Author: <span class="vcard">hmccallum</span>

I'm a small town girl from Sunshine State that recently moved to the Memphis area. I totally adore writing about the wacky history of recipes and sharing our families cherished handed-down favorites that range from all the Iconic Southern Classics to Traditional Italian-American recipes.
Sauerkraut and Sausage Soup

Sauerkraut and Sausage Soup is one of the favorite German-Inspired comfort foods in a bowl that Sauerkrat lovers enjoy. Everything is cooked in the same pot from start to finish. Made with German-Style Saurerkrate imported […]

Thanksgiving Leftover Sandwiches

Thanksgiving is right around the corner and there are usually a few leftovers that will need to be used, so why not make deliciously flavorful Thanksgiving Leftover Sandwiches? Thanksgiving Leftover Sandwiches are so simple to make and […]

Southwestern Egg Rolls

These aren’t your ordinary plain Jane eggrolls, folks, these are deliciously flavorful Crispy Southwestern Egg Rolls, made with chicken, black beans, corn, jalapeño peppers, Colby Jack cheese, red sweet bell peppers, and spinach. Served with a bold […]

Skillet Mac and Cheese with Kielbasa

Skillet Mac and Cheese with Kielbasa is super easy comforting pasta dish to make and seriously cheesy. The wonderful flavor of the Polish Kielbasa and cheese takes an ordinary weeknight dinner to a whole new […]

Goat Cheese Tomatoes and Prosciutto on Ciabatta

This post is sponsored by Montchevre but the content and opinions expressed here are my own. Treat your guests to a delicious flavorful lunch of Goat Cheese Tomatoes and Prosciutto on Ciabatta Bread in a snap! […]

Hamburger Steaks Smothered in Gravy

When I think of a weeknight meal, Hamburger Steaks with Gravy comes to mind almost instantly. It’s Southern comfort at its finest. Simple, savory, flavorful, juicy, melt in your mouth, all beef patties seasoned and smothered […]

Chicken Alfredo Stuffed Shells

Chicken Alfredo Stuffed Shells are so creamy, delicious, flavorful, and easy to make. Stuffed with chicken breast, Ricotta, Parmesan, and topped with a creamy Homemade Alfredo sauce, these stuffed shells are perfect for company or […]

Tuna and Orzo Salad

Are you looking for a deliciously healthy and light Mediterranean-inspired Tuna and Orzo Salad with organic roasted tomatoes, fresh veggies, Feta Cheese, and a lemon vinaigrette dressing? You found one with this flavorful Tuna and […]

Blueberry Dump Cake

This easy to follow 4 Ingredient Blueberry Dump Cake recipe combines fresh organic Blueberries, yellow cake mix, plus rich and creamy unsalted real butter and vanilla come together to make the best easiest Blueberry Dump Cake you’ll […]

Zucchini Bread

Have you been looking for a perfectly delicious, light, airy delicious Zucchini bread recipe? Look no further than this Zucchini Bread made without oil, it comes out moist, delicious, and almost weightless every time. Bet […]

Cajun Crab Spread

This super simple to make Cajun Crab Spread is packed with amazing bold Cajun and Crab flavors. Serve it over butter crackers, Triscuits, Wheat Thins, or toast points at your next pool party, family reunion, or […]

Creamy Crab Salad

Creamy Crab Salad is one of the most delicious yet easiest semi-homemade salads you’ll ever have the pleasure of making. For years this creamy crab salad has been my secret go-to recipe for impromptu gatherings with friends and family members […]

Southern Buttermilk Salad Dressing

Southern Buttermilk Salad Dressing is a deliciously easy, flavorful, homemade, Southern-Style salad dressing that our family has made for years to enjoy over our favorite salad greens and fixings. Made with buttermilk, creamy mayonnaise, Dijon mustard, […]

Cauliflower Cakes with Marinara

What’s not to love about these Crispy Cauliflower Cakes with Marinara Sauce? These amazingly easy to make, husband approved Cauliflower Cakes will be one of those sinfully delicious, flavorful, yet almost guilt-free snacks you’ll love […]

