Appetizer Recipes

Appetizer recipes are where it’s at! My collection of easy appetizers will satisfy your hunger cravings. You’ll find everything from cold appetizers like Mini Muffuletta Sandwiches and Brady Infused Mini Cheese Balls to hot appetizers such as Chicken Meatballs with Apricot Bourbon Glaze and Mini Corn Dogs . I’ve also got you covered with amazing dip recipes such as cheesy, gooey Mississippi Sin Dip or everyone’s fave — Homemade Guacamole.

Black Eyed Pea Hummus

Bacon and Black Eyed Pea Hummus

Hummus gets a Southern spin in this black eyed pea hummus seasoned with crispy bacon and cumin. Perfect for dipping pita, chips, or vegetables Saturdays used to be the day I brought out all the stops when it came to food. It was the day I reserved for trying out […]

Crispy Oven Baked French Fries

Don’t slave over a hot skillet for the perfect batch of homemade French fries. Get your fix with these easy CRISPY oven baked French fries. The entire time I was pregnant with Big Brother, I craved fried potatoes. As in, I salivated at the thought of greasy Lay’s potato chips. […]

Not your traditional black eyed peas recipe. These black eyed pea cakes are loaded with bell peppers, herbs and spices and fried until golden brown.

Black Eyed Pea Cakes

This is not your traditional black eyed peas recipes. These black eyed pea cakes are loaded with bell peppers, herbs and spices and fried until golden brown. It never fails, unless The Husband is running around at work with his hair on fire he will always call or text me […]

Bacon Tomato Basil Crostini

Bacon, Tomato Basil Crostini

Bacon, Tomato Basil Crostini combines toasted seasoned crostini topped with smooth basil and bacon cream cheese and a slice of juicy fresh tomato. This is the time of year I love the most.  The crickets make their appearance at dusk and their symphony is so loud they drown out every […]

overhead shot of a cast iron skillet of hot artichoke dip with two whole artichokes and pretzel chips scattered to the side

Hot Artichoke Dip with Broccoli

Ooey, gooey hot artichoke dip is loaded with artichoke hearts, broccoli, and three different types of melty cheese. Beware of this dip. It has been known to magically disappear somewhere between the beginning of the first quarter and half time. Hot Artichoke Dip with Broccoli is yummy just like traditional spinach-artichoke […]