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Month: May 2020

JALAPENO GUAVA MARGARITA

JALAPENO GUAVA MARGARITA

It’s 5 O’clock somewhere!  Reason enough to kick back and relax with this sweet and spicy cocktail.  Sweet guava juice and homemade, a spicy citrus/jalapeno simple syrup pair with tequila for one of the tastiest margaritas around.  Make it a cocktail party by serving these Read More..

PICKLED DEVILED EGGS

PICKLED DEVILED EGGS

This is a vintage recipe that is as tasty today as it was decades ago.  Pickling the eggs gives them a tangy, sweet flavor that goes so well with the creamy, deviled yolks.  It’s subtle and so delicious. Back in the day, this was an Read More..

Meal Prep and Save Time: Things to Last You All Week

Meal Prep and Save Time: Things to Last You All Week

If you’re the only one who cooks for the family, social distancing with the rest of your household might be bringing you to the edge! Mostly because your whole day is spent preparing and serving food, and then cleaning it all up, you’ve almost forgotten Read More..

SOUTHERN CORNBREAD SALAD

SOUTHERN CORNBREAD SALAD

This old-fashioned Southern salad is surprisingly delicious and veggie-filled.  It’s a dish that you would expect to see at a barbecue, family reunion, or a potluck dinner – homey and satisfying.  You know, the one you find yourself craving for days to come.  I like Read More..

BROWN SUGAR POUND CAKE

BROWN SUGAR POUND CAKE

This Southern dessert recipe is a tender, buttery pound cake with a luscious caramel flavor from the brown sugar.  Serve it with ice cream, or fresh fruit, whipped cream, or caramel sauce for a homey and satisfying dessert. Growing up, Sundays were filled with family, Read More..

Indulge in these 4 Guilt-Free Healthy Recipes for Your At-Home Cravings

Indulge in these 4 Guilt-Free Healthy Recipes for Your At-Home Cravings

Living through a pandemic is stressful. So, if you’ve been reaching for that bag of chips and cookies more than once a day, I won’t blame you. Yet, even in these days of uncertainty, we mustn’t forget that this isn’t a vacation. Even at home, Read More..

ROSEMARY GARLIC GRILLED VEGETABLES

ROSEMARY GARLIC GRILLED VEGETABLES

This easy grilled side dish is so full of flavor and ready in about 30 minutes.  The best part of the recipe is how easily it can be customized to your family’s favorite veggies.  I like to serve this with an Ultimate Tomahawk Steak, some Read More..

BARBECUE BLOODY MARY

BARBECUE BLOODY MARY

This Barbecue Bloody Mary recipe is a tangy vodka cocktail with a surprising punch of flavor from the addition of barbecue sauce.  This lovely libation is the perfect blend of salty, savory, smoky, and tangy.  What could be a better way to start off brunch, Read More..

Stressed Spelt Backward is Desserts! Melt Away All Your Exhaustion with These Simple Recipes!

Stressed Spelt Backward is Desserts! Melt Away All Your Exhaustion with These Simple Recipes!

You’re home for the foreseeable future because you’re practicing . And slowly but surely, the panic is starting setting in. Being someone who likes to be productive with their time, having too much of it is making you run out of things to stay busy, even Read More..

JAPANESE PANCAKES

JAPANESE PANCAKES

If you have never had a Japanese pancake, then you’re in for a treat.  They are sweet, tender, and almost souffle-like.  They’re not as ‘eggy’ as a Dutch Baby pancake and more light and fluffy than traditional pancakes.  They’re worth the extra effort and are Read More..

Cheer up Your Kids With These Scrumptious Dessert Recipes

Cheer up Your Kids With These Scrumptious Dessert Recipes

Making desserts with your little ones can be a great bonding experience. If your kids get all excited with the idea of soft cakes, crispy light cookies, and delish frozen treats, make them a part of your baking time! While it’s fair for mothers to Read More..

LOADED SMASHED POTATOES

LOADED SMASHED POTATOES

These loaded smashed potatoes are a perfect side dish or appetizer!  Potatoes that are crispy on the edges and fluffy inside then topped with all the goodness of a loaded baked potato. I seem to always be looking for a new and different side dish.  Read More..

CHOCOFLAN BUNDT CAKE

CHOCOFLAN BUNDT CAKE

This Mexican dessert is a moist, dense chocolate cake, scented with cinnamon and cayenne layered with a creamy vanilla flan and a goat’s milk caramel sauce.  It’s like two desserts in one. As we all #stayathometogether, comfort food takes on a whole new meaning.  I Read More..

Herb Guide To Cooking

Herb Guide To Cooking

This guide will show you which staple herbs should be on your cupboard shelf, and which ingredients they each work well with. For ease of reference, each herb is complied into color coded sections: Please follow and like us:

Boost Your Appetite With These Flavor Bursting Jalapeno Poppers

Boost Your Appetite With These Flavor Bursting Jalapeno Poppers

Delicious and aromatic appetizers have the power to wake you up and dive in for a hearty meal with friends or set you in the mood for a dinner date. If you’re looking for an appetizer that delivers a burst of flavor in your mouth, here’s Read More..