Appetizers

ladybug appetizers!

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So cute for spring or summer parties! Ladybug appetizers using tomatoes ,cucumbers, olives, and cream cheese! supercute right

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Ingredients ? (what I used to make 36)



Cucumber (1 1/2)
Cherry or Grape Tomatoes (36)
Black Olives (9)
Cream Cheese (6 oz.) fat free or light ( you can use herbed cream cheese too)
Sour Cream (6 oz.)
Ranch Seasoning Packet (1)
Food Coloring (red, blue, green)
Fresh Rosemary (1 sprig)
Directions Mix cream cheese, sour cream, and ranch packet together (put a small about to the side; about 1 tablespoon). Slice cucumbers in about quarter inch pieces. (I didn't do this, but in the future I...
See the full directions on my site
Nutritions

Calories
153

Sodium
136mg
5% DV

Fat
12g
19% DV

Protein
5g
10% DV

Carbs
28g
9% DV

Fiber
3g
15% DV

Stewed Okra and Tomatoes is a classic Southern dish! Flavored with bacon, onion, garlic and cider vinegar, you know these vegetables are bound to be good. Serve garden fresh okra and tomatoes during the summer months, or use canned and frozen ingredients in the off-season. Paired with a side of cornbread, this is a simple and affordable dish to enjoy year-round!

3 slices thick cut bacon
1 small Vidalia onion
2 cloves garlic
2 15.5 oz cans diced tomatoes
1 T sugar
2 t fresh thyme leaves
1 dried bay leaf
1/2 t apple cider vinegar
1/2 t Worcestershire sauce
2 c fresh or frozen okra
salt and pepper ( to taste )
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  • In a large skillet or Dutch oven, cook bacon until the bacon is starting to get crispy and the fat is rendered, about 5 minutes.
  • Add the onion and garlic; saute for 5 more...
    See the full directions on my site
Nutritions

Calories
1105

Sodium
1147mg
47% DV

Fat
114g
176% DV

Protein
1g
3% DV

Carbs
4g
1% DV

Fiber
2g
8% DV