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Cream Cheese Ranch Rollups

Cream Cheese Ranch Rollups are the easiest and most popular appetizer you could ever make. Rich cream cheese, ranch dressing mix and veggies all rolled into tortillas – these will disappear in a flash at any party! Cream Cheese Ranch Rollups are a true Midwestern gift. The recipe originates from my grandmother. When she gave …

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Pineapple Pecan Cheese Ball

Pineapple Pecan Cheese Ball: Cream cheese mixed with crushed pineapple, peppers, scallions, and pecans – the perfect sweet-salty addition to any party or gathering! This post is sponsored by Diamond of California, but all opinions are 100% my own. Thank you for supporting brands that make this site possible. My aunt is the cheese ball …

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Classic Bruschetta

Classic Bruschetta made with summer-ripe tomatoes, garlic, shallots and loooooove. I looooove tomatoes. Anyone else looooove tomatoes? You know who does not love tomatoes? My mom. Sure, she can get down with tomato sauce and ketchup and tomato soup, but raw tomatoes? Momma Swope does not eat raw tomatoes. Sometimes this is tiring. In a situation …

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