10 Last Minute Party Recipes

Hello everyone! In honor of halloween, I’ve compiled a list of 10 last minute party ideas. I tried to find unique ideas and not your standard “crostini” or “marinated olives”. We often dread planning a party. We want it to be fun and creative, but don’t have time to spend on elaborate appetizers. I hope these ideas inspire you to be creative in your party planning endeavors!

LAST-MINUTE MEDITERRANEAN

FETA CHEESE DIP

The Mediterranean Dish

SPINACH AND ARTICHOKE DIP PARMESAN CUPS

Diethood.com

SPAGHETTI AND MEATBALLS MUFFIN BITES

Diyjoy.com

GRILLED CORN AND POBLANO TACOS

Love and Lemons

TEXAS CAVIAR

Southern Living

SWEET CORN CRAB PUFFS

Melissa’s Southern Style Kitchen

SWEET POTATO BITES

Delish.com

GERMAN BEER CHEESE SPREAD

Taste of Home

MUFFIN PAN DEEP DISH PIZZAS

TheKitchn.com

CARMEL APPLE CHEESECAKE DIP

Delish

Closing thoughts

I hope these ideas inspire you to think outside the box. Parties and get togethers don’t have to be difficult or boring, just a little ingenuity and creativity!

Until next time…namaste my friends

Tamara

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11 Ideas for Build-Your-Own Dinner Nights

This week at Purple Almond Wellness, we are talking about social wellness. Nothing brings people together better than food!

I found an article on bonbonbreak.com, which lists 11 “build-you-own” ideas. What fun for people to come together, for some conversation, fun and make a meal for themselves, to their own tastes.

The ideas include:

  1. Rice bowl bar
  2. Tortilla bar
  3. Mediterranean flatbread bar
  4. Potato bar
  5. Pasta bar
  6. Salad bar
  7. Sandwich bar
  8. Pizza bar
  9. Bloody Mary bar
  10. Ice cream bar
  11. Hot chocolate bar

What are the specifics on each? You’ll have to follow this link to get the details: 11 Ideas for Build-Your-Own Dinner Nights