Tag: Sugar

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

Cowboy Caviar {Black-eyed Pea Salsa} aka Texas Caviar

Cowboy Caviar {black-eyed Pea Salsa} aka Texas Caviar is the delicious Southern cousin of Mexican Black Bean Salsa made with black-eyed peas, sweet corn, diced red plum tomatoes, chopped spicy jalapeño peppers, crisp celery, diced cucumber, […]

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 […]

Easy to make Holiday Pumpkin Bread with Dollar General

The Holidays are stressful enough without adding undue frustration to them by going crazy in the kitchen or spending a ton of unnecessary cash on ingredients you can find right at your local Dollar General Store.I […]

Pumpkin Cheesecake with Caramel and Walnuts

Pumpkin Cheesecake with Caramel and Walnuts has to be one of the best cheesecakes, I have made to this date, with a thick, rich, creamy mixture of cream cheese, pumpkin, caramel, and walnuts that are […]

Cincinnati Chili Recipe and it’s many "Ways"

In the Roaring Twenties,  a new star would emerge on the food menu of the Cincinnati-based Empress Lunch Room owned by Greek immigrants Tom and John Kiradjieff, that recipe is what has been known for 90+ […]

Copycat Crab Casserole from Hunan Chinese Buffet

Copycat Crab Casserole from Hunan Chinese Buffet is a combination of crabmeat, cabbage, celery, sweet red bell peppers, mild cheddar cheese, cream cheese, sour cream, mayo, soy sauce, freshly squeezed lemon juice, and a touch of […]

Southern Chocolate Grits n Berries

This wonderful Southern Chocolate Grits n Berries recipe is so simple to make and delicious you’re going to wish you had made it sooner. Combining delicious ripe fresh berries, grits, cocoa powder, pure vanilla, a […]

Southern Chocolate Gravy with Bacon

Southern Chocolate Gravy with Bacon is a decadent delicious gravy made from simple budget-friendly ingredients such as bacon drippings or butter, all-purpose flour, cocoa powder, sugar, milk,  a pinch of salt, and smoky crumbled bacon […]

Spaghetti  with Meatballs Florentine #PublixVivaItaliaSale + Giveaway

My family recipe for Spaghetti with Florentine Meatballs is so easy to make, combining a simple pasta sauce made with Hunts Tomato Sauce®, Hunts Tomato Puree®, diced tomatoes, garlic, onion and garden fresh herbs, labeled […]

Cajun Beef & Quinoa Stuffed Peppers

This Cajun Beef & Quinoa Stuffed Peppers is pure Cajun-inspired goodness; deliciousness. The green bell peppers are stuffed with organic quinoa, lean ground beef, quality ground pork sausage, celery, onions, diced red bell peppers, minced […]

Maque Choux

Maque Choux has always been one of my favorite traditional dishes of Southern Louisiana; combining sweet corn, bell pepper, onion, garlic, celery, tomato, thyme, Crystal hot sauce and spices with a rich cultural background of Creole and American […]

Southern-Style Banana Pecan Bread

There’s nothing in this world that compares to this delicious, moist Southern-Style Banana Pecan Bread that pops with a ton of banana flavor decadently smothered with Homemade Caramel icing and chopped Georgia pecans. One of my […]

Basic Stuffed Cabbage Rolls

Basic Stuffed Cabbage Rolls are a delicious take on an Old Comfort Food that has a well-seasoned ground beef, ground pork, rice, onions, and herbs all bundled in a perfectly cooked cabbage leaf and buried […]

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 […]

Lemony Tarragon Fingerling Potato Salad

There’s always that one Potato Salad recipe you throw together and fall in love with, this Lemony Tarragon Fingerling Potato Salad, is mine. It’s so simple to make and delicious, it ‘s almost ridiculous.  Combining […]

Homemade Buttermilk Ranch Dressing – DIY

My Homemade Buttermilk Ranch Dressing – DIY is one of the best Ranch Dressing recipes you’ll ever get your hands on to date; combining buttermilk, sour cream, mayonnaise, garlic, fresh herbs such as chives, parsley, […]

Marshmallow Caramel Brownies

Marshmallow Caramel Brownies are thick, delicious, super-fudgy, decadent and perfectly homemade brownies adorned with fluffy marshmallows and rich caramel sauce is made completely from scratch. You can toss out all the box mixes in the cabinet […]

Sweet Southern Cornbread

This dessert-like Sweet Southern Cornbread is going to take your family by storm combining cornmeal, buttermilk, cheese, eggs, organic non-GMO verified corn and spicy jalapeño peppers all baked in an old-fashioned cast iron skillet to perfection. […]

Chocolate Cranberry Pecan Loaf

This sinfully delicious and decadent Chocolate Cranberry Pecan Loaf recipe is going to be your favorite family pleaser guaranteed to put a smile on any chocolate lover’s face combining a list of homemade ingredients such […]

Santa's Sugar Cookies

Santas Sugar Cookies are deliciously known in our house on Christmas Eve night  as the perfect snack for old St. Nick  and his faithful companion … laced with the hint of peppermint oil and crushed […]

Chocolate Mint Holiday Cake

This beautiful Chocolate Mint Holiday Cake is a fantastic treat to serve special friends and guests at your Holiday gathering. You will find it to be sinfully moist from using quality olive oil.  The Chocolate Mint Holiday […]

Honey Brown Sugar Mashed Sweet Potatoes

Honey and Brown Sugar Mashed Sweet Potatoes are not only a healthy choice this Holiday Season yet also one of the most delicious healthy decisions you will ever make. Combining naturally sweet and delicious Sweet […]

Italian-Style Cabbage Rolls (Pigs in the Blanket)

Italian-Style Cabbage Rolls are a delicious take on an Old Comfort Food that contains a well-seasoned ground meat, rice, onions with Italian herbs all bundled in a perfectly cooked cabbage leaf and buried in a […]

The Apples of Samhain

Keeping in tradition with my husbands and Best Friend’s Celtic family backgrounds, I decided to make use of some wonderful apples to make my recipe for “The Apples of Samhain” The recipe is simple and […]

Gluten-Free Peanut Butter Cookies

This simple and delicious recipe for soft Gluten-Free Peanut Butter Cookies will amaze you, containing only Peanut Butter Eggs, Sugar, Vanilla and Kosher salt it’s one of the 7 wonders of the Gluten-Free Cookie world! Chances […]

Black Bean Salsa with Avocado & Corn

This Simple and Easy to make Black Bean Salsa with Avocado & Corn recipe is a perfect recipe for Game Season and entertaining combining black beans, avocado, corn, diced tomatoes, jalapeño peppers, cilantro, and lime […]