Recipe Box, Bacon Jam Asparagus Rolls

This recipe is ridiculously easy, but party worthy! We enjoyed these as part of our Spring Charcuterie Spread on Sunday Crescent roll dough, asparagus, bacon jam and cheese Stonewall Kitchen Bourbon Bacon Jam is very yummy stuff It is available in upscale grocery stores, see store locator here or online here OR you can make … Continue reading

Holidays, Easter Recipe Round-up

I am relaxing at the beach this week, enjoying Spring Break with part of my family I’m thinking about Easter which will arrive only a few days after I get back I’m going through my recipe archives and ideas for inspiration for our family celebration Let’s start with Appetizers and Brunch Carrot Dip Garden is … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Rainbow Salad

One of the recipes on my Paint Bucket list this month is Rainbow Noodle Salad with Almond Ginger Dressing I think the reason it caught my eye is that I have made a similar salad and loved it! The dressing is made with Almond Butter and you will be whipping this up often! There’s an … Continue reading

Holidays, St. Patrick’s Day Fun

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! ☘️ We celebrated CC’s St. Patrick’s Day birthday last Saturday She had a party at an art studio with her friends Saturday morning The studio is such a fun place, the owner is over the top creative and the decor is crazy fun There’s a huge room with painting tables for … Continue reading

Party Panache, Bailey’s Cupcakes

These delightful little cakes are a sure hit any time of year, but they are especially perfect for St. Patrick’s Day ! The batter and icing are both flavored with Baileys Irish Cream The batter smells so wonderful as the aroma from this cream liqueur drifts around the kitchen Silicone pans make baking cupcakes so … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Butternut Squash Noodles with Bacon & Brussels Alfredo

One of my favorite easy dinners is pasta with roasted bacon and Brussels sprouts, drizzled with a little Alfredo Pasta Alfredo with Bacon & Brussels Sprouts Instead of the spaghetti noodles I usually use, I decided to try it with butternut squash noodles, Yum! It’s super simple, trim and halve the Brussels sprouts {substitute broccoli … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Blueberry & Bacon Breakfast Bundt

This is a reinvention of a recipe I posted a long time ago, Blueberry Bacon Breakfast Cake I decided to make it in a bundt pan and add maple syrup 😋 You probably have most of the ingredients in your pantry Flour, white and brown sugars, baking powder {not pictured,} eggs, butter, cinnamon, vanilla, maple … Continue reading

Creations, Spring Things!

These past few winter days have made many of us a little crazy… In the South there’s a famous saying So I’m embracing crazy today with crazy Spring recipes and crafts, it’s time to have some fun! Hop into Spring with a Cottontail Cocktail, it’s made with cake flavored vodka {or milk for a no … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Last Minute Super Bowl Supper, Create a Pizza with what you have!

Are you watching the Super Bowl tonight? Do you need a wonderful last minute nosh that you can easily throw together with what you have? My go to dish for last minute entertaining, or a family dinner, is pizza And no, not pizza delivery, but a “clean out the fridge,” get creative, and make your … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Stuffed Zucchini, 4 Ways!

Zucchini can be your best friend when you are trying to eat less carbs and lighter foods It’s available fresh year round and can be used in an endless variety of ways The other night my resident chef, HHjr, made zucchini boats stuffed with sausage, black beans and corn A very tasty dinner that’s easy … Continue reading