Russian Teacakes With a Delicious Twist

Russian Teacakes

Are you like me and already thinking about what kind of cookies you’re going to bake for Christmas?  YOU ARE?!  This is why we’re friends! While I like to shake up my cookie rotation every year, there are a few traditional classics that get made no matter what.  Russian Teacakes are one of those classics. […]

Savory Roasted Pecans

Savory Roasted Pecans

Y’all know how much we like our ‘Picy Pretzels, right? They’re delicious any time of the year, but I love them most in front of a roaring fire with an adult drank. To add a bit of nutrition to our by-the-fire snacks, I tinkered with a nut recipe and came up with Savory Roasted Pecans. […]

Easy Slow Cooker Apple Butter

Easy Slow Cooker Apple Butter

I am an apple butter fanatic. My first taste of apple butter came to me as a child. I was offered a thick slice of dark pumpernickel bread, slathered with a thick layer of butter and topped with a generous portion of apple butter. It was love at first bite. ~swoon~ I knew you could […]

Brine Your Turkey, Turkeys!

Brine Your Turkey!

Hey, Turkey!  You’ve never brined a turkey?  Well, today is your lucky day cause I’m gonna show you how incredibly easy it is to get a succulent, mouth-watering, tender bird every time by brining that badboy. As many of you know this is a post that pops up once a year around the holidays, because […]

Accidentally Delicious Oven-Baked Fried Chicken

Accidentally Delicious Oven-Fried Chicken

Wanna start with the good stuff? Yes! The star of the post. The accidentally delicious oven-baked fried chicken! Oh, momma… Look at that crispy loveliness! Let me ask you this, though: What do you do when you think you have an item in your pantry, a key item, only to find out after you’ve prepared […]

Veggie Soup

Veggie Soup

I do love me a veggie soup.  You? This one is incredibly simple to throw together and easy to modify for your tastes. PrintVeggie Soup Ingredients2 15 ounce cans of chicken stock 6 cups of water 3 large peeled and diced potatoes 1 medium to large diced onion (i prefer using sweet vidalia onions) 3-4 […]

Baked Green Peppers with a Twist

Baked Peppers with a Twist

I love a stuffed green pepper…LOVE THEM! Do you? You do?! Well, you’re in for a treat. Traditionally, I’ve stuffed my green peppers with a meat mixture, or at least a heavily-based meat mixture. These are a little different. These are filled with deliciousness of meat, veggies and cheese if you like, then beaten eggs […]

OMT’s Most Popular Post of All-time: Crock-Pot Pork Shoulder Ribs

Crock-Pot Pork Ribs

October 7, 2013 is the date this post originally hit the vast Internets.  Ever since then, folks from all over the world have learned how to make these incredibly easy pork shoulder ribs in the slow-cooker.  It’s been a revelation how popular this particular post has been and continues to be.  No doubt about it, […]

Homemade Roasted Almond Butter

Homemade Roasted Almond Butter

Remember what happened when I bought two giant jars of natural peanut butter? No? Turns out we’re not fans. I took one of the jars to Boy’s house (mostly so they couldn’t give it back!) and I resorted to making cookies with the other jar, really delicious cookies: Go See For Yourself Here. Given our […]

Storing Baked Goods

How to Properly Store Baked Goods

  A year ago-ish, I posted this list on how to properly store baked goods and it’s worth a second look, especially with the holidays thisclose (yes, I know it’s only September…but soon to be October…then HOLIDAYS!) Go on, y’all take another look at the list and make sure your baked goods get the storage […]