Shrimp, Tomatoes and Pasta

Hubby comes home for lunch most days so I’m always looking for something beyond soups, salads and sandwiches. At the same time, neither of us wants a real heavy lunch

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Smoked Salmon over Cauliflower Rice Salad {Low Carb}

By now you know my love affair with cauliflower. I love it with a mustardy frosting.  I love it diced in a pilaf. Roasted, toasted, smashed or mashed–you’ll find cauliflower

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

We 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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Tart Lemon Bread

I 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}

It’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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Petit Jean Meats Favorites for THV11

This week’s THV11 This Morning segment focuses on one of my favorite Arkansas producers, Petit Jean Meats. In business since 1922, this family-owned business, produces the finest traditional Arkansas flavor

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Easy Homemade Ravioli and Tortellini for National Pasta Month

You know in our never ending quest to celebrate all things food, we set aside days, weeks and even months to showcase everything from aardvark (I serious hope not!) to

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Delightful Crab-Rice Cakes

When I was working on the revision of Riceland’s Crab-Rice Delight a while back, I made a few changes to the original recipe which I think improved upon an already

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Celebrating National Rice Month on THV11

I love Arkansas and I love promoting and supporting our Arkansas farmers and producers. Many of you already know that I am a Brand Ambassador for Riceland Foods and while

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Ruby Thomas’ Chicken Breasts Eden Isle

I’m really not obsessed, y’all. It may seem that I spend a whole bunch of time talking and writing about the Red Apple Inn on Eden Isle. Actually, I DO

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