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Cinnamon Sugar “Danish”

Thursday, May 19th, 2011

Variations of this recipe are all over the place, mostly in old cookbooks that I got from my grandmother when she moved. I went to visit her one day and she had a box full of cookbooks sitting in her garage and said she was fixing to take them to give away. My goodness, my [...]

Matt’s Famous Grilled Chicken Breasts

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2011

This is my time to brag! I have a hubby that makes the most delicious grilled chicken breasts ever! His are so juicy and so full of flavor that it makes your mouth water just by talking about it or thinking about it. They are truly that good, I kid you not.  So to honor [...]

Pimento & Cheese

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2011

Not many things are as Southern as Pimento & Cheese. I know around here every family has their own variation of the classic spread. Our family’s version is from none other than my Mae Mae! I know you’ve all heard alot about her, but you just might as well get used to it because a [...]

Mexican Pinwheels

Monday, March 21st, 2011

I originally saw these little babies posted on a friend’s Facebook page, and I just knew right away that I had to try them! Thank goodness she was kind enough to share the recipe with me, and allow me to share it with all of you. This recipe comes from a sweet girl named Brandi [...]

Chicken Pot Pie

Wednesday, March 16th, 2011

The first time that I had this dish was when I was in the 8th grade. We had just moved into our new house in the country and my mom had just had surgery, so I was taking care of the tasks that she couldn’t do. Our new neighbors had sons in my grade in [...]

Mandarin Pasta Salad

Wednesday, March 9th, 2011

Okay, before you want to roll your eyes and think, “Like I would eat that!” just give me a chance to explain. The reason why I know you’re thinking that is because that’s the same exact thing I thought when I first saw this recipe. My cousin, Kathy, sent it to me and it sounded [...]

Lazy Man’s Cherry Cobbler

Friday, February 25th, 2011

My dad is a huge cherry dessert fan. Every time I think of him eating a cherry dessert, I am reminded of a hilarious story my mom once shared with me. She was pregnant with my big brother and had been put on bed rest due to hypertension. It was my parent’s first anniversary and [...]

Fruit Pizza

Thursday, February 24th, 2011

Not many people nowadays are lucky enough to meet their great grandparents but I was. Actually, if I remember right I knew four of mine and treasured each and every second I had with them. I remember them so fondly, in such loving ways. Well this recipe reminds me of one of them…my great grandfather. [...]

Restaurant Style Salsa

Wednesday, February 23rd, 2011

My husband is EXTREMELY picky when it comes to his salsa. At every Mexican restaurant we go to, he has some complaint about their salsa. It’s either too chunky, has too many onions, isn’t salty enough, etc. Well for Christmas last year I bought myself a food processor. Hard to believe that as much as [...]

Crock Pot Pulled Pork

Friday, February 18th, 2011

Raise your hand if you are the type of cook that likes to just throw a couple of items in a pot, turn the button to on, and walk away knowing you’ll come back to a delicious, home cooked meal? ME ME ME! Don’t get me wrong, I am one of those people that absolutely [...]