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Simple appetizers to bring to any holiday party

apartments for rent in Orillia, recipes, holidays, Orillia Executive Suites, Executive Suites Orillia , Executive Suites for Rent in Orillia, Orillia Executive Suite rentals, Executive Suites in Orillia , Executive Suites rentals in Orillia , Orillia Executive Suites for Rent, Orillia Apartments, Apartments Orillia, Apartments for Rent in Orillia, Orillia apartment rentals, Apartments in Orillia, Apartment rentals in Orillia, Orillia Apartments for RentKeep hunger at bay during holiday parties by creating simple appetizers to enjoy before the main meal. Whether you’re hosting a holiday party in your Orillia Apartment or are attending one during the season, it is always beneficial to have delicious appetizer ideas on hand. To get residents of the Executive Suites and Noble Towers Apartments ready for the season of entertaining and hosting our preferred property management company, Williams and McDaniel, has put together some simple appetizer options to serve at the next party.


Chicken Salad Pita

Give your guests something that will hold off their hungry with these Chicken Salad Pitas from MyRecipes.com. These bite-sized snacks are filled with fresh veggies, herbs, juicy chicken and toasted pecans. Make sure to include red pepper jelly in the pitas if you want to kick their flavour up a few notches.


Smoked Salmon Pinwheels

Smoked salmon and cream cheese are a match made in heaven. For an easy-to-make and even easier-to-serve appetizer option, the Food Network’s Smoked Salmon Pinwheels are the scrumptious solution. Pick up all the ingredients for this flavour-filled appetizer at Metro located at 70 Front Street North. The store is a six-minute drive from the Noble Towers Apartments and a nine-minute drive from the Executive Suites.


Lettuce Boats

Mix things up at the next party by serving Lettuce Boats in place of traditional sandwiches. You can enjoy all your favourite sandwich fillings in a healthier manner and you’ll get your daily serving of fresh produce. Follow Annabel Karmel’s recipe and try fillings like chicken and beansprout, chicken and sweetcorn, prawn, tuna mix or opt for an entirely veggie-based lettuce boat. If you’re in need of serving trays, utensils or last-minute grocery items, Giant Tiger has a large selection of products available at discounted prices. The Orillia Apartments are less than 10 minutes away from the store at 130 Atherley Road.



Satisfy your craving for buttery phyllo pastry filled with spinach and cheese by recreating Lemons for Lulu’s Spanakopita recipe. You and your guests will love this mouth-watering Greek cuisine at the next holiday party. Visit Food Basics to purchase everything you’ll need to create these crowd pleasers. The store is located at 975 West Ridge Boulevard, which is a 12-minute drive from the Executive Suites and a five-minute drive from the Noble Towers Apartments.


Make your appetizers the talk of the party by opting for these simple appetizers that are also easy to transport. Located at 391 Barrie Road and 114 Creighton Street, Williams and McDaniel’s Noble Towers Apartments and Executive Suites offer residents two great options in the heart of Orillia.





Easy recipes for baking with kids

Enjoy a relaxing weekend baking in your Orillia apartment with the help of your little ones. Let them measure and mix the ingredients and enjoy the mouth-watering baked goods that will result. For those who are looking to satisfy their sweet tooth, our preferred property management company, Williams and McDaniel, has put together some easy recipes that you can recreate and savour with your family and friends.

Chocolate Chip Cookie Ice Cream Sandwiches

If you’re looking for a dessert that is cool, chewy and sweet, these ‘BBC Good Food’ ice cream sandwiches are the solution. Kids can help create and enjoy these chewy American-style biscuits on their own, or they can squiapartments for rent in Orillia, recipes, holidayssh vanilla ice cream in between two of them for an even better dessert. Keep the kids busy in the kitchen by assigning them to crack the eggs into a separate bowl and sandwich the cookies together with ice cream. Before you start this recipe, you’ll need to drop by Metro located at 70 Front Street North for ingredients that include butter, eggs, vanilla, flour, chocolate chips and vanilla ice cream. The store is a 10-minute drive from both the Noble Tower Apartments and the Executive Suites.

Candy Cane Lollipops

Get festive with your dessert options by making these ‘Artful Parent’s’ Candy Cane Lollipops. Get the kids to help unwrap the mini candy canes, place them together to form a heart shape on a parchment-lined sheet and add lollipop sticks at the bottom. It is suggested that parents melt the chocolate chips, either bittersweet or semi-sweet, and poor the mixture into the candy canes with a spoon. Drop by Foodland located at 80 Fitton Road East to pick up chocolate and any other ingredients you may need to create this sweet and crunchy snack. The apartments at 391 Barrie Road and 118 Creighton Street are less than 15-minutes away from the store. For the finishing touch, let the kids add some rainbow sprinkles and white chocolate chips to the candy canes. Before you or the kids bite into this sweet snack make sure you let the chocolate harden in the refrigerator for a few hours. Your kids will love making (and eating) these treats and you can always use an extra pair of helpful hands in the kitchen.

Cheerios Christmas Tree

These adorable Cheerio Christmas trees are a great baked good to make with your kids. Be sure to get creative when you decorate them and display them on your dessert table at home or the next holiday dinner party. Food Basics located at 975 West Ridge Boulevard sells all the ingredients you’ll need to make these tasty bite-sized trees. The store is a five-minute drive and 15-minute walk from the Orillia apartments.

Satisfy your cravings for sweets and enjoy a relaxing night at home by baking up a storm in your apartment. Located at 391 Barrie Road and 118 Creighton Street both of Williams and McDaniel’s Orillia apartments are fitting for first-time renters of all ages.