Category: 4th of July

Hosting the Ultimate BBQ #AD

This post is sponsored by Pepperidge Farm, but the content and opinions expressed here are my own. Summer is on the horizon Y’all,  Hosting the Ultimate BBQ is a priority in The South, so get […]

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, […]

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 […]

Memphis-Style Coleslaw

Memphis-Style Coleslaw hits the most important notes when it comes to taste and texture slightly tart, sweet, creamy, oh so crunchy—there’s so much to love when it comes to Memphis-Style Coleslaw. Made with pure Southern-Style […]

Sour Cream and Dill Potato Salad

Sour Cream and Dill Potato Salad is one of the Easiest potato salads ever. Made with small new potatoes, spring onions, pimentos, sour cream, mayonnaise,  and fresh dill weed from the herb garden. No summer gathering is […]

Southern Baked Bean and Ground Beef Casserole

Southern Baked Bean and Ground Beef Casserole is another iconic Southern covered dish our family loves to share at family functions, Church Potlucks, picnics and even on some of the spring and summer Holiday gatherings. This […]

Dill Pickle Dip

Mention Dill Pickle Dip to me and I will proclaim to you, is what dreams are made of on a warm spring day here in Mississippi. It’s that deliciously simple to make dip we love […]

Purple Potato Salad Recipe

This vibrant looking Purple Potato Salad is Easy to make and deliciously gorgeous to look at on the dinner table; made from a spectacular tasting colorful medley of small purple potatoes, new potatoes, small red […]

Lemony Italian Pasta Salad

Lemony Italian Pasta Salad is a quintessential salad recipe to have this spring combining Rigatoni pasta noodles, pepperoni, ham, grape tomatoes, red onions, quality black olives, green olives, sliced sweet peppers, Romano cheese, and a […]

Watergate Salad aka Pistachio Pineapple Delight

One of my all-time favorite desserts is the deliciously creamy green Watergate salad, often called Pistachio Pineapple Delight or Green Fluff dessert salad, made from about 7 ingredients such instant pistachio pudding, juicy pineapple, whipped […]

Creamy Spinach and Bacon Pasta Salad

Creamy Spinach and Bacon Pasta Salad is so simple to make; it takes about 20 minutes from start to finish to have you out of the kitchen in no time flat. Made with fresh spinach, […]

Easy Creamy Italian Salad

Learn to make this Easy Creamy Italian Salad in about 20 minutes or less for your next last-minute Summer gathering using your favorite ingredients like crisp romaine lettuce, capicola ham, pepperoni, ripe grape tomatoes, garbanzo […]

Southern-Style Baked Beans

Southern-Style Baked Beans are deliciously sweet yet tangy made with can pork and beans, thick cut bacon, sweet Vidalia onions, diced green bell peppers, barbecue sauce, ketchup, yellow mustard, brown sugar, and a touch of organic honey; […]

Southern Milk and Honey Corn on The Cob

This recipe for Southern Milk and Honey Corn on The Cob will be one of the best corn on the cob recipes you will have ever try this season hands down; made with delicious Florida […]

Southern-Style Red Potato Salad

Every Southern Belle takes great pride in her Southern-Style Potato Salad, I add only the best ingredients to mine such as Red Potatoes, real mayonnaise, yellow mustard, dill pickles, green bell peppers, Vidalia onions, crisp […]

Southern Style Coleslaw

Southern Style Coleslaw will be a family favorite among your friends and guest at family BBQ’s as well as Summer Potlucks. Combining crunchy red and green cabbage, sweet pickle relish, celery seeds, grated carrots and […]

Cajun Cheddar and Andouille Spread

Cajun Cheddar and Andouille Spread are perfect for those Southern Summer get-togethers, combining spicy Andouille Sausage with mild cheddar cheese, cream cheese, Ro*tel diced tomatoes, green onions, Louisiana’s favorite hot sauce, and Slap Ya Mama […]

Cajun Style Potato Salad

Cajun Style Potato Salad combines red-skin potatoes boiled in Slap Ya Mama Cajun Seasoning, celery, red onions, okra, sliced green onions, Cajun Style mustard, real mayonnaise, with Cajun spices and green onions for a new […]

Grilled Cajun Corn on the Cob

Grilled Cajun Corn on the Cob is a delicious Sweet Corn slathered in a spicy Cajun butter made from real unsalted butter, Slap Ya Mama Cajun Seasoning, hot sauce and Dried Parsley, all cooked to perfection […]

Kansas City meets Carolina BBQ Sauce

The lifelong feud of the Kansas City BBQ Sauce VS Carolina Style BBQ Sauce continues, as it has since the beginning of BBQ Sauces being marketed. Kansas City Barbecue Sauce or Carolina style Barbecue Sauce […]

French Onion Dip with Caramelized Onions

French Onion Dip was one of those deliciously iconic salty, snacky comfort foods most of us grew up eating with those crunchy salty chips and a cold Coke a Cola or Pepsi to chase it down. […]

Memorial Day Bundt Cake

Memorial Day Bundt cake is so simple and easy to make for your Memorial Day celebration remembering those special loved ones and dedicated military men and women. The red fresh strawberries,  blue color of the […]

Cajun Deviled Eggs

If you love Deviled Eggs and Spicy Cajun food you’re going to love my tempting twist on ordinary Deviled Eggs. Cajun Deviled Eggs are the perfect appetizer for your guests to nosh on before serving […]

Bacon Wrapped Jalapeño Oven Baked Chicken

This recipe for Bacon Wrapped Jalapeño Oven Baked Chicken is going to be hands down one of the most simple and delicious recipes you will make this Game Season, it’s 4 ingredients— count them 4 […]

The Best Sugar Cookies Ever!

My Sugar Cookies are 100% Old Fashioned Goodness, they don’t call them The Best Sugar Cookies Ever without reason. The ingredients are simple ingredients most of you have in your pantry now. All you need is […]

Kansas City Style Bbq Chicken Sandwich

Ever had the BBQ Battle? We have been known to battle full force over some BBQ in my household. You see I’m the kinda girl who loves my Kansas City BBQ. Being born in the […]

Seafood Boil with Andouille Sausage

Seafood Boil with Andouille Sausage is a wonderful combination of Mussels, Shrimp, Andouille Sausage, Potatoes, Carrots, and Spices is Guaranteed to make you smile. The recipe is simple and easy… It also comes with a […]

Cajun Kebabs with Bell Peppers & Andouille

This recipe for Cajun Kebabs with Bell Peppers & Andouille is so Super Simple and Easy to make, It literally takes a matter of minutes to whip up a wonderful Budget Friendly, Low-Country, Bayou Inspired Kebab […]

Macaroni Salad with Fruit

Macaroni Salad with fruit is the perfect idea to change up your Ordinary Classic Macaroni Salad into something Epic. Summer has never tasted so good with Rotini Noodles, Red Bell Peppers, Green Bell Peppers, Peas, […]

Tuscan Beans Feta & Linguine

This wonderful Mediterranean flavored Pasta dish may be enjoyed warm or cold!  The combination of rich flavors are a simply a delight!  Tuscan White Beans combined with Greek Feta,  Tomatoes, and Linguine with olive oil […]