15 Amazing Appetizer Ideas for Bunco or Girls Night Out

15 Amazing Appetizer Ideas for Bunco or Girls Night Out

Appetizer Inspiration-15 Amazing Recipes That Your Friends Will Love

Girl, you will be The Star Of Girls Night Bunco when you bring one of these delicious apps to the next party! It’s always fun to decide what appetizer to bring to Bunco each month and 15 Amazing Appetizer Ideas for Bunco or Girls Night Out is going to help you decide what you can bring to the next party. There are so many ideas here from so many wonderful food bloggers that you’re sure to find the one (or two) for you!

About now you might be wondering what the heck is bunco?

The most important thing to know right now is that Bunco is really just a great girls night out party where 12 or more of your closest friends get together and roll dice or just hang out and enjoy great food and drinks. And you don’t have to limit it to Bunco. Whatever party you are going to, you will find a great appetizer recipe to bring right here!

If you are intrigued and want to know more about bunco right now, just click here to read about how to get your own Bunco group started! 

Don’t you think that we all kinda get in a rut when it comes to bringing a dish or snack to a party. I find myself picking up a bag of pita chips and a tub of hummus. Someone else always brings a vegetable tray, someone else has a pizza delivered. BORING!!

Now think of a girls night out at your book club or bunco game where everyone brought a unique, almost fancy appetizer. Something you don’t get on a regular basis? Wouldn’t that be nice? Well, I’ve got good news. I’ve done the work for you and put together a list of some recipes that might just get you a little excited about your contribution to the next party.

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Prosciutto Pear Brie En Croute

This first recipe makes me want some RIGHT NOW! Love, love, love baked brie and with pears and Procuitto? How divine and perfect to up your appetizer game with your girlfriends!

You can find this recipe by Valentina at The Baking Fairy, here!

Picture Courtesy of The Baking Fairy

 

Homemade Boursin-Style Cheese

The Saucy Southerner has a creamy, rich recipe for Boursin Style Cheese that you can apparently use on just about anything. Do I need to say more than Cheese? As a topping, dip or whatever, it’s, well, cheese. Yum!

You can find this recipe by The Saucy Southerner, right here! 

Picture courtesy of The Saucy Southerner

Salted Caramel Truffles

The next recipe is from Christina over at xtinaluvspink. All I can say, is when can I have some of these? Salted Caramel anything is the BEST! You will be the star of the show bringing these babies to the party!!

You can find this luscious recipe right here!

Picture courtesy of Christina Luvs Pink

 

Sautéed Spinach Crostini

Now, how about something a little bit healthier? I bet at least half of your group is on a “diet” or trying to eat better. Why temp them with high calorie and fat when you can bring them something this fresh and delicious!

You can find this yummy healthy recipe right here!

Picture courtesy of The Domestic Dietitian

 

Ladybug Caprese

Now, these are just so darn cute that I can’t stand it! How adorable are they? Really? I’m amazed at the cuteness. Oh, and mozzarella, basil and tomatoes are a flavor bomb! And fresh and healthy.

You can find the full recipe here.

Picture courtesy of Lora at Diary of a Mad Hausfrau.

Homemade Spinach Hummus

I don’t know about you but I love a good hummus and I really love that you can make it out of just about anything. This hummus recipe is made with Spinach instead of the usual Chickpea variety. You can’t help but dip your pita in this deliciousness!

See the full recipe here.

Picture courtesy of Jenna at The Urben Life

Radish Butter Spread

Radish Butter Spread? I’ve never heard of this before but it looks interesting and quite yummy.  I love the way the radishes add color to the butter and it looks so elegant. Bread slathered in butter and sprinkled with a little sea salt? Sign me up!

You can find this recipe right here. 

Picture courtesy of Cynthia at Feeding Big

Cranberry Feta Pinwheels

I love this idea! What a fresh take on the usual pinwheels you get every time you go to a party. They’re all the same! With this one, you’ve got some sweet and tart and a bit of delicious feta cheese. Yum!!

You can find this recipe right here.

Picture courtesy of Sarah at the Pajama Chef

Mushroom Leek Turnovers

This next recipe is actually mine as featured on All She Cooks as a guest post. This handheld mini pie is rich and creamy, full of leeks and yummy mushrooms and sour cream.

