Party Panache, Let’s Talk Football!

  Okay, so now that football season is officially underway, let’s talk about some ways to make the season memorable with unique party ideas and yummy noshes!       Make a flower arrangement in your team’s colors… I made this arrangement for the Alabama {red & white} vs Ole Miss {red & blue} game … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Maple Bacon Apple Danish

  The Jammin’ Cheese Danishes were such a hit I decided to try another version with baked apples and maple icing, and maple bacon garnish         So easy to make with canned crescent roll dough and Stouffer’s baked apples         The maple icing is super simple to make also … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Roasted Butternut & Bacon Salad

  The other day I stumbled across an article from Buzz Feed, it’s a quiz called Eat Your Way Around the World and We’ll Guess Your Age It only takes a minute to take…they guessed my age was 24!  Sounds good to me!  I highly recommend taking this quiz!!   Okay let’s talk salad…   … Continue reading

Party Panache, Breezy Easy Party Recipes and Shortcuts!

  Many prayers for the Bahamas, Florida, and the whole East US coast as they deal with Hurricane Dorian…we were lucky this time and didn’t have anything but sunshine and fun on the Gulf Coast for Labor Day…   We had 20 at our house for dinner Friday and Saturday night,  I tried to make … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, “THE” Salad

  A salad we had for part of our Labor Day celebration is going to be forever known as “THE” salad         “This salad is really good…”         “I’ve got to have more of that salad!”         “Oh my, I didn’t see the salad!”     … Continue reading

The Organized Life, The September Paint Bucket

  Although it will still feel like summer in Alabama until mid October or so, my thoughts for September are all about fall flavors and traditional Autumn food When I started seeing maple recipes popping up on Pinterest, my mouth started watering I quickly decided Maple would be the flavor of the month! There are … Continue reading

Party Panache, Sweet & Savory Fig Canapes

      This is going to be my go to party bite this fall Wonderfully sweet fig jam paired with savory Manchego cheese All tucked in between 2 layers of flaky puff pastry         Not only do they taste divine The prep is simple You can have them in the oven … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Sausage & Corn Stuffing Casserole

  What is your favorite dish for Thanksgiving? Mine is stuffing… BUT You don’t have to wait until the holidays to have stuffing You can enjoy it all year long!         I have been recreating retro recipes this month This is a new version of my Mom’s Stuffing         … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Zucchini Favorites

  This time of year, when garden zucchini is so abundant that August 8 was declared National Sneak a Zucchini on your Neighbor’s Porch Day, I rounded up my favorite recipes for using zucchini             I love zucchini and cook it year round… A lot of these recipes are figure … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Asparagus, Spinach and Corn Tetrazzini

  Recently I shared my love of quiche dishes with a quiche full of peaches and plums for a summer twist   Summer Peach Quiche Lorraine       Today I’m sharing another favorite casserole type, Tetrazzini Traditional tetrazzini is made with chicken or turkey, mushrooms and thin pasta noodles, but tetrazzini can be made … Continue reading

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