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15 Easy Holiday Appetizers

Spend less time in the kitchen and more time entertaining your guests with these 15 Easy Holiday Appetizers.

Spend less time in the kitchen and more time entertaining your guests with these 15 Easy Holiday Appetizers. These 15 easy holiday appetizers are perfect for Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year's and beyond. Many can be made ahead so that you can spend more time entertaining at your party as your celebrate the festive season.

These 15 easy holiday appetizers are perfect for Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year’s and beyond. Many can be made ahead so that you can spend more time entertaining at your party as you celebrate the festive season.

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BAKED GOAT CHEESE ROASTED CRANBERRY APPETIZER
Recipe and photo courtesy of Honey and Birch


GRILLED HONEY MUSTARD CHICKEN SKEWERS

Recipe and photo courtesy of Salt and Lavender


STUFFED MUSHROOMS WITH SAUSAGE AND CREAM CHEESE

Recipe and photo courtesy of Zesty Olive

These Stuffed Mushrooms with Sausage and Cream Cheese are a zesty appetizer to serve when entertaining. They are easy to make and your guests will love them!




BLUE CHEESE, CRANBERRY AND PECAN CRESCENT PINWHEELS

Recipe and photo courtesy of Five Heart Home


ROASTED OLIVES WITH FETA AND LEMON

Recipe and photo courtesy of Zesty Olive

Roasted Olives


TATER-LESS PARMESAN ZUCCHINI TOTS

Recipe and photo courtesy of Averie Cooks


HOT SPINACH AND ARTICHOKE DIP

Recipe and photo courtesy of Zesty Olive

Hot Spinach And Artichoke Dip



WARM FIGS WITH GOAT CHEESE, PISTACHIOS AND BALSAMIC GLAZE

Recipe and photo courtesy of Culinary Ginger


MINI SALMON QUICHES

Recipe and photo courtesy of Simply Recipes

WARM AND CHEESY BACON DIP
Recipe and photo courtesy of Brown Eyed Baker


ROASTED SWEET POTATO WEDGES WITH MAPLE AND CINNAMON

Recipe and photo courtesy of Zesty Olive

Roasted Sweet Potato Wedges


FRIED PICKLES WITH REMOULADE SAUCE

Recipe and photo courtesy of Salt and Lavender



JALAPENO POPPER DIP

Recipe and photo courtesy of Spend With Pennies


WHIPPED GOAT CHEESE AND PISTACHIO STUFFED PROSCIUTTO CUPS

Recipe and photo courtesy of Zesty Olive

Whipped Goat Cheese and Pistachio Stuffed Prosciutto Cups



MEATBALL MARINARA POPPERS APPETIZER

Recipe and photo courtesy of Yellow Bliss Road

 


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Easy Thanksgiving Dessert Recipes

I like easy, but I also like delicious. Here are the easiest Thanksgiving Dessert Recipes (they work for Christmas, too!) that I enjoy making and eating.

I like easy, but I also like delicious. Here are the easiest Thanksgiving Dessert Recipes (they work for Christmas, too!) that I enjoy making and eating.

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Maple and Cinnamon Baked Pears

Maple Cinnamon Baked Pears

Easy Pear Crisp

Easy Pear Crisp

Italian Almond Pear Cake

Gluten-free Almond Pear Cake

Pumpkin Cheesecake With Gingersnap Crust

Pumpkin Cheesecake With Gingersnap Crust

Gingerbread Loaf With Maple Glaze

Gluten-Free Gingerbread Loaf

Apple Pie Shortbread Bars

GF Apple Pie Bars

Spiced Pear Custard Pie

Spiced Pear Custard Pie

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20 Labor Day Recipes For Your End Of Summer Party, Picnic, or BBQ

20 Labor Day Recipes For Your End Of Summer Party, Picnic, or BBQ

20 Labor Day Recipes For Your End Of Summer Party, Picnic, or BBQ

Fire up that grill and let’s get cooking with these tasty party, picnic and BBQ favorites! From burgers, sliders and kabobs to no-bake desserts and slushies, we’ve got you covered. Delicious beverages, salads and sides along with mouthwatering appetizers help round out the party menu!

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APPETIZERS

SOUR CREAM AND BACON DEVILED EGGS
Recipe and photo courtesy of Simply Recipes

SOUR CREAM AND BACON DEVILED EGGS

ROASTED RED PEPPER HUMMUS
Recipe and photo courtesy of Zesty Olive

Roasted Red Pepper and Garlic Hummus

HOT SPINACH ARTICHOKE DIP
Recipe and photo courtesy of Zesty Olive

Hot Spinach And Artichoke Dip

MAIN
BEER AND BOURBON BARBECUE CHICKEN SLIDERS
Recipe and photo courtesy of Averie Cooks

BEER AND BOURBON BARBECUE CHICKEN SLIDERS

MARINATED PINEAPPLE CILANTRO CHICKEN KABOBS
Recipe and photo courtesy of Zesty Olive
Pineapple Chicken Kabobs


TEX-MEX SLOPPY JOES
Recipe and photo courtesy of Five Heart Home

TEX-MEX SLOPPY JOES

PHILLY CHEESESTEAK SANDWICHES
Recipe and photo courtesy of Brown Eyed Baker

PHILLY CHEESESTEAK SANDWICHES

MARINATED BEEF KABOBS WITH VEGGIES
Recipe and photo courtesy of Zesty Olive
Marinated Beef Kabobs with Veggies