You can find the full recipe here.

Stuffed Mushrooms

Stuffed Mushrooms are always welcome and lend an elegance to any type of party. This recipe from Monica at Nourish and Fete is no exception. These mushrooms are stuffed with seasoned cream cheese and Parmesan cheese with seasonings. Delicious!

You can find the recipe here.

Picture courtesy of Monica at Nourish and Fete

 

Edamame Basil Hummus

Basil, Edamame Hummus-Doesn’t that just sound delicious? Not only delicious but a very healthy option if you are watching carbs and calories. This would be another winner for the ladies who are watching their weight.

You can find this recipe right here.

Picture courtesy of Join Us Pull Up A Chair

 

Jalapeno Sour Cream Dip & Raw Veggies

Bring on the heat! You’ve got to have some fresh veggies at every party, but this dip is miles ahead of the everyday ranch dressing that’s usually served! Add some celery and carrots on the side and you’ve got a vegetable tray that people will be talking about.

You can find the full recipe here.

Picture courtesy of Sarah at Sarah Cooks The Books

Chipotle Rosemary Roasted Nuts

What’s better at a party than a handful of fresh roasted nuts. Sweet and Salty? Now that’s just a wonderful bonus. These nuts will be just what the doctor ordered!

See the full recipe here.

Picture courtesy of Diane at Hello Fun Seekers

 

Spicy Crispy Baked Chickpeas

This recipe has very few ingredients, is easy to prepare and is a great healthy appetizer option too. My husband is ready for me to make a batch of these babies.

You can find the full recipe here.

Picture courtesy of Kelly at Kelly Lynns Sweets and Treats

 

Crack Deviled Eggs

Deviled Eggs are always welcome at a party. I’m pretty sure that everyone likes deviled eggs unless they are allergic of course, but really, who doesn’t like a good deviled egg? This recipe takes the everyday deviled egg and just kicks it up a notch or two.

You can find the full recipe here. 

Picture courtesy of Mindy at The Mommy Mouse Clubhouse

Do you have any favorite appetizer recipes that you’d like to share? Leave me a comment below. No recipes? That’s ok, I’d love to hear from you anytime!

Thanks for visiting today. Melissa

Family Joy Blog Link Party #68

Family Joy Blog Link Party #68

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It’s time for Family Joy Blog Link Party #68!

Hello, so glad you’re joining us this week for the party. It’s going to be fun!

Add your new or “new to us” family friendly posts below by clicking on the InLinkz button. While you’re here, please take some time to follow your hosts on social media and take a glance at the party rules.

Now, sit back, relax and visit some of the other links at the party to share, pin, stumble, tweet and yum to your hearts content. There’s no telling what new blog you’ll find to follow. Let’s all help each other out and spread the word about our awesome content!

We will be taking a little summer break after the party this week, but mark your calendars because we will be back on June 25th with party #69. The features chosen from this weeks party will be showcased on that date. You might just see your post from this week featured at the next party! See you then.

Now let’s get this party started!

Melissa

 

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Party invite(4)

party hosts (2)

Charlene @ Thinking Outside The Pot: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, Google +, Blog

Samantha @ Sammy Approves: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, Google +, Blog

Cristina @ Ava’s Alphabet: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, Google +, Blog

Charlotte @ Pursue Your Project: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, Google +, Blog

Shamira @ Smiling Notes : Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, Blog

Melissa @ Mel Claire : Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, Blog

Crystal @ Love Inspired Details : Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, Blog

Christene @ Keys To Inspiration : Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, Blog

 

 

recent joys #68

 

 

Thinking Outside The Pot: Instant Pot Cream Cheese Chicken Pasta

Sammy Approves: 8 Steps to Encouraging Your Child’s Individuality

Ava’s Alphabet: Make Your Own Hot Pack

Pursue Your Project: Chicken & Bacon Pressure Cooker Green Beans

Smiling Notes: Healthy Avocado Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Mel Claire: Spinach & Cream Cheese Canneloni

Love Inspired: Decorative Frame Tray

Keys To Inspiration: How to Organize a French Door Refrigerator

 

Last Weeks Featured Posts!

