Fall and Winter

Muscadine Mojitos

Muscadine simple syrup is combined with white rum, fresh mint leaves, lime juice and club soda in this Southern twist on a popular Cuban drink. This post was not sponsored by Charboneau Distillery. Earlier this summer, The Husband and I celebrated ten years of marriage! Back in the early days […]

fig ice cream

Cinnamon Sugar Pecan and Fig Ice Cream

Creamy fig ice cream is laced with crunchy slow roasted pecans and sweet figs coated in cinnamon sugar glaze. This post may contain affiliate links. Click here to learn more about how affiliate links are used on this site. When I was a baby, my dad planted a fig tree […]

Red Hot Cinnamon Apples

Red Hot Cinnamon Apples

An old fashioned treat, spicy cinnamon candies give these Red Hot cinnamon apples their bright red color and sweet flavor. This post may contain affiliate links. Click here to learn more about how affiliate links are used on this site.This post contains affiliate links. My paternal grandmother’s name was Bess. […]

pumpkin pie recipe from scratch

Pumpkin Pie Recipe from Scratch

Looking for an easy pumpkin pie recipe you can made from scratch? This traditional recipe will be a hit on your Thanksgiving dessert table. This post may contain affiliate links. Click here to learn more about how affiliate links are used on this site. Big Brother started kindergarten this year. […]

Coconut Bourbon Sweet Potato Casserole with Pecans

Sweet potato casserole with pecans is taken to the next level with coconut, bourbon, raisins, and a crunchy brown sugar topping. I probably need to stop posting so many recipes with bourbon in them or ya’ll are going to start thinking I’m a boozer. I’m not, by the way.  But how […]