Goodness Without a Name and a Giveaway!

Avocado Verde with red roasted peppers and goat cheese on a whole grain pizza crust

Friends, there are times when I get really stumped as to what to name a recipe. Take this tasty creation pictured above. We have a tender whole grain pizza crust topped with Wholly Salsa Avocado Verde, creamy goat cheese and roasted red peppers. It’s not really pizza, even though I used a pizza crust as…

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Stark Raving {Recipe: Mushroom and White Bean Crostini}

Mushroom and White Bean Crostini

  I think Crostini is one of the best little appetizers, ever. It’s so versatile and tasty… and who doesn’t love an appetizer with bread? When the folks at The Wine Bar asked me to create an appetizer recipe that would pair well with Stark Raving Merlot Wine, I knew I wanted to do a Crostini. And…

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Bush’s Beans Recipe Exchange {Recipe: Chili Bean Cheese Queso}

Bush's Chili Bean Cheese Queso

  I recently realized I do everything a bit backwards on my blog. While everyone has been posting their favorite super bowl recipes, I wait until the day after to share what I brought instead of what I would bring. I must be such a disappointment to those of you who plan ahead and scour…

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Power of Suggestion {Recipe: Fried Cheese Curds}

Fried Cheese Curds from www.dineanddish.net

Marketers love me. They really do. I’m their target for commercials because it takes very, very little for me to get an idea stuck in my head and then I need that idea to come to fruition right that very minute. I’m the perfect case study for the power of suggestion. My husband knows better…

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Game Day With Alexia {Recipe: Sweet Potato Casserole Bites}

Sweet Potato Casserole Bites from dineanddish.net

When I say “Game Day” you all know what I mean, right? It’s football time!! Game day extends past one day at our house to pretty much any day football is on. Some days friends or family join us in front of the TV (us meaning my husband and son) other days its just us….

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Cooking With Friends {Recipe: Bush’s Beans White Bean Bruschetta}

Blog-White-Bean-Bruschetta

A little girlfriend therapy can go a long ways in getting your mind, energy and spirit back on track. That’s how I felt after spending last weekend with my friend, Amy. Late nights with wine, good conversation, laughter and great food. Really, really great food. And, really great conversation. And probably too much wine, but…

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