 

The Boondocks Blog : The Tale Of The Happy Chairs

From Play Dates To Parties : 40 + Free Printables For Your Father’s Day

Brooklyn Farm Girl: Mini Coffee Cake Muffins

Syncopated Mama: Homemade Cream Of Chicken Soup

The Kittchen: 20 Minute Chicken Burrito Bowls

Grounded & Surrounded: 15 + Best Clean Eating Summer Treats

A Sprinkle Of Joy: Love Canvas

Bombshell Bling: Frozen S’mores

 

 

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——–Across The Boulevard: Chocolate Pudding Cake——–

 

 

 

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Slow and Pressure Cooker Recipe Link Party

Slow and Pressure Cooker Recipe Link Party

Pressure & Slow Cookers Link Up Party

Welcome to the Slow & Pressure Cooker Link Party!

With Electric Pressure Cookers all the rage nowadays and Slow Cookers still going strong, we knew that there needed to be a place where only those types of recipes are shared.

The place needed to be special because, let’s face it these little kitchen appliances save us hours of time that can be better used taking care of and spending time with our families.

So we decided to host a biweekly Link Party dedicated  only to Pressure Cookers and Slow Cookers. Sounds fun, right? We all need new ideas and recipes and you’re sure to find some here!

You can share as many Slow & Pressure Cooker recipes with us as you would like. No limits! The more the better. We will be pinning and sharing them through out the week. Don’t forget to share the love as well about the party!Have fun and enjoy!

Please remember to only share Slow & Pressure Cooker recipes, ideas and tips!

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The Party Goes Live Wednesdays at 10 Am MST every other week. The link up will be open until Sundays at 10 Am MST.

Slow & Pressure Cookers link up hosts

Follow Your Hosts

Charlene @ Thinking Outside The Pot: Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, Google + & Blog
Charlotte @ Pursue The Project : Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, Google + & Blog
Melissa @ Mel Claire: Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest & Blog

 

Slow & Pressure Cookers link up posts from your hosts

 

Thinking Outside The Pot: Instant Pot Cream Cheese Chicken Pasta
Pursue The Project: Seafood Spiced Pressure Cooker Chicken Wings
Mel Clarie: Crockpot Boston Butt Pulled Pork

 

Features

 

 

Organizing Moms: 10 Incredible Ways You Should Be Using Your Instant Pot
My Thrifty House: Instant Pot or Slow Cooker Dr. Pepper Pulled Pork Sandwiches
Cooking With Carlee:Slow Cooker Corn Casserole From Scratch

 

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Family Joy Blog Link Party #67

Family Joy Blog Link Party #67

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 It’s Time For The Linky Party!

Welcome to Family Joy Blog Link Party #67!.

We’re so glad you decided to join us this week for cooking, crafting and all kinds of other family friendly fun. You’ll find new recipes, DIY projects, crafts, Furniture upcycles, Homeschooling ideas and more right here!

Add your new or “new to us” family friendly posts below by clicking on the InLinkz button. While you’re here, please take some time to follow your hosts on social media and take a glance at the party rules.

Now, sit back, relax and visit some of the other links at the party to share, pin, stumble, tweet and yum to your hearts content. There’s no telling what new blog you’ll find to follow. Let’s all help each other out and spread the word about our awesome content!

Who knows? Your post might just be chosen as a feature for next weeks party!

           Now let’s get this party started!

 

Party invite(4)

party hosts (2)

Charlene @ Thinking Outside The Pot: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, Google +, Blog

Samantha @ Sammy Approves: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, Google +, Blog

Cristina @ Ava’s Alphabet: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, Google +, Blog

Charlotte @ Pursue Your Project: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, Google +, Blog

Shamira @ Smiling Notes : Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, Blog

Melissa @ Mel Claire : Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, Blog

Crystal @ Love Inspired Details : Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, Blog

Christene @ Keys To Inspiration : Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, Blog

 

recent joys #67

 

Thinking Outside The Pot: 5 Simple Laundry Tips

Sammy Approves: Easy Mother’s Day Giving Ideas For Kids Free DIY Mother’s Day Card Template

Ava’s Alphabet: Sparkling White Peach Spritzers

Pursue Your Project: Decreasing Our Clutter With A Pallet Shoe Rack

Smiling Notes: What Not to Pack for Your Next Vacation

Mel Claire: Meal Planning Made Easy In 3 Simple Steps

Love Inspired: How To Create The Perfect Gift Basket

Keys To Inspiration: Spring Cleaning The Easy Way { Free Printable }

Last Weeks Featured Posts!

