Kitchen Basics: Roasted Brussels Sprouts

TweetIf the only way you’ve ever had brussels sprouts was when they were boiled to death, then you haven’t really had brussels sprouts. No wonder you didn’t like them. Give

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Vegetarian Sweet Potato Chili {Slow Cooker}

TweetI am by no means a vegetarian, but I do like to serve meatless meals at least 1 or 2 times per week. Fortunately, Hubs is just fine with that.

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The Very Best Chili, Y’all {Slow Cooker}

TweetWe are soup, stew and chili lovers at our house. Seldom a week goes by that I don’t fix at least one version, especially during the fall and winter months.

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ELVIS IS ALIVE! and The King’s Pound Cake

TweetWhat’s your favorite Elvis story? I can vividly remember his appearance on the Ed Sullivan Show (oh boy, does that ever date me). You see, the Ed Sullivan Show appeared

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Cheesy Poblano Cauliflower Rice {Low Carb}

TweetFor all of you cauliflower haters out there — here’s your dish! Cheesy Poblano Cauliflower Rice will change your mind with the first mouthful. It’s so dang good, I really could

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Tart Lemon Bread

TweetI am such a lemon lover. It seems I migrate toward just about anything savory or sweet having a lemony taste. I got such a hankering this morning which I

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Lucky Black-Eyed Peas and Collard Greens Soup {Slow Cooker}

TweetIt’s tradition, y’all. And in the South we’re all about tradition. Black-eyed peas and greens can be found in some form or another on just about every Southern table on

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Cauliflower Rice Pilaf

TweetI’ve been an ardent reader of Eating Well since it was first published. The January/February 2017 issue contained several recipes I earmarked to try, the first being this amazing Cauliflower Rice

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Intensely Dark Chocolate Peppermint Brownies

TweetYou may have gathered by now that I am a dark chocolate and peppermint freak  lover. I mean I am on a constant quest for ways to combine those two

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Gifts From the Kitchen: Slow Cooker Calico Bean Soup

TweetThis is another idea in my Gifts From the Kitchen series, and it’s one I often fix. We are bean and soup lovers at our house so this makes for

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