French toast sticks make a family favorite breakfast. Ready in minutes, this simple recipe for homemade French toast sticks also make a wonderful make-ahead treat! One of my son’s favorite breakfast items has always been French toast. We turn to my Perfect French Toast recipe more times than I can count! But one thing that read more »
This chocolate chip blondies recipe makes a delicious, sweet treat or dessert. Filled with chocolate chips, this simple blondie recipe will become a favorite! Growing up, Mama would always make a special batch of cookies for my sister and me for our first day back to school. Her chocolate no bake cookies were our tradition read more »
This Southern Fried Squash recipe has been in my family for generations. Made of fresh summer squash, fried squash makes a perfect side dish! Growing up, I looked forward to the summer for many reasons. Being able to sleep later, no school work, trips to the mountains or to the beach, and fresh summer vegetables. My parents read more »
Oreo Cheesecake makes a favorite dessert recipe! Made with a chocolate crust, creamy cheesecake, and filled with Oreos, it disappears quickly!
Lemon dill sauce makes a delicious sauce for fish, chicken, and vegetables. Made of lemon, dill, garlic, and cream, this recipe is simple to make and stores easily. There’s just something about a piece of simply baked fish or chicken, or even a platter of asparagus, that when you serve it with this lemon read more »
These garlic cheese biscuits, similar to the Red Lobster biscuit recipe, and are perfect with everything from soups, salads, and so much more! My son’s favorite biscuits have been my cheddar biscuits since we was a toddler. He’s learned how to make them on his own, but I still love to be in the kitchen read more »
A Dutch Baby, or puffed pancake, makes a delicious baked pancake recipe. A cross between a popover and a pancake, a Dutch Baby is a breakfast treat. I love pancakes. I generally turn to my buttermilk pancake recipe since I know they’ll always turn out great and everyone loves them. But then, every once in read more »
Zucchini recipes are great year-round, but especially throughout the summer. This easy skillet zucchini recipe brings a stir fry flair to a weeknight favorite side dish! I love making a quick side dish recipe of fresh vegetables. This time of year, the farmer’s markets, produce sections, and even our own garden are beginning to take read more »
A BLT Sandwich is a classic sandwich recipe. Bacon, lettuce, and tomato with a smear of mayo. But put it on a buttermilk biscuit and you’ve got a whole new twist on this iconic sandwich. I grew up enjoying BLT sandwiches throughout the summer. Tomatoes picked and brought in fresh from the garden and still read more »
Chocolate Chip Muffins gives a nod to the classic cookie for breakfast! Made from scratch, these chocolate chip muffins will surely be a favorite! Little Buddy is a chocolate chip fanatic. Add chocolate chips to his pancakes, waffles, milk shakes, and just about anything else and he’s ready to give it a try! For a read more »
Lemon sugar cookies recipe taste like you’ve taken a big bite out of summer! So fresh and delicious, it’ll become a favorite! I always love bright, citrus flavors, especially in the summertime. Lemons, limes, oranges, grapefruits, I can’t seem to get enough of them! Add them to a cookie and you better believe I’m all read more »
Skillet Brownies S’mores make a delicious brownie dessert everyone loves. I don’t think I’ll ever get tired of brownies. Or s’mores. And the combination of the two? Oh mercy! I’m in love. Luckily, or maybe not so luckily, my son loves these skillet brownie s’mores as much as I do. So, even if I’m trying read more »
Waffles are always a favorite, but these salted caramel waffles make for an extra special treat. My son loves waffles. Back up a minute. We all love waffles at my house. There is just something about them and their extra crispy outside with the tender, fluffy inside that begs for savoring at breakfast or brunch read more »
Learn how to soften butter in a pinch for use in cookies, cakes, or other recipes that call for softened butter when you are short on time!
A great American classic, the patty melt recipe is a sandwich made with hamburger, melted cheese and onions. The patty melt recipe is truly a simple sandwich recipe that I love dearly. It holds very special memories for me. You see, sometimes during the summer, I would ride along with my Daddy as he visited read more »
Caramelized onions make a delicious addition to so many dishes. Sweet and savory, caramelized onions take such a basic ingredient to a whole new level! I absolutely adore caramelized onions. They are simply delicious right by themselves, but when you pile them on top of a burger, pasta, steak or even on top of a pizza, read more »
Cinnamon honey butter makes a delicious addition to so many dishes. From sweet potatoes to a bowl of oatmeal, this cinnamon honey butter compound will be a favorite! I love the simplicity of making my own compound butters and this cinnamon honey butter has to be one of my favorites.
Raspberry Bars make a delicious treat for breakfast, brunch, dessert or an afternoon snack! These raspberry bars are on a shortbread crust with an almond crumble topping. Talk about deliciousness! These raspberry bars are seriously so amazing. And easy. Like really easy. I love to make the shortbread crust one evening and then just allow read more »
Bread Pudding makes a luxurious dessert recipe. Filled with bread, eggs, cream, and sugar, this bread pudding recipe is a favorite. One of my favorite dessert recipes to whip up when we have a special occasion is bread pudding. So rich and delicious, you would never guess how easy it is to throw it all read more »
Petit Fours make a delicious, delicate bite sized cake perfect for your dessert table at a shower or party! Made of cake, a sweet filling, and covered in a poured icing, petit fours steal the show! Petit fours have always been one of my favorite things to find on a dessert tray at parties, showers, weddings, read more »