Loaded Baked Potato Dip

When I first saw Pinterest images for this dip, I just didn't really get it. The thought of having potato, even mashed, in a dip just seemed odd. But I am here to tell you it isn't odd... it's pretty freaking awesome. Loaded Baked Potato Dip is truly the manly man's ultimate football watching appetizer.… Continue reading Loaded Baked Potato Dip

Grains, Potatoes, and Legumes

Warm Potato Salad

Makes: 4-6 servings Prep Time: 20 minutes   Cooking Time: 20 minutes    Total Time: 40 minutes  Ingredients: ¾ lb fingerling potatoes, halved lengthwise ¾ lb red potatoes, halved or quartered for the really large ones 2-3 tbs olive oil 1 cup packed arugula, cut into confetti-like pieces For the Dressing: 1 large leek, cleaned… Continue reading Warm Potato Salad

Soups Stews and Chilis

Baked Potato Soup

It's only been two days of "New Year's Resolution" time for the newly motivated gym goer, which means the gym is PACKED!! I went to a treadmill class yesterday that was at max capacity... normally there are about eight of us. We were in the middle of a hill climb and my instructor kept repeating,… Continue reading Baked Potato Soup

Salads and Side Dishes

Baked Potato Pancakes

One of the best parts of Hanukkah is potato latkes. I mean really. A religious excuse to eat fried potatoes... how much better does it get? So for the night, or maybe first two nights, we were just loving the potato pancakes. I think Ryan ate something like 15 the first night. But after a… Continue reading Baked Potato Pancakes