3 Boys and A Dog : Apple & Pork Chops in Crockpot Recipe

An Extraordinary Day: Make The Best Quick & Easy Beef Taco Meat Recipe-20 minute dinner

My Life From Home: Create With Me: DIY Farmhouse Vases

Sparkle Living Blog: Handmade Felt Succulent Gifts

Across The Boulevard: Coastal Candle Holder from a Terra Cotta Pot

Home E Cat Home: How To Increase Traffic To Your Food Blog

The Turquoise Home: Color Engineer Prints: DIY Large Art on a Budget

Living La Vida Holoka: DIY Metallic Tattooed Flower Pots

 

most clicked link #67

——–Simply September: Mother’s Day Coloring Pages——–

 

 

 

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Family Joy Blog Link Party #66

Family Joy Blog Link Party #66

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 Hello and Welcome to the Party!

 

It’s so good to have you with us today for Family Joy Blog Link Party #66!

Summer will be in full swing in a few short weeks. Are you ready for the heat and summer fun? I know I am. We are headed to the beach tomorrow for some much needed R&R and a quick visit with some old friends we haven’t seen in way too many years. I’m looking forward to the visit but not so much the bathing suit!

 Now it’s time for the Party!!!!!

Bring yourself and your posts to the party and share your favorite content with your fellow attendees. Please follow your hosts and social media and we love comments too! Who knows you might just be featured next week!!

Be sweet and don’t forget to spend a little time here visiting your fellow bloggers sites and sharing their content on your social media channels. Let’s all help each other out!

See you soon,

Melissa

Party invite(4)

party hosts (2)

Charlene @ Thinking Outside The Pot: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, Google +, Blog

Samantha @ Sammy Approves: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, Google +, Blog

Cristina @ Ava’s Alphabet: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, Google +, Blog

Charlotte @ Pursue Your Project: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, Google +, Blog

Shamira @ Smiling Notes : Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, Blog

Melissa @ Mel Claire : Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, Blog

Crystal @ Love Inspired Details : Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, Blog

Christene @ Keys To Inspiration : Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, Blog

recent joys #66

Thinking Outside The Pot: “I Love My Instant Pot” Recipe Book

Sammy Approves: Country Style Biscuits & Gravy, Perfect For Mother’s Day Brunch

Ava’s Alphabet: Hand Painted Flowerpots For Mother’s Day

Pursue Your Project: Our Painted Lady Butterflies Appearance

Smiling Notes: 10 Ways To Pamper Your Mom This Mother’s Day

Mel Claire: Lightened Up She-Crab Soup

Love Inspired: Easy Tripod Lamp

Keys To Inspiration: How To Make Custom Notebooks Using The Cricut Explore

 

Features #66

Find It, Fix It Or Build It : Mother’s Day Gift Ideas & Coupon Codes

DIY Adulation : Easy DIY Star Wars Lamp Makeover

The Interior Frugalista: Antique Chair Spindle Wooden Garden Caddy

The Real Thing With The Coake Family: Spicy Roasted Corn, Chicken and Avocado Salad Recipe

The Kittchen: Buffalo Chicken Macaroni & Cheese

Lolly Jane: 11 Spring Front Porches

My Husband Has Too Many Hobbies: Vacation Keepsake Mason Jars

Flamingo Toes: Tiny Felt Embroidered Donuts

most clicked link #66

——–Grandma’s House DIY: Pinterest Strategy——–

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Party invite(4)

party hosts (2)

Charlene @ Thinking Outside The Pot: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, Google +, Blog

Samantha @ Sammy Approves: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, Google +, Blog

Cristina @ Ava’s Alphabet: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, Google +, Blog

Charlotte @ Pursue Your Project: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, Google +, Blog

Shamira @ Smiling Notes : Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, Blog

Melissa @ Mel Claire : Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, Blog

Crystal @ Love Inspired Details : Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, Blog

