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Quick And Easy Hot Cross Buns

Quick And Easy Hot Cross Buns

Quick And Easy Hot Cross Buns are a delicious Easter tradition made simpler by using frozen bread dough.  Perfect for your Easter holiday meal. I serve these for an Easter brunch that includes a Russian Breakfast Cheesecake, Classic Quiche Lorraine, Candied Bourbon Bacon, Decadent Southern-Style Read More..

Classic Pimento Cheese

Classic Pimento Cheese

Classic Pimento cheese is such a Southern staple and also crazy delicious. It’s creamy, cheesy, and just a bit spicy. And since it’s crazy easy, it’s a perfect addition to any cocktail party, bridal or baby shower, brunch, or just to keep in the fridge Read More..

Irish Bangers And Mash

Irish Bangers And Mash

Irish Bangers And Mash is the kind of belly-warming comfort food that makes St. Patrick’s Day something to look forward to!  Sausages in a caramelized onion and Guinness gravy are served over fluffy mashed potatoes, with a side of garlicky sauteed peas to combine all Read More..

Dutch Oven Irish Soda Bread

Dutch Oven Irish Soda Bread

Dutch oven Irish Soda Bread makes the perfect St. Patrick’s Day breakfast.  With only six ingredients and one hour, you can make this tender, delicious loaf.  Serve it warm with butter and jam for a treat your whole family will love.  It’s also amazing with Read More..

Drunken Noodles (Pad Kee Mao)

Drunken Noodles (Pad Kee Mao)

Drunken Noodles are spicy Thai street food that pairs perfectly with an icy cocktail or beer. The fresh veggies, lean chicken, and gluten-free rice noodles are tossed in a sweet and spicy sauce for a meal that’s better than takeout and healthier too. Did you Read More..

Homemade Avocado Ranch Dressing

Homemade Avocado Ranch Dressing

Homemade Avocado Ranch Dressing is so creamy and fresh tasting.  It’s great as a salad dressing, as a dip for vegetables or wings, or to use in tuna or chicken salad.  This recipe is a must for all the ranch lovers in your life. Ranch Read More..

Luxurious Crab Bisque

Luxurious Crab Bisque

Luxurious crab bisque is a rich, decadent soup with just a slight kiss of heat.  It’s lovely to serve for special occasions or any time you need something warm, rich, and comforting. This is one of my favorite recipes to serve at a dinner party.  Read More..

Baked Italian Meatballs

Baked Italian Meatballs

These baked Italian meatballs will remind you of Sunday dinner at Nonna’s house. They’re tender, full of flavor, and baked before being covered in tomato sauce. This is a baked version of Steve Martorano’s meatball recipe.  I like to serve the meatballs with Prosciutto, Pear, Read More..

Strawberry Moscow Mule

Strawberry Moscow Mule

A sweet and tart twist on the classic cocktail, this Strawberry Moscow Mule is a perfect brunch or springtime cocktail. The beautiful pink color makes this cocktail the ultimate bridal shower or girl’s night-out drink of choice. Here in Florida, March is the start of Read More..

Lemon Pistachio Pound Cake

Lemon Pistachio Pound Cake

Lemon Pistachio Pound Cake is a moist cake with a bright, fresh lemony flavor and a hint of ginger.  Perfect for a springtime brunch or dessert, this cake won’t hang around very long. I love the flavor of lemon.  I love it in savory dishes, Read More..

Hot Ham And Cheese Funeral Sandwiches

Hot Ham And Cheese Funeral Sandwiches

If you’ve never had this Southern favorite, then you are in for a treat.  Spicy ham, creamy swiss cheese, and a sweet and spicy sauce are baked into fluffy Hawaiian rolls.  They make a great appetizer, party snack, or lunch for the kids (adults love Read More..

Easy Banana Cream Pie

Easy Banana Cream Pie

This easy banana cream pie is incredibly easy to make using instant pudding mix and frozen whipped topping.  Refrigerated pie crust helps give it a made-from-scratch flavor.  I love almost anything with banana in it.  Banana cake, banana pudding, bananas foster – I love it Read More..

Super Fluffy Buttermilk Pancakes

Super Fluffy Buttermilk Pancakes

Super fluffy buttermilk pancakes are the perfect way to start off your day.  Made completely from scratch, these pancakes rise up tall and fluffy, are super flavorful, and easier than you think to make.  You’ll never buy that boxed stuff again. I like to make Read More..

Individual Bananas Foster

Individual Bananas Foster

This classic New Orleans dessert is perfect for your Mardi Gras celebration. Who wouldn’t love their own individual bananas foster full of buttery, rum flavor?  Grab your favorite vanilla ice cream to serve with it. It’s also incredible served over pancakes for brunch. History Of Read More..

Spicy Chili Lime Margarita

Spicy Chili Lime Margarita

This spicy chili lime margarita is a sweet and hot twist on a classic margarita.  Fresh lime juice and a homemade jalapeno simple syrup give this cocktail a bright and unique flavor.  It’s perfect to celebrate National Margarita Day or to serve on any given Read More..