Appetizers Recipes

Perfect Bruschetta

I am so happy right now because the tomatoes in our garden are finally ripening.  And that means making bruschetta.  It is my favorite thing to do with the garden tomatoes.  They have so much flavor, and since tomatoes are the star of bruschetta, it is the perfect thing to use them for.  If you
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Zucchini Parmesan Crisps

This weekend we had a garden supper.  Some friends of ours who also like to garden and my husband and I got together for dinner and ate a meal where most of the ingredients came from one of our gardens.  When I first  had the idea of a garden dinner, I had imagined dining in
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Tomatillo Chipotle Salsa

We love salsa in our family.  Whenever we go to a Mexican food restaurant, I think they lose money on us because of all the salsa we consume while there.  Each of us has our favorite kind.  My husband loves the chunky salsa, my daughter, pico de gallo, and I love anything with chipotle flavor.  Recently, I
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Homemade Nacho Cheese Sauce

I was going through my recipes this week, when I stumbled across a recipe for homemade nacho cheese sauce.  I had never noticed it at the bottom of the page of a different recipe.  I was so happy to find it.  I have always hesitated to use the store-bought cheese sauce, even though it tastes
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Everything But The Kitchen Sink Salsa

Christmas Eve is approaching, and our family has the tradition of eating Mexican food that night.  I usually fix enchiladas, posole, and tamales.  Tamales are very popular in Arizona at Christmas time.  My mom and I have tried making them before, but we don’t quite have the hang of it yet.  We buy them from
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