Easy Bacon and Cream Cheese Appetizer

This Bacon and Cream Cheese Appetizer features at so many of our parties, particularly this time of year. It’s the creation of my wonderful cousin, Esther. Fried onions, bacon and creamy cheese are encased in a pastry shell that is easily made from refrigerated crescent roll dough (croissant dough over here in the UK). This is Read More…

Red Pepper Crostini Topping

What if I told you that appetizer nirvana was only seven ingredients and about half an hour away? Well, you can definitely get excited, because with my Red Pepper Crostini Topping, it is. Like my Easy and Delicious Nacho Dip, Red Pepper Crostini Topping is perfect for entertaining and it’s incredibly easy to make. Calling this recipe Read More…

Easy and Delicious Nacho Dip

Want nachos the quick and easy way? Try this Easy and Delicious Nacho Dip! It’s the work of moments and looks gorgeous on a buffet. I do feel obliged to warn you though, it’s absolutely addictive! You can serve it alongside tortilla chips for traditional nachos or for a healthier option, serve with carrot and celery Read More…

Entertaining Tips for Sparkling Holiday Celebrations

I really enjoy entertaining. One of our favourite things to do is get lots of friends and family together for a drinks and nibbles party. I love to bring out the bubbles and celebrate. There’s nothing like the sound of a popping cork to start a party off right. Of course I always offer lots Read More…

Easy Nacho Dip

Although I was an only child, I had lots of cousins. We were always very close and we used to see a lot of each other when we were growing up in Canada. I’m really lucky that I still get to see most of them fairly frequently despite living 3,500 miles away, but even if Read More…