I Created My Own Cookbook: The BIG Reveal and a Giveaway

This post is sponsored by CreateMyCookbook; however, all thoughts and opinions are my own. I created my own cookbook with CreateMyCookbook, and now it's time for the BIG REVEAL! And it's ALSO time for a GIVEAWAY to help you write YOUR own cookbook!!  I told you all a few weeks ago that … [Read More...]

Companion: High Quality Affordable Pet Products/Gift Card Giveaway

  This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Food Lion for IZEA Worldwide. All opinions are 100% mine. Gus is MY faithful German Shepherd companion, seen here with a box of Companion Dog Treats, part of Companion's affordable pet products line. (But who can resist an image of … [Read More...]

Sticky Toffee Pumpkin Pudding

This is the recipe that was waiting to happen: Sticky Toffee Pumpkin Pudding. It almost had to happen. It was destined to happen. English Childhood Comfort Food meets America’s Favorite Fall Flavor, Pumpkin: it’s a beautiful cross-cultural union! Cultural appropriation of the very BEST kind. We’ve stolen so very much from the Mother Country. Why […]

Create A Cookbook for Your Own Family with CreateMyCookbook

This post is sponsored by CreateMyCookbook; however, all thoughts and opinions are my own. I have always had a dream to someday write a book, but lately, that dream has gotten really specific and focused: I want to create a cookbook. I think a lot of wannabe writers have the dream to write a book, […]

World’s Best and Easiest Coleslaw with Homemade Vinaigrette

 This, the World’s Best Coleslaw Recipe, is for all my friends out there who think of themselves as “Bad Cooks”.   I feel your pain. I do. I once despaired of ever being as good a cook as my mama.  It is also for all my friends out there who think of themselves as “Coleslaw […]

Grilled Marinated Flank Steak with Blistered Tomatoes

Grilled Flank Steak with Blistered Tomatoes and Basil Vinaigrette is my new favorite go-to recipe for when company is coming, and I want to serve something that is beautiful to look at, absolutely  delicious, and best of all: EASY!!! Why You NEED this recipe for Grilled Marinated Flank Steak Those words, “company’s coming” can strike […]

Join Catch to Connect with Business Online Communities; Earn Amazon Gift Codes

Happy Fall, gentle readers! Today, I get to tell you about a way you can earn Amazon Gift Codes! You’re invited to join Catch by C Space where you will have the opportunity to join online communities and take surveys so that you can directly impact a variety of brands who work with C Space […]

Southern Summer Risotto in a Pressure Cooker: with Corn, Tomatoes and Bacon

All the Treasures of Summer in the South, in a Risotto: Southern Summer Risotto is simply an Italian-style rice dish, made in the easiest way I’ve ever made risotto: with a pressure cooker. I made this recipe up myself, by taking a basic risotto recipe, and changing up a few ingredients. It’s made with some […]

What to Do With All Those Tomatoes: Oven Roasted Tomato Sauce

Oven Roasted Tomato Sauce is the answer to the question of what to do with all those tomatoes. Even for, and maybe especially for, the lazy person. My Counter is Full of Tomatoes. What to Do??? I’m a lazy person, in many ways. One of the ways it manifests itself is when a huge bounty […]

Crispy Chewy Oatmeal Walnut Cookies

This post contains an affiliate link. If you purchase something from the link to Bosch Mixers, you’ll get a great money saving discount, and I’ll earn a little something for my slush fund. Win/win! As always, all opinions are strictly my own.  This recipe for Crispy Chewy Oatmeal Walnut cookies lines up nicely with my […]

How to Make Creamy Homemade Polenta in a Pressure Cooker

This post contains an affiliate link, for a NutriMill grain mill. If you were to purchase one, I’d earn a little something to help keep the lights on around here. But all opinions expressed in this post are STRICTLY my own. Just try and stop me from speaking my mind.     I’ve learned to […]

Black Coffee Ice Cream and Bosch Ice Cream Maker Review

This post contains affiliate links. If perchance you buy yourself a Bosch Universal Plus Mixer or Ice Cream attachment, or both, I’ll make a bit of moola. However, all opinions are STRICTLY my own. Can ANYTHING taste as good as black coffee smells? This recipe for homemade Black Coffee Ice Cream comes close! I found […]