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Shrimp Salad Mini Cups

Shrimp Salad Mini Cups

Shrimp Salad Mini Cups (from Kentucky Derby Bridal Shower) Adapted from Food Network Ingredients: 3 packages of mini shrimp (the teeny tiny ones!), dethawed 4 stalks celery, chopped finely 4 green onions, chopped finely 2 tablespoons lime juice 1 cup olive-oil mayonnaise Salt & pepper to taste 3 packages (15-count) frozen mini phyllo shells, thawed … Continue reading

Cucumber Tea Sandwiches

Cucumber Tea Sandwiches

Cucumber Tea Sandwiches (From Kentucky Derby Bridal Shower) Adapted from Yum Sugar Ingredients: 1 cucumber, peeled 4 green onions, finely chopped 16 oz. fat-free cream cheese, softened 2 T mayonnaise Salt, pepper, garlic salt 16 slices white bread, crusts removed Red leaf lettuce leaves Mix cucumber and onion with the cream cheese and mayonnaise. Season … Continue reading

Cranberry-Brie Rollups

Cranberry-Brie Rollups

Happy New Year!! Wow, what a year 2012 has been. It’s had its ups and downs, but for the most part, I’d say it was a pretty phenomenal year. And bonus: The world didn’t end! I can’t wait for all that 2013 will bring, and for the first post of 2013, I bring you a … Continue reading

Tarragon Deviled Eggs

Tarragon Deviled Eggs

I love Mad Men. More specifically, I love Jon Hamm playing Don Draper in Mad Men, but in the grand scheme of things, I love all things Mad Men. Luckily, I do not stand alone in this appreciation for Mad Men … many of my friends share the same feeling. And so, a Mad Men … Continue reading

Spinach-Artichoke Dip

Spinach-Artichoke Dip

Oh dips…my go-to when I’m hosting a party. They’re fairly easy, serve a lot of people, all while tasting delicious. Spinach-Artichoke dip is one of those dips that just about everyone likes…now, in my spinach-artichoke dip experiences, it’s usually served warm. Well, we didn’t want to be messing with the oven while the party was … Continue reading

Bookclub + White Bean & Artichoke Dip

Bookclub + White Bean & Artichoke Dip

My friends and I started a book club. Last month was the first get-together, so this month, I volunteered to host. It’s such a great excuse to get together with friends, eat food, and drink wine. The only problem? No one actually finished the book… whoops! Only a minor setback, though, because we still had … Continue reading

Pumpkin Protein Shake!

Pumpkin Protein Shake!

Why yes, the title is completely worthy of an exclamation. I will shout it from the rooftops, I love pumpkin-flavor things! On my quest for all things pumpkin, I came across a few Pinterest recipes for pumpkin smoothies. And since I had pumpkin puree on hand and wanted to use up some of my protein … Continue reading