Portuguese Sweet Bread (Pao Doce)

I’m a sucker for carbalicious bread, in any form.  Tell me you have a loaf of Portuguese Sweet Bread (or as the Portuguese call it: Pao Doce) hot out of the oven and I’m in! I’ll bring the butter! You get the knife! This Portuguese bread recipe is not a quick bread. Quick breads are […]

Easy Crock Pot Country Style Pork Shoulder Ribs

Who else just had a yummmmm reading that mouthful of a title? You should. Slow-cooker country style ribs (boneless pork shoulder) are easy and delicious to make, especially if you have a Crock Pot. Burgers, BBQ, hotdogs – they’re all good, but some days you need ribs. And right after that mmmmm, you need to […]

The Best Strawberry Smoothie Recipe

I’m a Southern gal and that means I’m polite (mostly). I will politely (mostly) decline ice in my smoothies, strawberry or otherwise. The best Strawberry Smoothie recipes do not require ice! Ice is reserved for a Coconut Slush, a rainbow snow cone, or as rocks in my whiskey. Ice in a smoothie? Oh, mah dear, […]

Zucchini Bread Done Right: Recipe Two

Zucchini Bread Done Right: Two Of My Best Recipes. Oh man, are y’all in for it. Grab the butter, grab the jam, grab yer appetite, cause these tender loaves won’t last long. Today I’m offering one lighter zucchini bread recipe made with sour cream and one heartier zucchini bread recipe with nuts and raisins. Both […]

Joy Bella The Waffle Recipe Maker

My sweet friend, Joy Bella, is a waffle recipe maker extraordinaire and has shared her recipe with me – and now you! How good are these waffles? So. Good. (in my head I read the word “waffles”, I hear: WAFFLES WAFFLES WAFFLES! Waffles are exciting!) I ain’t even kidding. Most any waffles are good. Most […]

Manhattan Cheesecake

Manhattan. Cheesecake. I think I should throw the mic down now and just walk away. Nice and easy. ‘Nuf said. Aw, you know I could never leave you hanging. Your mouth is watering, your eyes are searching, you want a slice RIGHT NOW! This Manhattan Cheesecake recipe has never disappointed one soul who was lucky […]

How to Make Snacking Even Better

Three years ago, I wrote this first post extolling the taste explosion that is Christmas Crack. No, you won’t find this particular recipe anywhere other than here. Nor will you find such a delightful backstory to be told while you share this concoction with those you love. I came thisclose to not posting this recipe […]

Impressive Baked Pesto Chicken

Prepare yourselves to witness one of the most flavorful and easy meals you can make. Ready? Let’s go! (NOTE: I saw this recipe on a video, which I can no longer find, so if you know it…SHARE IT!) What you’ll need: 8 chicken bone-in thighs or breasts Pesto 1 large or 2 medium sliced tomatoes […]

Eggtastic Fun!

Owl do you like you eggs?! Funny-side up? Then, you’re in luck!  One of my favorite companies, Fred and Friends, does it again! ~ A gentle reminder: OMT! uses Amazon referral links. When you do your shopping through the Amazon links on this page, you support the blog at no cost to yourself. It’s much […]

You Can Stop Looking Now: The Pineapple Honey Glaze You’ve Been Looking For

Way back in the spring, Easter-time to be specific, I made a ham with an improvised pineapple honey glaze that turned out to be a show-stopper. You don’t have to wait for Easter, though. Make it for Christmas! For New Years! For Jimmy’s birthday! For any ol’ time you decide you neeeeeed a glaze that’s […]