… see recipe

Red Bean Turkey Chili

turkey chili

turkey chili

Chilly weather calls for a hot bowl of hearty chili! I like to serve this with warm corn tortillas. see recipe

Ginger Honey Soy Chicken Kebabs

ginger soy and honey chicken kebabs

ginger soy and honey chicken kebabs

Slightly sticky chicken kebabs with a burst of ginger and just enough soy sauce to cure your salt kick!  see recipe

Mini TurChicken Meatball Sandwiches

Turchicken Meatball Sandwich

Turchicken Meatball Sandwich

These little meatball sandwiches are just the thing to serve at your next party or fun dinner idea! see recipe

Garlic Truffle Cheese Fries

garlic cheese fries

garlic cheese fries

Freshly made french fries with parmasan cheese and truffle oil!  see recipe

Pizza Popcorn (Seen on Dr. Oz)

pizza popcorn

pizza popcorn

Yummy low-cal snack full of pizza flavors without all of the guilt!  see recipe

Asian Edamame

asian edamame

asian edamame

Add some flare to your already delicious and completely healthy mid-day snack! see recipe

Best Black Bean Soup (EVER)

black bean soup

black bean soup

This soup is so creamy it couldn’t possibly be good for you, BUT IT IS! Key ingredient: CUMIN SEED. Medium kick! VEGAN! see recipe

Ginger Coconut Dark Chocolate Bark

ginger coconut chocolate bark

ginger coconut chocolate bark

Thank you, Lauren, from healthy-delicious.com for this Valentine’s Day treat! Stock up on this simple homemade candy…it can be kept in the refrigerator for a few weeks. see recipe

Olive and Feta Scones

olive and feta scones

olive and feta scones

Lots of flavor in these savory scones, and they’re quite simple to make. Thanks to our Featured Foodie, Lisa, at foodandspice.blogspot.com! see recipe

Kale Chips

kale chips

kale chips

One of our favorite healthy snacks! Made with all natural ingredients. see recipe

Roasted Garlic Spread

garlic spread

garlic spread

Creamy, garlicky, delicious.  see recipe

Tabbouleh Salad

tabbouleh salad

tabbouleh salad

Tabbouleh salad, the Lebanese way! Healthy, flavorful, and gorgeous side dish. Pairs well with chicken, fish, or even steak! see recipe

Asian Slaw

Asian Slaw

Asian Slaw

My aunt Helen brought a salad like this to a family party and I’ve been trying to duplicate it for years! So good!  see recipe

Black Bean and Cheese Dip

black bean dip

black bean dip

I made this dip in under 5 minutes while watching a football game…it’s delicious, filling, and perfect for 1-2 people. see recipe

Chopped Blue Cheese and Pecan Salad

chopped salad

chopped salad

If you like the Outback Steak House Chopped Salad, you’ll love this!  see recipe

Simple Couscous Recipes

couscous

couscous

Here are a few recipes for leftover couscous! see recipe

Baked Potato (taco style)

baked potato taco

baked potato taco

Baked potato with a twist! Twice baked potato, smothered in yummy Mexican toppings! see recipe

Lumpia

lumpia

lumpia

Filipino style egg rolls with ground pork! The first time I tried these, I must have eaten 5!  see recipe

Simple Mexican Rice

mexican rice

mexican rice

Here’s a yummy Mexican style rice side dish. Great to go with any Mexican entree. see recipe

Romesco Dip

romesco dip

romesco dip

Thanks to our newest Featured Foodie, Deeba from Passionate About Baking, for this dip…perfect for leftover bread! see recipe