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    Chicken No Pie Mac N Cheese

    Disclosure: Some of the links below are affiliate links, meaning, at no additional cost to you, I will earn a commission if you click through and make a purchase. I have found the ultimate way to get my little one to eat meat! Surround it with a sauce or gravy, mix in some veggies and pasta and bam! Eats like a champ. I made this last night and his little belly was so full! I used my skillet again and the results were yummy! I use a deep cast-iron skillet by Lodge and it is perfect! It is pre-seasoned and ready for immediate use. I love cooking with cast-iron. It…

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    French Toast Bake

    So incredibly yummy! I had a half loaf of sourdough bread left and took a shot at making something with it. As you can see the pan is small so if you make more increase eggs and milk. Hope y’all enjoy! Ohh and the music is a great pick me up! Lil Zac Brown! If you prefer to read and print the recipe see below. Print Recipe French Toast Bake This French Toast is so incredibly easy to make and is my go to meal in the mornings. I can prep and pop in the oven while getting ready for work. My family loves the syrup fruit mixture that I…

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    Bourbon Whipped Cream

    Pair this wonderful whipped cream with your pies! I don’t have a specific bourbon I cook with but there are so many local distilleries these days why not support one of them! Enjoy y’all! Print Recipe Bourbon Whipped Cream Prep Time5 mins Course: DessertKeyword: bourbon, whippedcream Ingredients1 cup Heavy Whipping Cream2 tbsp Powdered Sugar1 tsp Real Vanilla extract1 tsp Bourbon InstructionsIn a chilled bowl combine all the ingredients and whip with a hand mixer until peaks form.

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    Deviled Eggs

    Deviled eggs are a must and I tend to make a crazy amount because they don’t make it to the table if I don’t! Again super easy and can make ahead.   Print Recipe Deviled Eggs Recipe is for a dozen but you can definitely make more! Ingredients6 large Eggs2 tbsp Olive Oil Mayo1 1/2 tbsp Sweet Pickle RelishWhite Vinegar Just a splash1 tsp Yellow MustardSalt & Pepper To tasteSmoked Paprika Garnish InstructionsPlace eggs in a single layer in a saucepan, add water covering eggs. Bring to a boil, cover, remove from heat, and let stand 15 minutes. Rinse under cold water for about a minute. I use a tablespoon…

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    Mashed Potatoes

    Being Irish the potato is a staple in my house! I love them cooked any way possible especially mashed! Enjoy this super creamy easy recipe. Print Recipe Mashed Potatoes Ingredients2.5 lbs Potatoes I love Russett or Yukon Gold3.5 cups Water for boil1 1/2 tsp Salt To taste1 1/2 tsp Pepper1 1/2 sticks Butter1 cup Milk I use almond for my allergy people InstructionsIn a large pot place peeled and diced potatoes and cover with water. Cook on high heat and boil about 10 minutes and medium heat another 20 minutes. Remove pot from heat and discard water. (Save the water and sip on for a potassium boost) In a mixing…

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    Simple Cranberry Sauce

    There are only a few of us that enjoy cranberry sauce so I don’t make a lot. This is a super quick and easy recipe that you are sure to enjoy! Print Recipe Cranberry Sauce Prep Time5 minsCook Time10 minsTotal Time15 mins Course: Side DishCuisine: AmericanKeyword: thanksgiving Ingredients1 pckg Cranberries1 cup Sugar1 cup Orange juice InstructionsIn a medium saucepan over medium heat, dissolve the sugar in the orange juice. Stir in the cranberries, and cook until they start to pop (about 10 minutes). Remove from heat, and transfer to a bowl. Cranberry sauce will thicken as it cools.

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    Yia Yia’s Sweet Potato Casserole

    AKA Goodness! I was introduced to this recipe 8 years ago and it is so darn good I can’t stand it! The sweet goodness and crispy topping make this a dish that is not for the faint at heart. It is not diet friendly either but hey, it’s only twice a year right? Hope y’all enjoy this as much as my family does.   Print Recipe Yia Yia's Sweet Potato Casserole Prep Time5 minsCook Time30 minsTotal Time35 mins Course: Side DishCuisine: SouthernKeyword: delicious, sidedish, sweetpotatoes, yummy Ingredients3 cups Mashed Sweet Potatoes I use Bruce's Yams with most of the liquid drained1 cup Sugar2 Eggs1 tsp Vanilla Extract1 stick MargarineTopping1/3 cup…

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    Halloween Rice Krispies Treats

    I found a recipe for  Soft Batch Candy Corn Cookies that are to die for, okay not literally but they are delish! This got me thinking what other tasty treats can be made with candy corn? I love candy corn and and I also love Rice Krispies Treats! I mean its sugary, gooey goodness so whats not to love! Oh and chocolate, my weakness, almost forgot that, so I decided to mix the three! I hope y’all enjoy and let me know what clever creations you have come up with!   Print Recipe Candy Corn Rice Krispies Treats with Drizzled Chocolate I make the original recipe Rice Krispies® treat because…

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    Caviar of the South

    Okay y’all let’s talk pimento cheese! Now that I am back in the Good Ole South I am introducing foods to Coop that he can’t get enough of! Pimento cheese is one of those foods! A basic recipe only has a few ingredients which include sharp cheddar cheese, mayo and pimentos. The varieties are endless however which can add, hot sauce, jalapenos, onions, and on and on. Pimento cheese can be served as a spread or in a sandwich. I made Coop a pimento cheese quesadilla the other night that he gobbled right up. Mix it with mashed yolks for a twist on deviled eggs! Again the possibilities are endless.…

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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…