Who doesn’t love a great cocktail hour array of munchies and hors d’oeuvres? Part of the fun of going to a party is sampling the delicious goodies. Next time you’re putting out an appetizer display, or are asked to bring a little something, skip the typical ho-hum veggie tray, cheese plate, or chips and salsa, and offer something scrumptious they’ll remember. Here’s a little dip Lauren discovered at a party many years ago that has been a huge hit every time she blesses the buffet with it’s yummy presence. Named for it’s main ingredient, Chicken Spread Is deceivingly simple, yet incredibly velvety and satisfying paired with Club Crackers or Buttercrisp Toasteds. Better make plenty, it goes fast!

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Recipe:

3 cans of Chicken Spread

3 hard boiled eggs ( we prefer 2 eggs per can)

Small-medium finely chopped onion

Garlic Powder to taste

Salt & Pepper to taste

4-5 Tablespoons of Miracle Whip Mayonnaise

Squirt of Mustard

Directions:

Mix all together, refrigerate then serve with crackers.  We prefer club crackers or Buttercrisp Toasteds! 

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Our tagline, “Upgrade Everyday” is more than a saying, it’s a conscious choice to live life fully and treat every day as a special occasion. Transforming ordinary items around the house into something decorative, or inspirational absolutely aligns with our mission. We surprised and delighted ourselves when we discovered just how many pieces we own that could be used in multifunctional ways. Rather than tucking a decoration, a platter, or an inexpensive tin ice bucket away for the season, we enjoy transforming these things into simple and purposeful pieces. So, dig into the forgotten back of your cabinet, closet, or storage area and let’s find a few ways to repurpose and display your upgraded lovelies for use every day!

Link to our Youtube video:  Every Day Uses for Your Favorite Entertaining Pieces!

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Use your glass hurricanes to display colorful vegetables.

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Create a snack station with two tiered plates.

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Glass candle holders are great for adding a pop of color to your dining table.

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Bread baskets are great for storing fruit.

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Creamer, sugar, coffee, and tea are easily displayed on our adorable white ceramic cake stand.

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Turn your ice bucket into a magazine holder.

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This wooden cake stand is the perfect accessory for our oversized glass candle holder and candle.

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Recycle plastic wine cups and re-use on your next party or picnic by filling them with your favorite wine.

Of course ours is Ecco Domani Pinot Grigio!

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After we burned our well scented candle, we then recycled the interesting candle holder into a vase. Perfect to display our lovely blooms!

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