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Hotty Toddy Sparklers

Hotty Toddy Sparklers

Hotty Toddy Sparklers 2 cups cubed watermelon 1 cup fresh or frozen blueberries 1 liter chilled lemon lime soda, such as a SodaStream mix, Sprite or 7UP 1 bottle chilled sparkling white grape juice Place the watermelon cubes and the blueberries in a 1-gallon pitcher. Add soda and white wine, if using, and gently mix … Continue reading Hotty Toddy Sparklers

Maroon and White Chicken Salad

Maroon and White Chicken Salad

Maroon and White Chicken Salad 2 cups cooked, shredded skinless chicken breasts 1 cup halved red grapes 1 cup diced Red Delicious apples (or any other sweet, dark red variety) ½ cup chopped pecans ½ cup chopped celery ½ cup nonfat plain Greek yogurt ½ tablespoon cider vinegar 1 teaspoon dried tarragon 1 teaspoon sugar … Continue reading Maroon and White Chicken Salad

J-Sette Drinks

J-Sette Drinks 1 Cup White Piña Colada flavored drink mix 1 Cup Blue G2 Gatorade Ice Fill a glass 1/3 full with Piña Colada drink mix. Fill the glass to the top with ice. Slowly pour the blue Gatorade into the glass. Make sure to pour the liquid directly over an ice cube. If desired, … Continue reading J-Sette Drinks

Homemade Black Cherry Sodas

Homemade Black Cherry Sodas 2 pounds fresh or frozen sweet black cherries (about 6 cups) 2 cups of sugar 1 cup of water 2 liters club soda Combine cherries, sugar, and water in a large saucepan. Bring mixture to a boil. Reduce heat to medium and simmer for 10 minutes. Once cherries get soft, press … Continue reading Homemade Black Cherry Sodas

Hello Dolly Bars

Hello Dolly Bars 1 ½ cups finely crushed graham crackers 1/3 cup butter, melted 3 tablespoons sugar 1 cup chocolate chips 1 cup sweetened shredded coconut 1 cup pecans, chopped 1 (14 oz.) sweetened condensed milk Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Combine graham cracker crumbs, melted butter, and sugar. Press mixture into the bottom of … Continue reading Hello Dolly Bars

Mini Brandy Cheese Balls

Mini Brandy Cheese Balls 1 pound sharp cheddar, grated ½ pound Roquefort cheese, crumbled (could also use bleu cheese) 2 (8 oz.) packages cream cheese, softened 1 small onion, grated 6 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce ¼ cup brandy 2 teaspoons hot sauce ½ teaspoon celery salt ½ teaspoon garlic salt ¼ teaspoon garlic powder 1 cup … Continue reading Mini Brandy Cheese Balls

Margherita Salad

Margherita Salad 2 cups day old bread, cubed ½ cup plus two tablespoons extra virgin olive oil, divided 2 teaspoons salt, divided 2 teaspoons Italian seasoning 2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar ½ teaspoon black pepper 1 pound cherry tomatoes 1 pound ciliegine (small fresh mozzarella balls) 1 ½ cups basil leaves, torn Preheat oven to 350 … Continue reading Margherita Salad

Hot Curried Fruit

Hot Curried Fruit 8 tablespoons (1 stick) unsalted butter 1 heaping cup of brown sugar 2 teaspoons curry powder 1 (14.5 ounce can) each, sliced peaches, sliced pears or pear halves, and pine apple chunks in water, drained 1 (14.5 ounce can) sweet cherries (not cherry pie filling) pitted and drained Preheat oven to 350 … Continue reading Hot Curried Fruit