Cheese Straws

These Southern traditions should be on your table this Christmas Season! They are so easy and freeze perfectly. Keep them on hand for surprise guests, pop them in the oven real quick, instant offerings and your house smells divine!

Peach Balsamic Chicken

If you are having guests over, this dish sounds like you have skills beyond the norm. In actuality, it is simple, quick, and tastes like summer on an Italian vineyard; absolutely bursting with ripe peach and tangy balsamic. Major bonus, if you are trying to eat clean, this is your meal!

Chicken & Peach Quesadilla

It is peach season!  These peaches need a little lime to help their flavor stand up to all that is going on in here.  If your peaches aren’t quite ripe yet, just add a bit of sugar, a teaspoon at a time. The less you cook the veggies the more flavor pop  they have!  Also…

Pretzel Bombs- No Wait Time!

These pretzels are soft, buttery, and slammed with a flavor burst inside!  You can make these at home with no trouble or special equipment. Making your own breads or yeast creations are extremely budget friendly.  You can stuff these with absolutely anything, just make sure whatever it is has cooled completely and is not juicy….

Summer Seasoned Corn

This will be your favorite cook-out bring along!  I always offer to bring this, for two reasons.  First, it’s super fast, easy, and cheap.  In season is very inexpensive,  this is basic supply and demand.  Second, it looks like you tried a little!  This stuff is so delicious, and you cannot mess this up!  It’s…

Snickerdoodles

Tender crunch on the outside, gooey soft middle inside, this little cinnamon gem is addictive. The cream of tarter stabilizes the egg whites and creates the crunch. Do Not overbake these.  They should be cracked on top when you remove them from the oven, but not browned. You are going to love this recipe!  Cookies:…

Sweet Potato Gnocci

Gluten Free goodness!  I have been dabbling in the gluten-free world and I consider this a crossover recipe.  It can stay gluten filled or easily crossover to a gluten free recipe. I found this delicious 1 to 1 flour substitute..meaning you can use it as an EXACT replacement for anything you are baking that has…

Crispy Baked Hot Wings

I love my hot wings! I grew up very close to Buffalo NY, and spent the busiest part of my college years in Rochester NY, 30 minutes from the birth place of the Buffalo hot wing. Hot wings are in every good tavern in Upstate NY, but the best are where I grew up of…

Copy Cat Chick-fil-A Chicken Sandwich

Chick-fil-A has been a big part of my life in the South, It is delicious and it is convenient when you have practices, upon practices.  Somehow I always felt it was healthier….but maybe not?    I have seen several recipes that have the taste pretty spot on. If you have Peanut Allergies, this works fine…