Strawberry Lemonade Popsicles | ©

Strawberry Lemonade Popsicles Recipe

The time has come for popsicles, ice cream, lemonade, and every thing summer inspired. Well, if the weather would just cooperate that is. But, despite what plans mother nature has in store for us, I still felt like whipping up these Strawberry Lemonade Popsicles this past weekend.     It just felt like the right read more »

Jalapeno Popper Chicken Recipe | ©

Jalapeno Popper Chicken Recipe

Goodness gracious, y’all. This Jalapeno Popper Chicken is fabulous. And I mean FABULOUS!     If your family enjoys the flavors of Jalapeno Poppers or Jalapeno Popper Dip, then they will fall in love with this Jalapeno Popper Chicken recipe. Promise.

How to Host a Cheese Judging Party | ©

How to Host a Cheese Judging Party

Hosting a Cheese Judging Party is a great way to spend time with friends while learning so much about cheese. A while back when I visited the Cracker Barrel headquarters in Chicago, Illinois, I was able to learn a few tips first hand from an acclaimed cheese judge, Virg. I knew the tips I learned read more »

Crab Stuffed Mushrooms Recipe | ©

Crab Stuffed Mushrooms Recipe

Crab Stuffed Mushrooms make such a perfect, warm weather meal. While they are perfect for a family meal, they are also excellent for entertaining.     I like to make these crab stuff mushrooms ahead of time and then bake them right before serving for dinner.

Mother's Day Brunch Ideas | ©

Mother’s Day Brunch Menu Ideas

Can you believe that Mother’s Day is just right around the corner? It certainly has snuck up on me this year! I’ve pulled together a few Mother’s Day Brunch Ideas that I think you might love. The Southern Mother’s Day Brunch Menu Peppered Buttermilk Biscuits Scrambled Eggs Easy Bacon Southern Gravy Fruit Salad Cream Cheese read more »

Lemon Pound Cake Recipe | ©

Lemon Pound Cake Recipe

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 read more »

Fish Tacos Recipe | ©

Fish Tacos Recipe

Fish Tacos have to be one of my husband’s favorite kinds of taco recipes in the whole world. And these? Oh my, he can’t get enough.     And seriously, they couldn’t be easier to make.

Pico de Gallo Recipe | ©

Pico de Gallo Recipe

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 read more »

Beef Enchilada Recipe | ©

Beef Enchilada Recipe

A great Beef Enchilada Recipe really is hard to beat. Don’t you think?   And over the years, I have tried plenty. But, finally, when I made this beef enchilada recipe, I knew it was the final one for me.

Smoked Lobster Tails Recipe | ©

Smoked Lobster Tails Recipe

I was craving this Smoked Lobster Tails recipe for a while and then low and behold if it didn’t blow me away even more than I remembered when I tasted it again the other day.     Seriously. If you enjoy lobster in any way, shape or form, then this smoked lobster tails recipe is read more »

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Spring Fling Entertaining with Cracker Barrel®

As the weather warms up, we begin to invite more friends and family over for spontaneous afternoons to play and enjoy meals together. We seem to always gather around on our back porch, munching on appetizers while finishing up supper on the grill and watching the children run and play in the back yard. It read more »

Lemon Blueberry Cornbread Muffins Recipe | ©

Lemon Blueberry Cornbread Muffins

Just the name alone of these Lemon Blueberry Cornbread Muffins makes my mouth water. Mercy! In celebration of the National Cornbread Festival hosted by Lodge and Martha White, I just knew I had to share these babies with you. Speaking of which, if you are in the area of the National Cornbread Festival this weekend, read more »

Honey Mustard Roasted Chicken Thighs Recipe | ©

Honey Mustard Chicken Thighs Recipe

These Honey Mustard Chicken Thighs have just got to happen at your house soon. I mean soon! Tonight would be a good time, even.     The recipe for them really couldn’t be any simpler to make either. Which probably makes me love them even more.

Honey Mustard Dressing Recipe | ©

Honey Mustard Dressing Recipe

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 read more »

Parmesan Chive Biscuits Recipe | ©

Parmesan Chive Biscuits Recipe

Mercy me! These Parmesan Chive Biscuits are the stuff dreams are made of! And y’all know how much I love, love, love biscuits!   And these Parmesan Chive Biscuits are absolutely perfect with so many dishes. The flavors from the Parmesan and chives aren’t too much, but lend these delicious little clouds of heaven the read more »

Strawberry Banana Smoothie Recipe | ©

Strawberry Banana Smoothie Recipe

My husband and I enjoy making smoothies practically every day. It is a thing around here for sure. We try all sorts of flavor combinations, some we love, some we just like, and some we can’t agree on. This Strawberry Banana Smoothie falls into that category.     You see, my husband isn’t as in read more »

Coconut Cream Pie Recipe from ©

Coconut Cream Pie Recipe

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.

Lemon Dill Salmon | ©

Lemon Dill Salmon Recipe

Lemon Dill Salmon has to be one of my very favorite meals. The flavors are simply perfect and delicious!     And this salmon really couldn’t be easier to prepare. Which makes it wonderful to prepare for guests or for a busy, but special weeknight meal. I threw this salmon together in no-time flat. Simply read more »

Grilled Cheese with Ham and Bacon Sandwich Recipe |

Grilled Cheese Sandwich with Ham and Bacon Recipe

There’s just something about a grilled cheese sandwich that is totally comforting. Like a giant hug from your grandmother when you had a really rough day or a warm, cuddly quilt on a rainy afternoon, grilled cheese sandwiches just feel good. The other night as we were driving home, I asked my husband what his read more »

Strawberry Lemonade Recipe |

Strawberry Lemonade Recipe

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!