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New Years Eve Appetizer Round Up

This time of the year is especially challenging for most people when it comes to eating healthy. Decadent food is always on offer and healthier options are rarely available. Exercise usually wains off and eating sugary, fatty foods goes up. Not a good equation for healthy hearts, bodies or minds. That’s why during this time of the year, I like to focus on easy, healthy New Years Eve appetizers that you can either offer to your guests or bring with you to a party.

I’ve spent the last couple of weeks experimenting with different recipes for New Years Eve so I could offer some different options this year. I’ll also be highlighting some popular choices from other blogs so you’ll be sure to find something that tickles your fancy. The titles in red indicate a link to these fab recipes that will leave your guests or friends thinking you’re brilliant. Well you are!

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By on December 30, 2011 in Appetizer, Blog, Cheese, Green Beans, Low Carb, Main Ingredient, Millet, Peppers, Recipes, Salad, Shell Fish, Snack, Soup, Vegetarian, Walnuts

New Years Eve Recipes: Green Beans and Smoked Paprika Pine Nuts

So as we are heading towards the New Years, I like to focus on fun, healthy, real food appetizers that I can serve to my guests. Here’s last years post on some great appy/tapas ideas. I’ve decided to continue the theme this year and I’d love if you got in on the action and contributed to the conversation. Please leave a link in the comment section if you’d like to include a post in the New Years Eve round up. I’ll be posting it on the 30th.

Last year we made prosciutto wrapped asparagus (among many others). This year I want to make green beans. These beans have a few steps but they are worth every one and in 10 minutes this dish can be from fridge to table. Anyone can handle that kind of time commitment, right?

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By on December 23, 2011 in Blog, Green Beans, Main Ingredient, Pine Nuts

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