Category: Summer Menu

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 […]

Cheddar Vegetable Au Gratin

Cheddar Vegetable Au Gratin is one of those deliciously flavorful cheesy vegetable casseroles that are the perfect side dish for any time of the year. Combining Broccoli, cauliflower, carrots, and tons of creamy cheese sauce, […]

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 […]

Southern Ham Salad

Southern Ham Salad and  White Bread go together like two peas and a pod. A delicious homemade Southern Ham salad made with sweet honey ham, celery, red onions, hardboiled boiled eggs, and pickles on a thick […]

Lemon Ricotta Pasta with Shrimp

This flavorful Lemon Ricotta Pasta with Shrimp recipe is perfect for warmer weather, so you and your family can kick back on the patio and enjoy a light, a fresh pasta dish with creamy ricotta, […]

Broccoli Alfredo Rice

Are you looking for a simple homemade, deliciously creamy, side dish for Broccoli and Rice packed with flavor, that doesn’t require a ton of work? Broccoli Alfredo Rice is one of those dishes that fit all those […]

Strawberry Pretzel Salad

This nostalgic recipe for Strawberry Pretzel Salad is a creamy, fruity, and crunchy Southern classic. What is Strawberry Pretzel Salad you might ask? Well, it’s not a salad at all, it’s what we call an […]

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 […]

Classic Dill Dip

Classic Dill Dip is remarkably simple and a super delicious Dip on veggies, bread, or even chips. You’ll love how easy it is to make it in a matter of minutes. Serve it with your […]

Air-fryer Parmesan Fingerling Potatoes

Fabulously crisp Air-fryer Parmesan Fingerling Potatoes are a flavorful, healthy, and a delicious way of making one of our families favorite sides.  Made with fingerling potatoes, Parmesan cheese, Rosemary, olive oil, garlic, lemon zest, and freshly […]

Provencal Vegetable Tian

The remarkable looking Provençal Vegetable Tian is definitely a super simple showstopper you can make to impress your family and friends alike; made with organic garden fresh vegetables such as; zucchini, vibrant yellow squash, tender purple […]

Citrus Salad with Avocados

Citrus Salad with Avocados is a wonderfully simple yet refreshing salad, that highlights this seasons beautiful sweet Cara Car oranges, juicy Navel oranges, vibrant Blood oranges, and buttery avocados over a bed of artisan lettuce, topped with […]

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 […]

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, […]

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, […]

Spicy Asian-Style Broccoli

Spicy Asian-Style Broccoli is a deliciously simple dish made from broccoli spears tossed with soy sauce thinly sliced fresh garlic, soy sauce, chili pepper flakes, sweet rice vinegar, sesame oil, and a hint of brown […]

Lebanese Hummus Recipe

This delicious handed down Lebanese Hummus Recipe comes off without a hitch when made, it has a super creamy texture and fabulous flavor. Made from dried chickpeas, quality tahini, garlic, fresh lemon juice, paprika, extra- […]

Penne with Blackened Chicken, Asparagus, and Cherry Tomatoes

Penne pasta, blackened chicken, roasted asparagus, and cherry tomatoes covered in a thick, rich, creamy alfredo sauce really make this Penne with Blackened Chicken, Asparagus, and Cherry Tomatoes recipe such a deliciously flavorful dish for […]

Salmon Patties – Salmon Cakes

These deliciously easy to make Salmon Patties – Salmon Cakes are going to be one of the most flavorful morsels you’ve put in your mouth in decades. Made with fresh ruby-red colored fresh, never frozen, wild […]

Steakhouse-Style Mushrooms in Wine Sauce

Steakhouse-Style Mushrooms in Wine Sauce is a delicious, simple, easy to make the side dish that takes very little time to prepare. Made with dry red wine, garlic, unsalted butter, and simply seasoned with kosher salt, […]

French Wines, Cheeses, Salad, and Vegetable Tian Recipe

There are a few things I look forward to in the summer; hot summer days, cool summer nights, and Bastille Day. Bastille Day is the common name given to the French National Day, which is […]

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 […]

Southern-Style Egg Salad

The perfect Southern-Style Egg Salad starts with a blend of creamy and slightly crunchy textures coming together with bright, fresh flavors. It’s not even particularly fancy, there are no special secret ingredients just old-fashioned goodness piled on top […]

Fruit and Cream Cheese Breakfast Pastries

Pepperidge Farm® Puff Pastry will absolutely steal the show at breakfast or brunch when baked into quick and easy Fruit and Cream Cheese Breakfast Pastries topped with deliciously tangy cream cheese filling and piled high with […]

Southern Creamy Crab Dip Recipe

Southern Creamy Crab Dip is one of the snacking staples found in my house during late spring and early summer. Made with a big heap of traditional Southern love and delicious tasting ingredients; such as imitation […]

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 […]