appetizer

Spicy Roasted Red Pepper Hummus

by heidi October 7, 2014
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There are many a day when I comb through the pantry looking for a snack to cure my craving. A handful of potato chips dunked into cottage cheese was my go-to after school treat as a kid that I can’t seem to shake. And yes! Those Hot Tamales will keep […]

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Bacon Wrapped Grilled Peaches with Balsamic Glaze

by heidi September 2, 2014
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The first bite of recipe creating inspiration for me often starts with—you got it—the first bite. Case in point, my dinner last Friday night. Even though it was Labor Day weekend, the mountains delivered a chilly preview of what’s soon to be in store. I love fall. I can’t wait. My […]

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Peel ‘n Eat Beer Steamed Shrimp

by heidi August 14, 2014

I met my husband working at a fancy, schmancy seafood restaurant. It was a lovely setting for a beautiful romance that began with us racing from table to table, sweating it out in standard issue baby blue, long-sleeve, button down shirts that reeked of the deep fryer atop boring black […]

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Chipotle Honey Baked Chicken Wings

by heidi January 26, 2014
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Maybe it’s because I live a relatively drama-free life that I’m so obscenely attracted to spicy food. I’m just not one to drum up a whole lot of drama. I don’t create illnesses to obsess over. I don’t overthink the obvious. I pretty much just let things go. Just get […]

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French Onion Cheese Bread

by heidi January 22, 2014
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Onions. You either love ‘em or leave ‘em. I’ve always been a fan of melty, gooey cheese with a side of soup so of course my French Onion Soup recipe is my downright, most craveable shhhlurp. So when I was assigned with coming up with a craveable appetizer recipe, I set my […]

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