Category Archives: Snacks

Grinch Kabobs from Nourishing minimalism

Grinch Kabobs from Nourishing minimalism

There are many fabulous Christmas specials and movies that I love to watch throughout the holiday season, but nothing quite compares to The Grinch Who Stole Christmas, both the cartoon and the Jim Carrey version. I remember eagerly awaiting for it to come on television when I was a child and cuddling up under the blankets with some hot chocolate. So I guess it should come as no surprise that it is also one of the kids’ favorite Christmas shows too! So… if you

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Fried Dill Pickles from Uncle Bubbas

Fried Dill Pickles from Uncle Bubbas

 -“Have you ever tried fried pickles ? “

–  “Yes, you read that right.”

I remember eating [too many] pickles as after school snacks when I was younger and I have never kicked that pickle eating habit. Plain, chopped, in dips, on sandwiches…pickles just make everything better. Ok, but fried pickles ?. Although it may sound like something you’d never touch, if you like pickles and you like things fried, you must give them a second thought.

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Ritz Cracker Candy

Ritz Cracker Candy

Am I being clear here? This stuff is so utterly crazy addictive that I have actually sat here and struggled to find words to describe it.  Let me paint this picture for you: it is one of those treats that people take a little handful to start off with, then keep sneaking back for more because they can’t stay away. Embarrassing? Only til y’all try it and see what I’m talking about.
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Crusty Parmesan-Herb Zucchini Bites by Elle

Crusty Parmesan-Herb Zucchini Bites by Elle

We’re meat-eaters. Heathen meat-eaters.

The zucchini is soft and juicy, dressed up in your veggies becomes a healthy alternative to fried mozzarella sticks on your party table, and one thing more you won’t miss the meat. I promise. Plus, your wallet will equally be as happy as your bellies. Variations of this recipe are all over the Internet, however, Elle recipe from Nutritionella take this to a whole new level of crispy-from-the-oven goodness.

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Vegan Popcorn Chicken from Alimentageuse

Vegan Popcorn Chicken from Alimentageuse

Forget going out to a KFC or local fast food restaurant for popcorn chicken. Don’t get me wrong I’m a huge fan of KFC, yes i’m talking about popcorn chicken, YUM. It’s like the best part of KFC with a smaller chicken ratio! But these little bits of soy from Alimentageuse are made to taste like chicken and are crunchy morsels of deliciousness.  Zesty Vegan Popcorn “Chicken” is guaranteed to be a hit with your family, especially your kids. You’ll have to watch yourself while eating this meal – it’s easy to eat the entire batch in one sitting.

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