How to Make Homemade Blueberry Pie Recipe

Blueberries are my favorite fruit, and at least ONCE a summer, I have GOT to have a homemade blueberry pie, and nothing else will do! My mom made blackberry pies when I was a little girl that everyone else in the family loved...except for me! I just couldn't handle the crunch of the blackberry … [Read More...]

Two Fun Ways for Wine Lovers to Learn More About Wine

Calling all wine lovers. Are you a wine lover? Oh, sure, maybe you like to drink wine. But would you say you're someone who knows a lot about wine? Or do you leave that to the hoity-toity wine snobs?  Wine is a topic that leaves many of us feeling intimidated. Personally, I love to learn … [Read More...]

How to Grill Great Ribs with an Easy Homemade Barbecue Sauce Recipe

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. This content is intended for readers 21+. #GetGrillingAmerica, #Walmart and #CollectiveBias Summer’s here, and the time is right….for grilling in the streets? Well, if not in the streets, then on the patio, at least. It’s time to #GetGrillingAmerica, […]

Recipes for a Memorial Day Menu and Yummly

For this post, I thought I’d throw together a roundup of several of my recipes, any of which would be great items to share at a Memorial Day get-together or pot luck. While I’m at it, I’ll tell you about a website where you can find MORE great recipes: a site called Yummly.  A Word […]

Join “Catch” Online Community: Earn Amazon Gift Codes

This is a sponsored post. I received a promotional item as a thank you for participating.     Have you ever wished you could share an idea or opinion directly with a company you love to create positive change? C Space is a company that helps brands grow by connecting them with their customers, who […]

Chicken Dukkah: An Easy Weeknight Recipe

Chicken Dukkah is a great main dish to build a weeknight meal around. Homemade weeknight dinners that are easy and quick to throw together, and also overflowing with wonderful flavors are tough to come by. I know cooking on weeknights, after a busy day, can be really tough to get motivated to do. I’ve been […]

Mondelēz Snack Talk Community Earn Amazon Gift Codes

 This is a sponsored post. I received a promotional item as a thank you for participating.   If you’re a frequent snacker, Mondelēz (the maker of snack foods) wants to hear from you! Do not miss this opportunity to help usher in dramatic change to the snack industry, by participating in the Mondelēz Snack Talk Community. And […]

Sour Cream and Green Chile Enchiladas

I first tasted this unbelievably easy recipe for Sour Cream and Green Chile Enchiladas when I was growing up in West Virginia. This recipe is pure easy, cheesy, creamy, comfort-food goodness! My sister learned it from her roommate, from her time at Abilene Christian University, in the 1970’s. And while we didn’t know it at […]

How to Make Caramel Cake: Heaven on a Plate

  Are you ready for that most luscious of Southern cakes? Caramel Cake? I whisper its very name, in reverence. Caramel Cake: heaven on a plate. In the words of my dear friend Martha, who was an Episcopal priest, “Could a mere mortal make such a thing?” Yes, you CAN make a Caramel Cake.  That […]

Earn Amazon Gift Codes in the Sound Space Community

This is a sponsored post. I received a promotional item as a thank you for participating.     Are you a music lover? Whether you’re listening on the go, or at home, if you’re the one in your friend group who is listening to undiscovered artists, or who takes the time to listen through a […]

Seven Steps to Grilling Great Ribs

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #GetGrillingAmerica #CollectiveBias Here in the MidSouth, every other day, we’re seeing *something* approaching spring – that is, until we go back to having a frost, the following evening. Well, it may be too early in these parts to […]

Venison Shepherd’s Pie

First off, before I give you my amazingly delicious recipe for Venison Shepherd’s Pie in a cast iron skillet, I want to make it clear that I actually really DO know the difference between Shepherd’s Pie, and Cottage Pie. According to Wikipedia, that fount of all knowledge, Shepherd’s Pie is ONLY made with lamb. (My […]