Category: Rockin’ Appetizers

Citrus Shrimp Ceviche Salad with Avocado and Cucumber

Shrimp Boats

Super healthy and delish! Get your skinny on with this one. It’s fabo for a girlfriend’s luncheon or for appetizers. Fresh off-the-boat shrimp is best but if you haven’t got it, precooked frozen takes less prep and marination. 16-20 Raw…

Humus A Mediterranean Chick Pea Dip or Spread

Chick Peas

Humus isn’t the prettiest of dishes but what it lacks in beauty, it more than makes up for in taste. Spruce it up with a handful of peas, a little red pepper, or chopped olives. It’s excellent as a dip…

Celery Cream Bisque A Heart Warming Soup

Celery

When Winter’s threads weave their way ’round your bones, nothing, no nothing will do but a bowl soup. This one’s a tummy snuggler so expect to cozy on down with your beloved. 2 Tbsps. Olive Oil plus 2 Tbsps. Butter…

Mediterranean Orange and Avocado Salad

Avocado

It’s so tasty that you can almost feel your brain’s neurons firing off while eating it. Besides that, it’s incredibly pretty…bright oranges, creamy greens, and rings of red! It’s the perfect girlfriends’ luncheon salad. 2 Oranges, peeled and sliced thinly…

Heavenly Bacon and Chicken Wrapped Jalapeno Poppers

Bacon

A délicieux appetizer that will drive everyone wild!  I’m a wuss when it comes to the heat factor, so I deseed and devein the jalapenos before stuffin’ and wrappin’ them.  But to each his own and if you’re a heat…

Zen Pot Stickers Parcels of Joy

Vancouver's China Town

In Vancouver’s China Town, there was a place, whose name I’ve long forgotten, where I often downed bowls of steaming broth with barbequed duck and pot stickers that were quite simply Zen.  It was a starving art student’s dream!  This…

French Homestyle Split Pea or Lentil Soup

Lentils

Dried lentils and peas are nutrionally rich, high in fiber, and incredibly cheap! They’re a staple in the vegetarian diet and should be included for non-veggies at least three times a week. This French Soup has long been a favorite…

Soba Noodle Soup BLISS in a BOWL

Soba Noodles

So, it’s said follow your bliss. What is my bliss? I am author, artist, gardener, cook, and equestrian. Are they ALL my bliss? I invented a little test to identify bliss. Perhaps it may work for you… Plan your LAST…