Christene @ Keys To Inspiration : Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, Blog

recent joys #66

Thinking Outside The Pot: “I Love My Instant Pot” Recipe Book

Sammy Approves: Country Style Biscuits & Gravy, Perfect For Mother’s Day Brunch

Ava’s Alphabet: Hand Painted Flowerpots For Mother’s Day

Pursue Your Project: Our Painted Lady Butterflies Appearance

Smiling Notes: 10 Ways To Pamper Your Mom This Mother’s Day

Mel Claire: Lightened Up She-Crab Soup

Love Inspired: Easy Tripod Lamp

Keys To Inspiration: How To Make Custom Notebooks Using The Cricut Explore

 

Last Weeks Featured Posts!

 Find It, Fix It Or Build It : Mother’s Day Gift Ideas & Coupon Codes

DIY Adulation : Easy DIY Star Wars Lamp Makeover

The Interior Frugalista: Antique Chair Spindle Wooden Garden Caddy

The Real Thing With The Coake Family: Spicy Roasted Corn, Chicken and Avocado Salad Recipe

The Kittchen: Buffalo Chicken Macaroni & Cheese

Lolly Jane: 11 Spring Front Porches

My Husband Has Too Many Hobbies: Vacation Keepsake Mason Jars

Flamingo Toes: Tiny Felt Embroidered Donuts

most clicked link #66

——–Grandma’s House DIY: Pinterest Strategy——–

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Meal Planning Made Easy In 3 Simple Steps

Meal Planning Made Easy In 3 Simple Steps

Meal Planning Made Easy In 3 Simple Steps!

People all around the world strive to be good parents, wives, husbands, providers and homemakers on a daily basis. This is a hard job. We fail, we succeed, we cry and laugh. There’s probably not as much laughing as crying if you’re like me. But, what we all need is a way to provide healthy, wholesome meals for our families ready and on the table in time for dinner each night.  Meal Planning Made Easy With These 3 Simple Steps will help you get a handle on this all too often dreaded chore that we all face. Unfortunately, this doesn’t happen by itself and there’s no magic wand to wave or robot we can program to do it for us. But, meal planning doesn’t have to be so hard. 3 Easy Steps To Help You Regain Control Of Your Meal Planning will show you how you can master this task like a pro!

 

Meal Planning can be easy with these 3 simple steps! No more last minute grocery shopping!Click To Tweet

Save Time, Money and Decrease Your Stress Level

What if I tell you this will also save you money, time and cut way back on your stress levels?  That sounds even better I bet.  But, just so you’re clear there will be some trade offs.

  • There will not be a need to stop at the fast food joint on your way home from work.
  • You will not be forced or compelled to go to the grocery store every.single.day.
  • You won’t be spending hundreds of extra dollars a month on your frequent trips to the grocery store.
  • You’ll not be stressed and feeling like a failure at the end of a long day when you were unable to get a nutritious meal on the table for your children.

If You’re OK With This, Then Let’s Continue

Get ready to bring your family back to the table for a meal together every single night. Your meal planning starts with an idea of the types of foods you want to serve. You need to know what you have on hand already and what meals you can make with it. Let’s plan those meals or at least have enough of the right ingredients ready at hand. How perfect to have these available when you need to pull together a healthy delicious meal for your family. The great thing about this method is you only buy and cook things your family loves. There are no set menus, you make what you want to make. So what do you need to do first when you are planning this new meal planning lifestyle? To make this easy for you, I have a cute little 3 page printable document that you can get by signing up on my email list. You can get it right now and use it today!

1. Inventory your kitchen including all food in your freezer, refrigerator and pantry.

Write down what you have already that you can use to make a meal. Get to know what you have in stock on a first name basis. Is it something that’s been there for a while and you’ll never use in a 100 years? Give it to a food pantry. Get rid of it because you obviously don’t need it but I bet someone else would be tickled pink to get it!

2. Make a list of meals you can make for one week using the items you have on hand already.

Depending on what you already have, this might be a small list, but you might just be surprised what you have already that can be used. What if you find that you have enough stock that you don’t have to spend your weekly grocery budget at all or very little? Think of what you can do with that extra moolah! Vacation fund, pay off a credit card, whatever you need! Woo Hoo! When you make you list don’t forget to include an entree, side dishes, salads and desserts if those are items your family usually has with meals.

