2014 - The Year in Review

Can you believe that next week launches 2015!?!? Every year I like to take a look back and do a “Year in Review” post. Come along with me as I take a look at what happened in 2014! JanuaryIn January I attended my first blogging conference – Food Blog South in Birmingham, Alabama. I had a wonderful time! I learned so much and met some great bloggers and food professionals....more

Beef & Bean Enchilada Bake

A flavorful beef and bean enchilada bake with just a little kick - sure to please at your next potluck or family gathering.See the complete recipe HERE...more

Holiday Bourbon Truffles

Holiday Bourbon Truffles - they may look sweet, but look out! They are wickedly good!See the complete recipe HERE...more

Four Must-Have Thanksgiving Casseroles

I don't know about you, but one of the best parts of the Thanksgiving feast, is all of the wonderful casseroles on the side. Get the recipes HERE...more

Gingerbread Brownies

Who doesn’t love gingerbread during the holiday season? Enjoy that festive flavor in these tender gingerbread brownies....more

Peppermint Mocha Cookies

Peppermint Mocha Cookies have all of the wintery comfort of a delicious hot coffee drink in the shape of a fun little treat....more
These look SOO good! Will definitely have to try the recipe out!more

Chicken Rice Parm Skillet

An unbelievably simple and healthy, yet delicious supper that is ready in no time. Perfect for a crazy weeknight or activity-filled weekend....more

Veterans day & Honoring our Heroes

Tomorrow is a very special day. It is a day for taking a moment and honoring those who have or are serving our nation in the armed forces. Men and women who protect not only our freedoms, but the freedom of others around the world, any time “Uncle Sam” calls.Here I share my family's history of serving, and how my local community came out to honor veterans this week....more

Advice for New Bloggers

My Blogging JourneyWay back in the stone ages of the internet, I had this thing called a “WebTV” and I would surf the internet, participate in chat rooms and all sorts of basic internet fun – on my tv, right from my sofa with my wireless keyboard. It was a great fun and my introduction to the “interweb” as people in the south seem to like calling it....more

Oatmeal Refrigerator Cookies

Oatmeal Refrigerator Cookies are buttery and crisp – perfect for with a mug of hot cocoa on a cool day.Get the recipe HERE...more