Easy Cheesy Mexican Dip

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Welcome to Day #2 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… 

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{flourless} Monster Cookie Dough Dip for a #SundaySupper Halloween Party

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#SundaySupper is having a monster of a Halloween Party, so naturally I had to make you {flourless} Monster Cookie Dough Dip!  You’ve seen those recipes for Monster Cookies, right?  Basically they are a peanut butter oatmeal cookie loaded with chocolate chips and M&M’s or other candies.  Well, imagine a bowl full of the cookie dough! … 

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Buffalo Bacon Blue Dip

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First it is Back to School with no time to cook, so many folks resort to fast food, then we roll into Halloween candy and Thanksgiving, well, umm, everything (mmm, pie).  Next December rolls around, and fuhgeddaboutit (I’m from Jersey, I can use that phrase).  January arrives and we are all just getting our healthy… 

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Kid-Friendly Guacamole

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So I know that I already included this recipe with the Mexican Black Bean & Quinoa Burgers, so I suppose this post is sort of a cop out.  But, you know, sometimes life happens… And summer happens… And wine happens… And ice cream happens… And potty-training happens… And this is all within the past week… 

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Balsamic Ketchup… on fries… and tots… and burgers… and eggs… and carrots and peas and cauliflower?!?!

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The Bug needs this shirt… Or this one…   Or maybe even this one… (all shirts and images from Cafe Press) You see, while he is a very good eater, there are some times that he is very picky.  Except when you cover something in some sort of sauce, or give him a little “dip… 

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Avocado Buttermilk Ranch Dressing

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Here is the tasty Avocado Buttermilk Ranch Dressing that I used for this salad.  It would also make a fabulous dip for veggies. Adapted from Avocado Ranch Salad Dressing at Sumptuous Spoonfuls. Avocado Buttermilk Ranch Dressing Author: Brianne @ Cupcakes and Kale Chips Ingredients ⅔ c buttermilk 1 clove of garlic About 4 fresh basil… 

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April Improv Challenge: Peanut Butter & Jelly Cookie Dough Dip (or PB&J Hummus) – plus a vegan option

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Peanut butter and jelly – a classic combination, and the assignment for this month’s Improv Challenge from Frugal Antics of a Harried Homemaker. If you haven’t heard of the Improv Challenge, basically a theme is given, which is two assigned ingredients, then it is up to the participating bloggers to let the creative juices flow, and… 

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Greek Yogurt Blue Cheese Dip or Dressing and, um, my love for Blue Cheese

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I LOVE blue cheese.  LOVE LOVE LOVE!!  There aren’t many things that aren’t made better by adding blue cheese.  Salads, steaks, pizza, sandwiches.  I could go on and on.  Heck, it even makes raw celery edible. One of the worst things about being pregnant was not eating blue cheese.  I know, I know, there are… 

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