Appetizers

Spiced Chicken Skewers on Avocado Purée

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These Spiced Chicken Skewers on Avocado Purée scream summer BBQ. They are super easy to put together and taste delicious! They are not-too-spicy and have a bunch of vibrant flavors going on like coriander, ginger and cinnamon. If you like avocado then you’ll love the puree that goes alongside the chicken. A great pair indeed. […]

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Popcorn Shrimp with Creamy Sweet Chili Dip

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Popcorn shrimp hits the spot anytime. I love that it doubles as an appetizer or a quick dinner. Plus, paired with this creamy sweet chili dip, it really makes it extra special. What’s great about this version is that the popcorn shrimp are baked, not fried, plus the dip is made with greek yogurt instead […]

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Quinoa Pizza Bites

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Pizza in any way, shape or form is welcomed by me, and most kids. Anything that reminds me of pizza makes me very happy. That’s why I love these quinoa pizza bites. I’ve seen some variations on Pinterest and wanted to come up with my own version. I love that these are gluten-free (just be […]

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Healthy Crab Tarts

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Creamy dips and appetizers are always the hit at any party. (Um, hello hot spinach and artichoke dip!) I mean, what’s not to love. Gooey, creamy dips and spreads are at every holiday function. Coming up with healthy appetizers is tough. Fruit and veggies simply don’t cut it. While they are great things to have […]

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Healthy Hot Spinach & Artichoke Dip

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In my group of friends, hot spinach and artichoke dip is always a welcomed appetizer at parties. As delicious as it is, most spinach and artichoke dips (especially those found at restaurants) are extremely high in calories and fat. Since I love it so much, I wanted to come up with a version that still […]

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Coconut Shrimp

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We used to go this seafood restaurant and they had Coconut Shrimp on their menu. Even when I was a kid, it was something I would order every time.  I know it must’ve been fried, and they served it with a sweet sauce. Everyone at the table loved them, it was just one of those […]

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