Spinach Dip Pasta Salad

Spinach Dip Salad

Spinach Dip Salad

I found this recipe on PInterest and sent a link to my daughter, Emily.  She said exactly what I said upon finding it: omg I never thought to do this!  As much as we love spinach dip, adding pasta to it seemed like a really great idea.  It would be eating spinach dip with soft noodles instead of my preferred Wheat Thins.  Since I love spinach dip, I’d be willing to try it delivered a different way! Continue reading

Dill Pickle Dip

Gob and Gert Gherkin

I love dill pickle potato chips!  The bite of vinegar in a crispy chip is a perfect pairing for me.  I also love a crispy dill pickle, whether it be a spear or a little gherkin.  When I worked in an office and had time to spare between clients, I doodled in my computer’s Paint program and designed a gherkin couple, Gob and Gert Gherkin.  I should play with them again soon.  They always made me smile. Continue reading

Grilled Corn Cowboy Caviar

Grilled Corn Cowboy Caviar

Grilled Corn Cowboy Caviar

We get cravings for what they call ‘cowboy caviar’ here at the castle.  It’s so full of flavor with the multitude of ingredients.  I notice a different ingredient in each bite.  And I’m picky about the chips I use to dip.  I like the smaller round white corn chips.  I don’t like having to struggle to get the loaded chip into my mouth without spilling.  It was time to make a jumbo batch. Continue reading