Cheesy Taco Mac

Cheesy Taco Mac

Necessity is the mother of invention and that is definitely the case with this delicious recipe for cheesy taco mac! I was visiting my daughter, Terri, and I saw her staring at her pantry in a huff. She said, “Mom, can you put your thinking 

Seasoned Potato Wedges

Seasoned Potato Wedges

Don’t you just love potatoes? They come in so many varieties as it is but the countless ways to prepare them just promises great home cooking to satisfy everyone in the family. Seasoned potato wedges are no exception. They can be mild, spicy, cheesy, sweet… 

Kicked-up Red Beans and Rice

Kicked-up Red Beans and Rice

Red beans and rice? How very nice! My family requests this dish at least twice a month and since it is so flavorful and easy, it will be a regular on your menu, as well. All in the Prep Let’s start with the nitty-gritty – 

Copy-Cat Rice-a-Roni Spanish Rice

Copy-Cat Rice-a-Roni Spanish Rice

This has been a fun and delicious week! Cinco de Mayo is a great way to celebrate the Mexican heritage, especially with food. This week we enjoyed Queso Chicken, homemade burritos made with the leftovers plus refried beans, and tonight we will have fish tacos. 

Oh My Gravies!!

Oh My Gravies!!

2020 really tried hard to bite us in the biscuits. Oh my gravy, truth is truth! But what do we do when someone wants our biscuits? WE MAKE GRAVY! Gravy is something that I used to really have trouble with. My mama, bless her soul, 

Cornbread Pudding Casserole

Cornbread Pudding Casserole

I just love the holidays! It’s the time of year where it’s OK to overcook, overeat and overindulge on just about anything. I pull out all the family recipes and pour all the love I have into the dishes. Now that my kids are adults, 

Crockpot Shotgun Potatoes

Crockpot Shotgun Potatoes

These Crockpot Shotgun Potatoes are loaded (yeah, I went there!). Cooking low and slow is the trick to this perfect side dish. Potatoes go with any meal but these will give the main dish some serious competition! It is great to have such a hardy 

In a Jiffy Cornbread Mix

In a Jiffy Cornbread Mix

Cornbread is a staple down here in the South and from what I can tell, a treat no matter where you’re from. Having a cornbread mix handy is just good thinking and is very cost-effective. This recipe is easily made in bulk so that you 

Homemade Mac and Cheese

Homemade Mac and Cheese

This homemade mac and cheese recipe is a perfect addition to the family dinner table. It is creamy, decadent, and hearty. Cracker Barrel Restaurant inspired me to create my own version for my household and my family asks for it often. To me, it is