• Baby potatoes with a sour cream bacon blue cheese dip

    Party Potatoes with Bacon Blue Cheese Dip

    January 29, 2020thetipsyhousewife

    Party Potatoes with Blue Cheese Bacon Dip Don’t let the name of this recipe fool you. These are party potatoes but they can be served anytime. Party potatoes make a great snack or side dish for your dinner. The bacon blue cheese dip can also be made to be served with veggies or potato chips too.This recipe for party potatoes with bacon blue cheese dip is super easy to make. I use the Little Potato Company Boomer Gold Potatoes but you can use any small potato of your choice. These party potatoes with bacon blue cheese dip can be served…

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  • sausage and cheese in a fried won ton wrapper

    Crumbled Sausage and Creamy Cheese Won Tons

    January 23, 2020thetipsyhousewife

    Crumbled Sausage and CreamyCheese Won Tons, The Perfect Party Appetizer This is a savory appetizer with crumbled sausage and creamy cheese. Many years ago I had these Sausage and Cheese Won Ton Bites at Mister Tipsy’s Mom’s house. I am obsessed with them. They are delicious, easy to make, affordable, feed a crowd and who doesn’t love a fun finger food? This recipe is a classic and I wish I could say that I invented this recipe, but I did not. I have made some changes to this recipe to make it my own. You will have people who want…

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  • bbq chips topped with cheese and served with ranch dressing

    Bacon Bbq Potato Chip Nachos

    August 27, 2019thetipsyhousewife

    Who is ready for some football? Frankly I could care less about watching anything to do with sports but I do love football season for the food. Mister Tipsy loves to sit around on Sunday and watch his games and snack. This works out because I love to feed him. I was thinking of something different to make for game day and I foraged for ingredients in my pantry and fridge and came up with these fantastic Bacon Bbq Potato Chip Nachos. I have to warn you, they are super addicting. Since I have made these Bacon Bbq Potato Chip…

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  • Bowl of party dip surrounded by crackers and the jar of hormel dried beef. Pictured is also a pink dish towel.

    Party Dip

    June 1, 2019thetipsyhousewife

    Last week when I was at the lake house our friend mentioned snacking on some dried beef. While I would never probably buy the beef just to snack on, it did trigger a memory of a recipe I saw in my Grandma’s cookbook of a party dip that was popular in the 1960’s. I personally am a big fan of party dip. In fact, one of my favorite Aunts always has some kind of homemade dip in her fridge and I love going there. It is such a great snack to eat with veggies or crackers and perfect for busy…

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  • French Onion Soup Bites

    December 11, 2018thetipsyhousewife

    I was catering an appetizer themed party this past Saturday and was trying to come up with new ideas for appetizers. As a brand ambassador for Chateau Foods I happen to have an endless supply of dumplings in my freezer and was brainstorming ways to work them into this menu. I saw someone making French Onion Soup over on Instagram and decided to find a way to combine the two. It took me a couple trials to get the recipe for these French Onion Soup Bites perfect, but once I got it right I knew I had to share it…

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  • Three Ways To “Dumpling Up” For The Holidays

    December 20, 2017thetipsyhousewife

    The holidays can be a stressful time for all of us.  I for one have FIVE, yes FIVE, Holiday parties to cook for in the week before Christmas alone.  Not to mention all the fun, yet taxing events leading up to Christmas and New Years.  As a food blogger, there is even more pressure to WOW the guests. I try to come up with easy, versatile recipes that I can bring to parties that also don’t break the bank.  Cooking can be expensive!  As I began to work on my Holiday menu, I was gifted an amazing treasure! Chateau Foods…

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