Avocado Salsa aka Texas Caviar


I found this recipe for Avocado Salsa years ago and I make it quite a few times a year-I am a huge lover of guacamole and salsa, so why not mix them together?! I've heard recipes similar to this called "Texas Caviar", but call it what you will- I just call it delicious! Every time I make it, I seem to tweak a couple things based on ingredients I have on-hand, but the general taste is always the same. My husband loves guacamole, but he hates chunky vegetables, so this salsa does not go over well … [Read more...]

Easy Chicken Empanadas


Hello again Somewhat Simple readers! I have such a delicious recipe to share today. These easy chicken empanadas are fantastic, and so simple and quick to make too! They make a perfect snack or light dinner with a little salad. I think they would be an awesome addition to your Cinco de Mayo party next week, or a hit at any summer party! I really can't say which part of these empanadas is my favorite… I can't decide between the buttery pie crust and the warm creamy filling! I used my very f … [Read more...]

Recipe for Sweet and Savory Crock Pot Meatballs

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My family LOVES meatballs so we make a variety of recipes using them quite often. I've shared our Sweet and Tangy Meatballs recipe, which has an awesome flavor, but the recipe I am going to share with you today is not only very delicious, but it is even simpler to make. ANNNND these crock pot meatballs are made using only 3 ingredients that you literally place in the slow cooker and forget about until you are ready to eat. I love easy foods that tempt my taste buds! Ingredients: 1- 2lb bag … [Read more...]

Super Bowl Food


Happy 2014!   After Christmas has come and gone, everyone focuses on Valentine's Day - but in the land of the sports fanatics, there's another holiday coming up before LOVE day, and that's SUPER BOWL SUNDAY.  Whether you're hosting a party, attending a party, or just quietly watching at home with your family, there's bound to be a recipe in this Super Bowl Food list for you!   From appetizers to main meals, here are a slew of recipes perfect for any size Super Bowl party!   5 Minute Salsa … [Read more...]

Pizza Bites

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These pizza bites are so simple to make. They start with refrigerated crescent roll dough and are finished in less than thirty minutes flat! They are perfect for that football party you are hosting or even a board game night with friends and family. Just top crescent rolls with your favorite pizza toppings and cheese, then roll up and bake. How easy does that sound? Please note that in the picture above I've put the toppings over the cheese instead of on the crescent roll like the … [Read more...]