Crab Sliders with Spicy Mayo

    It’s hard to find a good crab cake. Costly crab but too much filler? These cakes strike the perfect balance. Sliders are so popular today and I’m sure a tray of these slider crab cakes would be the […]

Cheesy Garlic Bread

Looking for a simple appetizer to highlight your meal? This mouth-watering cheesy garlic bread will please any family member.  It reminds me of French Bread Pizza – without the sauce! Fresh or day old bread works well here.  Fresh garlic […]

Hot Wing Dip

Hot wings are in all the pubs and restaurants. It’s one of those recipes that was invented by mistake – out of necessity in a restaurant in Upstate New York. A favorite for parties and football grub. This hot wing […]

Sweet-Sour Cocktail Meatballs

Sweet-sour sauce and meatballs are a winning combination, sure to please your guests on many happy occasions. When entertaining friends, appetizers and snacks can be the main course! We are all looking for new  “party pleasers” and ‘Comfy Cuisine’ always […]

Grilled Bacon Wrapped Sweetcorn Recipe

For those of you who love a corn-chowder topped with crispy bacon – this recipe is a must-try!  Such a simple idea – and a great combination – check out the details on Spend with Pennies. This would make a […]

Ham & Cheese Stuffed Biscuits! Only 3 Ingredients

Here’s something very quick, very easy, and very tasty!  No one can deny that ham and cheese are made for each other – particularly when cheese is melted.  This simple idea from Spend with Pennies uses a clever short cut […]

Guacamole Deviled Eggs Recipe

In my opinion eggs are one of the most versatile and easy foods to prepare – boiled, scrambled, fried, poached, omelets, quiches etc… However they often benefit from an additional ingredient – smoked salmon in scrambled egg, grated cheese in […]

Homemade Mozzarella Sticks

These look fun!  Mozzarella isn’t known for being massively flavorsome (it’s perfect in a tri-salad with tomato and avocado – however, that’s another recipe!)  One of its best loved qualities is the way in which it melts – into oozing […]

How To Make Yummy Garlic Dough Balls

Ok, there is always room for garlic dough balls, you can always fit one more in… Garlic dough balls are fun and delicious! These garlic dough balls from ‘Kavitha via Foodista’ take 5 minutes to prepare, 20 minutes to cook and […]

Avocado, Cream Cheese, and Salsa-Stuffed Puff Pastries

Puff pastry, cream cheese, salsa and avocado… That’s all that is required to put a big smile on my face  (Thank you ‘Averie Cooks’!).  It’s also right up my husband’s street! To be honest though, I don’t think I have […]

How To Make Cheesy Garlic Pull-Apart Garlic Rolls

Cheese, garlic, bread rolls, what’s not to love? This recipe is made using ready baked bread rolls, but I think it would also be great with those partly baked rolls you can get from the store. If you wanted to […]

How To Make Vegetable Egg Rolls

Everyone who likes Asian food will probably have tried egg rolls in a restaurant or as part of a takeaway, but how many of you have actually had a go at making some yourself? Vegetable egg rolls make a great […]

How To Make Homemade Hummus (And never buy from the store again!)

We eat loads and loads of hummus, we have it on pitta, to dip vegetables in and my husband and kids even love hummus sandwiches… The thing is, store brought hummus varies in taste and quality from store to store […]

Simple Roasted Tomato Soup Recipe

Now there’s tomato soup, and there’s tomato soup. Tomato soup from a packet or can is fine if you are pressed for time and need something quick. Homemade tomato soup delicious and so quick and easy to make though, HOWEVER, […]