Monday, July 29, 2013

Mouthwatering Mondays {Linkup #3}

Welcome to the Third edition of....

Mouthwatering Mondays

I along with 8 other ladies have joined forces to bring you this exciting weekly linkup. Every week we will have a theme to follow. The schedule for the coming weeks will be posted at the bottom of the linkup so you can plan out your posts in advance. Find your favorite recipes to go along with the theme and be sure to take lots of pictures!!

There are only a couple rules to play by!

1. Follow all your beautiful Hosts using at least one of the methods provided below.

Babies Bosses & Boyfriends: Blog / Bloglovin / Twitter
Rhyme and Ribbons: Blog / Bloglovin / Twitter
A Beauty Moment: Blog / Bloglovin / Twitter
Bailey Dailies: Blog / Bloglovin / Twitter
The Active spirit: Blog / Bloglovin / Twitter
The Campbell's: Blog / Bloglovin / Twitter
Well Worn Soles: Blog / Bloglovin / Twitter
Caravan Sonnet: Blog / Bloglovin / Twitter
Lost in Boston: Blog / Bloglovin / Twitter

2. Grab a button, place it on your blog, and link up your post for your favorite recipe following the weekly theme!
Mouthwatering Mondays

3. Check out some of the other fantastic links & Have a blast!

And it is as easy as that! So get your favorite recipe book out and practice up! NO strings attached just a fun and friendly weekly linkup for working moms, single moms, Stay at home moms, housewives, or even the single lady looking for a great idea!!

The schedule for the coming weeks:

  • July 29: Quick & Easy Appetizer
  • Aug 5: Favorite Crockpot Recipe
  • Aug 12:  Favorite Side-dish

My absolute favorite appetizer of all time and for any occasion is.....

7 Layer Bean Dip 



1 (16 oz) can of refried beans
1  pkg taco seasoning
8oz cream cheese softened
1 can (4.5 oz)  chopped green chiles 
1 cup Thick 'n Chunky salsa (any variety)
2 cups shredded lettuce
2 cups shredded Cheddar or Mexican cheese blend (8 oz)
1 can (2.25 oz) sliced ripe olives, drained (1/2 cup) OPTIONAL
1 medium tomato, diced (3/4 cup)
Tortilla chips


In medium bowl, mix refried beans and taco seasoning mix. Spread mixture on large platter. 
  In another medium bowl, mix cream cheese and chiles. Carefully spread over bean mixture.  
Top with salsa, lettuce, cheese, olives and tomato. Refrigerate until serving time. Serve with tortilla chips. 

Link up your Appetizer recipe below!!


  1. such a fun linkup! Just as a heads up - the code for button isn't working. I tried to add it to my blog but an error came up.
    -- jackie @ jade and oak

    1. I always fix it and it always messes back up before I post it ....ugh! I think I have fixed it now! Try again and let me know!!! :) Thanks!