Category: Appetizers

Our easy, delicious vegan appetizers, all together for your quick use! We have appetizers for all occasions and get-togethers.

Appetizers, Fewer Than 6 Ingredients, Game Day, Sandwiches, Snacks, Summer Holidays, Vegetables

Spinach Hummus Veggie Wraps

These tasty spinach hummus veggie wraps are delicious, good for you, and colorful! We are so lucky to live in a warm environment, where picnics in November or December are not unusual and we have festivals year ’round. So during Thanksgiving weekend this year, Mr. Key Lime and I had a very pleasant picnic in […]

Appetizers, Condiments, Fewer Than 6 Ingredients, Gluten Free, Kitchen Basics, Oven Dishes, Pasta & Noodles, Pizzas

Kitchen Basics: Roasted Garlic

One of my favorite kitchen basics, roasted garlic is one of those foods that you won’t be able to live without once you’ve made it. You can roast several garlic heads and use them at once, or keep them in the fridge or freezer for later. Roasted garlic can be used on pasta, spread on […]

tex-mex portobello waffle fries
Appetizers, Fewer Than 6 Ingredients, Game Day, Mexican Cuisine, Snacks, Southern US Cuisine

Tex-Mex Portobello Waffle Fries

Looking for a quick and tasty game day snack this fall? These Tex-Mex portobello waffle fries will be a hit at your football party! Nothing says Tex-Mex like a spicy combo of taco seasoning, barbecue sauce and jalapeños. As with nachos, for this recipe you can add other seasonings and toppings to suit your taste. […]

3 simple grilled fruits
Appetizers, Desserts, Fruit, Gluten Free, Snacks

3 Simple Grilled Fruits

These 3 simple grilled fruits are a super fun addition to any cookout! Prepare them ahead and have them ready to go on the indoor or outdoor grill with your meal or as a fresh summer dessert. Usually I am working with recipes making not-so-healthy foods a little healthier. This time, I’m afraid, adding brown […]

easy basic scallion pancakes
Appetizers, Breads, East Asian Cuisine, Fewer Than 6 Ingredients, One Pot Dishes, Sides, Snacks, Stove Top Dishes

Easy Basic Scallion Pancakes

The many recipes for easy, basic scallion pancakes originate from a time so long ago that no one is sure when they were first made. We know that the pancakes originated in China, and were taken to Italy by Marco Polo, but that seems to be about it for the history. There are lots of […]

avocado spinach artichoke dip
Appetizers, Dips and Salsas, Game Day, Gluten Free, Snacks, Summer Holidays, Vegetables

Spicy Avocado Spinach Artichoke Dip

Summer is the best time for a classic, fresh, avocado spinach artichoke dip. This dip is good with pita chips, tortilla chips, crusty bread and veggies. I eat mine with fresh carrot chips. I had to try my hand at making my own version of this dip!  Mine is a little more spicy, but with […]