Southern Style Nachos

Down South everything has pork in it. Even cupcakes are topped with bacon. So what’s better than real nachos, you ask? BBQ style nachos filled with pork (and a few other things to make you drool). We were running out of snacky (yes, I say snacky quite a bit) ideas to make during the first […]

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Happy (day after) Halloween

      So it turns out that Halloween has become a money guzzling holiday like all the rest – but I still love it. I describe Halloween as the “most wonderful time of the year” if that’s an correlation of my feelings toward the holiday. That being said, we were getting last minute candy yesterday […]

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A Surprise Inside 

I think that baking something for someone is the best way to say “congratulations,” “I care,” or just a “happy Sunday night!” There is something about a homemade treat that says you care enough to take the time and make something for them, but it also something that’s pretty easy to find a place for. […]

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PB & Oreo Brownie Bites 

There are no amount of words to explain to you how delicious (and easy) these little bites-of-all-things-holy are. With only three major ingredients you have the perfect, portable dessert or snack for any occasion – but the best part is, you don’t need an occasion to enjoy them! They’ll last about a week in a […]

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Tennessee Biscuits & Jam

No one ever told me just how difficult it is to make jam from scratch. I guess that’s because I never asked. But let me forewarn you that this is one of the most difficult recipes I’ve ever made. The biscuits were a cinch! But without canning equipment or a stock pot, the process you […]

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Pesto Pasta Salad

I am a huge pesto fan. I studied abroad in Italy for three months and ate pesto at least once a day (if not for lunch and dinner). Normally, when I make this recipe, I make it like a traditional italian pasta salad with balsamic vinegar and oil, but as I walked through the grocery store […]

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