Mom’s Deep Fried Turkey Rub

This post, Mom’s Deep Fried Turkey Rub contains affiliate links. If you click the link make a purchase, I will receive a small commission at no extra cost to you.  If you’ve never had a deep-fried turkey for Thanksgiving, you just don’t know what you’re missing. Mom and dad have been deep frying their holiday […]

Patty’s Pimento Cheese

In the south, Pimento Cheese rates way up there, right along side sweet tea, boiled peanuts, grits and cornbread. I don’t know if we could live without it! We eat it as a dip with crackers and crudites. We spread it thick on sandwiches. I’ve even been known to eat it straight up, with a […]

Lazy Day Avocado Sushi

I have a thing for sushi.  My favorite sushi restaurant is Ru Sans in Charlotte.  Akina’s isn’t bad and Red Bowl is good. But, alas, I can’t click my heels three times and appear at Ru Sans every time I get a yen for sushi.  So, I learned to make basic sushi all by myself. […]

Voodoo Pecans AKA Spicy Southern Pecans

Pecans are my favorite nuts, hands down, and these Voodoo Pecans (aka Spicy Southern Pecans) are the best.   When my oldest daughter’s boyfriend (now husband) lived in NY and was studying for his finals in grad school, she thought it would be a splendid idea to share some love and send him a care package.  We […]

Peanut Butter Brownie Cups & Chocolate Chip Cheese Ball

Have you noticed that most Christmas treats are all about the chocolate?  That’s because chocolate makes everything better!  These two recipes are party-worthy!             Peanut Butter Brownie Cups   1 pkg fudge brownie mix  miniature peanut butter cup candies, unwrapped Preheat oven to 350.  Place paper baking cups in muffin […]