Avocado Cilantro Dip

Avocado Cilantro Dip

This healthy Avocado Cilantro Dip is great with veggies, pita chips or tortilla chips. The avocado makes is so creamy and smooth and the serrano pepper adds just enough heat! I super love avocados. SUPER love them. They are so good for you and you wouldn't even know it. They taste so decadent (yes, I said decadent while describing an avocado), all creamy and delicious. Did you know avocados are technically a fruit? Now you've learned something new today. I love them on turkey sandwiches, … [Read more...]

Banana Split Smoothie

Banana Split Smoothies

This Banana Split Smoothie has all the flavors of a banana split for you to enjoy in this fabulous smoothie! Enjoy for breakfast, dessert, or whenever your heart desires! Hey everyone! It's Jaren from Diary of a Recipe Collector here to share another treat with you today! So we are kind of in the middle of winter here, and I don't know about you, but I miss the sunny warm days already. After Christmas, I kind of get over the whole "I wish it would be cold" feeling. Now I know those of you … [Read more...]

Lemon Dill Dip

Lemon Dill Dip

This refreshing Lemon Dill Dip is yummy with veggies or chips. I love dipping pita chips when I make this. I love dips for my carrots and broccoli. They just need it. Whether it's hummus or some other dip, I am all about it. When I made this particular dip, I was having issues with my dumb zester. So I hopped on Amazon and ordered a new one. It just arrived and I can't wait to zest all the things. It comes highly recommended by my blogger friends so I know it'll be a great one. I used plain … [Read more...]

Ranch and Dill Oyster Crackers

Ranch and Dill Oyster Crackers

These Ranch and Dill Oyster Crackers are the perfect snack for game day or for gifting. One taste and you'll be hooked! Hi everyone! My name is Eva, and I blog over at Eva Bakes. I am thrilled to be joining you today as a new contributor at Mandy's Recipe Box. Today I wanted to share with you a recipe that really puts the "crack" in crackers. My manager at work made these for me last year around the holidays, and my family and I could not stop eating these crackers! We would each take a … [Read more...]

Totally Talented Tuesday’s #77


Make sure you enter my awesome giveaways HERE and HERE! Gift cards, ya'll. Now on to the show! Lots of yummy and fun stuff linked up last week! Take a look at the features: Most viewed post: Ham and Pickle Bites from The Kitchen is My Playground other faves: Ear Warmer Beginning Crochet Patterns from LW Vogue Asian Chicken Nuggets from The Chunky Chef Easy Homemade Soap from Confessions of an Overworked Mom 2 ingredient Strawberry Fudge from Raining Hot Coupons Skinny … [Read more...]

Cream Cheese Mints

Cream Cheese Mints

Follow my blog with Bloglovin These Cream Cheese Mints are a tasty little treat! Perfect for after dinner or gift giving any time. I shared these babies back in December over on Pretty Providence, but you need the recipe again because how cute would these be in red, pink and white for Valentine's Day? So DANG cute, that's what. Or in pastels for Easter! These mints are so easy to make it's almost not even a recipe. And you don't even need a fancy piping tool to make them. You could just put … [Read more...]

Pizza Hut “Flavor of Now”

Pizza Hut #flavorofnow

I have always loved eating Pizza Hut pizza. No lie. I always order a pizza with chicken, tomatoes and bacon on it. It's my favorite. Then I sprinkle some Parmesan cheese all over it. It's the best. But then I heard about their new Flavor of Now menu and had to try it. I went on a lunch date with my husband and loved the new menu. They have 5 new toppings (premium salami, sliced banana peppers, classic meatballs, fresh spinach, Peruvian cherry peppers), 6 bold sauces (classic marinara, premium … [Read more...]

Best Recipes & DIY Projects Link party #79


Thanks for participating in the Best Recipes and DIY Projects Party last week! We're thrilled to share some of our favorite links from last week's link party with you. We all know that breakfast is the most important meal of the day. Have you made a resolution to eat better breakfasts in 2015? Some really delicious breakfast options were linked up to the party over the weekend, so we're going to share some that you might want to consider making a part of your morning. Yum! Homemade Granola … [Read more...]

$100 VISA Gift Card Giveaway!


Who couldn't use an extra hundred bucks?! Spend it on something fun, though. That's an order! Or use it on groceries if you must, as long as you at least buy some chocolate or Diet Coke or whatever your "thing" is, mmk? This giveaway is brought to by the awesome ladies of Pretty Providence and their fabulous team of contributors, like me! Check them all out below. And then use the rafflecopter form at the end to enter this awesome giveaway. a Rafflecopter giveaway … [Read more...]