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summer succotash in a blue enamel skillet

Squash Summer Succotash

Turn those yellow squash from the garden into a delicious summer succotash side dish. Fresh squash, zucchini, lima beans and onions are seasoned with crispy bacon and creamy butter. Succotash is one of those words that’s just fun to say, don’t you think? I developed […]

small clay bowl filled with homemade pickling spices with cucumbers and jars of pickles to the side

Homemade Pickling Spices

If you’ve got a lot of veggies this pickle this summer, making your own homemade pickling spices can not only save you money but also give you more control over the flavor. This post may contain affiliate links. Click here to learn more about how […]

grilled pineapple chicken thighs and grilled pineapple rings on a blue platter with halved pineapple on the side

Grilled Pineapple Chicken + VIDEO

Pull yourself out of the grilling doldrums with grilled pineapple chicken thighs marinated in pineapple juice, soy sauce, garlic, brown sugar and chili garlic sauce. My family and I love grilling. In fact, we grill year-round when the weather permits. But I definitely notice we […]

cornbread salad in a clear glass trifle bowl

Southern Cornbread Salad + VIDEO

Cornbread salad is a unique side dish that combines crumbled cornbread, pinto beans, diced vegetables, ranch dressing and cheese. This post may contain affiliate links. Click here to learn more about how affiliate links are used on this site. Yes, you read that right. We’re […]

buttermilk ranch dressing in a white gravy boat

Homemade Buttermilk Ranch Dressing + VIDEO

Tangy mayo, buttermilk, herbs and spices give this homemade buttermilk ranch dressing recipe and flavor that doesn’t compare to store bought. This post may contain affiliate links. Click here to learn more about how affiliate links are used on this site. Did you know ranch […]