3. On the third list, you’re going to create your grocery shopping list.

Compare your inventory to your menu list and any missing items will go on the grocery list. Already have ground beef and lettuce but burgers are on the list. Add buns, tomatoes, onions and whatever else you might need. You probably didn’t need me to tell you that, but you get the idea! {Don’t forget to sign up for my email list and get the free Meal Planning printable so you can be totally organized for a whole week of meals! It includes a place for your inventory, weekly meal plan and a grocery list.}

Benefits Of Using This Plan

  • It will bring your family closer when you share a meal every evening after a long day of work and school-THIS is the best part of the plan
  • You will save money-this might be a rival for the best part of the plan
  • You’ll rest easy knowing you are providing healthy meals for your family and therefore limiting the amount of fast food they’re consuming
  • You will finally be in control of your kitchen and meals instead of the other way around

Find Great Recipes Right Here

Like I said, I love to cook and I love blogging about my recipes even more. Mine are recipes for real people who don’t spend a fortune on their meals but to whom wholesome and healthy meals are a must. I try to use whole food ingredients for the most part but I don’t go crazy with it. If I need a can of Cream of Mushroom soup to make something I want to make, I use it although sparingly. Check out these Crockpot Potato Leek Soup and Boston Butt Pulled Pork Recipes that you can throw together in the morning before work and have it ready when you walk in the door.

To Recap  (plus some tips):

**Take an inventory of what you already have in your pantry, refrigerator and freezer. Make your list of the items you have that can be used in meals for the next week on the Inventory List you downloaded above. **Next, plan your menu based on the items you already have on hand and that your family will enjoy and actually eat. **Finally, make your grocery list including only the items you need to complete your meal plan for the week. You will find that having the meals planned in advance will help you to reduce your grocery budget. It really all boils down to knowing what you have, what your family will eat and having a plan to prepare the meals in advance. Another really great tip I have is if you are making a stew or soup, always make double what you can eat in one meal. Take half of it and freeze it for later. One week when you plan your meals that frozen meal can be added and guess what? It doesn’t cost you one cent extra and you have a healthy, delicious meal for your family! Do you have any tips or tricks that you’d like to share? I’d love to hear from you, so leave me a comment below. Melissa

Slow Cooker and Pressure Cooker Link Party

Slow Cooker and Pressure Cooker Link Party

Pressure & Slow Cookers Link Up Party

Slow Cooker and Pressure Cooker Link Party

Welcome to our New and Improved Slow Cooker and Pressure Cooker Link Party. What’s changed? Well, we decided that it would be great to include all the wonderful slow cooker recipes that are out there. Who doesn’t like to cook in a Slow Cooker?

Let’s see all your fantastic recipes made in these handy dandy kitchen appliances! Got tips and tricks for using them too? Share those with us too!

Please share as many Slow & Pressure Cooker recipes with us as you would like. The more the better. We will be pinning and sharing them through out the week. Don’t forget to share the love as well about the party! Enjoy!

I just shared my delicious recipe at the Slow and Pressure Cooker Link Party at Melclaire!Click To Tweet

The Party Goes Live Wednesdays at 10 Am MST every other week. The link up will be open until Sundays at 10 Am MST.

Slow & Pressure Cookers link up hosts

Follow Your Hosts

Charlene @ Thinking Outside The Pot: Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, Google + & Blog
Charlotte @ Pursue The Project : Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, Google + & Blog
Melissa @ Mel Claire: Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest & Blog

 

Slow & Pressure Cooker Link Up posts from your hosts #6

Thinking Outside The Pot: “I Love My Instant Pot” Recipe Book
Pursue The Project: Want To Save Money On A Instant Pot? Try Ebay?
Mel Clarie: Nonna’s Slow Cooker Pasta Sauce

 

Features

 

Slow & Pressure Cooker Link Up features #6

Aileen Cooks: Instant Pot Blueberry Oatmeal
The Messy Little Kitchen: Our Meal Plan For Passover + Apricot Currant Compote (in the Instant Pot)
Let’s Celebrate Everything: Instant Pot Mac & Cheese

 

 

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