Spring and Summer

Cucumber Tea Sandwiches

Cucumber tea sandwiches are a classic, elegant appetizer  Cream cheese, herbs and bacon bits are layered between soft white bread. Special occasions, such as a bridal tea or a baby shower, usually call for a large platter of cucumber sandwiches. elegantly presented on a piece of Wilton pewter or McCarty pottery. […]

Hummingbird Bundt Cake

Hummingbird Bundt Cake

A darling of Southern desserts, Hummingbird Bundt Cake combines sliced bananas, crushed pineapples and chopped with a spiced cake batter. The slightly sweet cake is then topped with decadent cream cheese icing and more chopped pecans. This post may contain affiliate links. Click here to learn more about how affiliate […]

Sauce for Lamb Chops

Mint Julep Sauce for Lamb Chops

Fresh mint leaves, bourbon, sugar and red wine vinegar are gently simmered together for a light and fresh mint julep sauce for lamb chops. This post may contain affiliate links. Click here to learn more about how affiliate links are used on this site. Next time you want to prepare […]

How to Can Diced Tomatoes

How to Can Diced Tomatoes [Tutorial]

Interested in preserving tomatoes, but don’t know where to start? My how-to guide will tell you everything you need to know about how to can diced tomatoes. This post may contain affiliate links. Click here to learn more about how affiliate links are used on this site. The summer I […]

best zucchini recipes

31 of the Best Zucchini Recipes

Add more heart healthy zucchini to your diet this summer with 31 of best zucchini recipes. If ever there was a time to add more fresh veggies into your diet, it’s summertime! Zucchini, also known as courgette, is a member of the squash family. It has a mild flavor and texture […]