Roasted Maple Glazed Pumpkin and Brussel Sprouts with Sage

I do love fall in my home state.  I’ve not been to New England during autumn, but I really feel that Arkansas’ autumnal season will rival anything that might be

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Thanksgiving Sides with a Twist {Asparagus Bundles}

Who doesn’t look forward to the bounty of a Thanksgiving dinner? We love gathering with family and friends, celebrating good news, honoring traditions and breaking bread together. The problem? “The

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Kitchen Basics: Pumpkin Pie Spice

It’s so easy to make your own pumpkin pie spice, y’all. Once you do it, you’ll wonder why you ever paid over $4 a bottle (a tiny one at that)

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Kitchen Basics: Homemade Apple Pie Spice Mix

So I’m working on my October 10 THV11 segment (Skipped September. It’s a long story.) which is going to feature apples since it’s apple season in Arkansas. I know everyone

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Hot Dog! Hot Dog! Hot Diggity Dog!

Make this Independence Day celebration or your next summer party an extra-special event. Grill up a bunch of Petit Jean Meats hot dogs, franks or Grillers and allow your guests

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Frozen Oreo-Yogurt Pie

I’ve been taking some time away from the blog lately to refocus, tend to some family business and spend time with our precious Perfect Boy and Perfect Girl.  Sometimes, you

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Hearty Chicken Greek Salad with Feta Vinagrette

What’s the greatest invention of this century? No. Not the cell phone. Although, it has changed our world, hasn’t it. Now you can NEVER get away from your job. Or

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Blueberry, Strawberry and Chicken Salad with Blueberry Vinaigrette

Spring has finally arrived (I hope!) in Arkansas. Our strawberries are just finding their way into the local markets, and they’ll be finding their way into lots of dishes at

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Pesto, Pasta, Bean and Sausage Soup

We’ve been celebrating National Soup Month throughout January at our house. Of course, we tend to celebrate with soup pretty much all of the time! I don’t think I ever

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Vegetarian Sweet Potato Chili {Slow Cooker}

I 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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