Take-out Tuesday, Cheddar & Chive Hushpuppies for Fat Tuesday

Happy Fat Tuesday! Mardi Gras, literally translated, is French for Fat Tuesday.  It is also the term commonly used to refer to the balls, parties and parades during entire season of Carnival, the time between Ephiphany and Lent.  Fat Tuesday is the last day before Lent, approximately six weeks before Easter Sunday observed by Catholics … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Buried Treasure Biscuit Bites

You don’t have to be a pirate to find the treasure in these biscuits, they are loaded with loot! After a day on the high seas, you will love digging into these! Just 5 little innocent ingredients~ pretend you see pecan halves in the picture too~ well, maybe not innocent…decadent is probably a better word … Continue reading

Gifts from the kitchen, Blackberry Scones with Lemon Glaze

Tuesday was HH’s birthday! He always buys his own gift…let’s just say that he must think he was an extra good boy this year… Since I didn’t do any shopping,  I treated him to something special from the kitchen~ I’ve never made scones, so I thought I would give it a try~he loves a sweet … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Artichoke Parmesan Bruschetta

What is your favorite “go-to” easy summer meal? I like to make a big salad of mixed greens and whatever odds and ends I have on hand in the fridge and serve it with some good bread Artichoke bruschetta is a nice change from garlic bread or rolls, and it’s easy to throw together Just … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Magic Bleu Cheese Biscuits

This was a Plan B situation, I thought I had the ingredients for these biscuits but when I started making them, I realized my 7-up was a Sprite and the 1/2 cup sour cream was 1/8 cup…What to do, hmmm….. Hungry Husband and the Nicest Guy were pretty excited about biscuits for dinner so DD … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Easy Anytime dinner

We were having some friends over for a casual evening and some dinner.  I planned to make several salads, a chicken casserole, rice and wanted to try a recipe for  bread sticks that has been floating around Pinterest lately.  The bread sticks caught my eye because they are LONG and look so cool served vertically … Continue reading

Party Panache, Salsa Bread

Say salsa bread around my house and people start lining up.  So easy, so simple and so cheesy good. It is always gobbled up.  You can serve it as a side dish, add meat and more veggies for a main dish, or its great for an appetizer or snacks at a football watching  party or … Continue reading

Cocktail Cupcakes

These are quite frankly dangerous.  They are so good and so easy, but not exactly health food! However, they are bite sized so one bite of anything is fine, right?  [Betcha can’t eat just one 🙂 ] Anyhoo… make a batch of these and give most of them away!  Perfect hostess gift, welcome new neighbor, … Continue reading

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