Grilled Corn on the Cob

Easy Foolproof Grilled Corn

Last summer I wrote about how stinkin’ easy, foolproof really, it is to make grilled corn on the cob. It was such a popular post, I thought I’d do a reprint today.  Just in time for prime summer grillin’ months! Let’s get to it, shall we? We shall! Start with some corn still in the […]

Homemade Cream Gravy in 3 Easy Steps

Cream Gravy

Oh, how I remember my culinary flailings as a newbie cook.  My biggest battle was with gravy.  Somehow I could manage fluffy, to-die-for, biscuits, but I just couldn’t see my way clear of gummy, lumpy, tasteless gravy. LAWSY!  Help me!  I know some of you must feel the same way, so baby, let me hold […]

Summer Cookin’ is Easy Cookin’: Grilled Potatoes and Onions

Easy Grilled Potatoes and Onion

As summer rolls on, I offer this post from last year, because HOLY SMOKES it’s #1: easy and #2: delish and #3: worth a summer rerun! If you’re looking to beat the summer heat in the kitchen, take your cooking out to the grill and make a big ol’ pan of grilled taters and onions. […]

Homemade Pico De Gallo

Pico de Gallo

Summer eatin’ is the best eatin’ for me.  The abundance of fresh fruits and veggies makes a happy happy gal, especially because all the ingredients for pico de gallo are in season.  YUM! A couple of years ago I shared my recipe with y’all and it’s that time again, SUMMATIME!, so I thought you’d like […]

Funeral Food: Broccoli Casserole

Broccoli Casserole

When my grandmother passed, her neighbor, a literal little old lady, walked up to the house with a covered dish in hand, tripped, and she and her Broccoli Casserole went down.  Luckily for us, she was okay and the lid on the casserole was on tight, so while it appeared misshapen and unidentifiable, the tasty […]

Oatmeal in a Pouch: Take Two

Oatmeal in a Pouch: Suck It!

This is my second review for the Munk Pack Oatmeal Fruit Squeezes. After my first review, Munk Pack sent me a few samples, with no strings attached, to try for myself.  Whoo-hoo! ~ A gentle reminder: OMT! uses Amazon referral links. When you do your shopping through the Amazon links on this page, you support […]

Manhattan Cheesecake Revisted

Manhattan Cheesecake

A couple of years ago, I wrote about our family love of Manhattan Cheesecake.  Our love hasn’t waned one bit and I thought I’d share the recipe again for anyone who missed it the first go around.  (on the off chance you don’t feel like baking, Cheesecake Pie is an ideal alternative.) This: People.  I almost […]

Lemon Cream Pie

Lemon Pie

Who loves lemon pie?  You do!  Me?  Meh, it’s better than a poke in the eye with a sharp stick, but I’m a chocolate gal. So why even bother? What am I doing making anything but chocolate bombs this or chocolate lava thats? I bother because both my MIL and Girl love them some lemony […]

Martha Martha Martha!

Cake Filling Heaven

Y’all… ~in my head it comes out: Y’ALL!!!! cause this share is B-I-G~ I have something to share with you today that I think is gonna knock your socks off, knock you over with a feather, shiver your timbers, or whatever cliche fits the description of how you’ll feel when you taste this cake filling […]

Lemon Bars

Lemon Bars

* An oldie, but yummy post worth a second look. * A couple of years back, I shared the story about how I would make my MIL a chocolate cake every year for her birthday. For years, she ooohed and awwwwed over the different chocolate cakes I made her, until one day, maybe 20 years […]