Welcome! Enjoy my favorites or hunt around and make these your own! I especially recommend the party themes, burgers, pizzas, smoothies, and uses for leftovers!

Appetizers & Dips

Oreo Dip
Grilled Pineapple Salsa
Greek Dip
Everything Bagel Cream Cheese Dip
Arancini
Buffalo Chicken Wontons
Creamy Spinach Enchiladas & Avocado Eggrolls
Pizza Dip
Crab Rangoons
Mini Spinach & Artichoke Dip Cups
Three Bean Fiesta
Coconutty Shrimp
Cobb Salad Dip
Bacon Bread
Spinach and Artichoke Nachos
Pork & Veggie Spring Rolls
Pumpkin Fluff Dip
Chicken Bacon Ranch Spring Rolls
Roasted Onion Jam
Potato Skins with Onion Dip Seasoning
Burrata & Crostini Bar
Hot French Onion Dip
Carrot Shaped Cheese Ball

 

Bacon

Bacon Ranch Mac & Cheese
BLT Pizza
Bacon Jam Bacon & Beer Festival
Potato, Leek & Bacon Pizza
Breakfast Pizza
Bacon Wrapped Burgers
Chicken Bacon Ranch Wraps Avocado BLT
Bacon Wrapped Scallops
Bacon Caramel Corn
Bacon Gouda & Butternut Squash Pizza
Corn & Bacon Chowder
Bacon & Leek Crepes
BLT Pasta Salad
Bacon & Cheese Panini with Peach Compote
Scallop BLT Pizza
Quiche Lorraine
Chicken Bacon Ranch Pasta
Pasta Carbonara
Bacon and Pear Flatbread
Bacon, Manchego & Apple Quesadilla
Breakfast Panini
BLT Panini
Bacon & Cheddar Biscuits
Bacon, Eggs, and Grain Breakfast Bowl

 

Breakfast

Pumpkin Muffins
Cheese Danish Squares
Breakfast Pizza (and another Breakfast Pizza!)
Almond Joy Yogurt Parfait
Banana Streusel Muffins
Italian Stuffed French Toast
Top Your Own Oatmeal Bar
Egg in a Toast Hole
Hosting Brunch Tips
Peanut Butter, Nutella, & Pear
Everything Bagel Spiced Breakfast Pizza
Breakfast Burrito to Freeze
Chunky Monkey Pancakes
Pumpkin Coffee Cake
Biscuits & Gravy
Easiest Banana Muffins
Peanut Butter Banana Bread
Huevos Rancheros
Sausage Puff Pastry Roll Up
Blueberry & Brie Stuffed Waffles
Quiche with Bacon and Spinach
Pigs In a Blanket
Cinnamon Roll Waffles
Breakfast Burgers with Fried Egg
Pumpkin Bread French Toast
Apple Cider Oatmeal
Eggnog French Toast
Kale & Mushroom Strata
Maple Peanut Butter Granola
Breakfast Panini
Apple Cinnamon Rolls
CCereal Crusted French Toast
Pulled Pork Eggs Benedict
Breakfast Bake with Ham, Eggs, & Cheese
Bacon, Cheddar, & Caramelized Onion Quiche
Apple Cider Pancakes
Ham & Cheese Pastry Rolls
Bacon, Eggs, and Grain Breakfast Bowl
Spinach Parmesan Biscuits
Puff Pastry Cups with Spinach & Eggs

Burgers

Nacho Burger
Onion Dip Burger
Cheeseburger Calzone
Ranch Chicken Burger
Cowboy Burger
Cheeseburger Pizza
Bacon-Wrapped Burger
Vermont-Inspired Burger Toppings
Salmon Burger
Greek Stuffed Burger
Eggplant & Black Bean Veggie Burger
Black Bean & Butternut Squash Veggie Burger
Stuffed Burgers
Big Mac Pizza
Rodeo Burgers
Breakfast Burgers
Falafel “Burger”
Parisian Burger
BLT Burger
German Burgers
Bruschetta Burgers
Thanksgiving Burgers
Burger Sliders
Steakhouse Burgers
Picnic Burgers with Potato Sticks & Slaw
Cobb Salad Burger
Breakfast Burger Bagel
Smokehouse Burgers
Texan Burger on Texas Toast
Brie & Cranberry Burger

 