SIDES
LOADED BAKED POTATO SALAD
Recipe and photo courtesy of Zesty Olive
Loaded Baked Potato Salad
GRILLED CORN ON THE COB WITH HERB BUTTER
Recipe and photo courtesy of Zesty Olive
Grilled Corn On The Cob
BOURBON MAPLE SLOW COOKER BAKED BEANS
Recipe and photo courtesy of Averie Cooks

BOURBON MAPLE SLOW COOKER BAKED BEANS


BROCCOLI GRAPE HARVEST SALAD
Recipe and photo courtesy of Eat Yourself Skinny

BROCCOLI GRAPE HARVEST SALAD

CARROT APPLE AND WALNUT SALAD
Recipe and photo courtesy of Natasha’s Kitchen

CARROT APPLE AND WALNUT SALAD

VEGETABLE TACO PASTA SALAD
Recipe and photo courtesy of Cook Nourish Bliss

VEGETABLE TACO PASTA SALAD

DESSERTS
FLOURLESS CHOCOLATE CHIP BROWNIES
Recipe and photo courtesy of Zesty Olive

Flourless Chocolate Brownie

BLUEBERRY CRUMBLE
Recipe and photo courtesy of Natasha’s Kitchen

BLUEBERRY CRUMBLE


NO-BAKE FROZEN MARGARITA PIE
Recipe and photo courtesy of Five Heart Home

NO-BAKE FROZEN MARGARITA PIE

BEVERAGES
PERFECT LEMONADE
Recipe and photo courtesy of Simply Recipes

PERFECT LEMONADE

BERRY SPRITZER
Recipe and photo courtesy of The Gracious Wife

BERRY SPRITZER

WATERMELON SLUSHIE
Recipe and photo courtesy of Zesty Olive
Watermelon lemonade slushie


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Eco Friendly Lunch Box Essentials For Adults

Eco Friendly Lunch Box Essentials For Adults

Eco Friendly Lunch Box Essentials For Adults

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Whether you’re going back to school, back to work, or just traveling, here’s a list of eco friendly lunch boxes for adults. You’ll be amazed at the designs and innovations available today and impressed that you can have a stylish, functional and non-toxic way to carry your lunch (or breakfast, or snack!).

Stainless Steel Bento Box Lunch Box Set With Black Neoprene Lunch Bag
Three-tier stainless steel Bento lunch box is dishwasher safe and free of BPA, PVC , BPS or Phthalates. Carrying bag included.

Vaya Tyffyn 1000 ml Insulated Lunch Box with Bag Mat
Advanced thermal insulation keeps your food warm or cold for up to 5 hours without heat or refrigeration. Leak-proof, non-toxic and eco-friendly. Comes in many other colors and designs. This would be perfect to carry veggies such as Baked Scalloped Potatoes or Bourbon Pecan Mashed Sweet Potatoes.

YOHOOLYO Electric Lunch Box Food Heater Portable with Removable Stainless Steel Container
Perfect for school or office, the removable stainless steel container lets you safely heat your food without the use of a microwave. Outer shell is made from environmentally friendly and nontoxic food grade material. Comes in other colors, as well. I bet some leftover Dutch Oven Balsamic Chicken and Veggies would be great to carry in this lunch box!

SoYoung Large Cooler Bag
Made from linen, it’s insulated, leak-proof and machine washable, too. Can be worn as a cross bag, backpack, or carried  by hand. Comes in many other designs, as well. It is PVC, phthalate, lead, & BPA free.

Organic Bento lunch box.
Looking for an eco-friendly utilitarian lunch box? This one is made of rice husk without any chemical additives and is 100% biodegradable. It’s even dishwasher and microwave safe. Comes with attached spork.

Stainless Steel Travel Mug / Thermos
Okay, this thermos can apparently do. it. all. Seriously. It’s also a tea infuser (comes with tea-leaf strainer), it’s also double-wall insulated for hot coffee, tea, or soup or for cold fruit. Comes in different colors and sizes, too. I bet this Cherry Vanilla Protein Smoothie would go great in this thermos!

2 Pack Rustproof Stainless Steel Tableware Dinnerware with Carrying Case
Re-use your cutlery and save waste! This gorgeous stainless steel set comes with its own carrying case (other color choices available) for easy storage and packing.

Earthwise Insulated Lunch Bag Jute Tote (2-pack) 
With its zipper-top closure, this eco-friendly bag will keep your food warm or cold. It folds easily for storage in your car, kitchen, or at work.

Nucucina Slim Bento Lunch Box Set
This leak-proof, air-tight and BPA-free slim design fits perfectly in your briefcase, tote or backpack. Comes with cutlery, too! You could pack it with some refreshing fruit like this Melon Ball Salad or some Loaded Baked Potato Salad.


Lunch Bag – Tan Waxed Canvas
Just want to brown bag it and forget the electronics and multi-layers of bento-like containers? Then check out this waxed canvas re-usable bag. Très chic. 😉

Planet Wise Zipper Sandwich Bag
Reusable, made in the USA, and PVC, BPA, latex, pthalate and lead free.

Ice Pack for Lunch Boxes
Completely non-toxic and sweat-proof! Comes in other designs if pink birds aren’t your thing.

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