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Tomato Salad

Summer time is winding down. I am getting the last of my tomatoes and my cucumbers are long gone. I have stacks of pickles sitting on my shelf waiting to be put in a...

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Labor Day Sippers

Labor Day Sippers Nothing signifies summer more than a tall glass of iced tea on a hot day. You can beat the heat with a frosty fruity iced tea on  Labor Day. Get the recipe...

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Ranch Potato Salad

I have been looking for the illusive blue potato. Every time I go to the grocery store, I look for them but they always seem to be out. I did find a bag of...

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Pimento Stuffed Cucumbers

Its official, the last of my cucumbers are gone. I have some pimento cheese in the fridge and thought how great it would be to stuff the last of my cucumbers with pimento cheese....

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Banana Split Parfait

I love to make these parfaits for breakfast. I feel like I am being decadent even when I am not. You can make these for your little ones and make them think they are...

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Grilled London Broil

Who doesn’t love a steak every once in a while? OK, I could eat steak everyday if I could. It is not recommended to eat that much red meat. So this should just be...

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Assumption

Today is the feast of the Assumption. It is a harvest feast day. The blessing of fruits, herbs and flowers is on this day. Traditionally, the priest would give a blessing of the harvest....

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Pimento Cheese Tea Sandwiches

It is pronounced here in Virginia. Yes, I am talking about pimento cheese. You can find it on just about any table here in the south and made just about any way. It could...

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7-UP Pound Cake

I have been recipe testing again. I am working on a few loaf recipes that I can give away year round. I was looking for ingredients that are easy to find and you can...

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Smoked Gouda Mac and Cheese

Ok, so making homemde macaroni and cheese isn’t as easy as making the blue stuff in the box. However, the homemade version is so much better. Don’t get me wrong, the blue box stuff...