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..
Month: May 2020
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
This very Southern side dish is an old fashioned favorite that seems to be forgotten. My goal is to give it a resurgence. Trust me when I say that this salad is much more flavorful and crave-worthy than it sounds. Sweet, crunchy peas; salty, Read More..