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Our Favorite Party Apps

Hosting a party or need an app to bring? Here are a few of our favorites… An Easy-to-Eat Indian App: Aloo Tikka  Goat-Cheese Stuffed Mushrooms Baked Brie and Artichoke Dip The Perfect Antipasto Plate Easy, Spicy Wasabi Cream Cheese Spread Smoky Jalapeno Poppers Zucchini-Bottomed Pizza Bites Mini-Zucchini Goat Cheese Tarts Tomato Mozzarella Tartlets Smoky Indian […]


Antipasto means, “before the meal”, in Italian.  There is no one way to prepare this appetizer.  The items served depend on the region in Italy you may be visiting.  So being that we are in America, do what American’s do…...

Moxie’s Common-Cold Cure-All

* Adults Only (unless you get alcohol-free echinacea extract) Have that feeling that you’re coming down with something?  Bon Appetit, published this potion, originally made at the no-longer-open, Moxie Rx in Portland Oregon.  The combo...

Crunchy Quinoa Almond Butter Truffles

These are a delicious no guilt dessert or snack for everyone.

Our Favorite Chili Recipes

We here at Tips have a few chili recipes worthy enough to celebrate “National Chili Month” with a kick. Maybe a bang. Possibly with beans or not. With beef… or chicken… or gluten-free (you get the gist). Beef & Beer Chili       White Chili w/Chicken       Vegetarian & Gluten-Free Quinoa Chili   […]

Coconut Kale Green Smoothie

I am trying to get a little healthier this year. I bought all the ingredients for this green smoothie today. I was given the recipe from a nutritionist. It is healthy and tastes great.

Roasted Squash Soup w/Maple-Glazed Bananas

Stumbled upon this beautiful soup in a  Food and Wine 2009 issue. Found it to be very thick the first time I made it. So second time around, I added another cup of water. This definitely helped thin it out, but I also found it needed more cinnamon...