Steakhouse Mushrooms for Two

steakhouse mushrooms

One of my husband’s favorite things to have for dinner is a good steak. Unfortunately, I’m not as big of a meat eater as he is. But that’s ok. I’ve found a great solution to make those meals more my … Continue reading

Corn Casserole

corn casserole

This time of year, I’m constantly needing to come up with dishes to bring to potluck dinners and parties.  Thanks to my aunt Julie sharing this recipe with me, I have a super simple and delicious new dish to bring. I … Continue reading

Homemade Cinnamon Applesauce

cinnamon applesauce

It’s the first day of fall and I that means I can start making some of those wonderful fall flavored dishes.  And what better way to start my fall cooking out right that to make a batch of Mamaw’s homemade … Continue reading

Butter Roasted Carrots

butter roasted carrots

I originally found a version of this recipe for butter roasted carrots on Pinterest.  Having made it several times, I think I’ve finally got the recipe adjusted just for me. Ingredients: 2 cups (2-inch) diagonally cut and peeled carrots, or … Continue reading

Farmer’s Daughter Chipotle Potato Salad


Recently, one of my favorite restaurants, The Farmer’s Daughter had a cooking class featuring Summer Salads.  The class was a lot of fun, even if I’m not usually a big fan of these types of foods.  At the event, she … Continue reading

Zucchini Cakes


This recipe for zucchini cakes is super good.  It comes from my KitchenAid Recipe Collection – though there’s not a thing in this recipe that really requires a mixer.  At my house this recipe is super great this time of … Continue reading

Garlic & Herb Potatoes


These fragrant herb potatoes are perfect the side dish for so many meats, you’ll make them again and again. Ingredients: 1 3/4 lbs small red potatoes, scrubbed 1/2 cup butter, melted 2 tablespoons minced fresh garlic 2 tablespoons chopped fresh … Continue reading

Cowboy Caviar


Cowboy Caviar is a cold bean salad. Ingredients: 1 can Pinto beans, drained and rinsed 1 can black eyed peas, drained and rinsed 1 can black beans, drained and rinsed 1 can white or shoepeg corn, drained and rinsed 1 … Continue reading