Drinks

Smoothie Tips & Tricks
Peanut Butter, Banana, & Nutella Smoothie
Cocoa Eggnog
Strawberry Basil Sangira
Creamsicle Smoothie
White Sangria
Mocha Nut Smoothie
Cranberry Blueberry Sangria
Chocolate Cherry Smoothie
Peanut Butter and Jelly Smoothie
Tropical Mango Smoothie
Iced Passionfruit Tea Lemonade
Cranberry Soda Cocktail
Coconut Almond Milk Smoothie
Green Smoothie w/ Spinach & Avocado
Raspberry Lime Smoothie
Creamsicle Cocktail
Blueberry Pie Smoothie
Pumpkin Smoothie
Sparkling Blueberry Lemonade
Caramel Apple Cider
Nutella Hot Chocolate
Rosemary Hard Lemonade
Almond Joy Smoothie
Quick White Cranberry Sangria
Cantaloupe Smoothie
Strawberry Lemonade Smoothie
Rosemary Hard Lemonade
Nutella Cafe Au Lait at Home

 

Calzones

Calzones Tips & Tricks
Turkey Meatball & Spinach Calzone
Chicken Cordon Bleu Calzone
Cheeseburger Calzone
Spinach & Artichoke Calzone
Prosciutto, Apple and Brie Calzone
Sausage & Peppers Calzone
Broccolini & Cheddar Calzone
BBQ Chicken & Onion Calzone
Sausage and Peppers Calzone
Chicken, Broccoli, Alfredo Calzone
Chicken Parmesan Calzone
Peppers and Meatball Calzone
Chicken Sausage, Apple, and Onion Calzone
Chicken Meatball, Creamed Spinach & Tomato Calzone

 

Chicken & Turkey

Chicken Francese
Chicken Parmesan Pizza
Teriyaki Chicken with Pineapple Salsa
Pork Tamale Pie
Stuffed Chicken Parmesan
Ricotta and Pesto Pizza
Thai Chicken Wraps
Honey Mustard Crusted Chicken
Turkey Panini
BBQ Chicken Pasta
Chicken Pot Pie With Biscuit Topping
BBQ Chicken Bubble Up Pizza
Chicken & Waffles
Maple Dijon Chicken
Chicken Marsala
Turkey Meatballs with Garlic Sauce
Caprese Stuffed Chicken
Chicken and Waffle Panini
Roasted Garlic Chicken
Asian Slaw Salad with Peanut Butter Chicken
Chicken Bacon Ranch Pasta
Chicken Parmesan Cups
Chicken & Wild Rice Bake
Chicken & Kale Enchiladas
Tomato Basil Topped Chicken Cutlets
Tuscan Herbed Chicken & White Beans
Queso Smothered Chicken
Chicken Parmesan Meatballs
Chicken with Garlicky Veggie Sauce over Polenta

 

Favorite Meals

Kale Pesto Topped Pork Chops over Polenta
Loaded Potato Pizza
Duck with Crispy Skin from Prague
Mexican Cooking Class in Cozumel
Duck Fat French Fries
Southern Fried Chicken
Sangria & Paella in Barcelona
Neapolitan Pizza in Italy
Quebec City Meals
Parisian Burger
Mexican Mac and Cheese
Pork Tenderloin with Balsamic Cherries

 

Party Themes

Apps & ‘Zerts
Mac & Cheese Taste Off
Oatmeal Bar
Nail Polish Color Inspired Potluck
Olympic Themed
Wine-Off
Mini Food Potluck
Father’s Day Themes
Take Out Party
Brunch Tips & Yogurt Parfait Bar
Fall Foods Potluck
Chili Cookoff
Playing Chopped at Home
Chopped
Rainbow Potluck Indoor Picnic
Pumpkin Beer Tasting Party
Back-To-School Potluck
Fondue Party
Top Your Own Potato Bar

 

