Black-Eyed Pea Cakes

Oct 2, 2013 by

  It never fails, unless The Husband is running around at work with his hair on fire he will always call or text me around lunch...

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Roasted Eggplant Dip (Baba Gha...

Sep 26, 2013 by

  I have definitely noticed my palette change as I get older. There are several foods I enjoy eating now that I never would have...

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Zucchini Cake Napoleons

Sep 4, 2013 by

  I’m squeezing in one last summer recipe before I have to say goodbye until next year. I love fried patties of any type.  But...

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Jalapeño Cornbread Whoopie Pie...

Aug 26, 2013 by

  I have always been envious of folks who are members of supper clubs.  How fun would it be to get together with a bunch of...

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Bacon, Basil, and Tomato Crost...

Jul 10, 2013 by

This is the time of year I love the most.  The crickets make their appearance at dusk and their symphony is so loud they drown...

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Mini Ham Sandwiches on Butterm...

Apr 12, 2013 by

  Today I am really honored to participate in my first ever virtual baby shower for one of my blogging friends – Nikki from...

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Fish and Chip Cakes

Mar 12, 2013 by

  While corned beef and cabbage is tradition on St. Patrick’s Day, it’s not the only food option out there. If you have...

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Broccoli Artichoke Dip

Jan 31, 2013 by

  Beware of this dip. It has been known to magically disappear somewhere between the beginning of the first quarter and half...

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Handmade Egg Rolls

Jan 29, 2013 by

  Once upon a time, a long, long time ago, The Husband and I were out running errands.  It was getting late, our stomachs were...

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Five Super Bowl Recipes . . .a...

Jan 28, 2013 by

  Just to give you an idea of how much I care about the Super Bowl:  I just had to Google who was playing.  That’s how...

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Sorghum Caramel Corn

Oct 9, 2012 by

  The Mississippi State Fair rolled in to town last week.  So you know what that means: FAIR FOOD!! State fairs are a time for...

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Fall Snack Mix

Oct 1, 2012 by

  I have noticed that if I don’t eat some sort of high-protein snack within 30-45 minutes of working out, I am absolutely...

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Grilled Stuffed Portobello Mus...

Jul 9, 2012 by

  As I’m typing this post, I am reminded of a joke my mom told me when I was younger: A mushroom walks into a bar and sits down to...

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Corned Beef and Cabbage Egg Ro...

Mar 19, 2012 by

  Is it Irish?  Is it Asian? I’ll tell you one thing – it’s probably the best way to serve leftover corned beef and...

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Beer Battered Onion Rings

Mar 8, 2012 by

  Ever notice how kid’s cartoons usually have very annoying theme songs?  Or maybe the song doesn’t actually become annoying...

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Bang Bang Shrimp

Mar 5, 2012 by

  Wow. I don’t know who came up with this recipe first , but God bless them.  Because it’s good. I found this recipe...

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Barbecue Pulled Pork Nachos

Jan 30, 2012 by

  I never understood how people could eat snack bar nachos.  You know the nachos I’m talking about – stale chips topped with...

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Butterbean Hummus

Jan 26, 2012 by

  I love dips.  I pin, bookmark, and clip dip recipes all the time with the intention of making them and then they end up sitting...

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Homemade Chex Mix

Dec 19, 2011 by

  You may be surprised to learn that The Husband possesses a little known secret talent. During the holidays, he becomes the...

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Turnip Green Pesto with Cornbr...

Nov 3, 2011 by

  I must confess, I’m not a fan of the reality shows where contestants have to race against the clock to create a fabulous gourmet...

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Beer-Battered Bacon-Wrapped Fr...

Oct 10, 2011 by

  The Mississippi State Fair rolled into Jackson on Wednesday.  Since then, my mind has been obsessing over fair food. During the...

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Parlor Market Pimento Cheese

Aug 11, 2011 by

  When you were a kid and learning your ABC’s, did you think the letter after K was a letter called elemenohpee? Well, you...

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Mini Corn Dogs

Jul 28, 2011 by

  I’ve noticed that The Husband and I have two distinctly different methods for consuming corn dogs. Being the carboholic that I...

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Zucchini Patties with Dill Dip...

Jul 25, 2011 by

  I’ve already established that I personally don’t have a bumper crop of zucchini this year. And based on most of the comments I...

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Garden Fresh Salsa

Jul 21, 2011 by

I like to think of myself as a gardener. Keyword here is “think.” I’ve planted an herb garden every summer for three years...

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Babalu Guacamole

May 23, 2011 by

  It seems here in the last couple of years, the food scene in Jackson has really begun to evolve. There will always be a need for...

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Tomato and Goat Cheese Tart

Apr 29, 2011 by

  The Husband does not like puff pastry. I know, I know. Who doesn’t like puff pastry? It’s like those people who don’t like...

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Fried Green Tomatoes

Feb 23, 2011 by

  This recipe came from Pat and Gina Neely from the Food Network. They hail from Memphis, so if anyone knows how to do fried green...

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Mini Muffulettas

Feb 2, 2011 by

  I’m not gonna lie.  I don’t care who wins the Super Bowl.  I’m not a big NFL watcher.  Or a big football watcher.  Okay,...

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Honey Balsamic Chicken Wings

Jan 26, 2011 by

Pin It  Since the Super Bowl is a little over a week away, I figured I needed to share some finger foods. Buffalo wings always...

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Crawfish Beignets with Cajun D...

Apr 21, 2010 by

  The onset of warmer weather means one thing to my husband – it’s crawfish season!  I would venture to say it’s the...

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Cilantro and Black Bean Salsa

Feb 7, 2010 by

  I think it’s safe to say that 95% of the population down here is beside themselves with excitement that the Saints have made...

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Fried Green Tomatoes

Sep 17, 2009 by

  If you have seen the movie Fried Green Tomatoes, then you get title of this post.  If not, then get thee to a Blockbuster.  Or a...

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