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Homemade Strawberry Ice Cream

Take advantage of strawberry season with this simple, but creamy homemade strawberry ice cream recipe. Cream, sugar, and fresh strawberries burst with every bite.   This post may contain affiliate links. Click here to learn more about how affiliate links are used on this site. A few weeks ago, Louisiana […]

mixed berry fried pies

Mixed Berry Fried Pies

Mixed berry fried pies are the perfect summer time treat. Blueberries and strawberries are simmered with sugar and fried in a flaky pie crust. Whoever invented the fried pie should be given a posthumous James Beard Award. Think about it. Everything that is good about pie packaged into a neat […]

funnel cakes covered in powdered sugar on a red napkin

Homemade Funnel Cakes

You don’t have to wait until the state fair rolls into your town to enjoy homemade funnel cakes piled high with powdered sugar. Mmm, funnel cakes. The taste and smell spur memories of county fairs and football games. I mean, is there anything better than fried dough topped with a […]

large bowl of roasted potato salad with a small serving bowl to the side

Roasted Potato Salad

Roasted potato salad is sure to be a crowd favorite at your next barbecue. Tender potatoes are roasted until tender and combined tangy mayo, green onions, celery and mustard. Is it really a backyard barbecue without potato salad? I rank it right up there with barbecue baked beans and plenty […]

scone on a wooden board with butter in the background

Cheddar Bacon Blueberry Scones

Wake up to flaky blueberry scones made with smoky bacon, cheddar cheese and juicy blueberries. Don’t forget to add a smear of sweet cinnamon sugar spread. This post is sponsored by Minerva Dairy. The opinions contained within are my own. My ideal Saturday morning has changed a lot in the […]