In my house, fall means football. I grew up watching games on the weekends with my football-loving father, went to a big
football college (yeah Penn State!) and married a guy who loves the game. On the weekends we invite our friends and their
kids over to watch games and we make lots of yummy tailgating snacks for the crowd. (Find 36 healthy
tailgating recipes for apps, drinks and more.
No spread is complete without chips and dips, but since we try to eat healthy, I make my own lighter versions instead of
opening a bag of high-fat chips and a carton of calorie-loaded dip. They actually taste better than the store-bought stuff
and don’t take much time, especially the Chile Con Queso dip
, which is delicious, low-cal and
ready in 20 minutes. I serve it with these ridiculously easy Chile-Lime Tortilla Chips
. Other crowd
favorites include diet-friendly French Onion Dip
, Creamy Spinach Dip
and Garlic & Herb Pita Chips
dipping. Ready, set, game on!