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.
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 [...]
Okay, so sometimes, I just really crave a salad. A big salad with a ton of flavor like this one with blackened shrimp. So simple to make for a quick lunch or light supper and I’ve found a trick that really helps make salad type meals so much fun and gives everyone exactly what [...]
You know how crème brûlée is just amazing with that crunchy, sugary glass topping? Also, you know how a lemon tart is just perfect for spring with all that citrus zing? What if those two decided to join forces? Well, I kind of did that with this Bruleed Lemon Tart.
An egg salad sandwich with bacon and avocado. Could there possibly be a better combination? I think not. I hate to tell you guys this, but this was my lunch and I loved it so much that I made them again for supper.
Eggs, eggs, eggs. We’re covered in them lately and I make every recipe I can think of to use them as much as possible. Like these tomato baked eggs. Oh my goodness, are they ever delicious. And easy, too! That’s a combination I sure love. Easy + delicious = a surefire winner in my [...]
Squash Casserole is a one of those recipes that you’ll find for nearly every holiday, reunion, or special occasion when my family gets together. To say that squash casserole is a staple family-favorite recipe would be a definite understatement, actually. I’m sure if you’ve been to a southern family reunion anytime in your [...]
One of my family’s favorite cakes is my Grandmother’s Strawberry Cake that I’ve shared before. It really is a classic southern recipe. But, the other day I decided to make a fresh strawberry cake that was a bit more like a coffee cake type recipe. I used my Lemon Blueberry Cake as a base recipe [...]
What is it about Meatball Soup that just makes me feel better? A big bowl of it is like an instant pick me up on a rainy, yucky day when I have more laundry to do than I can shake a stick at. Full of big, hearty meatballs, my meatball soup sticks to [...]