Dale’s Appetizer

Autumn leaves, cooler weather and FOOTBALL! Here’s an appetizer from my friend, Carolyn that is just made for snacking while watching the game or just visiting with friends. Dale’s Appetizer 1 package regular flavor Tennessee Pride pork sausage 2/3 cup chopped green onions (one package of green onions works well) 1 – 12oz. jar yellow … Continue reading

7-layer Potato Skins

Here’s a delicious recipe I saw in The Journal (a Seneca, SC paper). It’s a great one to serve during the Super Bowl. The recipe is long, but easy to make. It’s sure to bring rave reviews, regardless of who wins the game. 7-Layer Potato Skins          8 medium potatoes 2 tblsp. vegetable oil, divided 2 … Continue reading

Greek Salad Dip and Picture of Payne Family

Here’s a recipe for a delicious, easy appetizer. Our daughter, Katie made it while we were visiting the family in Ft. Leavenworth, KS. Great visit! I took this picture just before we left to come home. I took it under protest because they had just crawled out of bed to tell us goodbye. I think … Continue reading

Cheese/Bacon Appetizer

Springtime. Special friends. Eating. Laughing. Sharing stories. Friday night on the back porch. Savoring life. Yummy appetizer, grilled hotdogs and apple pie. Does it get any better than this? Here’s my friend Jackie’s recipe. So good it was gone in a flash! Cheese/Bacon Appetizer  1 – 8 oz. pkg cream cheese softened 1/2 cup mayonnaise … Continue reading

Cheesy Pita Crisps

Here’s a recipe for a yummy appetizer. Everyone will love it. And it’s easy! By the way, I used freash Parmesan cheese, which makes it extra special. 🙂 CHEESY PITA CRISPS     PREP/TOTAL TIME: 24 MIN. 2 whole wheat pita breads (6 inches) ¼ cup reduced-fat margarine, melted ½ tsp. garlic powder ½ tsp. onion powder … Continue reading

The Best Ever Pimiento Cheese

Okay, for those who’ve asked for my secret recipe for pimiento cheese, here it is. Our daughter, Lisa didn’t want me to post it on myblog because she and her friend Amy plan to feature it when they open a coffee shop type business.  I’m finally giving it out for two reasons. The first is obvious. When will these two … Continue reading

Bred to Spread Chocolate Chip Cheese Ball

                                                                                                                                    Share this yummy appetizer at your next party or get-together, and you’re sure to  bless and impress everyone.                                                                                                           1 (8 oz.) cream cheese, softened                              2 Tblsp. brown sugar ½ cup butter, softened                                                 ¾ cup mini semi-sweet chocolate chips ¼ tsp. vanilla                                                                     ¾ cup chopped pecans ¾ cup powdered sugar Beat cream cheese, butter, … Continue reading