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HOMEMADE LIQUID LAUNDRY DETERGENT: Ingredients: 4  Cups – hot tap water 1  Fels-Naptha soap bar (I’ve also used Ivory soap – it has no scent) 1 Cup Arm & Hammer Super Washing Soda ½ Cup Borax DIRECTIONS: Grate bar of soap and add to saucepan with water. Stir continually over medium-low heat until soap dissolves [...]

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  These little gems are a mix between and cake donut and a muffin. Easy to make and drenched in cinnamon sugar butter. French Breakfast Puffs from The Pioneer Woman – Ree Drummond Ingredients for Puffs: 3 cups all-purpose flour 3 teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon 1 cup sugar 2/3 cup [...]

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The kids asked me to make hummus today. I did not have chick peas. I did have butter beans. And so Redneck Hummus was born. The texture is smooth and thick and the taste is buttery and smoky. I think you’ll like it. Redneck Hummus: INGREDIENTS: 1 15.5 oz. can of butter beans, drained 2 [...]

Peach Cobbler

  I love Peach Cobbler. I love the cracks in the crust. I love the juicy syrup at the bottom and I love the peaches. I can’t wait until I’m in Georgia again so I can make this with fresh from the farm peaches. I saw this on TV over the weekend and I have [...]

Outrageous Brownies

  Rich, decadent, moist and buttery is what these delicious brownies are. There’s a reason for that.  Read on. Outrageous Brownies from Ina Garten: Ingredients: 1 pound unsalted butter 1 pound plus 12 ounces semisweet chocolate chips 6 ounces unsweetened chocolate 6 extra-large eggs 1 tablespoon instant coffee granules (optional) 2 tablespoons pure vanilla extract [...]

Outrageous Brownies

Rich, decadent, moist and buttery is what these delicious brownies are. There’s a reason for that.  Read on. Outrageous Brownies from Ina Garten: Ingredients: 1 pound unsalted butter 1 pound plus 12 ounces semisweet chocolate chips 6 ounces unsweetened chocolate 6 extra-large eggs 1 tablespoon instant coffee granules (optional) 2 tablespoons pure vanilla extract 2 [...]

Slap Yo Mama Homemade Barbecue Sauce

  Mama, Daddy, Uncle Mike and Aunt Debra’s favorite sauce. They use it on EVERYTHING. Mama created it. Mike has a pit he built himself in his backyard – it’s where all the smoked meat in my family comes from. Our friend, Glenn Addison, came up with the name and said we needed to bottle [...]

Hot Corn Dip

Hot Corn Dip . Cheesy. Salty. Crunchy. Yummy. My family loves warm dip and this one’s a real keeper. This recipe is from my fellow Georgian, Trisha Yearwood, with a couple of additions. HOT CORN DIP: INGREDIENTS: Two 11-ounce cans Mexican corn, drained (I just used plain corn so the kids would eat it) Two [...]

Strawberry Lemonade Layer Cake

  This Strawberry Lemonade Layer Cake is really good, Mama says. She served it for Sunday dinner yesterday and it was a big hit. It’s in this month’s Southern Living Magazine. She said she’ll use this icing recipe from now on. Strawberry Lemonade Layer Cake: INGREDIENTS FOR THE CAKE: 1 cup butter, softened 2 cups granulated sugar [...]

Chili Mac and Cheese

Tasty, hearty and stick to your ribs – this chili mac and cheese is even better than it sounds. Our new favorite meal. I saw this from my friend Rebecca this past week from a website called damndelicious.net. And it is. Chili Mac and Cheese: INGREDIENTS: 1 tablespoon olive oil 2 cloves garlic, chopped 1 [...]