As we’re about to step into all those fun cookouts, summer get togethers, and even family reunions, I thought I’d share this favorite recipe for Southern Baked Beans. These Southern Baked Beans really go so perfectly with so many dishes I serve during this season – like grilled chicken, hamburgers, and everything in [...]
Pico de Gallo has to be one of the simplest recipes to make and adds so, so, so much flavor to any number of dishes as a topping or just right by itself on a chip! I love that within just a few minutes I can have this Pico de Gallo whipped up [...]
Honey Mustard Dressing is one of my family’s favorite dressings to use with chicken fingers, on a simple salad, or even on sandwiches from time to time. One of the best things about making my own Honey Mustard Dressing is that I know exactly what all goes into the jar as I’m mixing it [...]
Lately, I’ve been craving fresh vegetables. Like these roasted vegetables or those that I piled onto my Greek Salad I talked about yesterday. And when I say craving, I mean craving!
It is no secret that my family loves hard-cooked eggs. They are perfect for salads, egg salad sandwiches, and just eating for a quick lunch or snack. One thing I’ve learned over the last few years is how to bake them in the oven instead of worrying with boiling them in a pot of water. [...]
I’m about to share a quick-tip with you that will rock your bacon-lovin’ world – How to Cook Bacon in the Oven! Are you ready? Learning how to cook bacon in the oven is really an essential cooking tip that I just had to share with you.
These happened this weekend. Cheddar biscuits. mmmmmm. Light, fluffy southern buttermilk biscuits filled with freshly grated cheddar cheese in every single bite. Mercy! My husband invited our friend Walt over for breakfast Saturday morning so they could catch up. Little Buddy and I already had plans to take Miss Annabelle to our vet, so it [...]
Okay, so this strawberry syrup is something that happens fairly often around my house. Once you make it and use it a couple of times, you’ll totally be as obsessed with making and having strawberry syrup in your refrigerator as I am. I feel certain. Simple as can be to make, a container of [...]
BBQ chicken legs bring back memories of my childhood for sure. They were the star attraction in one of my Granddaddy’s favorite meals. So, you know my Grandmother prepared them fairly often for him. And even more recently, I’ve learned that they are one of my husband’s favorites, too. I knew grilled chicken legs were [...]
My father taught me how to scramble eggs when I was a little girl and that lesson has stayed with me all these years. You see, when I was little, Mama was finishing Nursing School and spent many evenings and weekends working toward her degree. During that period, Daddy became the master chef in our [...]