APRICOT WINGS

3 cups vegetable oil 1 teaspoon smoked paprika 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder 3 pounds chicken wings, cut at joint 1/2 stick (2 ounces) butter 2 cloves garlic, chopped 1/2 cup Apricot Preserves 1/4 cup hot sauce 1 tablespoon soy sauce Read More …

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Southern Keto

You keep hearing about the Keto Style Diet Plan but just not sure if it’s right for you? The ketogenic lifestyle doesn’t require a sacrifice of flavor! Many people think that going keto means they have to give up American Read More …

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Apple Cinnamon Bread

An all time favorite!! 1/3 cup brown sugar (not packed) 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 2/3 cup white sugar 1/2 cup butter, softened 2 eggs 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1 3/4 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 Read More …

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Skinny Shake

Have you tried the Skinny Shake before, it tastes like a Wendy’s frosty: 3/4 cup Almond Milk about 15 ice cubes 1/2 tsp Vanilla 1-2 Tbsp unsweetened Cocoa powder 1/3 of a Banana Blend. Pour into your skinny shaker bottle Read More …

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Planning Your Garden!

A Few of Our Best Gardening Tips, Tricks And Pointers STAY ON TRACK Keep a garden journal and take photographs of your garden as it grows. Its easy to start the season with high expectations for your gardening. But as Read More …

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GRANNY’S HOT TODDY (FOR COLDS)

The cold and flu season are upon us and Grandma has a little drink to help! 1 tsp. sugar1 stick cinnamon1 jigger whisky, rum, or brandyFill mug with very hot water.1/2 lemon sliceStudded with:3 clovesMakes 1 serving.

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GRANNY’S ICE BOX FRUIT CAKE (NUTROLL)

1 (1 lb.) box vanilla wafers OR Graham cracker, crushed 1 sm. box raisins or dates, chopped 1 qt. pecans, chopped (I prefer ground fine) 1 can sweetened condensed milk 1 jar of cherries, cut up Mix the ingredients by Read More …

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Kentucky Biscuits

2 cups all purpose flour 2 1/2 tsp. baking powder 1/2 tsp soda Pinch of salt 1 Tbsp white sugar 1/2 cup butter or shortening if you prefer 3/4 cup buttermilk 1 Tbsp melted butter (optional) Mix all dry ingredients: Read More …

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Amaranth Grits Recipe

Ingredients: 1 cup amaranth 1 small clove garlic, peeled and finely chopped 1 medium onion, peeled and finely chopped 3 cups water or vegetable stock Sea salt or tamari soy sauce to taste Hot sauce to taste (optional) Garnish: 2 Read More …

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GRANDMA’S TENNESSEE JAM CAKE

INGREDIENTS” 1/2 c. butter 1 c. light brown sugar, packed 3 eggs, separated 2 c. sifted cake flour 1/2 tsp. soda 2 tsp. baking powder 1 tsp. nutmeg 1/4 tsp. cloves 1/2 tsp. cinnamon 1 c. seedless black raspberry preserves Read More …

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15 Bean Soup South Caroline Style

Ingredients: 1 (1 lb) bagregular 15 bean soup mix or 1 (1 lb) bagcajun 15 bean soup mix 1 large onion, chopped 4 garlic cloves, minced 1 (15 -30 ounce) can whole tomatoes, crushed 3 stalks celery leaves, included chopped Read More …

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9 LAYER NORTH CAROLINA SALAD

INGREDIENTS: 1 head lettuce (washed and broken into eatable pieces 3 stalks celery ( 1/4 inch slices) 1 (chopped) lg. onion 1 pkg. frozen sweet peas (blanched in microwave) 1 1/2 c. lite mayonnaise 2 tbsp. sugar 2 tbsp. garlic Read More …

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MISSISSIPPI MUD CAKE

INGREDIENTS: 2 c. flour 2 c. sugar 1/2 c. cocoa 1/2 c. water 1/2 c. butter 1/2 c. shortening 1/2 c. buttermilk 1 tsp. salt 1 tsp. baking soda 1 tsp. vanilla 2 eggs (beaten) FROSTING: 1 box powdered sugar Read More …

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LOUISIANA TWICE BAKED POTATOES

Ingredients: Whole Large Russett Potatoes Milk Butter Salt Pepper Cheese Sour Cream Bacon Bits Green Onions Parsley Paprika (All amounts are to your liking) Instructions: Bake potatoes until soft. (Microwave can be used, but putting them in aluminum foil and Read More …

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ABE’S KENTUCKY CARROTS

Ingredients: 3 lb. carrots 1/2 stick butter 1 tsp. cinnamon 1/4 c. brown sugar 1/4 c. orange marmalade Instructions: Peel and cook carrots until tender-drain. Melt butter over carrots and add other ingredients. May add brown sugar and marmalade to Read More …

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ALABAMA CHOCOLATE PECAN CHRISTMAS PIE

Ingredients: 1 1/4 c. chocolate wafer crumbs 1/3 c. melted butter 1/2 c. softened butter 3/4 c. firmly packed brown sugar 3 eggs 1 (12 oz.) pkg. semi-sweet chocolate chips 2 tsp. instant coffee granules 1 tsp. vanilla 1/2 c. Read More …

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3 ALARM TEXAS CHILI

1 lb. coarse ground sirloin 1 lb. sirloin steak, cut in bite size pieces 1 can Rotel (tomatoes with green chilies) 1 can Brooks hot chili beans 1 pkg Chili Mix, 3 alarm 1 lg. red onion 1 lg. bell Read More …

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Deviled Egg Spread

Ingredients: 1 dozen large eggs 2 tablespoons white vinegar 1 cup mayonnaise 1 tablespoon yellow mustard Salt & pepper Paprika for dusting How to make it: Perfect Hard Boiled Eggs In a large saucepan, cover the eggs with cold water; Read More …

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!!Christmas Jam! Makes Wonderful Gifts!!

INGREDIENTS 3 cups cranberries 1 orange, peeled and seeded 2 teaspoons orange zest (from above orange) 1 (10 ounce) package frozen sliced strawberries, slightly thawed 1/4 teaspoon ground cloves 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon 4 cups sugar 1/2 cup water 1 Read More …

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GEORGIA APPLE PIE

Ingredients: 2 Pillsbury ready to bake pie crusts FILLING: 5 c. apples 3/4 c. sugar 1 tsp. cinnamon 5 tbsp. flour Directions: Roll out 1 of the unbaked pie crust to fit a 13 x 9 baking dish. Combine ingredients Read More …

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