How To: Burgers Made in the Oven

How to make burgers made in the oven?! Is this for real? Fat, juicy, splattery, burgers that we associate with grills and cookouts, baked in the oven? Can you truly make delicious juicy hamburgers in the oven? Yes, my darling readers, it is! Looky: I know some of you will wrinkle your nose at the […]

How To: Steam Eggs for Perfect Peeling

How To: Steam Eggs for Perfect Peeling Get ready y’all – I’m about to divulge the secret to easy peel hard boiled eggs. Except it’s not a secret – cause HELLO! – Internet! I don’t know about you, but I’ve never had luck peeling fresh hard boiled eggs (until now). Look at ’em – those […]

Corn Fritter Casserole

Comfort food is a big deal in the South and Corn Fritter Casserole is about as comforting as it gets.  You’ll see these casseroles at holiday tables, church potlucks, and funeral meal buffets. What the heck is a corn fritter casserole?! Actual corn fritters are fried patties of a bready corn and cheese mixture. Oh, […]

Perfect Oatmeal Cookies with Dried Apricots

Have you been looking for the elusive perfect oatmeal cookie recipe? I have the recipe you’ve been searching for – and I’m gonna share it with you! Witness why I can’t get enough of fresh from the oven, warm oatmeal cookies, specifically: these perfect oatmeal cookies with dried apricots. Holy smokes, can I get an […]

How Good Are The Waffles? So. Good.

How good are these waffles? So. Good. I ain’t even kidding. Most any waffles are good. Most any waffles are great. But all waffles are not created equal. How good are the waffles I’m about to go on and on about? So. Good. The best. In the world. In a nutshell: this is the best […]

How-To Make a Simple Spaghetti Squash Dinner

Spaghetti squash – it’s what’s for dinner – are y’all ready to learn how to make this simple dish? Up until this year, I had eaten spaghetti squash, but had never made it. Not once. Me, the gal who loves veggies and fruits – never made it. Hell, I hadn’t even bothered to pick one […]

Oven Roasted BBQ Chicken

As is right and good, a worthy recipe should be shared again and again and again. This recipe of oven roasted BBQ chicken is from a post originally dated in 2015, yet one I make regularly. This is the time of year I start craving BBQ chicken straight from the pit – specifically, Garry’s BBQ […]

Your Day Needs More Hot Chocolate

Y’all. Y’ALL! I am a total and unrepentant hot chocolate snob. There, I said it. Whew, that feels good – like unzipping yer pants after Thanksgiving dinner. RELIEF! I can’t tolerate the mixes that masquerade as hot chocolate. NOOOOOO! Why would you do that to yourself when the real deal is easy to make and […]

How to Get a Party Started – Homemade Hummus!

Sometimes, you’re at a party and no one is talking and everyone is avoiding eye contact and, well, the joint is just not hoppin’. Oh, the humiliation! What to do? What to do? OMT!’s got ya, baby. Get the party started by bringing out this delicious homemade hummus – problem averted!   No party to […]

The Best Cheese Ball You’ll Ever Snack On

Y’all know by now that I deliver. If I say it’s the best whatevers, you know it’s gonna rock your world. ROCK IT! Get ready to lay yer eyeballz on the best cheese ball you’ll ever snack on. POW! Oh, momma – me wanty NOW! Actually, there is still one of the cheese balls in […]