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royal red shrimp and cherry tomatoes garnished with fresh basil over linguine

Royal Reds over Linguine

Royal red shrimp are the star of Southern seafood. Serve these royal reds over a bed of tender linguine tossed in spicy garlic butter sauce. The best shrimp come from the Gulf of Mexico. You will never convince me otherwise. And the best of the […]

Peach Jalapeño Jam

Add a little sweet heat to your breakfast with a dollop or peach jalapeño jam on your morning toast or bagel. This post may contain affiliate links. Click here to learn more about how affiliate links are used on this site. This time of year, […]

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 […]

shrimp in the process of being peeled and deveined on al gray stone cutting board

How to Peel and Devein Shrimp

Love fresh shrimp? Save money by learning how to peel and devein shrimp yourself in four easy steps! This post may contain affiliate links. Click here to learn more about how affiliate links are used on this site. Once a year, my family and I […]

baked southern tomato pie on a dark wooden table with fresh tomatoes, plates and forks to the side

Southern Tomato Pie

Southern tomato pie, with flaky buttermilk crust, thinly sliced tomatoes, fresh herbs and cheese, is perfect as an entrée or appetizer. Do you prefer thin crust or thick crust pizza? I am of the school of thought that when it comes to pizza, the crust […]