Vanilla bean, sugar and orange peels are mixed with bourbon in this new spin on a classic Old Fashioned cocktail recipe. Since I had vanilla bean pods lying around, I decided now would be an ideal opportunity to try a vanilla bean old fashioned. This drink uses vanilla bean sugar, […]
You’ll love these DIY homemade mulling spices for apple cider or mulled wine. Perfect for chilly fall nights! Add a jigger of spiced rum for extra warmth. This post may contain affiliate links. Click here to learn more about how affiliate links are used on this site. Mulled apple cider is […]
This Christmas, whip up this quick and easy homemade eggnog recipe. From blender to your glass in less that five minutes! This post may contain affiliate links. Click here to learn more about how affiliate links are used on this site. It’s officially Christmas when the farmer’s market replaces fall […]
Love sweet tea? Look no further than this Southern sweet tea recipe. Nothing is more refreshing on a hot day than slowly sipping on an ice cold glass of tea. I am a first generation Southerner. My mom and dad moved to Mississippi the year before I was born. So […]
Don’t like the traditional dry martini? This yummy martini recipe includes Tuaca, amaretto, and pineapple juice. When I was about fifteen years old, I watched the movie Breakfast at Tiffany’s for the first time and instantly became obsessed with Audrey Hepburn. Puberty is so awkward and I desired the nonchalant […]
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.