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Party ideas?

We're having my son's birthday party at our house this weekend. He's turning 1 so it will just be family and close friends. We don't want to do a big meal so I'm just going to have a few appetizers, and of course cake and ice cream. I'm looking for ideas for appetizers. I'll do a cheese and cracker tray and a vegetable tray, but I need some more ideas. Anything would be really appreciated!

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Quentinsmamma

Asked by Quentinsmamma at 3:47 PM on May. 10, 2010 in Food & Drink

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  • Do you have a theme?
    3gigglemonsters

    Answer by 3gigglemonsters at 3:51 PM on May. 10, 2010

  • I personally really like pinwheels and it is so easy.4 ingredients cream cheese, lunch meat (ham and turkey),tortillas i prefer medium ones and a long bunch of green onions (chopped).Spread cream cheese in middle be generous and then add lunch meat as if making pizza then add chopped onion down the middle use a tiny strip of cream cheese to close.
    lendales_mommi

    Answer by lendales_mommi at 3:53 PM on May. 10, 2010

  • meatballs, those little cocktail weiners,,spinach artichoke dip..queso dip...hummus,,,,french bread pizza bites,,,bruschetta,,,and a pp said I love those pinwheel things with ham, dill pickle and cream cheese!
    kimigogo

    Answer by kimigogo at 4:01 PM on May. 10, 2010

  • deviled eggs, bar b q wings (or any kind of wing), nachos, pigs in a blanket, cocktail saugage thingys (can't think of the name of them right now), lunch meat platter, you can add sliced peperoni to the cheese and cracker tray, chips and dip, fruit salad, potato salad, macaroni salad, .
    LorisChar

    Answer by LorisChar at 4:01 PM on May. 10, 2010

  • Pigs in a blanket (Little hot dogs rolled in pillsbury crescent rolls cut into little triangles). Sliced Tomatos & Mozzarella (just drizzle with oil & vinegar). Deviled Eggs (boil the eggs and take out the yoke, Mix yoke with mayo, dijon mustard & relish).
    Spinach dip (buy at the grocery I think it's Lays brand) with tortilla chips or pumpernickle bread. Quiche, Baked clams (buy frozen at the grocery store). Shrimp platter (just boil the shrimp & serve cold) with cocktail sauce.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 4:08 PM on May. 10, 2010

  • Order a 6 foot hero 1/2 american, 1/2 Italian and salads like potato, macaroni & coleslaw. Done!
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 4:11 PM on May. 10, 2010

  • Thank you all for the ideas! I have a list now.
    Quentinsmamma

    Answer by Quentinsmamma at 7:36 PM on May. 10, 2010

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