Appetizers for Super Bowl

Sweet Potato Chips from

I was about to post a wonderful comfort dish this morning and then realized – wait, all anyone’s looking for today is Super Bowl recipes!  Whether you’re interested in the game, the commercials, the halftime show or the point spread you’ll need some munchies for the festivities. So, here are a few of my dips and nibbles that are perfect […]

Top Ten 2014 Posts

Top Posts 2014

Today,  I’m celebrating your favorite 2014 posts, here on a scrumptious life . Like last year, your top posts reflect quite an assortment. From appetizer to dessert – breakfast, lunch and dinner are all represented.  I was happy to see that a post from my Thanksgiving 101 series  and my Brazilian series (celebrating the World Cup) made the […]

Roasted Garlic Hummus

Roasted Garlic Hummus from

Well, Christmas is over and New Year’s is looming. The time when we all wonder why, exactly, did we eat ALL those cookies?! Here’s a healthy delicious treat to get your New Year’s off to a good start -and we haven’t given up any taste! Roasted Garlic Hummus.               […]

Prosciutto Wrapped Artichokes

Atichokes Wrapped in Proscuitto from

I know, I had you at prosciutto….  but what if I tell you this dish also involves pine nuts, cream, sage and blue cheese !!  Crazy huh?  Crazy GOOD!! I first had these Prosciutto Wrapped Artichokes at a friend’s house in North Carolina.  She had requested the recipe from the caterer, after tasting them at a holiday […]

Cheddar Crackers

Cheddar Crackers from

A few months ago I shared a recipe for Parmesan Thyme Crackers.  I loved them so much I wanted to try a cracker with cheddar cheese for Thanksgiving.  So I went back Ina for an idea.  I found her Jalapeno Cheddar Cracker recipe, but opted out of using the jalapeno, since some in our family don’t want […]

Thanksgiving 101 Recap

Thanksgiving Turkey from

Thanks so much for reading my Thanksgiving 101 Series.  I hope you’ve found some good ideas for making the big day easier. So,  we’ve discussed the Turkey, the Gravy,  the Mashed Potatoes and the Dressing – so the basics are set.  We’ve also discussed some logistics for making the day/week go smoothly.  Today I’ve got lots […]

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