((Singing)) “Beans and cornbread had a fight. Beans knocked cornbread out of sight. Cornbread said, Now that’s alright. Meet me on the corner tomorrow night. I’ll be ready, I’ll be ready tomorrow night. That’s what Beans said to cornbread, I’ll be ready tomorrow night.” Remember that old song by Louis Jordan? Oooo, I can smell … Continue reading Frugal Finds: Honeybaked Ham Hambones!
Happy pre-Thanksgiving! We’re celebrating early, and these are a couple of the yumny desserts I prepared for our feast – 7-Up pound cake, Pumpkin pie, and Bourbon Pecan pie. You can find the delicious recipes for each on the home page under the hyperlink titled respectively. And don’t think we just stopped there. You can … Continue reading My Favorite Holiday Recipes: Thanksgiving Edition
Need help in the kitchen to pull off Thanksgiving dinner? Delegate! I get my favorite BBQ place to smoke our turkey, which saves me oodles of time and the headache of stressing over a perfect turkey. I buy a fresh turkey and drop it off a few days before scheduled pickup. And at only $1.25 a pound to smoke, that is a steal. This 14 pound fresh Butterball turkey cost me $32 dollars total to have done (which includes cost of the turkey). Not to mention the incredible leftovers I’ll have for sandwiches or other recipes. So check out your local BBQ joint and ask how much they charge to smoke your turkey. Thanks, Southern Style Barbecue for a fabulous turkey every year!
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Hello all! It has been a while since I posted as I have been busy working on a few other projects. I know many are preparing the way for Thanksgiving, and since you know I am all about food, I wanted to take some time today and lay the ground work for my Thanksgiving. We … Continue reading What’s cooking for Thanksgiving?
Happy Sunday morning! Sitting here next to my main squeeze and sweet chickadees enjoying a late morning breakfast, fresh from the oven, of gluten free spinach bacon quiche and coconut banana nut bread. Washed down with a glass of apple cider, this is the perfect start to the beginning of the week. Yum up! Continue reading Gluten free spinach bacon quiche and coconut banana nut bread