Easy Shamrock Dip

It couldn’t be easier to make this super simple Shamrock Dip. It’s the perfect Saint Patrick’s Day appetizer/snack & you can bust it out in no time at all. You don’t even need a recipe!  Just your favorite pre-made dip & a bell pepper or two. Choose bell peppers that have 4 prominent corners for… {read more}

Dublin Coddle

With Saint Patrick’s Day fast approaching, I thought it was the perfect time to share a new dinner family favorite with you – Dublin Coddle. It’s such a favorite, in fact, that I can’t justify only having it on St. Patty’s Day.  Totally embracing that 12% Irish in me that the Ancestry DNA kit told… {read more}

Pepperoncini Beef

I’ve been making this Crockpot Pepperoni Beef for what feels like forever. Well over 15 years now. It’s one of my favorite go-to recipes for a super easy & yummy dinner. This recipe only requires 4 ingredients (yes, only 4!) and a crockpot. I usually use a chuck roast in this dish but you can… {read more}

Cheesy Sausage Egg Muffins

CHEESY SAUSAGE EGG MUFFINS – these delicious breakfast bites only require 4 ingredients & less than 30 minutes of your time. Great make ahead breakfast & freezable too!  I used to be one of those people who just didn’t eat anything for breakfast. The only thing I would consume before noon would be coffee, cream… {read more}

Greek Restaurant Style Lemon Garlic Chicken & Potatoes

Greek Restaurant Style Lemon Garlic Chicken – my best friend learned how to make this delicious & easy dish in a family Greek restaurant some 20 years ago & it’s SO good! It’s all about the method here!! I have recently found a new dish I love thanks to a friend of mine. He used… {read more}

Easy Party Crackers

These Party Crackers are as easy as can be – you only need 4 ingredients! They’ll last for a week in an airtight container, but you’ll have them eaten before that – they’re so good! I have been making these Easy Party Crackers for almost 2 decades now. Sometimes I’ve used oyster crackers, sometimes I’ve… {read more}

Death by Chocolate Magic Cookie Bars

Death by Chocolate Magic Cookie Bars – you only need 5 ingredients for these. You will not believe how incredibly decadent this super simple recipe is! You’ve heard of magic cookie bars, right?  If you haven’t – they’re one of the easiest desserts you can make.  Well, a few days ago – my kids &… {read more}

Veggie Patch Pizza

When I was a teenager, my Grandma Millie would take me to the local Applebee’s for a Veggie Patch Pizza to share between us. It was her favorite thing served there & I don’t remember a single time that we ever went and didn’t get that pizza. I wasn’t big on veggies at that point… {read more}

Collard Green Rolls

COLLARD GREEN ROLLS – stuffed with pork, black eyed peas, garlic, onion, bacon, & spices. They are out of this world delicious!  It’s almost New Years and I don’t know about you – but every year, we have black eyed peas & collard greens for New Year’s dinner. Since I was a little girl, I’ve… {read more}

Butter Pecan Fudge

Butter pecan is one of my favorite flavors. I grew up eating it from as early as I can remember because it’s my Mama’s favorite flavor of ice cream. It’s a classic & oh so good. A while back, I made a Butter Pecan Layer Cake & it was one of the best things ever. (Seriously… {read more}

The BEST Chocolate Sheet Cake

So, today is my birthday. Or.. as my Daddy used to say – ‘Blow the trumpets & sound the horns, for today is the day that Crystal was born!’. Birthdays aren’t as much fun as they used to be. Back when I was a kid, I looked forward to them. I mean… I got presents…. {read more}

Crockpot Candied Pecans

These CROCKPOT CANDIED PECANS couldn’t be easier. And y’all – they are SO delicious. Great for snacks, parties – or pack them in mason jars for the perfect gift! It’s been a long standing argument between my mother & I on how to pronounce the word ‘pecans’. Mama says it’s pronounced like ‘puh-cahn’ – while… {read more}


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