Lemon Pound Cake was never my favorite growing up. There was just something about it that didn’t appeal to me. But then, I reworked a favorite pound cake recipe of my family’s and now, I’m addicted to this Lemon Pound Cake. I mean addicted. The fresh burst of lemon flavor coupled with the [...]
Okay, so Coconut Cream Pie is about the best thing ever. Really. It is practically summer in pie form. And this, my friends, is a Coconut Cream Pie to beat all Coconut Cream Pies. Well, at least in my book.
Spring and summer always have me craving this Strawberry Lemonade. So refreshing, delicious, and the perfect little blend of sweet and tart. My strawberry lemonade recipe begins with two of my favorite recipes as a base and then are blended together for the perfect strawberry lemonade!
Lima beans with ham make a wonderful, hearty meal. It’s actually one of our favorites for serving anytime during the year. And there are many nights this is exactly what we have for supper. Perfect served with Southern Cornbread, like these where I’ve take my recipe and made them into cornbread muffins for easy [...]
I hope you had a fabulous Easter! It went by way too quickly, didn’t it? We’re on Spring Break this week and escaped with family and friends to Walt Disney World for a while. Oh my goodness, the weather is gorgeous. Warm. Sunny. And well, gorgeous. Camping has been absolutely ideal, too. Playing four-square, cornhole, [...]
Cheese straws and the South just go hand-in-hand. Well, at least they always have in my family. My Mama has always made the most amazing cheese straws. I remember as a little girl sitting at the bar, perched up high on my bar stool as she’d use her cookie press to make long lines of [...]
This. Oh my goodness, this pear salad! I’m not sure who in the world ever came up with this fabulous combination, but I sure wish I could give them a hug! I grew up with this family favorite appearing for Sunday lunches after church or suppers at my Grandparents’ house. It always had [...]
Little Buddy and I decided to get a little bit crafty with our food this week and made these Chocolate Coconut Nests for Easter. Let me just tell you, if you are looking for one of the fastest little food crafts to make with children for Easter, this one should be at the top of [...]
I was fortunate to travel to Chicago to visit Cracker Barrel last week as a brand ambassador and to learn as much as possible about what goes into making one of my favorite foods – cheese! We spent time learning the history of cheese, cheese making, cheese pairings with wines, beers, chocolates, herbs, and so, [...]
Egg salad has to be one of my favorite foods in all the land. It is so simple to make and enjoy on toasted bread as a sandwich or on a bed of lettuce as a… well… salad. And even though the simplest of egg salad just involves hard cooked eggs that I make [...]