Hit Miss – Smashed Fried Okra Is A Big Hit

Smashed Fried Okra is tender on the inside and crunchy on the outside – just the way I like it.  Okra – it’s one of those southern foods that you love, hate or have to ask someone, “What is okra?”  There is no middle ground! Okra is a green flowering plant. It belongs in the same […]

Air Fryer Rosemary Garlic Potato Wedges

I was late to the party when it came to buying an air fryer. I actually gifted two of my daughters with air fryers before I ever took the plunge. Once I made Air Fryer Rosemary Garlic Potato Wedges, I was hooked.  I don’t know what took me so long to jump on the air […]

Favorite Thanksgiving Side Dishes

So this is my Thanksgiving week! Sunday – Went to the House of the Lord.  Well, actually, we are the house of the Lord, but you know what I mean! Monday – Shopping with two of my daughters.  We were shopping for Christmas outfits for the grandsons.  If you have boys, then you know how […]

How to Make Lightened Up Sweet Potato Casserole

For as long as I can remember, Sweet Potato Casserole has been one of my favorite Thanksgiving Day side dishes. When it comes to Thanksgiving, I’m more crazy about the sides than the turkey. Of course, just any sweet potato casserole won’t do.  Hold the marshmallows, please!  Don’t come near my sweet potatoes! When I was a […]