Holiday PEEPS: It’s not just chickens anymore! {Giveaway}

If you ask me some things that remind me of Easter, I would probably say fancy hats, egg hunts and PEEPS!  I mean, doesn’t the Easter Bunny deliver those marshmallow-y chicken shaped PEEPS to every little girl and boy on the Eve of Easter?  For many years, I have received PEEPS in my basket, but … Read more

Granny’s Famous Butter Cookies!

When it came to my Granny’s cooking,  all of us had our “favorite” things that she would make.   For a few of us, it was her Butter Cookies.  The best part about making these is getting to use the fun cookie press.  This was my favorite part (besides eating them) and it took many tries and lots … Read more

Incredible recipes from Mrs. Butterworth’s! Giveaway

My husband and I both work full time outside the home, so I will admit that breakfast needs to be fast and easy.  Yogurt, granola bars, raisins, toast or orange juice is generally in the rotation.  But, on weekend, we like to break the boredom by cooking up something fun. Celebrity Chef Kevin Roberts (aka … Read more

Johnsonville Sausage: Review and Giveaway

With the school year and football season in full swing and the holidays just around the corner, life is getting busy (or should I say…busier).  Because my husband and I both work full time, it is pretty easy to fall into the “fast food” trap.  You know the one.  Late meeting at work, late getting … Read more

Ginger Ale Chicken – YUM!

Ok, I know I said I was NOT June Cleaver but when I find a good recipe I like to share!  This is one of my favorite recipes from Southern Living.  The recipe is EASY and so good!   I have made it countless times and my children love it.  I have also prepared it ahead of … Read more

Sunday Shrimp Pasta: Hurricane Bill Edition

With the arrival of the first named storms this hurricane season, it is a reminder it’s time to clean out the freezer.  For a coastal Southerner, this does not mean empty it out and toss food that didn’t survive freezer burn, or cartons of ice cream with two bites left.   This means you need … Read more