Parmesan Ranch Dip with Tortellini

Easy Parmesan ranch dp is perfect for school lunches as a dip for veggies, crackers or even pasta! www.lemonsforlulu.com

 Parmesan Ranch Dip and cheese filled tortellini make a snacking good lunch! When I was a kid the best thing about picking out school supplies was shopping for my new lunch box.  My shiny, metal noisy lunch box with it's matching thermos.  I vividly remember my Dukes of Hazard lunch box (forget One Direction, Bo and Luke Duke were IT).  Those were the days. I loved pouring out my juice into the plastic thermos cup.  I … Continue reading →

Mini Taco Tortilla Cups

Mini tortilla cups filled with a taco flavored cream cheese, black beand and lots of veggies! www.lemonsforlulu.com

Good things come in small packages! These Mini Taco Tortilla Cups are packed full of black beans, veggies and a taco flavored cream cheese! These mini bites make an easy meal or a fun appetizer!   No more school lunches!!  Well, until August that is.  No more baggies or stinky lunch boxes, hallelujah!  I’m going to go out on a limb here and say that my kids are probably relieved here too.  There's something liberating about knowing … Continue reading →

Cauliflower Fritters with Tzatziki Sauce

Simple Cauliflower Fritters with Tzatziki sauce www.lemonsforlulu.com

Cauliflower and potatoes are pan fried and served with a simple tzatziki sauce! It doesn’t get better than this! I was such a simpleton when I was a kid.  I mean, it didn’t take much for me to be thoroughly entertained.  I suppose that’s a good trait to have growing up in the 70’s.  The decade of only 4 tv channels that mostly aired adult programming.  No 24 hour Disney Channel for me. One of my favorite ways to pass the time involved a … Continue reading →

BBQ Chipotle Chicken Nachos #AppetizerWeek #PotsandPans Giveaway!

BBQ Chipotle Chicken Nachos www.lemonsforlulu.com

Welcome to Day #5 of Appetizer Week, a multi-blogger event co-hosted by Kim of Cravings of a Lunatic and Kristen from Frugal Antics of a Harried Homemaker. Whether you are a Broncos fan or a Seahawks fan , we wanted to make sure you had plenty of ideas for your game day spread. Each day we will be dishing up a different set of appetizers. We hope you enjoy this fabulous group of recipes. Tune in each day starting with Monday, January 20 and … Continue reading →

Sriracha Chicken Bundles #AppetizerWeek and a #Savorx Giveaway!

Pillsbury Grands Biscuits stuffed with two kinds of cheese and Sriracha coated chicken! www.lemonsforlulu.com

Welcome to Day #4 of Appetizer Week, a multi-blogger event co-hosted by Kim of Cravings of a Lunatic and Kristen from Frugal Antics of a Harried Homemaker. With the big football game coming up, we wanted to make sure you had plenty of ideas for your game day spread. Each day we will be dishing up a different set of appetizers. We hope you enjoy this fabulous group of recipes. Tune in each day starting with Monday, January 20 and ending on … Continue reading →

Baked Pickle Chips #AppetizerWeek

Baked Pickle Chips www.lemonsforlulu.com

Welcome to Day #3 of Appetizer Week, a multi-blogger event co-hosted by Kim of Cravings of a Lunatic and Kristen from Frugal Antics of a Harried Homemaker. Whether you are a Broncos fan or a Seahawks fan , we wanted to make sure you had plenty of ideas for your game day spread. Each day we will be dishing up a different set of appetizers. We hope you enjoy this fabulous group of recipes. Tune in each day starting with Monday, January 20 and … Continue reading →

Homemade Parmesan Soft Pretzel Bites with Marinara Dipping Sauce

Homemade soft pretzel bites with Parmesan Cheese and Italian Seasoning. Served with marinara dipping sauce. www.lemonsforlulu.com

Homemade soft pretzels with buttery Parmesan topping are as easy to make as they are to eat! I was all set to write you a narrative about how obsessed I became with making these pretzel bites after I received a jar of homemade spicy mustard from my neighbor.  I was ready to discuss how once I focus on an idea, I cannot stop thinking about it until it becomes a reality.  And the example I was going to give was how I badgered my husband … Continue reading →

Mango Habanero Chicken Tacos with Creamy Avocado Slaw, Tyson Any’tizer Boneless Chicken Wyngz #GiveMeWyngz

Tyson's Mango Habanero Boneless Any'tizer Chicken Wyngz makes the best chicken tacos!

Need a simple snack, meal or appetizer? Grab some Tyson Any'tizer Boneless Chicken Wingz for a simple chicken meal anytime!     Sometimes, I cannot believe how busy our lives have become. It seems as though there is only one night a week where we can all take a breath and relax together as a family. Between kid activities, church activities, home projects and work, we just can't catch a break! In the chaos that is our life, … Continue reading →

Strawberry Tomato Bruschetta

Strawberry Tomato Bruschetta | lemonsforlulu.com

  Need a healthy appetizer recipe?  Then this recipe for bruschetta is just what you need!  It's light, easy and so flavorful! Anytime anyone asks me to bring food, I volunteer to bring dessert and appetizers!  My two favorite food groups.  Typically I gravitate towards hot, bubbly,  ultra cheesy dips.  The thing with cheesy dips, is you know darn well that you may as well rub that cheesy goodness right on your thighs because … Continue reading →