Sandwiches

Chicken & Pear Sandwich
Greek Meatball Wraps
Panini Tips
Grilled Chicken Sandwich with BBQ Ranch Sauce
Meatball Subs on Garlic Bread
Grilled Turkey Rachel
Hot Ham & Cheese with Poppyseed Sauce
Thanksgiving Sandwich
Avocado BLT
Southern Chicken & Biscuit Sandwich
Baked Falafel
Bacon Chicken Ranch Wrap
Turkey, Cranberry, & Brie Panini
Curry Chicken Salad
Peanut Butter, Nutella, and Pear Sandwich
Italian Subs
Thai Chicken Wraps
Open Faced Greek Pockets
Italian Grilled Cheese
Bacon & Cheese Panini with Peach Compote
Pizza Grilled Cheese
Chicken Parmesan Subs
Fig & Prosciutto Panini
Chicken and Waffle Panini
Cuban Panini
Breakfast Panini
Bacon, Manchego & Apple Quesadilla
Meatball Panini, not sub
Ultimate BLT Panini
Ham & Havarti Melt
Chicken Salad with Radish & Blueberries
Pulled Pork Panini with Slaw
Eggplant Parmesan Sandwiches
Grilled Cheese with Apple & Sweet Potato
Angry Shrimp Wraps
Apple, Cheddar, and Apple Butter Panini
Mexican BLT with Taco-spiced Mayo
Cobb Salad Lettuce Wraps
Asian Inspired Meatballs
Salad Bar
Breadcrumb Topped Pasta
Spinach & Artichoke Pockets
1-Dish Smoky Sausage Pasta
Antipasto Salad
Butter Dijon Couscous
Butternut Squash & Black Bean Enchiladas
Baked Falafel
Marinated Chicken Kebabs
Shrimp and Edemame Couscous Salad
Zucchini & Burrata Pasta
Sesame Noodles
Mexican Stuffed Peppers
White Bean Cassoulet
Creamy Tomato Basil Pasta
Stuffed Acorn Squash
Greek Kofta Salad
Bacon & Pear Flatbread
Ham & Spinach Puff Pastry Turnovers
Baked Gnocchi with Meatsauce
Turkey Kielbasa & Peppers over Rice
Swedish Meatballs
Pork Tacos with Pineapple & Pomegranate Molasses
Sweet Potato Taco
Lentils with Carrots & Spinach, topped with Chicken Sausage

 

Slow (but worth the wait)

Perfect Pulled Pork
Bacon Jam
Bolognese
Greek Pastitsio
Chinese Pork in the Crock-Pot
Chorizo & Polenta Bake
Butternut Squash Lasagna
White Chicken & Spinach Lasagna
Pumpkin Risotto
Traditional Lasagna
Chorizo Tacos with Candied Sweet Potatoes
Crockpot Chicken Mole
Risotto with Grilled Asparagus and Lobster
Crockpot Pork Tenderloin
Crockpot Cassoulet

 

Pizzas

Stuffed Crust Pizza
Bacon Butternut Squash & Gouda Pizza
Chicken Parmesan Pizza
BLT Pizza
Loaded Mashed Potato Pizza
Fig & Prosciutto Pizza
Greek Pita Pizza
Chicken Ricotta & Pesto Pizza
Breakfast Hashbrown Pizza
Eggplant Parmesan Pizza
Potato, Leek & Bacon Pizza
Big Mac Pizza
Taco Pizza
French Bread Pizza
BBQ Chicken Pizza
Sliced Potato Pizza
Deep Dish Pizza
Fiesta Bean Salad
Cheeseburger Pizza
Greek Veggie Pizza
Fontina & Prosciutto Pizza with Arugula 
Breakfast Pizza
Deepdish with Sausage & Creamed Spinach
Pizza Dip
Pork Pizza with Mustard Beer Sauce
Grilled Bruschetta Pizza
BBQ Chicken Bubble Up Pizza
Scallop BLT Pizza
Zucchini and Eggplant Spread Pizza
Pizza Tips
Butternut Squash & Cranberry Pizza
Chicken Broccoli Alfredo Pizza
Bacon & Pear Flatbread
Chicken Ranchero Pizza
Everything Bagel Spiced Breakfast Pizza
Taco Pizzas
Bacon and Pear Flatbread
Greek Chicken Pizza
Brussels Sprouts Pizza
Buffalo Chicken Pizza for one
Veggie Pizza with White Bean Sauce
Pistachio and Sausage Pizza
Teriyaki Chicken Wing Pizza
Beet & Sweet Potato Flatbread
Chicken Taco Pizza
Pear & Feta Flatbreads
Greek Flatbreads with Hummus & Chicken Sausage”
Sausage & Ricotta Pizza”

 

Soups & Salads

Wintry Salad with Pear, Feta, and Bacon
Roasted Cauliflower Soup
Corn, Avocado, and Cucumber Salad
Cobb Salad Lettuce Wraps
Pizza Soup in Breadbowls
White Chicken Chili
Ramen Slaw Salad
Wendy’s Copycat Chili
Broccoli & Cheddar Soup
Salad Bar
Antipasto Salad
Leftovers Veggie Soup
Cream-less Tomato Soup
Chicken Chili
Corn & Bacon Chowder
Tortellini, Spinach, and Sausage Soup
Sherry Tomato Soup
BLT Pasta Salad
Greek Pasta Salad
Cheeseburger Soup
Salad with Warm Bacon Vinaigrette
Curry Carrot Soup
Greek Kofta Salad
Kale Pesto Pasta Salad
Marinated Cucumber Salad
Asian Slaw Salad with Peanut Butter Chicken
Butternut Squash & Apple Soup
Caesar Salad Topped with Grilled Steak or Shrimp
Taco Salad with Avocado Dressing
Chicken & Wild Rice Soup
Salmon over Salad with Creamy Dill Dressing
Tomato Basil Tortellini Soup
Cracked Wheat Greek Salad
Panzanella Salad
Bok Choy with Sesame Dressing
Watermelon & Feta Salad with Arugula
Parmesan Peppercorn Salad Dressing
Basil Vinaigrette on Orzo Salad
Tuna Nicoise Salad with Dijon Vinaigrette Salad
Nectarine & Feta Salad with Honey Mustard Dressing
Spinach Salad with Strawberries and Poppyseed Dressing
Greek Grain Salad
Apple Cider Vinaigrette
Mexican Street Corn
Green Goddess Dressing
Shrimp and Arugula Salad with Chimichurri