Easy Muffaletta Sliders

In the South, there are 3 things we go wild about our Football, our Southern Heritage, and foods from our Southern Heritage. Easy Muffaletta Sliders are one of those fabulously delicious mouth-watering foods from our Southern […]

Copycat Progresso Chickarina Soup

Copycat Progresso Chickarina Soup is my ode to a childhood favorite of my son. One of the convenience foods in a can; we sometimes would make when he wasn’t feeling well. The combination of a […]

Sloppy Joe Sliders

Sloppy Joe Sliders are one of my delicious variations of an iconic childhood favorite turned into a fun slider sandwich that’s awesome as a dinner option or even appetizer. You are totally going to love […]

Southern-Style Homemade Banana Pudding

Homemade Banana Pudding is a rich creamy delicious Southern tradition that features delicious layers of rich, custard, homemade vanilla pudding, crisp vanilla wafers, and slices of ripe bananas. Homemade Banana Pudding is the perfect menu item for potlucks, […]

Hashbrowns and Cheese Steak Casserole

Hashbrowns and Cheese Steak Casserole made with Simply Potatoes® Hashbrowns couldn’t get any easier on a busy work night. You are totally going to fall in love this flavorful easy to make meat and potatoes casserole that almost […]

Israeli Couscous Salad

Israeli Couscous Salad is one of those salads you can pretty much enjoy year around, combining simple ingredients such as Israeli Couscous, chickpeas, tomatoes, minced garlic, fresh parsley, roasted red peppers, red onion, kosher salt, ground black […]

Southern Fried Chicken

Southern Fried Chicken is a Southern staple on our table all year round, and lovingly served on several occasions; whether it be a family meal, a church potluck, or even a wedding.  In other words, we just […]

Southern-Style Tomato Mac and Beef

This classic Southern-Style Tomato Mac and Beef Recipes are one of the most delicious, easy to make, flavorful meals from Southern-American childhoods, made with hearty ground beef, organic tomatoes, green bell peppers, sweet onions,  a […]

Seafood Manicotti with Shrimp

Traditional Seafood Manicotti with Shrimp is one of my favorite traditional Christmas Eve dishes, and how can it not be? Pasta that’s decadently filled to the brim with succulent shrimp, creamy ricotta cheese, Organic Parmesan cheese […]

Avgolemono – Greek Lemon and Egg Soup with Orzo

Avgolemono – Greek Lemon and Egg Soup with Orzo is a timeless classic Greek comfort food at it’s finest. Its hearty flavors make it the perfect winter meal combining homemade chicken broth, shredded chicken, orzo, […]

Holiday Leftover Hacks

Thanksgiving is coming and so are the Turkey leftovers. So today, I have some exciting Holiday Leftover Hacks featuring my delicious day-after Thanksgiving Sandwich that combines Pepperidge Farm® Stone Baked Artisan Rolls, a juicy seasoned turkey breast,  stuffing,  topped […]

Easy To Make Hamburger Soup – Poor Man’s Soup

My recipe for Easy To Make Hamburger Soup aka Poor Man’s Soup is so simple and deliciously affordable to make. You’ll love the idea of being able to combine simple ingredients you already have on hand to […]

Traditional Meatballs { Italian-American Recipe}

Traditional Meatballs are a deliciously tender and flavorful recipe that will have your meatball fans coming back each time for more. These meatballs are made with love out of lean ground beef, quality ground pork, […]

Cauliflower Broccoli Cheese Soup

It’s becoming that wonderful time of the year again, where I crave the warm deliciousness of Cauliflower Broccoli Cheese Soup that’s simmered to perfection and layered with simple flavors of Cauliflower. broccoli, onions, celery, carrots, chicken […]

Orzo Salad with Apples and Cranberries {Fall Harvest Orzo Salad}

Orzo Salad with Apples and Cranberries {Fall Harvest Orzo Salad} is a simple deliciously Fall inspired Salad that is perfect for the holidays and family gathering this season. Made with chilled Ozro, crisp gala apples, dried […]

Swedish Meatballs {Crock-pot Recipe}

The Best Swedish Meatballs that I have had, are slowly cooked in a Crock-Pot and smothered in the most amazingly delicious rich and creamy gravy you can make.  These Swedish meatballs are so flavorful is almost […]