Merry Christmas

The following story came to me in a Christmas Card from Joe & Pat Flores and it so moved me. It is the epitome of Christmas, giving, giving our best to one another. I so often hear people complain that Christmas is so commercialized and I can’t afford, etc. but we forget we each have…

Christmas Quiche

Bacon & Cheddar Quiche Yummy wonderful Southern Christmas breakfast! Hint: Spread cheese to the edge of the warm, bacony grits “crust” to prevent any custard from seeping out while the quiche bakes. Ingredients: 6 thick bacon slices 2 1/4 cups milk 2 tablespoons butter 1/2 cup uncooked stone-ground grits 2 teaspoons kosher salt, divided 1…

Baby Cinnamon Rolls

This recipe could not be any easier, so no excuses! You can roll, cut, cover and refrigerate the night before, in the morning you are just melting butter and brown sugar in the pie plate, place rolls in plate and bake. Everyone will love you. A great way to start your morning. Baby Cinnamon Rolls…

Reindeer Mix

Here is a recipe that I have been making for many many years, it is a great snack and very addictive, thus the reason I only make it once a year! Lol. You can substitute with your favorite nuts or cereal etc, to make it your own, I have found this is a perfect blend…

York Peppermint Cookies

Ok, who loves a refreshing peppermint patty These cookies are fudge heaven with a mint ahhh! If you are looking for some great cookie swap or Christmas cookie recipes, you have found a great one. All your friends, co-workers and family, will be as happy as Santa! Enjoy! York Peppermint Patty Fudge Cookies! Ingredients: 1…

Easy Cheesy Breakfast Casserole

Yummy, Yummy, this casserole is Awesome! Easy and cheesy, make ahead or the morning of, either way you will be glad. I like to serve with fresh fruit salad. Would also be good served with sweet potato bread, check blog for recipe. Ingredients: 4 slices bacon, cooked and crumbled 1 lb ground breakfast sausage, no…

Heavenly Stuffed Fudge Cookies

These are awesome! Make sure you have a cup of hot chocolate with this one. If you are looking for some great cookie swap or Christmas cookie recipes, you have found a great one. All your friends, co-workers and family, will be as happy as Santa! Enjoy! Fudge Cookies Stuffed with Candy Cane Buttercream Ingredients:…

Stir-Fried Okra

When the weather gets cold I start to get cravings for Chinese Food. It seems like it warms you up and is a cozy comfort food. I like to stir-fry at home and make fried rice, so I control how much salt goes in. I have stir fried a bunch of different vegetables, typical things…

Blackberry Cheesecake Bars

This is one of my favorites, blackberries, combined with my husbands favorite, cheesecake. So a perfect combo, you will so enjoy these. To me it’s a taste of the holidays plus a reminder of summer flavors. Great gifts for neighbors, friends, and coworkers, or a great dessert for your next Christmas party. Blackberry Cheesecake Bars…