 

Pasta

Pumpkin Pasta
Smoky Sausage 1-Pot Pasta
Crunchy Breadcrumb Topped Pasta
BBQ Chicken Pasta
Greek Pasta Salad
Quick Spinach & Artichoke Pasta
Creamy Tomato Basil Pasta
Pasta Carbonara
Chicken Bacon Ranch Pasta
Brown Butter Summer Veggie Pasta
Kale Pesto Pasta Salad
Top Your Own Pasta Bar
Sundried Tomato Pasta
Ham & Cheese Rolled Rosetti Pasta
Pumpkin Mac & Cheese with Gouda Brown Butter Sauce
Spinach Stuffed Shells
Sesame Noodles
Sausage, Broccoli Rabe & Orecchiette
Chicken Meatball Alfredo Pasta with Kale and Cranberries
BLT Pasta
Chicken Cordon Blue Pasta

 

Vegetarian and/or Meatless Meals

Tomato & Ricotta Pie
Falafel “Burger”
Zucchini Pasta with Burrata
Grilled Bruschetta Pizza
Italian Grilled Cheese with Breaded Eggplant
Black Bean & Squash Veggie Burgers
Baked Falafel
Eggplant Parmesan Pizza
Fontina Mac & Cheese with Warm Brussels Sprouts Salad
Spinach & Artichoke Pockets
Sherry Tomato Soup
Sweet Potato & Brussels Sprout Hash
Roasted Cauliflower Soup
Butternut Squash Lasagna
Greek Veggie Pizza
Zucchini & Eggplant Spread Pizza
Brussels Sprouts with Apples in Mustard Dressing
Roasted Butternut Squash & Cranberry Pizza
Parmesan Pesto Tilapia
Curry Carrot Soup
Kale Mac & Cheese
Mojito Shrimp
Zucchini Fritters
Brown Butter Veggie Pasta
Crabcakes with Remolade
Roasted Red Pepper Romanesco Sauce
Pumpkin Mac & Cheese with Gouda Brown Butter Sauce
Veggie Pizza with White Bean Sauce
Lobster Cakes
Beet & Sweet Potato Flatbread
Quick Greek Quinoa Bowls
Apple, Cheddar, and Apple Butter Panini
Feta & Herb Crusted Salmon
Sweet Corn & Arugula Risotto

Leftovers Uses

Butternut Squash and Black Bean Enchiladas
Polenta Cakes
Sweet Potato, Bacon, & Brussels Sprouts Hash
Mess Soup
Spinach and Artichoke Nachos with Chicken
Stuffed Acorn Squash
Couscous Salad using Frozen Shrimp and Edamame
Pulled Pork Tacos
Salad Bar
“Pizza Soup” in bread bowls
Spinach & Artichoke Pockets
Lobster Cakes
Orange Pomegranate Salsa over Grilled Chicken
Chili over Cornbread Waffles
Caesar Brussels Sprouts
Caesar Asparagus
Spinach Squares
Southwestern Sweet Potato Black Bean Patties

 

Desserts (from a non-baker)

Peanut Butter Cups
S’mores Bread Pudding
Apple Cider Cookies
Peanut Butter Mini-Chip Ice Cream
Black Forest Bread Pudding
Caramel Cheesecake Dip for Apples
Cookie Dough Truffles 
Pumpkin Whoopie Pies with Maple Cream
Oreo Dip with Chocolate Graham Crackers
Apple Oatmeal Toffee Drop Cookies
Peanut Butter & Jelly Bars (aka, the gramwich)
Oatmeal Whoopie Pies
Thin Mint Ice Cream
No-Fail Fudge
Cream Cheese Danish Squares
Easy, 1-Pan Chocolate Cake
Girl Scout Cookie Bars
Lighter Lemon Squares
S’mores Squares