Southern Cooking

I am looking forward to Labor Day weekend. Who doesn’t love a three day weekend? My plans are to stay local this year. Sometimes some relaxing time at home is just what you need! This weekend I will be taking it easy and whipping up some yummy comfort food. Like most Southerners, one of my favorite […]

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To wrap up the July Summer BBQ & Road Trip series, I am finally bringing you the Sweet Tea Sweetie Summer Sweet Tea recipe! If you’ve never had it before, pull up a rocking chair, top your glass off and sit a spell! Ingredients: 3 Tea bags 3/4 Cups of Sugar Directions: Boil water. Place 3 […]

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Back to work after a lovely 3 day weekend! My husband and I barbecued up a delicious meal on the 4th of July, then took a bike ride along the bay to get a good spot for the fireworks. It was a lovely relaxing day with perfect 75 degree weather. My favorite kind of weekend! […]

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How many of you have made Haystack cookies before?  Haystack cookies are dry chow mein noodles coated in butterscotch and peanut butter. They are surprisingly addicting! These are traditional no bake cookies that typically make an appearance in the fall (haystacks & pumpkins) or at Christmas time when my mom and I spend a leisurely day […]

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Whenever I am going to a party, the first thing that I think to bring are Bourbon Meatballs. Sweet bourbon sauce? It doesn’t get more Southern than that. Most parties are laden with carbs like chips and dip, bruscetta, and desserts. Bringing meatballs means that I get a high protien, low carb option. Plus this […]

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