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 read more »
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 read more »
Happy Valentine’s Day!!! I thought I’d share one of my favorite recipes from my childhood with you today! Homemade strawberry milk! Strawberry milk is perfect for Valentine’s Day, birthdays, Mother’s Day or just the random weekday morning you want to make something special for your kids! Err…. or yourself. With just a few ingredients, you’ll read more »
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 read more »
Grilled cheese is one of my favorite go to sandwiches of all time. So easy. So comforting. And French Onion Soup is one of my favorite soups, too. So, the other night, I decided to have a little soup and sandwich combo of sorts. I knew if I was making the soup and having a read more »
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 read more »
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 read more »
Chocolate cupcakes. You probably saw this one coming, didn’t you? I can be rather transparent. Especially since I’ve been talking about the best chocolate cake ever so much and all. But, for this recipe, you have Claire to thank.
When the days are cooler, I start thinking of heartier meals for supper. The other night, I threw together this one pan chicken with thyme biscuits dish. Oh my gracious was it amazing. Even my pickiest little eater tried it without it throwing his nose completely out of joint. I’m thinking it had read more »
Lettuce wraps have been a favorite quick-fix menu item that my husband and I have loved for years, but I was definitely inspired to make them again after watching last week’s quickfire challenge using iceberg lettuce on Top Chef. Now, granted Sheldon’s lettuce wraps were definitely different from my own as he made read more »
My family is a bit obsessed with making chocolate fondue lately. I blame it on my friend, Amy. Back around Thanksgiving, she started talking about making fondue and planted the fondue making bug in my head. I let it go for a little while and then around Christmas she mentioned it again.
My mother’s pecan sandies have always been one of my favorite cookies. Light and crumbly, buttery and delicious. They practically melt in your mouth. But, the other day I decided to make Chocolate Dipped Pecan Sandies with a pinch of sea salt sprinkled over the top. Oh – maaa – garsh! That’s all read more »
This broccoli slaw recipe is so simple and easy to throw together. I think you are going to love it. I love recipes like that. The kind that you can quickly toss together and one that everyone loves. I served this broccoli slaw the other evening with my grilled chicken legs. The crunch read more »
Oh my! These chili stuffed baked potatoes are deee-lish-us! And pretty perfect for the Super Bowl this weekend. But, I have to let you in on a little secret. We watch the Super Bowl for the commercials, well and as a great excuse to have a party and dig into all the delicious food. Do read more »
There is just something about the simplicity of grilled chicken legs that I love. Maybe it’s that chicken legs are just so simple and homey, comforting and delicious. It could be that I remember them being my favorite piece of chicken from my childhood or that they now are my son’s. But, whatever the read more »
I can’t even begin to tell you how crazy good these meatball sliders are. Like seriously, over the top delicious. And wouldn’t they be perfect for tailgating, couch-gating (heh!) or just throwing together on a random Wednesday night for supper? Yeah. They are. Especially if you are having a fun, laid back sort of read more »
Are you ready for this? Pizza Stuffed Mushrooms? Let me just tell you that you are. You really are. I threw these together the other day in less than 15 minutes. Yep, 15 minutes. They set some sort of a pizza record in my house, too.
Oh mercy! This blackberry breakfast cobbler is an absolute must-make! Seriously! I’ve been thinking about making this for some time and finally got around to it this past weekend. Why did I wait so long?! It’s not like it is hard to make or anything. Actually, it’s fairly simple. Let me show you.
The girls have been extra busy lately. They love cold weather and really came into their full laying season starting about September or so. It may sound silly and I’m sure my great-great aunt would tell me to quit becoming so attached, but I dearly love our chickens. But, I think the more read more »
I really can’t take much credit for these. They were actually my husband’s idea. I had made balsamic chicken for another purpose, but he came home from work for lunch and decided these were what he wanted. We had all of the ingredients on hand since my son is now a bit obsessed read more »