Grilled Bacon Wrapped Poppers

Jalapeno poppers are so delicious. I love the slight heat paired with the robust flavor of the cheese and bacon. What better way than to grill them? INGREDIENTS: 7.5 oz Whipped Chive Cream Cheese 1 Piece of Bacon Per Jalapeno 1 Cup Shredded Cheese (I use cheddar but use your favorite) Desired amount of poppers…

Easy Ground Lamb

We use this recipe for the beginning of many meals. It is easy and flavorful! INGREDIENTS: 1/4 Md Onion Minced 2 Md Cloves Garlic Minced Splash of Worcestershire 1 lb Ground Lamb 3 tbsp Olive Oil  Heat oil over medium heat. Add onion and garlic and cook until translucent. Add meat and Worcestershire sauce. Salt and…

Thick Cut Oven Bacon

Who doesn’t like bacon? Okay…. Seriously. Bacon is just so bad for you but it is good, Yall! I love to do large batches in the oven to save time and it always turns out crispy! INGREDIENTS: Thick Applewood Smoked Bacon ( I always get Wright’s) Aluminum foil Sheet Pan Preheat oven to 400 degrees…

Easy Southern Cornbread

Cornbread is the staple of the south. Everyone knows some variation on this bread. Some make super sweet ones and others make savory ones. Regardless they are all amazing. INGREDIENTS: 1/4 Cup Butter 1 Cup Milk 1 Large Egg 1 1/4 cup Cornmeal 1/4 cup Sugar 1-2 tbsp Honey 1/2 ts Salt 1/4 ts Granulated…

Classic Southern Mashed Potatoes

Okay, I am going, to be honest, I always made potatoes from the box… Until I met Josh, well, until I met his grandmother. She schooled me in the ways of making great smashed, mashed, and loaded potatoes! This was over 10 years ago and the recipe has evolved since then. **This recipe usually serves…

Lamb Sloppy Joe

Sloppy joes are awesome! So hearty and amazing no matter if you are 5 or 95! INGREDIENTS:   1 lb cooked Lamb (use 2 Bell peppers diced 1 White Onion Diced 2 ts Worcestershire 2 ts Soy Sauce 1 ts Dried Chopped Basil 16oz Pureed Tomato 6 Cloves Minced Garlic 1/4 cup Brown Sugar 1ts Yellow Mustard…

Quick and Easy Cinnamon Rolls

If you follow this blog then you know I have a great love for crescent rolls. Well, this is a fun way to whip up some easy cinnamon rolls using crescent dough sheets. If you want mini cinnamon rolls then only use 1 sheet. INGREDIENTS: 2 tubes of Crescent Sheets Flour Cinnamon Sugar 3 Tbsp melted…

Easy Chicken and Tortellini Soup

We love to make soups! Especially when it is cold outside. You know one of the best things about making soup? It is really hard to mess up. Never underestimate your soup cooking ability;) INGREDIENTS: 1 can of Petite Diced Tomatoes 2 cups of Frozen Vegetables (Mixed Variety) 1 Large Package of your favorite pre-made…

Whipped Topping

Homemade whipped cream is absolutely the best! I swear by this recipe and so does everyone who tastes it. INGREDIENTS: 1 cup Heavy Whipping Cream 1ts Vanilla, Butter, and Nut Extract (or Vanilla) Powdered Sugar (I eyeball this 1 tbsp at a time) Dash of cinnamon sugar Take a metal bowl and place in the…

Zucchini​ Pasta Side Dish

This is a great addition to our regular side dishes. Even our two-year-old enjoys this one. These noodles are made out of Zucchini are sold at our local Publix in 2 cup containers and are super convenient. INGREDIENTS: 4 cups of noodles cut out of Zucchini 4 Cloves of Garlic minced 1/2 cup Parmesan cheese…

Oatmeal Cookies

Homemade oatmeal cookies are so good. Honestly, these are my go-to cookies. INGREDIENTS: 1 3/4 cup Oats (I use instant) 3/4 cup All-Purpose Flour 1 ts Cinnamon 1/2 ts Baking Soda 1/4 ts Salt 1 1/4 stick Butter (softened) 1/3 cup Brown Sugar 1/3 cup Granulated Sugar 1 large Egg 1 ts Vanilla, Butter, and…

Oven Smashed Potatoes

We all love a good loaded potato in this house, that is a fact. Having said that, we are always coming up with new ways to enjoy that concept. INGREDIENTS: 6 medium Red Potatoes 4 tbsp Butter 2-3 tbsp chopped Scallions 5 Cloves of Garlic minced 3 Pieces of Thick cut Bacon chopped and cooked…