Category: Labor Day

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 […]

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 […]

Southern Jezebel Sauce

Southern Jezebel Sauce will haunt your taste buds with fiery sweetness. It’s hot, yet sweet, made with the finest pineapple preserves, apricot preserves, apple jelly, horseradish, prepared mustard with a hint of lemon juice is […]

Retro Clam Dip

Picture this, the decade is the 50’s in New York, a Sheath dress, topped with a cropped bolero jacket was the fashion among younger women, TV’s had dials, not remotes, radio shows were popular, and many […]

Mixed Berry Cheesecake

No-Bake Berry Cheesecake is the easiest, creamiest, delicious cheesecake, the blueberries, blackberries, Cara Cara oranges, and strawberries on top will make it your new favorite go-to recipe for no-bake cheesecake for any occasion you can […]

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 […]

Homemade Mint Iced Tea

Iced Tea preferences are as personal as cornbread recipes depending on where you live in this great country of ours. Whether you drink it hot or cold,  sweet or plain,  nobody will argue that iced […]

Southern-Style Bean Salad

This sweet yet Tangy Southern-Style Bean Salad is the perfect side dish for potlucks, Church gatherings, and family picnics. It’s a super easy recipe to make; combining fresh flash steamed green beans, kidney beans, black-eyed […]

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 […]

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 […]

BROCCOLI APPLE SALAD

Crisp broccoli, Pink lady apples, celery, cranberries, raisins, shredded carrots, and sunflower seeds come together to make an amazing salad with delicious flavors and various textures. The creamy dressing on top makes this Broccoli Apple […]

Chicken and Berry Salad

Chicken and Berry Salad is an amazing way to wrap up summer with a beautiful bang. It’s so simple and budget-friendly to make this amazing salad combining leftover Mojito Chicken or any of your favorite […]

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 […]

Bacon Wrapped Jalapeno Popper Stuffed Chicken Thighs

Bacon Wrapped Jalapeno Popper Stuffed Chicken Thighs are a super delicious step up from one of America’s favorite appetizers; “Bacon Wrapped Jalapeno Poppers.”  Bacon Wrapped Jalapeno Popper Stuffed Chicken Thighs are made with deliciously crispy Hickory […]

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. […]

Tuna and Macaroni Salad

Tuna and Macaroni Salad is a simple, fresh tasting and a budget-friendly recipe we have made over the years in my household. Solid white albacore tuna, al dente macaroni, hard boiled egg whites, diced red […]

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 […]