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    Vintage Cookbook Desserts!

    Found a vintage cookbook at my mama in laws and can’t wait to try some of these treasures! Print Recipe Spicy Apple Twists Course: DessertKeyword: dessert Ingredients2 large Apples peeled & corked1 can Pillsbury Crescent Rolls1 tbsp Margarine melted1/2 cup Sugar1 tsp Cinnamon1/2 tsp Cardamom1/4 cup Orange Juice InstructionsPreheat oven to 400° Cut each apple into 8 pieces Unroll crescent roll dough into 8 triangles. Cut each in half lengthwise to make 16 strips. Place an apple piece at wide end of each strip and roll up. Arrange on a 9-inch square pan Drizzle with melted butter Make a mixture with sugar, cinnamon and cardamom. Sprinkle on top of crescents.…

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    Apples Apples Everywhere!

    Fall and apples go hand in hand and I love anything cooked with apples. All month I will post apple recipes that will be sure to make a happy table! Be sure to check out my events page on Facebook too and see where the local Apple Festivals are! Print Recipe Apple Dumplings This is a vintage recipe from Mrs. Cecil Jordan. Total Time30 mins Course: DessertKeyword: apples, dessert, yummy Ingredients5 large Apples1/2 cup Shortening1 cup FlourPinch Salt1/2 cup Sugardash Cinnamondash Clovesdash Cardamomdot Butter2 tbl Butter2 cups Water InstructionsBecause this is a vintage recipe the author said to bake in a moderate oven. Not sure what that temperature is so…

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    Not Your Same Ole Oatmeal

    I have been experimenting the past couple of days with ways to make oatmeal for Coop. He is very hands on with his food and a bowl of oatmeal just won’t do. I have come up with two great recipes and both have been a success! Let me know how they work out for y’all and enjoy! Print Recipe Blueberry Banana Oatmeal Bake Perfect for lil hands and just the right amount of sweetness.  Prep Time5 minsCook Time30 minsTotal Time35 mins Course: Breakfast Servings: 6 Ingredients2 1/4 cups Quick Rolled Oats1 tsp Baking Powder1/2 tsp Cinnamon1/4 tsp Salt1 large Banana mashed3/4 cups Almond Milk can use regular milk1/4 cup Honey1…

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    Best Ever! Zucchini Bread

    I have made a ton of zucchini bread with different variations and have finally found THE BEST EVER! I have made this twice this week already and have requests for more. This recipe is perfect consistency, flavor and balance of spice with sweet. Of course you can always substitute things such as sugar, oil and spices but as this one is it really is perfect! Enjoy and I would love to hear from y’all what you think! Print Recipe Zucchini Bread Super moist and perfect balance of fresh zucchini and spices! Ingredients3 Eggs1 cup Vegetable oil I do a little less than a cup1 tsp Vanilla Real vanilla2 cups Zucchini…

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    Pork Roast BBQ Nachos

    So far this is one of my favorite nacho recipes! It is a touch of Southern mixed with Mexican flavors which come together in a mouth watering dish! This is a perfect weeknight meal since you use the pork that you grilled (recipe here) over the weekend! Print Recipe Pork Roast BBQ Nachos Quick and easy weeknight dish that your family is sure to love!  Prep Time15 minsCook Time10 minsTotal Time25 mins Course: Appetizer, Main CourseCuisine: Mexican, SouthernKeyword: bbq, beans, cheese, nachos, pork, tortillas Servings: 6 Ingredients2 cups Pulled Pork heatedTaco Seasoning to taste1 cup Mexican blend cheese Let's face it a cup isn't enoughQueso drizzled because there is no…

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    Shredded Pork Tacos

    Oh my word these are amazing! We are typically a 2 to 3 taco per person in our house. I had 5 and lost count how many my hubby ate! So good and easy since the pork is precooked and shredded from the weekend. (recipe here) To heat the pork I pan fried the meat with all of my seasonings and the crispy bits and tender meat was ridiculous good! Top with your favorites like avocado, lettuce, cheese, sour cream, queso, cilantro, whatever your palate desires! Serve with a side of black beans or pintos and enjoy! Print Recipe Shredded Pork Tacos Pan frying the meat makes these simply amazing!…

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    Carolina Style BBQ Sandwich’s

    You can’t go wrong with BBQ sandwich’s anytime of the week! Serve with slaw and hushpuppies and you have a perfect Southern meal! (Grilled Pork Recipe) There is a somewhat light-hearted feud that exists between the proponents of the two types of barbecue: Western style and Eastern style. What are the differences of the two you ask? Western Style: Western style barbecue (occasionally also referred to as Piedmont style) uses a “red” sauce/dip that is seasoned with ketchup, vinegar, and pepper, along with other spices that vary from recipe to recipe. It is most common in the Piedmont (central) and western areas of the state. This style uses only the…

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    Pork The Other White Meat

    A couple of weeks ago I cooked a 3lb pork roast on the grill. I didn’t realize how much meat that would render but I soon learned you can eat on that for a week easy! Problem is you don’t want just pulled pork so I was creative and am sharing the many ways you can use pork. Hope y’all enjoy! Side note: I will only use leftovers for three days then they are trashed. I have included three recipes below that I made with this pork recipe. Print Recipe Grilled Pork Roast Tickled with how well this turned out! I don't have a smoker but slow cooking on indirect…

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    Sausage & Egg Bake

    Another delicious breakfast/brunch recipe shared by a friend of mine. This is a great make ahead recipe and is sure to be a crowd-pleaser! Enjoy y’all!   Print Recipe Sausage & Egg Bake Perfect make ahead dish for breakfast or brunch! Prep Time1 hrCook Time50 minsTotal Time1 hr 50 mins Course: BreakfastCuisine: AmericanKeyword: breakfast, cheese, eggs, sausage Servings: 6 Ingredients1 dozen Eggs1 lb Sausage8 oz Cheddar Cheese shredded1 1/2 cups Milk may add more as needed5 slices bread white or wheat, cubed1 tsp Saltto taste Pepper InstructionsPreheat over to 375 degrees (skip this step if refrigerating overnight) Brown sausage, drain and set aside  Whisk together eggs, milk, salt and pepper …

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    Famous Chicken Enchiladas

    Now that I have your attention! This recipe is the most requested in my house and they are famous in my house and friend group. They can be made quickly if you prepare your chicken in the beginning of the week. Even if you make your chicken the night of these are quick and easy. The way you season your chicken is crucial as you don’t want bland, boring chicken. I season my chicken with S&P, garlic powder, homemade taco seasoning (different post), and a touch of Creole seasoning. I know it seems like a lot but it is amazing mixed with the green chilies in this recipe. I top…