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Homemade Divinity Candy

Satisfy your sweet tooth this holiday season with a batch (or two!) of pillowy soft homemade divinity candy. This post may contain affiliate links. Click here to learn more about how affiliate links are used on this site. There is a saying, “You know who your true friends are if […]

Spicy Shrimp on Fried Grit Cakes

Spicy marinated shrimp served with a cool and creamy sauce over fried grit cakes will liven up any menu. It’s perfect for an appetizer or an entrée. Shrimp and grits is a very popular dish in the South, especially along the coastal areas where fresh shrimp are so plentiful. Creamy […]

chicken and sausage gumbo with rice in a white bowl trimmed with green leaves

Chicken and Sausage Gumbo

This yummy chicken and sausage gumbo recipe has a taste of New Orleans in ever bite. It’s loaded with chicken, smoked sausage, vegetables and spices. Oak Alley Plantation is a gorgeous antebellum home located on the banks of the Mississippi River in Vacherie, Louisiana, about 50 miles west of New […]

one mini sweet potato tart on a white plate

Sweet Potato Tart with Marshmallow Meringue

Sweet potato tart is sweet potato casserole in dessert form. Sweet potatoes are baked in a graham cracker crust and topped with marshmallow meringue. This post is sponsored by Minerva Dairy. The opinions contained within are my own. This post may contain affiliate links. Click here to learn more about […]

homemade strawberry cheesecake

Champagne and Strawberry Cheesecake

This decadent champagne and strawberry cheesecake is the best you will ever put in your mouth. Real champagne is incorporated into the batter and it’s topped with fresh strawberries drizzled with white and milk chocolate. Strawberries and champagne just seem to go together like Batman and Robin. Oh geez, spoken […]