The best food is the one that brings you to a place of happiness.
I remember parties sitting around the table in my childhood kitchen with four hands digging into the Seven Layer Dip.
Then my college boyfriend, now husband, and I devouring that same dip that his mom made at a campsite in Indiana.
Now my kids do the same.
This dip is simple, always a crowd pleaser and there are ways to make it a little healthier than the version we ate in the 80s.
Seven Layer Dip
1 can vegetarian refried beans
1 packet taco seasoning
1 cups low fat sour cream or plain Greek yogurt
2 avocados mashed
1 cups salsa
1 cups cheddar cheese
1 tomato diced
2 scallions chopped
Layer ingredients as follows: bean dip mixed with taco seasoning, sour cream, avocado, salsa, cheese, tomatoes, onions and olives. Serve with chips and enjoy.
What food brings you to a happy place?
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