Take-out Tuesday, Broccoli & Cheese Dip or Spread

Let’s face it     Hot and melty cheese dips are pretty hard to resist       Add some bacon, and well, that makes it even harder     But if you add a nice fresh green vegetable like broccoli       Why it becomes almost health food!!       And it’s … Continue reading

Party Panache, Easy Game Day Menu with a Pizza Bubble-up and BBQ

I am constantly looking for ways to make entertaining easier, and one of my favorite helpers is the slow cooker     “Why are there paper towels under the lid?” you might ask     Well, that’s the handy dandy trick to use when cooking this dish with canned biscuits     Talk about easy! … Continue reading

Home Decor, Finally Fall!

  I think we are all having fun welcoming fall this year, and even if cooler temps haven’t arrived where you are, pulling out pumpkins and all things autumn makes us at least pretend to feel cooler       Last week I was able to do a little fall-i-fying…     Come on in, … Continue reading

Fearless Friday, Elephants and Painted Jars

Do not be fearless if you are in the path of Hurricane Irma, please stay safe!  We are watching closely, feeling very lucky to not be in the path this time.   Thank you all for your concern and kind comments.  Prayers to all… Football season kicked off last weekend  🏈   🐘   ❤️     … Continue reading

Recipe Box, BBQ Pork “Cupcakes” with Coleslaw “Icing” and Crispy Onions

This little bite is bound to spark up your next gathering!       Who can resist a little puff pastry filled with BBQ pork, topped with creamy slaw and crispy onions?       You can assemble them for serving, or set them out with bowls of slaw and onions and let people make … Continue reading

Party Panache, Are You Ready for some Football!!!

Time to gear up your game with decor and dining delights!  You’ve got to keep your strength up, football is a strenuous game! These are easy to assemble crowd-pleasers, guaranteed to get you out of the kitchen fast! #1 Top Dogs on a Roll  or for you Alabama fans, Red & White Tidy Bites–  Dinner … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Iron Bowl Party

I know you all are thinking about Christmas shopping, decorating and recipes…well, it’s still the height of football season here in Alabama and there is no bigger game all season than the Iron Bowl.  Watching the Iron Bowl is a tradition at our house, and every year we gather friends and family in the Man … Continue reading

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