Not a bourbon lover but want to jump on the mint julep cocktail craze? Try a sweet tea mint julep. Sweeter than a traditional julep, but just as satisfying. The mint julep is the epitome of genteel Southern cocktail. It’s enjoyed on a back porch watching the sun go down […]
Pumpkin spice chai latte is better (and cheaper) than anything you can buy at a coffee shop. This simple recipe combines chai concentrate with whole milk, maple syrup and pumpkin puree. Can be served hot or cold. I just can’t bring myself to share pumpkin recipes until at least October. The […]
Add more heart healthy zucchini to your diet this summer with 31 of best zucchini recipes. If ever there was a time to add more fresh veggies into your diet, it’s summertime! Zucchini, also known as courgette, is a member of the squash family. It has a mild flavor and texture […]
Looking for tasty ways to use cucumbers that doesn’t involve making pickles? Check out this list of cucumber dishes that will put your garden’s bounty to good (and delicious) use. I have a confession to make. I compiled this round up for myself just as much as I did for […]
Is your garden producing a bounty of fresh tomatoes this summer? Check out these unique fresh tomato recipes for delicious ideas on how to use them. Every spring, The Husband and I anticipate planting a summer garden. He works tirelessly to clean out the remnants of last year’s garden from our […]
I'm Lisa, a first generation Southerner. While I was born and raised in Mississippi, I wasn't raised on Southern food. Then I met and fell in love with a boy who grew up eating his Grandmama's fried chicken and his Mamaw's biscuits and gravy. I realized I had a thing or two to learn about Southern cooking.