New Years Southern Style

If I could save time in a bottle, what would it look like? It would be filled with memories. It kinda looks like the places that we have shopped around this year. The trend it seems, is that the public at large is yearning for the past and memories of a more simple life. This…

Cherry Coconut Bars

Cherry Coconut Bars Ingredients: 1 cup all-purpose flour 3 tablespoons confectioners’ sugar 1/2 cup cold butter, cubed Filling: 2 eggs 1 cup sugar 1 teaspoon of vanilla extract 1/4 cup all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 teaspoon salt 3/4 cup chopped walnuts 1/2 cup quartered maraschino cherries 1/2 cup flaked coconut Directions In a…

Disasters of Christmas Past

Out of all the good memories of Christmas time, I can remember some funny moments. Let me share one with you. My first encounter with a gaming console came out of a Sears catalogue our parents bought. Everything came out of Sears. Our clothes, shoes, hair rollers, girdles, everything. One foggy Christmas morning, we got…

Kelli’s Cherry Cobbler

Cherry Cobbler is great anytime of the year but I think it has the perfect colors for the Holidays. Warm and red then add a scoop of vanilla bean ice cream and voilĂ  you have Christmas in a bowl! Ingredients: 1 cup of self rising flour 2 teaspoons of cinnamon 1 cup of buttermilk 1/2…

Holiday Fondue

Here is a great fun fondue recipe, it is so warm and cozy. A great goody for any party, game, or date night, and a yummy appetizer before Thanksgiving or Christmas Dinner. Hope you will give it a try, I’m sure it will make you smile, Yum! Holiday Fondue Ingredients 1 tbsp butter 1 dry…

Spruced Out Brussel Sprouts

If you are looking for a great side dish for your next Holiday Dinner or special get together, look no further. This is the one, awesome full of flavor and compliments ham, turkey, steak, duck, and roast. This will impress your guests. Serves 6 Ingredients: 6 slices bacon cooked and crumbled 2 tsp of bacon…

Velvet Cream Biscuits

This is a great easy biscuit recipe, no cutting in butter, just measure, mix and roll out! It can be thrown together quick, popped in the oven, and cooked in 10 minutes. Fresh and homemade, you will know every ingredient that is in it. So say no to canned biscuits and yes to fresh! Velvet…

Patti’s 1880’s Settlement

Today I wanted to share with you one of my favorite places to eat and shop, It is in Grand Rivers Kentucky. Patti’s 1880’s Settlement and Restaurant. I get so excited every time we go, especially in November, this is the time of their Holiday Festival of Lights and Christmas Concert. It is MAGICAL! We…