Smoked Chicken Wings | ©

Smoked Chicken Wings Recipe

Chicken Wings are a definite favorite that we make time and again at my house. One of our absolute favorite ways to prepare them is this smoked chicken wings recipe. Let me tell you, they are absolutely fabulous! So, I thought I’d ask my husband to share his tips for making the most amazing smoked read more »

BBQ Chicken with Bacon and Cheddar Recipe | ©

BBQ Chicken with Bacon and Cheddar Recipe

BBQ Chicken with Bacon and Cheddar makes the perfect addition to a summer weeknight or weekend menu. The delicious flavor combination of chicken, smokey bacon, spicy peach BBQ sauce and the creamy, earthy flavor of the Cheddar cheese is like magic.  


Grilled Zucchini Recipe

Grilled Zucchini is one of the perfect recipes to use all that delicious zucchini that seems to be flooding in about this time of year.     A definite crowd pleaser, grilled zucchini can be as basic or as elaborate of a dish as you want it to be. If you’ve read Add a Pinch read more »

Caprese Grilled Chicken with Balsamic Reduction Recipe

Grilled Chicken Caprese Recipe

This Grilled Chicken Caprese Recipe is one of my family’s favorite go-to recipes all year long, but definitely during the summer!     So simple to make, I know it will quickly become one of your family’s favorites, too. My grilled chicken caprese recipe was recently included in the July issue of Southern Living Magazine, read more »

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How to Smoke a Whole Chicken

My husband makes the most amazing smoked chicken. It is fabulous and something I never get tired of eating! So, I thought I’d ask him to share his tips on how to smoke a whole chicken. Take it away, sweetie!     Smoking a whole chicken is about as easy as it comes. There are read more »

Grilled Okra Recipe | ©

Grilled Okra Recipe

Grilled Okra has to be one of the simplest, yet most fabulous vegetables known to man.   Seriously. So amazingly easy to prepare and yet folks just can’t get enough of it. They’ll ask, “are you sure this is okra? Because, I don’t really like okra.” To which comes the reply, “yes, this is okra. read more »

Peach BBQ Chicken Wings Recipe | ©

Peach BBQ Chicken Wings Recipe

This. Peach BBQ Chicken Wings. Oh my! I’ve not been able to eat enough peaches lately. Every time I go into the grocery store, the soft fuzzy bits of goodness just call to me. And the smell! Don’t get me started on how perfect they smell!

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 »

BBQ Pork Tenderloin Recipe |

BBQ Pork Tenderloin Recipe

Pork tenderloin makes one of our favorite go-to meal ideas, especially on busy weeknights or even on slower weekends. I love finding new ways to prepare it that my whole family enjoys and am really excited about sharing this recipe with you guys for my BBQ Pork Tenderloin recipe.   So simple to prepare, this read more »

Grilled Chicken Legs Recipe |

Grilled Chicken Legs Recipe

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 »

Grilled Peaches with Honey

Grilled Peaches with Honey and Ice Cream Recipe

Grilled peaches with vanilla ice cream and honey is a perfect, simple and scrumptious summertime dessert.   Grilled Peaches with Honey and Ice Cream is one of our favorite desserts to make during the peak of peach season. It is so simple, fresh, and absolutely heavenly.  Grilling peaches takes no time at all really and read more »

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Smoked Beef Brisket

Smoked beef brisket makes for a delicious brisket recipe. Spending a bit of time on the smoker produces tons of flavor in this beef brisket recipe. One of our favorite things to do lately on the weekends is to throw a beef brisket on the smoker and let it go all day long. It’s an read more »


Perfect Pork Tenderloin Recipe

Perfect pork tenderloin recipe. Fast and fabulous, this pork tenderloin recipe is a family favorite. Pork tenderloin is one of the meals that I go to most often. It can easily be prepared in various ways, feeds a crowd, and makes a simple and delicious dish. I have to share with you one of my read more »


Father’s Day Menu Ideas

Are y’all ready for Father’s Day? It’ll be here before we know it! I’ve been planning our Father’s Day menu with many of my husband’s favorites. It’s always fun to celebrate another person, isn’t it? Their favorite foods, things they love to do, and the whole day just loving on them and letting them know read more »


Memorial Day Menu Ideas

Memorial Day weekend is now upon us signaling the unofficial beginning of summer and grilling season as we honor those soldiers who have died while in military service. With our flags waving proudly in the sunshine, lemonade glasses filled to the brim, and the smell of charcoal grills on every street you pass, Memorial Day read more »



My son loves it when we have pizza night. I make the pizza dough and have everyone’s favorite toppings lined up buffet style so we can each make our own unique pizza. Chicken, pesto, roasted red peppers, sun-dried tomatoes, cheeses, spinach, and mushroom are generally the favorites around here. But you know what? We’ve really read more »


Hamburger Sliders with a Spicy Cilantro Lime Spread

Hamburger Sliders with a Spicy Cilantro Lime Spread perfect for lunch, supper or a hearty party appetizer.   Hamburger sliders make a perfect lunch, dinner, or party appetizer.  They’ve actually become one of my family’s favorite requests on weekends. I can quickly have them on the table with just a few simple ingredients that I read more »

Beef Tenderloin | ©

Beef Tenderloin

Beef tenderloin makes for a delicious, memorable meal. It’s one of those meals that my entire family looks forward to eating all day long. It’s so simple and easy to prepare, but delivers big flavor that is sure to impress your family and guests. They’ll swear you’ve slaved away over it for hours.


How to Grill the Perfect Steak Recipe

How to grill the perfect steak recipe is one of those steak recipes that everyone looks for and can definitely tell you when they’ve found it. I have to tell you. We’ve found it and it couldn’t be simpler. Seriously. We love a good steak around my house. It’s one of the meals I know read more »


Black Bean and Smoked Brisket Soup

Black Bean and Brisket Soup makes a comforting soup recipe. Full of tender smoked brisket, and black beans, this soup is sure to be a favorite.  Smoked beef brisket takes black bean soup to an entirely new level of hearty, comforting, and delicious. Yes, smoking a beef brisket takes time, but when you take that read more »


The Perfect Pizza Dough and Grilling Pizzas

Pizza Dough is so simple to make at home that you’ll turn to making homemade pizza dough time and again. There is nothing like making batches of pizza dough, setting up a buffet with all tons of pizza topping choices, inviting friends over, and having a great time making pizzas together. It is fun to read more »